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GENEDGE NAMES ANNA YARASHUS AS PROJECT MANAGER IN NEWPORT NEWS

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Anna Yarashus has joined GENEDGE as a Project Manager based at GENEDGE’s new regional office in Newport News.

Anna brings over 20 years of experience in manufacturing and project management expertise to GENEDGE. Anna has spent much of her career at Newport News Shipbuilding, as a Project Manager in IT and Accounting, and as the continuous improvement and risk management manager for the CVN 77 and VCS Construction Programs. Anna’s experience also includes project management in research and development for the Office of Naval Research as well as management consulting with small businesses. Most recently, Anna worked as Manager of the Project Management Office of Oceaneering’s Marine Services Division.

“Anna’s broad industrial experience combined with her strong project management expertise and business insight brings a solid skill set to GENEDGE,” said Cindy Glisson, VP of Operations. “To aid our mission as Virginia’s best public resource to help manufacturing and industry innovate, compete, and grow.”

Anna holds an Advanced Program Manager accreditation from Defense Acquisition University at Ft. Belvoir. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Business from George Mason University and Master of Engineering from Old Dominion University. She can be reached at (757) 504-5205, or ayarashus@genedge.org.

About GENEDGE:
GENEDGE is Virginia’s best public resource to help manufacturing and industry innovate, compete, and grow. We deliver consulting based expertise and technology transfer to over 200 companies each year. Our team helps clients expand, diversify, improve top & bottom line results, create jobs and sustain employment. We are part of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) network, which provides access to industry-wide services and proven, results-based solutions. GENEDGE affiliates include the Manufacturing Technology Center (MTC) in Wytheville and a premier network of over 50 partners and service providers.

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