CALABASAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN), one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, creative/digital, engineering, life sciences and government sectors, today announced that Mark Frantz and Vice Admiral Joseph Dyer (U.S. Navy, Ret.) have been appointed as advisers to its board of directors. In this role, Mr. Frantz and VADM Dyer will support ASGN’s board of directors by offering insights and knowledge gained through extensive experience within the government contracting space.
“On behalf of ASGN’s board of directors, we are pleased to welcome Mark and Joe to our team,” said Peter Dameris, Chief Executive Officer of ASGN. “The appointment of Mark and Joe follows our acquisition of ECS Federal and our entrance into the Federal IT space. As we work to scale ECS to over $1 billion in revenue, we look forward to leveraging their deep and diverse experience within the federal contracting, military, corporate and public service space.”
ASGN will draw on Mr. Frantz’s extensive venture capital experience in partnering with leading U.S. government technology companies, and VADM Dyer’s military leadership and commercial expertise, which converge at the intersection of technology, finance and risk management.
Mark Frantz is the co-founder of BlueDelta Capital Partners, a growth capital firm focused on the U.S. federal government technology marketplace. Mr. Frantz has been actively involved in all of Blue Delta’s investments, where the firm partners with leading GovTech companies that are delivering technology-enabled solutions and services to the government, and as such, he possesses a very deep understanding of market dynamics and drivers within the sector. Mr. Frantz currently serves on the board of directors or advisory board for numerous privately-held growth companies and non-profit organizations, and recently served on the board of directors for CSRA Inc. (formerly NYSE: CSRA), prior to its acquisition by General Dynamics. Mr. Frantz holds J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from the University of Pittsburgh and a bachelor of arts degree from Allegheny College.
Vice Admiral Joseph Dyer (U.S. Navy, Ret.) is an independent consultant in the technology, aerospace and defense markets. VADM Dyer also serves as a Commissioner for the Congressional NDAA Section 809 Acquisition Streamlining Commission, which is responsible for reviewing the acquisition and purchasing programs of the defense department. From 2003 through 2013, VADM Dyer served in executive leadership positions at iRobot Corp, most recently as chief operating officer, and chief strategy officer, where he was responsible for corporate operations and strategy during a period of rapid growth. VADM Dyer joined iRobot following a 30-year career in the U.S. Navy where his last assignment was as the three-star commander of the Naval Air Systems Command. Additionally, he chaired NASA's Aerospace Safety and Advisory Panel from 2003 to 2016. VADM Dyer holds a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from North Carolina State University and a master’s degree in finance from the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey, California.
About ASGN Incorporated
ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, creative/digital, engineering, life sciences and government sectors. Our mission as an organization is to be the premier provider of highly skilled human capital targeting critical STEM skill sets that will drive the economy in the years ahead. Through an integrated suite of professional staffing and IT solutions, ASGN improves productivity and utilization among leading corporate enterprises and government organizations.
ASGN is based in Calabasas, California, and has approximately 170 branch offices across the United States, Canada and Europe. For more information, visit us at www.asgn.com.