LS Technologies First Annual Awards Ceremony a Huge Success!

Washington, DC [July 2014] – LS Technologies, LLC (LST) held its first-ever corporate Awards Ceremony Friday, July 11, 2014 aboard the Odyssey Cruise Ship in Washington, DC. Awardees, their invited guests and LS Technologies Executive Management were in attendance. The event is a new way for LST to celebrate and express appreciation for the contributions employees make in helping the company prosper. The dinner cruise was a tremendous success and enjoyed by all. In addition to the local DC LST employees in attendance, fourteen other employees traveled with guests to the area for the event. Keith Wallace, CEO, kicked off the evening aboard the Odyssey Cruise with a welcome address.

The nomination and evaluation process took place early in March of this year, with more than 50 of LST’s 200+ employees nominated by management, leads, and colleagues from every contract, department, and location. The Award Committee’s decisions were extremely difficult due to the high caliber performance of so many employees. In the end, they selected 22 recipients for performance awards.

For 10 (or more) Years of Service, Tom Loftus, President, and Derek Bigelow, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) presented recognitions to:

  • George Foster – NEOSS
  • Dale Olpin – LST HQ and NEOSS
  • Mitch Mullen – NEOSS
  • Craig Gregory – C3
  • Will Turner – NEOSS
  • Jesse Koontz – ECSS
  • Soo Jeun – LST HQ

Superior Achievement awards honoring LST employees who have been recognized for excellent performance throughout the course of the year were presented by Dale Olpin, Vice President, and Mary Kay Snyder, Director to:

  • Ken Treadwell – ECSS
  • Will Dayton – ECSS
  • Kathryn McAteer – ATO/IT
  • Jimmer Merrell – C3
  • Barbara Cousins – NEOSS
  • Mark Powell – NEOSS
  • Craig Gregory – C3
  • Joyce Mallon – CINP BAFM
  • Jesse Koontz – ECSS

Teammate Spotlight awards honoring those nominated by colleagues for excellent teamwork and positive interaction with other members of the company were presented by Directors Soo Jeun and Rachel Wardley to:

  • Ray Vine – ECSS
  • Maria Muscara – LST HQ

Rising Stars awards honoring those who have made significant impact in their positions, despite being relatively new to the company and early into their careers, were presented by Mike Cheston, Vice President and Don Bernarding, Controller to:

  • Austin Bayer – C3
  • Emily Shiflett – ECSS

Top Performers awards honoring employees recognized for exceptional performance throughout the year, consistently high performance and outstanding customer service were presented by Vice Presidents Steve Dash and Rick Thoma to:

  • Ron Salyer – C3
  • Lee Andreas – NEOSS
  • Tito Bustamante – CINP BAFM
  • Judy Ashley – C3 ASH
  • Mitch Mullen – NEOSS
  • Tim Dinger – NEOSS
  • Debbie Allison – LST HQ

The Leadership Award, recognizing an individual who demonstrates exceptional leadership qualities, motivates and inspires people around him or her and exhibits outstanding teamwork, was presented by Sue Handy, Vice President and Keith Wallace, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to:

  • Sergio Fernandes – CINP BAFM

The President’s Award,the most prestigious award recognizing an individual who demonstrates sustained performance excellence through customer service, commitment, tireless work ethic and overall impact on the success of the company, was presented by Sue Handy and Tom Loftus to:

  • Sasha Tabib – LST HQ

 Congratulations to all! Pictures are coming soon – stay tuned!