Join us for a thought leadership discussion with the recipient of the Ottawa Business Journal-Ottawa Chamber of Commerce 2017 CEO of the year, Kevin Ford, Chief Executive Officer of Calian.
About Kevin Ford
Kevin Ford is the Chief Executive Officer of Calian, a publically traded (TSX: CGY) company with offices and projects that span Canada, U.S. and international markets. Kevin leads the company through the establishment of strategic and operational business plans to meet established goals. Kevin also represents the company in communications with all stakeholders (shareholders, employees, customers and suppliers).
Prior to joining Calian, Kevin worked in professional services for over 30 years including 11 years at IBM as a Partner in Global Business Services. Kevin also worked at Canadian professional services firms LGS and DMR in business development and contract delivery capacities. He started his career at the Department of National Defence spending over 14 years in the Information Technology domain.
Kevin is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors. In addition to the Calian and Saegis Boards, Kevin is active as a board member with Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI), the Ottawa Hospital Foundation and on the Board of Governors for Excellence Canada.