SOURCE: Command Information, Inc.

May 13, 2008 08:35 ET

Command Information Appoints New Executives to Expanding Team

Key Additions Bring Government, Commercial Expertise to Burgeoning Company

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - May 13, 2008) - Command Information, the premier provider of next generation network services, today announced the appointments of Scott Kaine as Executive Vice President of Solutions Enablement, James Bartelloni as Vice President of Product Development and Sales, and Michael Proper as Vice President of Sales and Business Development. In these roles, Kaine and Bartelloni will lead product/service development initiatives within the company, while Proper will focus on sales strategies for the continued growth of the organization.

"Command Information's steady growth rate required us to address our executive-level vacancies," said Jerry Edgerton, CEO of Command Information. "Mr. Kaine, Mr. Bartelloni, and Mr. Proper add almost 60 years of experience to our established team. We look forward to leveraging that expertise as we expand our footprint in both the government and commercial marketplaces."

Prior to joining Command, Kaine served as Executive Vice President for Siteworx, Inc., responsible for managing all aspects of this interactive design and application development company. Kaine has also held executive-level positions with companies such as Symphony Consulting Group, Inc., VeriSign, Inc., Network Solutions, Inc., and MCI. He began his career as an Officer in the U.S. Army, focused on communications, logistics, and operations programs.

Bartelloni served as Vice President, Business Development/Marketing for VTSG, where he developed sales and marketing programs, as well as formulated strategies required to guide the company's product offerings. He successfully negotiated the sale of this company to Simigon, LTD in 2007. Prior to that role, he worked as a Regional Manager for The Yankee Group. Bartelloni began his career by serving 11 years in the U.S. Navy as TOPGUN qualified, F-14 Naval Aviator.

Proper joins Command Information from Windward Consulting Group, where he served as Vice President of Federal Solutions. Prior to that role, he was Senior Vice President of Business Development for SiloSmashers, Inc., directly responsible for developing new and maintaining existing business in the federal and commercial markets. Proper has held sales and business development positions with companies such as Robbins Gioia, Inc., ON Technology, LANSystems, and DynCorp. He also served in various capacities for the U.S. Army.

"Not only do these new hires have the technical knowledge to support our business, they also have the military background and an in-depth understanding of our government customer," said Edgerton. "We are thrilled to have them all on board."

Kaine holds a BS in Computer Science Management from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, NY. Bartelloni received a BS in Mathematics from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Proper earned a BA in History from Western Michigan University, as well as a Program Management certification from the Defense Acquisition University and is currently enrolled in the graduate program at American University working on an MBA.

About Command Information

Herndon, VA-based Command Information is the premier provider of next generation networking services to Fortune 1000 and government entities. The company provides the services, training, and tools necessary to migrate networks, as well as to enhance and enable edge applications to take advantage of next generation Internet capabilities. Command Information is backed by investment from global private equity firm The Carlyle Group, Paladin Capital, and Novak Biddle. For more information on Command Information, please visit www.commandinformation.com.

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