ROCKVILLE, Md., April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKA, a global provider of architecture, engineering, facilities and operations and maintenance solutions to government, announced today that Mark Smith has joined the executive leadership team as Senior Vice President. In this newly created position, Mark will lead NIKA's Architecture and Engineering and Program Management business units. His responsibilities include enhancing business unit operations, implementing effective client service programs, expanding core services and working with the executive leadership team on the design and implementation of growth strategies.
"Mark has a proven track record of success in operations and program management," said Kabir Chaudhary, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Mark's experience with government and commercial clients as well as his extensive knowledge of engineering operations will be a great addition to our team."
Mark is an accomplished leader with over 28 years of experience in leading diverse teams in the successful identification, pursuit, and performance of complex architectural and engineering programs and projects for a broad spectrum of clients.
"I am excited to join NIKA's executive leadership team," said Mark. "Their unique ability to go well beyond traditional architecture and engineering is what captivated me most about NIKA. I look forward to playing an integral role in its growth and success."
Mark was formally the Chief Operating Officer at Sullivan International Group, Inc., served as Managing Partner at Rock Creek Environmental, and held a succession of leadership positions at Tetra Tech, Inc. over his 23-year tenure. Mark holds a BS in Civil Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Institute of Technology.
NIKA is revolutionizing how businesses and governments design, build and manage real property. By combining architecture, engineering, planning, technology, advisory, program management, logistics, operations and maintenance services all under one roof, we are able to provide a significant value-add to our clients.
The services supplied by NIKA, coupled with our large network of suppliers and partners, means that clients can expect more options, better results and exceptional client service, enhancing operational excellence and readiness.
For more information about NIKA, please visit http://www.nikasolutions.com.