CSC’s Mina Samii Recognized for Leadership in Aerospace Industry
News Release -- October 25, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 25 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that Dr. Mina Samii, vice president of CSC's North American Public Sector, won the 2010 Women in Aerospace (WIA) Leadership Award. Samii is honored for her contributions to aerospace engineering and technology, leadership in support of the nation's civilian space objectives, and service as a role model and mentor to women in aerospace. WIA is dedicated to expanding women's opportunities for leadership and increasing their visibility in the aerospace community. Samii will be honored at the 25th Women in Aerospace Annual Awards Ceremony and Banquet on October 26, 2010, in Arlington, Va.
“This honor reflects Mina’s long-time dedication and commitment to aerospace engineering and technology,” said Mike Gaffney, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector Civil and Health Services Group. “Mina’s business achievements and successful delivery of innovative solutions position her as an excellent role model.”
Samii joined CSC in 1981 and currently leads more than 1,000 science, engineering and technology personnel in support of government civilian agencies.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC’s advanced capabilities include system design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. The company has been recognized as a leader in the industry, including being named by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for Information Technology Services (2010). Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 95,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 2, 2010. For more information, visit the Company’s website at www.csc.com.