Alexandria, Virginia, June 27, 2013. CIS announced today that Founder, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Michael I. Hodges has submitted his resignation as Chairman and CEO and relinquished his shares in the company. Concurrently with Mr. Hodges departure, CIS’s operational management team – President, Mr. Robin E. “Pug” Gutridge, Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Mr. Richard M. Denham, and Vice President for Operations, Mr. Christopher D. Platt purchased a controlling interest in the company. Under the new ownership structure, Mr. Gutridge will become the Chairman of the Board. Mr. Platt will be the CEO and President, and Mr. Denham will maintain his position as CFO. The new ownership team stated that they are excited about the opportunity to build upon the foundation that Mr. Hodges began building in 1990 and will continue to provide the same quality service that CIS has been known for.
CIS provides professional services to the Federal Government. Initially established to provide Information Technology support services CIS has also established outstanding credentials in the areas of Acquisition and Procurement, Logistics, and Enterprise and Program Management Support. These services provide creative solutions and value-added services in an environment that allows its customers, and its employees to be successful. CIS’s success is based on the application of well defined, repeatable, managed, measured, and continuously improving processes implemented by a skilled and well-trained team. CIS was inducted into the INC Magazine Hall of Fame in 2004 and was recognized as the Small Business Administration’s Graduated 8(a) of the Year in 2006.