STG Names Paul Fernandes New COO
Reston, VA — September 18, 2008 — STG, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Fernandes as STG’s Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Fernandes joined STG in 2004 and is the only person to have served as Senior Vice President of STG’s Defense Sector and Senior Vice President of STG’s Civil Agencies Sector. In all, Mr. Fernandes brings 25 years of senior management experience to the job.
“Having served as head of both of our Sectors provides me with unique insight into STG. I understand the needs of our customers and how STG can help them achieve their goals,” said Mr. Fernandes. “I believe in STG’s vision, and my primary focus is to continue to position STG as a billion dollar company by the year 2016.”
“Mr. Fernandes is intimately familiar with all aspects of our business,” said Simon Lee, President and CEO of STG. “His industry experience, commitment to the STG vision and passion for business make him an ideal candidate to lead STG to the next level.”
As COO, Mr. Fernandes will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations, improving efficiencies and driving new business across the company. He will leverage STG’s existing contract vehicles while selectively pursuing new opportunities to lead the company’s growth towards $1 billion.
“Paul has a proven track record with STG and a history of success throughout his career,” Mr. Lee added. “He knows how to implement our mission, knows and has the respect of our employees and, most importantly, knows and understands our customers.”
Since 1986, STG has provided the U.S. government with customer-focused, performance-based solutions — using technology as an engine to drive our customers’ missions. Solutions are leveraged from our core competencies in information technology, applied engineering, homeland security and scientific support. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, STG is one of a small percentage of U.S. companies with an SEI CMMI Maturity Level 3 rating and ISO 9001:2000 certification — ensuring repeatable processes with high-quality, low-risk results for our customers. Visit STG at www.stg.com.