Buchanan & Edwards Hosts First CTO Technical Advisory Board Meeting
May 2013 – Arlington, VA
Buchanan & Edwards (BE) hosted its first CTO Technical Advisory Board meeting on Thursday, May 16, 2013. The CTO Technical Advisory Board is a new group at BE that serves as a platform to collaborate on new technologies, foster new innovations and implement mandated processes and improvements. The CTO Advisory Board is headed by BE’s Chief Technical Officer, Greg Parchment. “After yesterday’s meeting with this dynamic group of thought leaders, I’m excited to see the ideas and opportunities that this advisory group will bring to BE,” said Parchment. The board will assist in the selection of projects from BE’s Idea Brainstorm Project Backlog. The backlog contains descriptions of innovations, cost saving models and various benefits that support pushing the idea through the innovation pipeline. The board is compiled of individuals from a variety of organizations, representing professional expertise from the commercial, federal and educational sectors. The CTO Advisory Board provides a two-way relationship between Buchanan & Edwards customers and these industry thought leaders. BE’s customers will benefit from the CTO Board’s idea sharing, while the board members and their organizations will have the opportunity to work with members of BE’s network, both federal and commercial.