Kaseman, LLC Appoints Tony Grimes as President and Chief Executive Officer
Washington, DC - April 5, 2010. Kaseman, LLC (“Kaseman”), a company controlled by DC Capital Partners, LLC, announced today the appointment of Robert “Tony” Grimes as its President and Chief Executive Officer.
“I have had the privilege of working closely with Tony in the past on two separate investments and know first-hand the experience and exceptional capabilities he will bring to Kaseman,” said Thomas J. Campbell, Chairman of Kaseman and President of DC Capital Partners. “Tony will play a key role within Kaseman to ensure we achieve our strategic objective of being a premier provider of engineering, specialized training, and logistics services to the U.S. government. Tony possesses the right balance of strategic leadership qualities and hands-on operational experience required by Kaseman as the company’s growth continues to accelerate. His management style and approach will ensure that we continue to fulfill our commitment of providing all of our customers the highest quality service while providing our employees an environment where ethics and professional development are of paramount importance. We are very fortunate to have Tony join and lead the Kaseman team.”
Mr. Grimes joins Kaseman having most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Continental Electronics, Inc., a manufacturer of advanced high power radio frequency broadcast transmission equipment to the U.S. and foreign militaries, National Labs and commercial clients. Prior to his tenure at Continental Electronics, Mr. Grimes also served as President of TRAK Communications, Inc., a designer, developer, and manufacturer of components and subsystems used in wireless, fiber optic, satellite, and defense communications and weapons guidance applications. Mr. Grimes also served as the President of Pinkerton’s System Integration Division, a provider of technology based solutions to the majority of the Fortune 500 businesses.
“I have known Mr. Campbell and his partners at DC Capital for many years and I am pleased to be working with them again,” said Mr. Grimes. “Kaseman provides services in areas that are of strategic importance to our nation. DC Capital’s extensive experience in the community, network of contacts, and commitment ensures that Kaseman will be a major provider of unique services for our government.”
About Kaseman, LLC
Kaseman is a leading provider of mission critical technical and operational support to federal government agencies with a strategic focus on specialized training, security, engineering, and logistics services. The company’s security solutions include anti-terrorism, counter-terrorism, and counter-narcotics training, systems engineering and risk analysis, specialized engineering and construction of secured facilities, program management, and technical security assessments. Kaseman currently has over 300 employees with a majority holding high-level security clearances. The company is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia. For more information on Kaseman, LLC, visit www.kasemanllc.com
About DC Capital Partners, LLC
DC Capital Partners, LLC is a private equity investment firm headquartered in Washington, DC focused on making controlling equity investments in middle market companies where its Market Focus, Domain Expertise, and Strategic Principles provide a competitive advantage, primarily in the defense, aerospace, government services, information technology, and business services industries. For more information on DC Capital Partners, LLC, visit www.dccapitalpartners.com.