Eric W. Vergne
Chief Executive Officer
As CEO, Eric Vergne manages Applica, develops and executes long-term strategies, and collaborates with clients, employees, investors and stakeholders. He is the chief decision and policy maker, and as such, he sets the tone for the company’s values, ethics and culture.
Eric leads by example with his unwavering commitment to reducing our clients’ costs and improving their service levels. His expertise in establishing strong client relationships, and a passion for bringing together outstanding client teams with the right mix of talent and disciplined focus on operations and execution have made Applica a leader in the industry.
Eric has excelled in a wide variety of leadership roles across many industry sectors and product lines during his 22-year career. Prior to becoming CEO in January 2011, he was Senior Vice President of Jen-esis, Inc. There he served clients in both Federal and State Governments, and the Healthcare and Telecommunications industries. He was instrumental in the successful planning and execution of Jen-esis’ long-term business strategy.
Eric has spurred growth and profitability within several Federal, Civilian and Military programs: He is a veteran of the United States Air Force (USAF) and also provided instrumental program and project leadership at Computer Services Corporation (CSC), Client Network Services (CNSI), Innovative Management and Technology Approaches (IMTAS) and BAE Systems.
Eric graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems and a Masters in Business Administration from Strayer University. He also holds the following certifications: PMP certified, is an ITIL V3 professional, CISCO Certified Network Associate, 2001; Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, 1998; Microsoft Certified Professional, 1998; WANG Tempest Certified, 1997; Certified Banyan Engineer, 1997; and a Total Quality Management, DOD, 1996 expert. Eric is also a member of several professional associations and chapters.