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TASC Names Larry Strang to Head Cybersecurity Initiatives
May 10, 2010 (05:05 PM EDT)
CHANTILLY, Va., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- TASC, Inc. (TASC), the leading independent and non-conflicted provider of advanced system engineering, integration and support services to the intelligence, defense and federal civilian markets, has named Larry Strang to head the company's Cybersecurity Initiatives.
"With threats to our nation's cybersecurity constantly changing, TASC is well prepared to continue to help the federal government assure the security and resiliency of America's information technology and communications infrastructure," says Wood Parker, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Larry's deep experience in cybersecurity ensures that under his leadership the TASC team remains ready to deliver the best available programs and engineering to our federal customers."
Strang joins TASC from Northrop Grumman Corporation, where he served most recently as Vice President and Director for the Northrop Grumman Cybersecurity Group, and previously served as their NSA Account Manager. Before Northrop, Strang was Vice President for Operations at SAIC. A retired colonel from the U.S. Air Force with 31 years of service and an alumnus of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Strang earned a Graduate Certificate in Information Systems Technology from The Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from Central Michigan University.
"As part of his leadership responsibilities, Strang will lead the development of TASC's Cyber Long Range Strategic Plan, identify new and support ongoing cyber-based franchise programs, and explore new opportunities in the cybersecurity business," said Joe Dodd, Vice President, Business Development. "The growing sophistication of the ever-changing cyber threat requires assertive and integrated measures to defend networks and protect critical information assets. Larry's insight into the customers' needs and available technologies will facilitate our growth in this critical defensive realm."
TASC, formerly a unit of Northorp Grumman Corporation, is a premier, non-conflicted provider of advanced system engineering, integration and decision-support services across the intelligence community, Department of Defense and civilian agencies of the federal government. For more than 40 years, we have partnered with our customers toward one goal—the success of their missions. TASC's broad portfolio of services includes cybersecurity; advanced concept and technology development; enterprise engineering and integration; program, financial and acquisition management; system/policy studies and analysis; test and evaluation; and program protection engineering. For more information and career opportunities, visit www.tasc.com.
SOURCE TASC, Inc.