CHANTILLY, Va., Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vencore, Inc. has appointed Steven Omick, Ph.D. as president of its Applied Communication Sciences (ACS) research and engineering lab located in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. An 18-year veteran of the intelligence community, Dr. Omick has had numerous roles of increasing responsibility throughout his career in the design, development, and advanced engineering of high-technology solutions and large-scale program management.
"Steven Omick brings a wealth of knowledge and mission-focused leadership experience to Vencore," said Vencore President and Chief Executive Officer Mac Curtis. "His deep understanding of the complexities that challenge our customers, combined with his ability to lead the development of high-impact solutions will provide a direct benefit to our client base."
"I am honored to be a part of the rich ACS legacy and eager to contribute to the Vencore team," said Steven Omick. "The distinguished and innovative capabilities of our research and engineering lab are in critical demand by both the government and industry. I look forward to further developing our relationships with our customers as a trusted partner."
Dr. Omick succeeds Brent Greene, who previously announced his retirement. "We are grateful for Brent's leadership and dedication in garnering numerous successes during his tenure and providing exceptional service to our customers in both the federal and commercial sectors," said Mac Curtis. "We wish him the best during his well-earned retirement."
Prior to joining Vencore, Dr. Omick was the president and chief executive officer of Rincon Research Corporation, a scientific and engineering research company providing a broad range of services and products to the U.S. Government, with a particular emphasis on digital signal processing.
Dr. Omick holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, a master's degree specializing in power and control systems, and a doctorate specializing in computational electromagnetics from New Mexico State University.
Vencore is a proven information solutions, engineering and analytics company that helps its customers solve their most complex challenges. For more than 40 years, Vencore has designed, developed and delivered mission-critical solutions as its customers' trusted partner. Its innovations in cyber security, data analysis and technology, and focus on research, ensure Vencore remains ahead of the ever-changing demands in the market. Vencore has 4,800 employees and is based in Chantilly, VA. For more information about Vencore, visit www.vencore.com.
About Applied Communication Sciences (ACS)
Drawing on its Bell Labs heritage, ACS, a wholly-owned subsidiary on Vencore, Inc., delivers advanced research, consulting and engineering to enable government agencies, telecom carriers and commercial enterprises to fully exploit the future of communications, data analytics and cyber security. For more information about Applied Communication Sciences, visit www.appcomsci.com.
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