Le Lézard
Classified in: Science and technology
Subject: AWD

Peraton Awarded James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award

HERNDON, Va., June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Peraton was awarded the James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award by the Defense Security Service (DSS) at the Annual National Classification Management Society Training Seminar in St. Louis, MO.

left to right: David Pryor, Lisa Brumfield, Laurel Pearson Lloyd, Scott Stroble

Peraton's cleared facility in Greenbelt, MD, was cited for exceeding the highest standards of security and attaining sustained superior industrial security review ratings. At the Greenbelt facility, Peraton supports NASA Goddard Space Flight Center's largest services program, the Space Communications and Network Services contract (SCNS), through the mission-enabling delivery of vital communications and data relay services.

"Recognition at this elite level is an honor, reaffirming our strong customer partnerships and acknowledging our dedication to the safety and security of our programs, facilities, and the people and information we protect," said Stu Shea, Peraton's chairman, president and CEO. Selected from more than 13,000 cleared contractors, Peraton was one of only 51 recipients to receive the award.  

Each year, DSS performs the rigorous process of selecting cleared facilities. Criteria include a nomination by a DSS Industrial Security representative, two consecutive superior industrial security review ratings, and an intense national vetting process. "This award is a testament to our corporate commitment to best practices and sustained excellence in security for the missions we support," stated Phil Mazzocco, Peraton's chief security officer.

About Peraton

Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation's most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. As a trusted provider of highly differentiated space, intelligence, cyber, defense, homeland security, and communications capabilities, Peraton is a critical partner to the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and select federal agencies and commercial entities. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, the company employs more than 3,000 people across the U.S. and Canada.

SOURCE Peraton

These press releases may also interest you

at 20:05
CUTERA, INC., ("Cutera" or the "Company") a leading provider of laser, light and other energy-based aesthetic systems for practitioners worldwide, announced today that Brazil's healthcare regulatory authority, Agência Nacional de Vigilância...

at 19:50
StackHawk, a SaaS company building security software for DevOps teams, today announced venture funding of more than $2 million, led by Boulder-based Foundry Group. The seed round also includes investments from Costanoa Ventures, Palo Alto, CA;...

at 19:42
Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Ideanomics, Inc.  from May 15, 2017 through November 13, 2018, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The lawsuit...

at 19:00
International Datacasting?part of the Novra Group of companies­?is pleased to announce it has received an intitial order for eighteen Edgecaster Pro digital program insertion devices from MVS Television, one of Mexico's top television networks. The...

at 19:00
Based on its recent analysis of the global financial services market for blockchain-based platforms, Frost & Sullivan recognises Coinify with the 2019 Global Growth Excellence Leadership Award. It offers individuals, merchants, payment processors,...

at 19:00
On May 24, 2019, RCCA MSO LLC ("RCCA MSO"), the management services entity for Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC ("RCCA") and RCCA MD LLC ("RCCA MD" and together with RCCA MSO and RCCA, the "RCCA Group") became aware of suspicious activity...

News published on 13 june 2019 at 10:00 and distributed by: