Smartronix Hires Former NLRB CTO Mr. Akbar Hamid as Director of Technology
Reston, VA – 20 August 2013 -
Smartronix announced today that it hired Mr. Akbar Hamid as
Director of Technology. In his new role, Mr. Hamid will be
responsible for driving the Smartronix Cloud Assured product
offerings of the Intelligent Cloud Hub, Cloud managed services,
and Cloud consulting services.
Mr. Hamid has 17 years of experience in the technology field,
ranging from satellite communications, intelligence, and
mission-critical systems to high performance public Web systems.
He was formerly the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at the
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), where he led the Agency
technology strategy and vision. Under his guidance, the NLRB
consolidated disparate case management systems into a single
unified enterprise case management system with electronic case
records. Additionally, with his strategic vision, the NLRB moved
core infrastructure and applications to such Cloud services as
Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Office 365. Prior to his work
at the NLRB, Mr. Hamid worked as a Consultant assisting
organizations with strategic technology and process challenges.
He worked with a variety of Fortune 500 organizations as well as
Federal and Department of Defense agencies.
"We are very pleased to have Akbar join our team. His
experience and market insight will be essential in growing our
portfolio of Cloud managed services," states Smartronix
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Joe
Gerczak. "I am excited about the team we are building and
the ability that it provides for us to continue to deliver
solutions that reduce the cost of Government."
Smartronix, Inc. is a global leader in delivering innovative,
secure, and agile technology solutions. The Hollywood, MD, based
company specializes in cyber security, health IT, network
operations, mission-focused engineering, big data, mobile
industry-leading Cloud technologies. Smartronix has delivered
landmark, award-winning solutions such as Treasury.gov and
Recovery.gov, and the first Federal Web properties hosted on the
public Cloud. Additionally, the company was recognized as the
Best Technology Consulting Firm to Work For by Vault, an
Employer of Choice by Northern Virginia Family Service, and
ranked as one of the nation's fastest-growing companies by
multiple sources. Smartronix is a Microsoft Certified Gold
Partner and an Amazon Web Services Premier Consulting Partner.