LinQuest adds Kent Wilcher as CGO
LinQuest Corporation of Lod Angeles, CA announced January 12 the appointment of Kent Wilcher as senior vice president, chief growth officer (CGO). Wilcher was most recently vice president for growth and sales at Jacobs Engineering Group.
In his new role, Wilcher will be responsible for driving LinQuest’s organic expansion by integrating growth efforts across the company, aligning the sales pipeline to company strategy, and leading a high-performing Business Development organization. As CGO, he will lead the charge on recompetes and enable new program wins that produce revenue and profit growth for LinQuest.
“Kent is an excellent addition to the team, and we look forward to continuing to build an industry-leading company with top talent,” said Tim Dills, LinQuest president and CEO. “His cross-functional skill set coupled with a proven history of driving growth in the DoD sector affords LinQuest a prime opportunity to catalyze and optimize our continued expansion.”
Wilcher brings more than 15 years of experience as a growth-focused executive with business development, operations, and mergers and acquisitions experience across sectors, including the DoD and Intelligence Community.
“It is an honor to join LinQuest’s leadership team as Chief Growth Officer,” said Wilcher. “This is a unique opportunity to be part of an organization poised for rapid growth in buoyant markets. LinQuest has an esteemed reputation for delivering innovative solutions and results for critical defense and national security customers. I look forward to working with the team to continue to grow our business and support the brave men and women that protect our freedom.”