Executive Mosiac: Chuck Prow, Vectrus CEO, Selected to 2017 Wash100 for IT & Logistics Convergence Leadership

By: Mary-Louise Hoffman, Executive Mosaic, January 31, 2017-Wash100-Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Chuck Prow, president and CEO of Vectrus, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena. The three-time Wash100 inductee and former IBM government business leader joined Colorado Springs-based Vectrus in December 2016, nearly two years …

Executive Mosaic: New CEO Chuck Prow: Vectrus Looks to ‘Fuse Physical & Digital Aspects’ of Logistics Work

By: Ross Wilkers, Executive Mosaic News, December 21, 2016, -Facility and logistics services provider Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) will continue to prioritize information technology and network communications as areas of pursuit for potential growth as the company looks ahead to 2017, its newly-appointed CEO has told GovCon Wire. Colorado Springs-based government services contractor Vectrus has $1.5 billion in …

Peyton Fire District receives new equipment

May 15, 2016, PEYTON, Colo. – The Peyton Fire Protection District now has some new lifesaving equipment thanks to a donation from local government service provider Vectrus. The company donating masks, breathing apparatus, oxygen tanks and a thermal imaging device Saturday. Peyton Fire Chief Charles Omdahl said the gift is much appreciated as their small …

Colorado Springs Business Journal: Vectrus CEO draws on military expertise

By: Cameron Moix, The Colorado Springs Business Journal, October 27, 2015-When defense contractor Exelis created a spin-off of its Mission Services division last year, Ken Hunzeker found himself at the helm of Colorado Springs’ largest publicly traded company. Hunzeker, CEO and president of Vectrus Inc., is a third-generation military man and retired as a lieutenant …

Emergency management plan put to test

Story by Staff Sgt. Gene Arnold, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait – “Attention, attention, attention … this is a test of the Camp Arifjan emergency management plan,” echoed from the base wide speaker system on the morning of Feb. 5. This marked the beginning of the mass casualty exercise that would test emergency …

Responding to the Unexpected

Video: The Vectrus Fire Team participated in the Camp Arifjan Mass Casualty exercise interacting with other agencies to ensure the Emergency Management and Pre-Accident Plans for the camp go according to plan. Our own Fire Captain John Ramos explains the exercise. (Video by Sgt. Carlos Gonzales of the 1st Sustainment Command (Theater) Public Affairs) 

A Fire of Firsts

11/04/2014-Story by MC2 Luke Meineke, CNREURAFSWA Public AffairsPhotos by Lt. Cmdr. Juli Strieter, NSF Deveselu Assistant Public Works Officer Naval Support Facility (NSF) Deveselu has wasted no time challenging and training its personnel to be battle ready despite holding its official establishment ceremony just last month, marking it as the first Navy base to be …

GovConWire: Danish Company Owned by Vectrus Wins $411M to Help Maintain US Air Force Base in Greenland

(www.govconwire.com)11/03/2014-A Denmark-based company owned by Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has won a potential $411 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide maintenance services at Thule Air Base in northern Greenland. USAF is obligating $505,789 at the time of award from operations and maintenance funds in fiscal 2015, the Defense Department said Friday. Vectrus’ Danish …

Did you ever want to be a firefighter?

Being a firefighter is not easy and neither is the process of becoming one.  The Vectrus fire department located on Camp As Sayliyah recently organized the 2014 Firefighter Challenge for Soldiers to test their skill and stamina.  Competition was fierce and the challenge was grueling in the heat of the Middle East.  Firefighters fight active …