Professional Experience

IT DIRECTOR | 2012 to 2016

Exelis Inc. | Mclean, VA (now a subsidiary of Harris Corporation)
$3B electronics manufacturing company | 12K employees | 120 offices worldwide
Accepted challenge to reshape divisional IT organization. Promoted to corporate IT Director after 18 months. Led engineering, planning, applications, operations, security, desktop, and service desk. Provided guidance on all IT, especially strategy, technology roadmaps, and operations. Directed 170-person staff and $64M budget.

IT PROGRAM DIRECTOR | 2009 to 2011

General Dynamics Information Technology | Fairfax, VA
$5B IT systems integrator | 16K employees | Offices in 43 countries
Recruited to turn around $10M O&M contract. Promoted to lead $106M contract after 12 months. Advised customer CIOs on all IT services and led application development, cloud, storage, collaboration, telephony, information management, network, data center, desktop, and security teams. Directed staff of 165 and $106M budget.


EMC Corporation | Mclean, VA
$26B computer hardware & software manufacturer | 70K employees | 400 offices worldwide
Led consulting and hardware/software delivery engagements for public and private sector customers. Developed budgets, cost estimates, and statements of work to support business development efforts. Created project plans and executed schedules. Led 40-person multi-disciplinary, matrixed teams and oversaw $30M budgets.

John M. Shores, PMP