CSC CEO Recognized with Dwight D. and Mamie Eisenhower Distinguished Citizen Award
News Release -- September 09, 2011
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 9 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that Michael W. Laphen, chairman, president and chief executive officer, has been awarded the Dwight D. and Mamie Eisenhower Distinguished Citizen Award. In addition to Laphen, Congressman Howard P. McKeon was also presented with a Mamie Eisenhower Distinguished Citizen Award. The awards were presented at the Army Distaff Foundation 16th Annual Gala at Knollwood on Wednesday, September 7.
“When I reflect on the accomplishments and leadership of others who have received this recognition, I am deeply humbled,” said Laphen. “It is an honor for all of us at CSC to stand together with Knollwood in recognizing how critically important it is to support and honor those who have served.”
The Dwight D. and Mamie Eisenhower Distinguished Citizen Award recognizes individuals for exceptional patriotic devotion and outstanding public service on behalf of the United States Armed Services and their families. The award was created in 1996 in honor of Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower and their instrumental support in the founding and building of Knollwood.
Today, approximately 10,000 CSC employees and approximately 20 percent of CSC’s U.S. team have served in the military. By creating one of the most military-friendly workplaces anywhere, CSC seeks to support active service members and help veterans and their families find new careers. For more information on CSC’s military programs, visit www.csc.com/military_programs.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 93,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 1, 2011. For more information, visit the company's website at www.csc.com.