Long-time government contracting executive Kevin Wideman has joined Chantilly, Virginia-based Koniag Government Solutions as its new CEO, the company announced.
“I am thrilled to use my experience to complement an already strong team,” Wideman said. “I look forward to working with Koniag’s Board and our employees, serving our customers, and growing our business to provide benefits for our Shareholders. I am very anxious to commence this next chapter of my professional career.”
Among the previous roles in his 30-year career, Wideman was chief operating officer of Vistronix, LLC, helping grow the company from a small 8(a) government services firm to annual revenue grosses of nearly $200 million annually.
“We are excited to welcome Kevin as the new CEO of KGS,” said Ron Unger, Koniag chairman and interim CEO. “Kevin’s goals and his track-record successfully delivering solutions to the federal government match our mission and portfolio of companies. Kevin shares the KGS commitment to operational excellence, empowerment, and service leadership for the benefit of our employees and customers.”
The company said Wideman will play a “critical role” in Koniag’s strategic growth.