President & CEO
Kevin Ruelas, President and CEO, spun out Defense and Government Solutions (DGS) from Syndetix to focus on services. He is a 20 year veteran of the defense industry and is a former U.S. Army Infantry officer and disabled veteran. Previously, he ran defense companies from $6 million to $1.4 billion in sales around the world.
Chief Operating Officer
Randy Copperman, Chief Operating Officer at DGS, is a 30+ year defense industry veteran. Before joining the company, he drove multimillion-dollar improvements through large and small scale system implementations. He has served $6 million to $2 billion companies in both CIO and COO roles.
Chief Financial Officer
John Bricker, Chief Financial Officer at Syndetix, has worked in the defense industry for more than 15 years. He is a former Army officer, Green Beret in the U.S. Army Special Forces, U.S. Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance and disabled veteran.
Director of Business Development
Dave Henderson, Director of Business Development for Services, has worked in the defense industry for 5+ years and the DOD for 12+ years. Dave has won IDIQs including ITES-3S, CIO-SP3, and VETS2 and Alliant II SB. He has won and managed revenue-producing programs (mostly OCONUS) in excess of $75 million. Dave is a Major in the US Army Reserves and a disabled veteran.