WashingtonExec on May 10 unveiled the winners of the Chief Officer Awards, an annual program that celebrates influential and innovative executives in government and industry in the C-suite. The event took place at McLean’s luxurious Ritz Carlton, where 535 attendees came together for a memorable in-person luncheon.
Along with the government and industry winners, Sudhakar Kesavan, chairman of the board of directors at ABM Industries, Inc. and board member of Cadmus Group and Dexis Consulting Group, was honored with the 2023 Chief Officer Awards Lifetime Achievement Award. This award recognizes the career of a longtime, influential and impactful CEO who continues to share his perspective and expertise within and outside the GovCon industry. Notably, Kesavan served as ICF CEO for an impressive 21 years, making him a true industry stalwart.
WashingtonExec is also pleased to mention that Maximus CEO Bruce Caswell served as the emcee for this year’s awards ceremony, lending his distinguished presence to the event. Additionally, WashingtonExec extends its gratitude to the presenting sponsor, Deltek, for its generous support.
This year’s awards received a record level of interest and excitement. We look forward to next year!