CACI International Inc (NYSE MKT: CACI) announced today that it has been awarded a $22 million prime contract to continue supporting the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) Central Command Communication Integration (CCCI) organization. This five-year award represents continuing business for CACI.
With national and international partners, CENTCOM promotes cooperation among nations, responds to crises, and deters or defeats state and non-state aggression. CCCI serves as CENTCOM’s principal adviser on all internal and external communication strategies and supports the command’s theater objectives. CCCI also keeps U.S. and regional audiences informed about CENTCOM operations focused on maintaining national security, improving regional stability, and promoting and protecting U.S. interests in the command’s area of responsibility.
Under this contract, CACI will provide CCCI with planning support as well as cultural and linguistic expertise to assess information that supports senior leader decision-making. CACI’s experts will also evaluate public information in order to enhance the command’s communication of its purpose and activities to regional audiences. This will include leveraging innovative solutions to enable the command to maintain a proactive and relevant social media presence, engage regional populations, and communicate its mission.
John Mengucci, CACI’s Chief Operating Officer and President of U.S. Operations, said, “CACI offers proven cultural and linguistic expertise that the U.S. Central Command requires to successfully communicate its mission to populations in areas where it operates.”
According to CACI President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Asbury, “The U.S. Central Command plays a key role in the government’s efforts to promote cooperation in regions that are of importance to the United States. CACI is helping CENTCOM participate in the critical dialogues relevant to its mission in a way that resonates with regional populations while promoting and protecting U.S. interests and regional stability.”
Source: CACI International Inc
Date: Oct 3, 2016