John Kuchta Named Director

Hollywood, MD – 09 August 2010 – Smartronix is pleased to announce the promotion of John Kuchta to the position of Director, Navy Programs.

John joined Smartronix in 2002 as the Manager of NAVAIR Operations at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station and was promoted to Deputy Director of Navy Programs in 2006. During the past eight years, John has positioned the company by leveraging relationships that will provide for current sustainment of existing contracts as well as future growth. His successes include support of winning prime proposals at the Office of Naval Research (ONR), Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), and NAVAIRs Analysis and Planning Support efforts with AIR 0.0. Also, John has continued to build Smartronix’ presence in critical areas such as in the Tidewater, Virginia area by managing the Cyber Asset Reduction Security (CARS) and Naval Information Operation Command efforts.

John is very involved in organizations such as the Charleston Defense Contractors Association (CDCA) and the Tidewater Association of Service Contractors (TASC). In addition, John participates in local events held by the Chamber of Commerce, The Patuxent Partnership, and the local Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA).