John B. Wood recognized as a leading tech innovator in the Greater Washington area
Ashburn, Va. – December 4, 2018 – Telos® Corporation, a leading provider of continuous security solutions and services for the world’s most security-conscious organizations, announced that its CEO and chairman, John B. Wood, was named among the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s (NVTC) Tech 100 list of companies and individuals driving innovation.
The NVTC Tech 100 features 100 of the top technology companies and executives in the greater Washington area that are driving innovation, implementing new solutions, and leading growth in the region. The honorees were celebrated last night at a signature event held in their honor at the Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner.
Mr. Wood attributes the award to the quality of the entire team at Telos. “This award is a reflection of our passion for working with our customers to provide superior solutions at the speed of mission and relevance,” he said.
In his role as CEO and chairman of Telos, Mr. Wood has diversified the company’s product portfolio and expanded its footprint to include commercial enterprises; military, civilian and intelligence agencies of the federal government; and allied nations around the world. Under his leadership, Telos offerings have become the official messaging system of record for the Department of Defense and the database of record for the U.S. Intelligence Community.
Mr. Wood also serves as chairman of the Alliance for Digital Innovation, a coalition of technology companies helping to shape government IT modernization efforts through advocacy and thought leadership. In addition to his work in technology, Mr. Wood is a strong supporter of STEM education and the arts, and he has served since 2012 as chairman of the board of directors for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), a national organization that provides care and support for the families of America’s fallen military heroes.
About Telos Corporation
Telos Corporation empowers and protects the world’s most security-conscious organizations with solutions and services for continuous security assurance of individuals, systems and information. Telos’ offerings include cyber security solutions and services for IT risk management and information security; secure mobility to protect globally connected organizations; and identity management to establish trust in personnel and continuously monitor for insider threats. The company serves military, intelligence and civilian agencies of the federal government, allied nations and commercial organizations around the world. In 2017, Telos was recognized as a leading cyber company, evidenced by a top 25 ranking on the global Cybersecurity 500 list. The company is also a 2017 recipient of the prestigious James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the Defense Security Service (DSS), awarded to less than .03% of eligible organizations. For more information, visit www.telos.com and follow us on Twitter @TelosNews.
Merritt Group (for Telos)