Chadwick was previously CEO of Priority Telecom, NV, Amsterdam, a $120M public European technology and telecommunications company, focused on B2B corporate voice & network data services. Following a successful Initial Public Offering on the EuroNext stock exchange, he successfully directed the development and launch of next-generation internet and ASP-based products while substantively improving Priority’s profitability. Previously, Chadwick was Chief Operating Officer for telecom startup Cignal Global Corporation of Cambridge, MA, helping it to grow to $50M in annual revenues prior to its acquisition by UPC. As the Senior Manager of National Infrastructure Programs at Raytheon Corporation in Lexington, MA, he led Raytheon’s business unit charged with identifying commercial opportunities for the deployment of dual-use technologies within developing countries.
Chadwick retired from the U.S. Marine Corps in 1997 as Colonel and Deputy Chief Information Officer (CIO). His major military assignments included command of the Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity; and the Naval Information Systems Management Command within the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Acquisition and Development.
HDM’s President and CEO, Kija Kim, said “Dave brings clear leadership skills and advanced technology knowledge to HDM. We have known Dave for almost 10 years and are extremely pleased that he has agreed to join our management team.”
"HDM has seen excellent growth in its government and commercial markets, and I see enormous upside potential being realized through a heightened focus on select strategic government markets," said Chadwick. "I look forward to helping the company launch its new Government Solutions Division and promoting HDM’s advanced software development capabilities in support of mission critical requirements within federal, state and local government markets."
About HDMFounded in 1988, HDM provides state-of-the-art location-based information technology services and products to federal, state and municipal agencies within its Governmental Solutions Division (GSD), and to Fortune 1000 clients within its Business Products Division (BPD). HDM’s disciplined software development methodology has enabled the company to plan, design, develop and deploy critical GIS-based software intensive systems for its clients. From single user and workgroup systems to enterprise-wide solutions and web/Internet applications, HDM provides expert geospatial intelligence services in data management and custom applications solutions. HDM is headquartered in Cambridge, MA, and its Government Solutions Division is located in Arlington, VA.
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