HERNDON, Va. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — December 17, 2009 — Deltek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PROJ), the leading provider of enterprise applications software and solutions for project-focused businesses, announced today that it has appointed Michael Corkery as its new Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), commencing January 5, 2010.
Mr. Corkery brings 25 years of experience to Deltek, most recently as CFO and Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for ICO Global Communications, a global satellite communications company. In this role, Mr. Corkery led ICO’s day to day operational and financial activities as well as those of its subsidiary, DBSD North America, Inc.
Prior to ICO Global Communications, Mr. Corkery held various senior financial and operational executive positions for a variety of leading technology companies. He was CFO of Current Group, LLC, a company providing innovative smart grid solutions to utility companies worldwide. In addition, Mr. Corkery served as Vice President, Operations Finance at Nextel Communications. Before Nextel, he also held the positions of CFO for Berliner Communications, VP of Market Finance for XO Communications, and Vice President, Business Planning & Analysis for AT&T Wireless.
“We are excited to welcome Mike Corkery to the Deltek team as our new CFO,” said Kevin Parker, president and CEO of Deltek. “Mike will leverage his extensive operational experience to drive improvements across all of our key functional areas. Mike will play a critical role on the Deltek management team as we continue to focus on both bottom and top line performance into 2010 and beyond.”
“I am very excited to be joining Deltek," said Mike Corkery. "The company is extremely well-positioned in the marketplace with its unique and proven product set, and I am looking forward to joining the management team and contributing to the company’s continued success moving forward.”
Deltek® (Nasdaq: PROJ) is the leading provider of enterprise applications software and solutions designed specifically for project-focused businesses. For more than two decades, our software applications have enabled organizations to automate mission-critical business processes around the engagement, execution and delivery of projects. More than 12,000 customers worldwide rely on Deltek to measure business results, optimize performance, streamline operations and win new business. Visit www.deltek.com.