Home / Tag Archives: Simon Szykman

Tag Archives: Simon Szykman

Steve Cooper to Join Commerce Department as CIO

Steve Cooper, formerly chief information officer of the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Aviation Administration, will return to government service as CIO of the Commerce Department, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Jason Miller writes Cooper will succeed Simon Szykman, who is leaving government after seven years of service. Szykman will …

Read More »

Report: Commerce CIO Simon Szykman to Leave Gov’t

Commerce Department Chief Information Officer Simon Szykman will leave his post after four years and plans to work in the private sector, Federal News Radio reported Thursday.  Jason Miller writes an email from Szykman to staff says that there is no fixed timing for his departure but the department could …

Read More »

Report: Commerce Dept. Cybersecurity is Inadequate

Intellectual property crime in the cyber age has long been a concern, with one notable estimate putting the loss by American business at $1 trillion. However, a new report by the Commerce Department’s inspector general suggests the agency tasked with promoting economic growth needs to secure its own networks as …

Read More »

Simon Szykman New CIO for Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce on Monday named Simon Szykman as new chief information officer, a position in which he will be responsible for managing the department’s 2.6 billion annual IT budget. As the new CIO, Szykman will also be providing leadership, establishing policy, and maintaining oversight for the IT investments …

Read More »