Peterson promoted to lead the company’s growing Facilities Operations Management practice.
Rockville, MD, January 26, 2017/ — NIKA, a global provider of architecture, engineering, facilities and operations and maintenance solutions to government, recently announced the promotion of Lorenza “Pete” Peterson from Director of Program Management to Senior Vice President, Facilities Operations Management.
NIKA’s Facilities Operations Management division provides full life cycle management services for healthcare facilities and other complex buildings, and helps clients consistently deliver increasingly complex programs and projects faster, while keeping costs down and quality high. With large scale project management contracts for DoD and federal civilian agencies, NIKA delivers more than 150 staff in support of major government projects throughout the world.
Peterson commented on his new role, “Our Facilities Operations Management practice is successfully serving more clients in more locations across multiple projects each day, and NIKA is committed to ensuring strong vision and leadership as the company evolves and matures.”
Prior to joining NIKA, Peterson served as the Initial Outfitting and Transition (IO&T) Program Manager and Deputy Director of Project Execution for the U.S. Army Health Facility Planning Agency (HFPA), helping to deliver world class medical treatment facilities and research laboratories across the globe. Throughout his career, he has served in numerous operational leadership assignments from platoon leader in an armor regiment to Department of Army staff for the U.S. Army Office of the Surgeon General. Peterson has received numerous awards and decorations, including the Legion of Merit and the Bronze Star, among others.
NIKA President and Chief Executive Officer Kabir Chaudhary remarked, “Since joining the NIKA team, Pete has quickly proven to be an invaluable resource. His military and government program management experience gives him unique insight into the most effective methodologies for efficient and seamless project delivery.”
NIKA is revolutionizing how businesses and governments design, build and manage real property. By combining architecture, engineering, enterprise technology, and facilities operations management services all under one roof, we are able to provide unparalleled value to our clients. With nearly two decades of experience serving organizations across the world, NIKA provides exceptional client service that is designed to enhance operational excellence and readiness while meeting mission objectives.
For more information about NIKA, please visit http://www.nikasolutions.com.