Cornerstone Defense adds Richard Domikis as CTO

Hanover, MD-based Cornerstone Defense LLC announced on March 4 that it has named Richard Domikis as chief technology officer.

Domikis commented, “I’m excited to begin this great journey with the entire Cornerstone team. Cornerstone’s leadership and technical team are truly second to none. The commitment to the customer mission is evident in every area. Each member of the Cornerstone team is an important part of our future and working with this team is simply amazing at every level. My intent is to provide technical leadership, deliver customer-focused solutions and provide opportunities for  growth both on an individual and corporate basis.”

William Bradley, the founder of Cornerstone Defense, said, “Rich’s proven technical leadership, mission understanding, and history of delivering solutions will serve Cornerstone’s customers, partners, and employees extremely well. Rich is the obvious choice for the company based on his experience and vast technical knowledge of the DoD and Intelligence Community.”

With over 30 years of experience as a senior technologist, Domikis has guided critical solutions for the DoD and Intelligence Community. His work combines technical knowledge, mission operations, and business expertise, ensuring each solution is mission focused, technically viable and achieves enterprise business initiatives. Domikis previously served as the chief engineer of Harris/Peraton. Prior to that, he served as chief technology officer of ManTech’s Mission Solutions & Services group. Over his long career, he has served as a senior technologist with companies such as Boeing, Raytheon, and General Dynamics. He has served as direct support to technology leadership at DIA, ODNI, NRO, NGA, and others, often working on large cross-agency programs. 

Domikis has a bachelor’s degree in Intelligence and a Master of Science in Space Systems from American Military University and is a Ph.D. candidate at Walden University in Applied Management and Decision Sciences. He maintains CISSP, PMP, International Law/Law of Armed Conflict and Use of Humans in Research Certifications.

Source: Cornerstone Defense