FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Fairfax, Va. – GENEDGE is pleased to welcome David Bartlow to the organization as a Regional Growth Manager serving the Northern Virginia area, reporting to Dean Young, Vice President for Industrial Development. For the previous two years David has been the Program Manager for the successful DEFENDCUI-VA program, a defense supply base cybersecurity initiative. David has helped dozens of companies achieve compliance with Department of Defense regulations to ensure that they maintain and grow their defense business.
David’s role as a Regional Growth Manager will build on this experience to establish and maintain new relationships with economic developers, industrial associations, and local manufacturing, industrial, and technology companies in his region. He will work directly with clients managing the full lifecycle of projects and supporting them in their strategic goals. His service area includes the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Manassas, and Manassas Park and includes the Counties of Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William. “In this new role as the Regional Manager for GENEDGE, I will be working hard to create and strengthen relationships with the companies of Northern Virginia,” commented David. “In addition to being an important region for the Commonwealth, Northern Virginia is also my home, and I look forward to working with my neighbors to help their companies innovate, compete, and grow.”
Before joining the GENEDGE team, David founded Pendul Project Management where he worked as President, Consultant, and Program Manager. Previously, he was the Vice President of Programs & Operations for TTi, Temeku Technologies, a Program Manager at L-3 Maritime Systems, as well as an Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton. In addition to these roles David also served as an Action Officer/Briefer for the Navy Crisis Action Team and a Training Officer/Combat Information Center Officer/Assistant Operations Officer in the USS DOYLE (FFG 39) and USS MCINERNEY (FFG 8) in the U.S. Navy.
David is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and holds Bachelor of Science in Political Science. He also holds a Master of Arts in Homeland Security from American Military University and a Master of Science in Project Management from the George Washington University. David is trained and/or certified in CompTIA Security+ Training; CMMI Training; PMI – Risk Management Profession, PMI-RMP; LEED Green Associate; Project Management Professional (PMP); and Strategic Architecture/Business Process Modeling.
GENEDGE is Virginia’s best public resource to help manufacturing and industry innovate, compete, and grow. GENEDGE delivers consulting-based expertise and technology transfer to over 200 Virginia companies each year and is part of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership National Network™, which provides access to industry-wide services and proven, results-based solutions. For more information, please visit www.genedge.org.