Press Releases

August 24, 2010 – COMTek's CEO to Speak at FCEDA's Procurement Academy
COMTek CEO, Dr. Joseph E. Fergus, is slated to speak at the launch of Procurement Academy, a series of workshops presented by Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, to facilitate business growth and development of entrepreneurs in Fairfax County, VA. The official launch is scheduled for September 16th at TEq Corner. The inaugural workshop is entitled, "Successful Strategies for Government Contracting."

June 1, 2010 – COMTek Named to the 2010 BE 100 List for the Seventh Consecutive Year 
COMTek was once again named in the 2010 Black Enterprise 100 List of the nation's largest Black-owned, industrial/services businesses. Ranked at #47, COMTek had an impressive seven point jump over the previous year's listing.

February 15, 2010 – DiskEraser Recommended by DOD for Data Removal on Flash Drives
COMTek announced today that the Department of Defense has issued notification to all of DOD that DiskEraser, originally developed in 2001, specifically for the Department of Defense (DOD), to permanently erase the entire contents of computer hard drives, has been recommended once again for the secure and permanent removal of data on flash drives.

January 15, 2010 – COMTek Celebrates 20 Years of Technology Excellence
COMTek announced today that it is celebrating its 20th anniversary, marketing two decades of delivering the highest caliber, customized Telecommunications and IT solutions to customers worldwide in the Federal government and private industry.  Established in 1990 by Dr. Joseph E. Fergus, COMTek has risen, over the years, to become an industry leader with over 1200 very talented and experienced professionals, dedicated to delivering the latest telecommunications innovations to customers. 

October 19, 2009 – Major General (Ret) Rob Goff Joins COMTek as Corporate Vice President & President of the Training and Support Services Division
COMTek has appointed Major General (Ret) Rob Goff to the position of Corporate Vice President and President of COMTek’s new Training and Support Services (TSSP) Division.  As such, Goff will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of TSSP operations and customer relationships.  Prior to joining COMTek, Goff spent over 30 years of active commissioned service in the U.S. ARMY.  Goff brings to COMTek, vast experience in management, leadership, and organizational development.

September 16, 2009 – COMTek Names Robert Jones as Vice President of Global Sales
COMTek announced today the appointment of Robert Jones to the position of Vice President of global sales operations. Mr. Jones brings to the company extensive leadership, management and sales experience and expertise. In his new role, Jones will focus on growing telecom and IT service revenues in the Department of Defense, the Intelligence community, as well as the federal civilian and global telecom markets.

January 15, 2009 – COMTek Teams with High Performance Technologies to Deliver a Fully Electronic Records Library to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
COMTek announced today that it will partner with High Performance Technologies, Inc. (HPTI) on the NRC Safeguards Information Local Area Network and Electronic Safe (SLES) project . The SLES project will enable NRC staff to store, access and share sensitive data internally—faster, safer, and more efficiently than was previously possible. COMTek will be responsible for implementing the wireless network infrastructure, including switches, configuration of servers and wireless access points, sizing, and capacity of the entire enterprise-wide network.