Sotera Appoints Rick White as Chief Information Officer


HERNDON, Va., January 9, 2013 Sotera Defense Solutions (Sotera), a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for national security agencies and programs of the U.S. government, announced today that Rick White has been appointed as the company’s Chief Information Officer (CIO).  

As CIO, Mr. White will be responsible for architecting and implementing industry-leading IT solutions to enhance the company’s operations and will lead the development of innovative and differentiated solutions to help Sotera’s customers meet their mission-related information and technology needs.

John Hillen commented on Mr. White’s appointment, “Sotera has seen rapid growth in the technology and intelligence solutions segment of our business.  With growth of this nature, we must continue to demonstrate true technology thought leadership in our market space and enhance our ability scale our own IT and information systems infrastructure to meet the dynamic mission needs of our customers. Rick is ideally suited to lead Sotera in both of these aspects.”

Mr. White previously served as Sotera’s Vice President and Solutions Architect helping to design innovative technology solutions as part of several key proposal efforts while spearheading Sotera’s IT team. He is also an instrumental member of Sotera’s Technical Council where he currently serves as Co-Chairman.

About Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc.
Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. (Sotera) is an agile, mid-tier national security technology company that delivers innovative systems, solutions and services in support of the critical missions of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and federal law enforcement agencies charged with ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Sotera provides essential counterterrorism, cyber operations, intelligence, data analytics, C4ISR and force mobility solutions to our customers throughout the national security community.  Learn more about Sotera at