SOURCE: Merlin International

Merlin International

March 19, 2013 09:00 ET

Merlin International Promotes Industry Veteran to President

Appointment Positions Merlin for Continued Growth in the U.S. Federal Government Market

VIENNA, VA--(Marketwire - Mar 19, 2013) - Merlin International, a leading cyber security and IT solutions provider to the U.S. Federal Government, today announced the promotion of Monty Deel to the role of President, effective immediately. He has been serving as Merlin's Chief Operating Officer since February, 2012.

Monty has three decades of entrepreneurial experience in the government technology industry. He has served in various leadership positions for companies such as Oracle, ICF Engineers, 3Di, Global Protocols, and Mission Mobility. As CEO, he has led private equity and venture capital firms managing portfolio companies, spearheading successful software and professional service businesses focusing primarily on emerging and innovative technology products to the Federal Government market.

"Monty has brought a new strategic focus to Merlin, helping us to develop and grow a more dynamic and efficient means of developing and implementing innovative solutions for our customers," said David Phelps, chairman and chief executive officer of Merlin. 

"Over the past year, Monty has streamlined and integrated our sales and services organizations to ensure a more efficient response to our customers' needs," Phelps continued. "This enables us to provide seamless engineering and support services that help our customers fully realize their IT goals in the most productive way. These organizational changes and Monty's leadership will strengthen Merlin's ability to deliver innovative IT solutions to our government customers and will position the company for exceptional growth."

With over 15 years experience in delivering sophisticated IT and cyber security solutions into a highly dynamic environment, Merlin has developed an agile approach focused on customer satisfaction, supported by highly skilled, qualified, and certified industry professionals. The company's integrated state-of-the-art tools and ISO 9001 certified processes provide a consistent and secure service delivery model designed to meet the business needs of today's rapidly changing, efficient, and highly responsive government organizations. Mr. Deel will oversee policy and process improvements to ensure optimal operations and quality for Merlin's valued customers.

"I congratulate Monty on being instrumental in our growth and success," said Phelps. "I am confident that he will be even more successful in his new role. Monty is definitely the right person to elevate Merlin to the next level and to execute the strategic goals and vision of the organization."

About Merlin International
Merlin International is one of the country's leading IT solutions providers to the U.S. Federal Government. Our dedication to government customers provides us unparalleled insight into mission requirements and agency challenges. As a company, we are committed to finding leading-edge, disruptive technologies that enable us to develop truly innovative solutions that better meet mission objectives. A veteran-owned, privately held company, Merlin is a leader in Cyber Security and offers a full complement of technology and service solutions for Healthcare, Civilian, and Defense agencies. The company is headquartered in Englewood, CO, with federal operations in Vienna, VA. More information is available at

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    Merlin International
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