Innovating for Mission Impact.

We bring a passion for high performance to every project, no matter the scale, from IT governance and management, to emerging technology innovation and integration.

To our clients, every need is pressing and every outcome is critical. Our expertise spans the globe, with localized commitment for each customer.

Markon is a leader in innovation, including the areas of technology and program management, acquisition support, strategic communication, technology scouting, and private sector engagement to federal technology programs across the national security community.

We provide advice to mitigate risks, industry best practices to ensure you’re getting top-notch quality, and tools of the trade to help you execute a successful project.

You look at the direction the direction the world is going, the threats that we face, and innovation is going to be its own competitive domain —  almost a battlefield. We’ve got to win the innovation battle…It’s not enough to develop and procure systems anymore. We’ve got to get in the business of of buying ideas and generating ideas.

Dr. Will Roper, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics

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The Markon Advantage for Technology Management

  • Working experience at five unique innovation and enterprise technology directorates in the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community
  • Trains and supports clients across the technology discovery, incubation, and deployment process
  • Certified staff in Agile Scrum,
  • IDEO’s Human-Centered Design, Bright Idea Platform Management, Six Sigma, AWS Cloud, Eureka Innovation Engineering, PMI, and Lean Start-up
  • Implements best practices from across the Defense Intelligence Ecosystem to expedite tech integration into secured space
  • Ability to translate mission requirements and provide metrics-driven results
  • Partners with cutting-edge collaboration tools (CRM, idea management platform, Venture Capital research, decision analytics)
Brenda Metzger
Technology Solution Lead

Brenda has more than 30 years of experience providing Program Management and IT lifecycle support to the Intelligence Community and Federal clients. Her expertise includes managing IT development, roadmaps, prototyping, and solutioning.

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Our Capabilities

Enterprise IT Governance & Management Enterprise IT Governance & Management We draw our IT governance and management expertise from experience as a trusted adviser to some of the largest and most complex agencies. Learn More
Emerging-Technology-Innovation-and-Integration Emerging Technology Innovation & Integration We help solve the challenge of innovating and integrating new technologies into complex organizations and secure environments. Learn More

Talent Spotlight

Chris Stevenson
Technology Solution SME

Chris Stevenson is fostering a culture of innovation through human-centered design thinking approach to problem solving, lean startup experimentations to market adoption, and agile product development to meet complex yet dynamic mission requirements. As a Certified Scrum Master® with knowledge on Agile best practices , Chris utilizes nearly two decades of acquisition, systems engineering and IT project management experience to help developing innovation leadership. He coaches and assists clients to understand, articulate, find, streamline, create new value, and redefine their mission space.

Chris has an MBA from the University of Maryland and a BS in Business Administration from Bucknell University.

George Hennen
Technology Solution SME

George has nearly 20 years of experience providing program management and technology product lifecycle support to the Intelligence Community, Federal, and Commercial clients. His expertise includes the strategic planning, development, and implementation of complex enterprise-level technology systems. George partners with organizations to plan and execute realistic and effective programs focused on increasing value. Recently he planned and managed the execution of a new enterprise cloud service for a Federal customer, replacing disparate services throughout the organization with a consolidated architecture and creating a single point of service for business units. This reduced risk and increased the efficiency at which customers and partner organizations access data.

His certifications include the Project Management Professional® (PMP®), Six Sigma Black Belt, ITIL Foundation, as well as a Certificate in Cyber Security and Risk Analysis which he received from Harvard University. George holds an MBA from Cornell University, as well as an MBA specializing in International Trade and Finance from Queens University, and a BBA from Bellevue University. 

Our experts maintain industry-leading certifications and accreditations to provide you with industry best practices.

Our credentials include:

  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)®
  • Certified Scrum Master® (CSM)®
  • IDEO Human-Centered Design Certification
  • Brightidea® Platform Certification
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Disruptive Strategy Certification
  • Java Developer Certification
  • Adobe Dreamweaver Web Design Certificate
  • AWS Cloud
  • Eureka Innovation Engineering
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