CSC RECEIVES NAVY CONTRACT TO PROVIDE WORLDWIDE COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA SUPPORT SERVICES
News Release -- May 18, 2009
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 18 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced that the U.S. Navy Chief of Information (CHINFO) awarded the company a contract to provide worldwide public communication and media support services. CSC is one of four companies selected to compete for task orders under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, which has a one-year base period and four one-year options.
Under the terms of the contract, CSC will provide public affairs, information technology and visual information professionals for CHINFO headquarters and the Navy Office of Community Outreach. CSC will provide services in several areas, including communication integration and strategy; media and community relations; marketing; management and training, and development and production of public information materials.
"For more than 40 years, the Navy has counted on us to provide innovative solutions to help meet mission-critical requirements," said Austin Yerks, president of CSC's North American Public Sector Defense Group. "With proven experience spanning the defense and commercial markets, CSC's team will allow the Navy to achieve success through the practical application of innovative communication strategies and programs to reach multiple global stakeholders."
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & Services, Global Outsourcing Services and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include systems design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $17.1 billion for the 12 months ended Jan. 2, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.