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Core4ce, LLC Appoints Jack Wilmer Chief Executive Officer

August 02 2020

RESTON, VA — August 1, 2020 – Core4ce’s board of directors announced that they have appointed Jack Wilmer as the Core4ce chief executive officer. These changes are effective August 1, 2020.

“Jack is the right person to lead Core4ce into the future. He has the perfect balance of business and government executive leadership, and he intimately knows the market,” said Core4ce founder Mike Morehouse. “Core4ce is on a positive growth trajectory, and we’re confident that Jack can take us to the next level.” Morehouse added, “Our board is committed to Jack and ensuring a seamless transition to our next growth phase and market leadership.”

Core4ce co-founder, Todd Harbour, echoed Morehouse, “Speaking on behalf of the board, we’re thrilled to work with Jack as chief executive officer. We’re confident that Jack can forge meaningful client relationships and drive innovation at Core4ce. Jack is committed to our people and core values, and he is focused on delivering value to shareholders.”

“I am truly honored to lead this extraordinary company as Core4ce’s chief executive officer,” said Wilmer. “I look forward to work closely with our senior leadership team and our board of directors. Core4ce has incredibly talented people and industry leaders that are second to none. Together, we’ll stay laser-focused on serving our clients, creating value for our shareholders, and providing the best career experiences for our people.”

Jack Wilmer
Jack Wilmer is currently chief executive officer of Core4ce, LLC. Before joining Core4ce, Jack was the Deputy Chief Information Officer for Cybersecurity and the Chief Information Security Officer for the Department of Defense (DoD). He was the senior accountable official for all DoD cybersecurity, and led expert policy, technical, program, and Defense-wide oversight on all aspects and matters related to DoD Cybersecurity. He oversaw the integration of Defense-wide programs to protect the Department’s critical infrastructure against advanced persistent threats, and assured coordination of cybersecurity standards, policies, and procedures with other federal agencies, coalition partners, and industry.

Prior to this role, Jack served as the Principal Assistant Director for National Security and International Affairs for the Office of Science & Technology Policy (OSTP). Jack supported the whole-of-government policy coordination on national security topics, including the Nation’s nuclear weapons posture, bio/chem-threats and security, pandemic response, quantum information sciences, artificial intelligence, and national security / emergency preparedness communications infrastructure. Jack also served OSTP as a Senior Policy Advisor for Cybersecurity and IT Modernization to advance the President’s technology agenda by focusing on job creation, modernizing federal infrastructure, and protecting the Homeland.

Jack also served in various other senior level roles in the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Defense (DoD). These roles include serving as the Vice Director for the 1200+ person, $1B+ organization responsible for development, acquisition, and evolution of all new capabilities provided by Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), leading the 275+ person, $600M+ organization responsible for all DISA’s cyber defense capabilities, and serving as the Technical Director for DHS’s cyber defense programs. Prior to his government service, Jack served 10+ years in industry in various software engineering, program management, and executive leadership roles.

About Core4ce
Core4ce is an alchemy of proven talent, extraordinary partners, and innovative data-centric capabilities across our cores of Operations, Analytics, Engineering, and Cybersecurity. Together with our customers, we deliver lasting mission advantage for our nation. C4 combines collection, processing, and data exploitation capabilities with a pragmatic business approach to develop new, innovative customer solutions. At its center, the company uses its in-depth understanding of data across the mission lifecycle and how to protect it. This approach enables Core4ce to provide total end-to-end solutions that align with customer needs.

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