Athenix Solutions Group Welcomes Tom Balint as Senior Vice President of Virginia Intel Community

Reston, VA – Athenix Solutions Group, a national security technology company focused on serving the unique systems development, operations, and mission readiness needs of its customers in the National Intelligence, Department of Defense Cyber, and Special Operations communities proudly announces the appointment of Tom Balint as Senior Vice President, Virginia Intelligence Community. In this pivotal role, Balint will spearhead Athenix’s growth and innovation within the Virginia intelligence sector, driving forward the company’s strategic objectives.

Balint brings over three decades of exceptional Intelligence Community experience in program management and business development, with a track record of delivering high-impact results. He has held significant leadership positions at Raytheon, Jacobs, and GDIT, as well as working in technical roles at NAVAIR and DARPA.

At Athenix, Balint will spearhead the Athenix Virginia IC Strategic Business Unit, leveraging the company’s past performances and technical expertise in Systems & Software Development, Intelligence & Cyber Operations, and in Special Mission & Cyber Readiness.

“I am thrilled to join Athenix Solutions Group and utilize my extensive experience to solidify our presence in the Virginia Intelligence Community,” said Balint. “Every challenge is an opportunity for growth, and I am excited to work with the talented team at Athenix to tackle complex problems and deliver impactful solutions for our customers’ most pressing mission needs.”

With Balint leading the charge, Athenix Solutions Group is set to elevate its mission of delivering cutting-edge solutions to the most challenging national security issues, driving innovation and excellence in the intelligence, cyber, and special mission sectors.

Athenix Solutions Group Welcomes Lorin Sheaffer as Talent Acquisition Lead

Fulton, MD — Athenix Solutions Group, a leading provider of innovative solutions in the defense and intelligence sectors, proudly announces the appointment of Lorin Sheaffer as Talent Acquisition Lead. In this pivotal role, Sheaffer will spearhead the company’s recruiting of top-tier talent to support its mission-critical initiatives.

Bringing a wealth of expertise from over 15 years in the recruiting space, Lorin Sheaffer joins Athenix with a proven track record of success. His leadership positions, including Lead Recruiter and Strategic Resource Manager, showcased his ability to build high-performing teams and implement winning recruitment strategies. Notably, he revitalized a Talent Acquisition team and established a thriving Internship program from the ground up at Leidos, demonstrating his innovative approach and commitment to talent development.

Sheaffer’s professional background spans agency and corporate realms, focusing on recruiting cleared professionals within the intelligence community. His accomplishments include recruiting over 100 cleared professionals in less than four years and providing invaluable support to government contracting organizations for over nine years.

As he steps into his new role, Sheaffer envisions a future where Athenix’s recruiting team is a pillar of the company’s success. His goals include establishing robust recruiting structures and processes, attracting top talent to support Athenix’s mission, increasing brand awareness in the intelligence space, and developing an internship program to cultivate future talent. With these initiatives, Sheaffer is poised to make a significant impact on Athenix’s growth and success.

Expressing his excitement for the opportunity to collaborate with the Athenix team, Lorin Sheaffer remarked, “I am thrilled to join Athenix and contribute to its continued success. I look forward to leveraging my experience and skills to build a dynamic recruiting function that fuels Athenix’s growth and supports its mission to deliver exceptional solutions to our nation’s defense and intelligence community.”

Lee G. Hudson Appointed as the New President of Athenix Special Missions

Tampa, Florida – Athenix Special Missions, an industry leader in customized solutions catering to US Special Operations, renowned for its cutting-edge technology integration, systems development, intelligence analysis, and comprehensive operations support, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Lee G. Hudson as its new President. A veteran of the US Army and USSOCOM, Hudson brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success to the Athenix team.

Hudson’s remarkable military career, spanning over 25 years, included key leadership roles such as Brigade Command and pivotal command tours in USASOC and JSOC. His tenure in the military has endowed him with a deep understanding and expertise in areas like Special Operations, SOF Advanced Training, SOF Logistics, Intelligence Operations, Complex Communications, and IT Services across four continents. Transitioning from military to civilian life, Hudson demonstrated exceptional Business Capture skills for Fortune 200 companies, focusing on Special Operations, Interagency initiatives, and Organic Industrial Base sectors.

Tom Middleton, CEO of Athenix Solutions Group, commented enthusiastically on Hudson’s appointment: “Lee’s extensive leadership experience within the USSOCOM framework, coupled with his remarkable achievements in the corporate world, positions him perfectly to elevate Athenix Special Missions’ support to the USSOCOM community and other high-priority clients. His strategic vision and leadership are critical in advancing our mission and objectives.”

In response to his new role, Hudson remarked: “I am excited to join Athenix, a platform where I can significantly contribute to enhancing our team’s impact. Our commitment is unwavering: Athenix aspires to be the foremost partner for US Special Operations in their most challenging missions and functions, ensuring unparalleled support and effectiveness.”About Athenix Special Missions (ASM): A key business unit of Athenix Solutions Group, ASM stands at the forefront of providing agile and innovative solutions in systems and software development, intelligence and cyber operations, and mission readiness. Focused on delivering tactical advantages to the Nation’s elite warfighters, Athenix’s integration of efficient systems development, strategic, operational support, and unparalleled readiness solutions underscore its status as a paragon of excellence in supporting US Special Operations and allied entities operating in high-stakes environments.

Christopher Anderson Appointed as Chief Technology Officer of Athenix Cyber & SIGINT

Fulton, MD – Athenix Cyber & SIGINT, a preeminent provider in systems and software development, intelligence analysis, and cyber readiness, is proud to announce the appointment of Christopher Anderson, a seasoned Marine Corps cyber and cryptologic veteran, as the new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Christopher Anderson’s impressive military tenure, spanning over two decades, has equipped him with unparalleled expertise in Cryptologic Linguistics, Signals Intelligence Analysis, and Electronic Warfare. After his distinguished service, Anderson excelled as a Senior Systems Engineer, spearheading complex SIGINT systems’ design, development, and deployment.

Tom Middleton, CEO of Athenix Solutions Group, expressed great enthusiasm about Anderson’s joining: “Chris’s blend of military prowess and technical expertise perfectly matches Athenix’s mission to support critical sectors like the Intelligence Community, DoD Cyber, and Special Operations. His leadership and insight are invaluable assets to our team.”

Reflecting on his new role, Anderson stated: “Joining Athenix marks a pivotal step in my career. I’m thrilled to contribute to Athenix’s role as a technological frontrunner and advocate for national security. Our commitment to innovation and excellence will continue positioning us as a preferred partner for critical missions.”

About Athenix Cyber & SIGINT

Athenix Cyber & SIGINT, a strategic business unit within Athenix Solutions Group, is renowned for its agile, innovative solutions that provide a tactical edge to intelligence professionals in national security. By integrating cutting-edge technology with deep mission understanding, Athenix stands as a beacon of excellence in cybersecurity and SIGINT arenas.

Athenix Solutions Group Announces New Branding

The former PCS-Mosaic Holdings, LLC today announced the unveiling of its new brand, Athenix Solutions Group, LLC. Headquartered in Fulton, Md., Athenix Solutions Group is a national security technology company focused on serving the unique systems development, operations, and mission readiness needs of its customers in the National Intelligence, Department of Defense Cyber, and Special Operations communities.

PCS-Mosaic acquires four ASRC Federal intelligence solutions companies, launches Athenix to expand intelligence community footprint

PCS-Mosaic Holdings today announced the acquisition of four ASRC Federal intelligence solutions companies and the launch of its new Athenix business unit in a bold, strategic move to dramatically expand the firm’s intelligence community footprint. The acquired companies — OSI LLC, Agency Consulting Group LLC, Kimmich Software Solutions LLC and ExaTech Solutions LLC — all of which previously operated within ASRC Federal’s Defense & Intel group, are now part of PCS-Mosaic’s Athenix Cyber & SIGINT Solutions business based in Columbia, Maryland.

PCS-Mosaic Holdings Welcomes Intelligence Community Veteran and Technology Entrepreneur Larry Cox to Board of Managers

Leading national security firm PCS-Mosaic Holdings today announced that 40-year intelligence community veteran and technology entrepreneur Larry Cox has joined its Board of Managers. In this role, Cox will join with other industry leaders and influencers providing strategic insight and guidance to PCS-Mosaic as it continues to grow and evolve its delivery of mission-critical support to intelligence and national security customers.

PCS-Mosaic Holdings Appoints Tom Middleton President, CEO to Lead Subsidiaries MOSAIC Technologies Group and VATC

Leading national security firm PCS-Mosaic Holdings today announced the appointment of Tom Middleton as president and CEO. In this role, Middleton will lead operational teams across PCS-Mosaic’s two business units, MOSAIC Technologies Group of Fulton, Maryland, and VATC of Tampa, Florida. Together, the companies provide mission-critical technology, cyber, intelligence and readiness solutions to customers throughout the nation’s intelligence and special operations communities.