Former Air Force Senior Leader Brings Military and Technology Insight to Cybersecurity Solutions Provider
ASHBURN, Va. – January 31, 2012 – Following over 30 years of military leadership, retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Paul F. Capasso has joined the executive ranks of leading cybersecurity solutions provider Telos® Corporation as the company’s vice president, strategic programs.
In his new role, Capasso will advise Telos leadership on joint-service matters; evaluate strategic opportunities, initiatives, partnerships, alliances and joint ventures; augment program growth and business development; and interface directly with customers to ensure their requirements are understood and addressed.
“Telos represents the confidence and trust required to operate in an ever-changing cyber environment,” Capasso said. “I am extremely pleased to be joining a dedicated team of professionals committed to providing innovative solutions affecting our nation’s most serious economic and security challenges.”
Capasso was commissioned upon graduating from the Air Force Academy in 1978 and embarked upon a career that covered all aspects of information technology and aerospace operations. His assignments included command, control, communications and computer (C4) leadership roles at United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) and United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) before completing his service in the officeof the Air Force CIO and retiring in 2011.
“Our military, intelligence and civilian customers depend upon our ability to assess and anticipate their needs,” said John Wood, chairman and CEO of Telos Corporation. “General Capasso’s leadership experience in communications and cybersecurity give him rich insight into the government’s unique technology requirements.”
About Telos Corporation
Telos Corporation has provided innovative IT solutions and services to the federal government for more than 30 years, focusing since 1997 on cybersecurity. Telos solutions ensure that the government’s most security-conscious organizations comply with demanding federal and DoD information security mandates. Offerings include Xacta® IA Manager for enterprise IT security management, enterprise security consulting services, secure networks, secure enterprise messaging, and secure identity management solutions. Solutions are represented to the federal government on Telos’ GSA schedule. For more information, visit https://www.telos.com/.