2020 Pinnacle Awards Winners Revealed

Image: HowLettery/iStock

WashingtonExec on Nov. 12 virtually unveiled the winners of the Pinnacle Awards, an annual program that embodies the WashingtonExec spirit of highlighting successful executives and businesses saving money and fostering innovation for federal clients across the region.

Along with the government and industry winners, retired U.S. Air Force Gen. Lester Lyles was honored with the 2020 Pinnacle Awards Lifetime Achievement Award for his lifelong dedication to national security, intelligence and the U.S. space program.

Below are all the winners and the categories:

Artificial Intelligence Industry Executive of the Year
Bryan Rich, Accenture Federal Services

Artificial Intelligence Government Executive of the Year
Jamie Holcombe, Patent and Trademark Office

Business Development Executive of the Year
Roy Stevens, Leidos

Cloud Industry Executive of the Year
J. Neil Kronimus, GDIT

Cloud Government Executive of the Year
Sharon Woods, Defense Department

Cybersecurity Industry Executive of the Year, Private Company
Stephanie Ackman, Array Information Technology

Cybersecurity Industry Executive of the Year, Public Company
John DeSimone, Raytheon Intelligence & Space

Cybersecurity Government Executive of the Year
Venice Goodwine, Agriculture Department

Diversity & Inclusion Executive of the Year
Sandra Evers-Manly, Northrop Grumman

DOD Industry Executive of the Year
Gerry Fasano, Leidos

DOD Government Executive of the Year
Alaleh Jenkins, U.S. Navy

Executive Assistant of the Year, Private Company
Jessica Kinninger, LMI

Executive Assistant of the Year, Public Company
Julie McAdams, Siemens Government Technologies

Healthcare Industry Executive of the Year
Dr. Jay Schnitzer, MITRE

Healthcare Government Executive of the Year
David Smith, DOD

HR Executive of the Year, Large Company
Bob Rudisin, Amentum

HR Executive of the Year, Small Company
Elizabeth Alston, VTG

Intelligence Industry Executive of the Year
Michael LaRouche, Science Applications International Corp.

Intelligence Government Executive of the Year
Dustin Gard-Weiss, Office of the Director of National Intelligence

Marketing Executive of the Year, Large Company
Bob Koch, Raytheon Technologies

Marketing Executive of the Year, Small Company
Tricia Long, 1901 Group

National Security/DHS Industry Executive of the Year
James Onusko, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

National Security/DHS Government Executive of the Year
Bobby McCane, Federal Emergency Management Agency

Government Team Project of the Year
UCOR; Energy Department’s Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management and Amentum

See WashingtonExec’s Q&A series with some of the finalists and winners here.

Comments are closed.

Subscribe to The DailyGet federal business news & insights delivered to your inbox.