9 May 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – Riverside Research, a not-for-profit scientific research company primarily supporting the Department of Defense (DOD) and Intelligence Community (IC), recognized and celebrated the remarkable work of its employees at the company’s annual awards ceremony held near its Washington Business Office on May 3.
Every year, Riverside Research presents two types of awards to employees who exemplify the company’s commitment to technical excellence and trusted mission-focused solutions. Thirteen employees were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments during 2016.
The Ralph J. Mastrandrea Memorial Award, named for the late Executive Vice President, recognizes the significant achievements of select employees during the past year. The Lawrence H. O’Neill Award for Sustained Excellence, named for the founder of Riverside Research, is presented to those individuals maintaining a superior performance record throughout the course of several years.
“Earning one of these annual awards is the highest honor an employee can receive from Riverside Research,” said Dr. Steven Omick, President and CEO of the company. “Our 2016 recipients embody the selfless dedication, professionalism, and integrity of Mr. Mastrandrea and Mr. O’Neill.”
On behalf of the Board of Trustees, Riverside Research congratulates the following individuals.
Back row (L to R):
William Hamilton III, Greenville, TX | Lawrence H. O’Neill Award
Kevin Harris, Dayton, OH | Lawrence H. O’Neill Award
Timothy Birt, Dayton, OH | Lawrence H. O’Neill Award
John Latch, Boston, MA | Lawrence H. O’Neill Award
Robert Cody, Dayton, OH | Lawrence H. O’Neill Award
Brian Skow, Dayton, OH | Lawrence H. O’Neill Award
Front row (L to R):
David Dirksen, Colorado Springs, CO | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Eric Lally, Dayton, OH | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Eli Lansey, New York City, NY | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Daniel Scott McLaughlin, Dayton, OH | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Rex Mykrantz, Dayton, OH | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Jeffrey Oltmanns, Dayton, OH | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Samuel Bolling, Washington, DC | Ralph J. Mastrandrea Award
Also pictured are President and CEO Dr. Steven Omick (back row, far left) and Board of Trustees Chairman Mr. Thomas Pitts (front row, far right).
About Riverside Research
Riverside Research Institute is a not-for-profit organization chartered to advance scientific research for the benefit of the US government and in the public interest. Our open innovation R&D model encourages both internal and external collaboration to accelerate innovation, advance science, and deliver trusted solutions to our government customers. Centered on our Open Innovation Concept, Riverside Research conducts independent, mission-focused research in Machine Learning, Trusted Systems, Electromagnetics, Optics, Plasma, Radio Frequency Systems, and Biomedical Engineering. Learn more at www.riversideresearch.org.