RESTON, VIRGINIA—February 6, 2020—Procession Systems today announced that Mark D’Ermes has joined the firm as a partner. He will focus on business strategy, client results and recruiting innovation.

D’Ermes joins Procession Systems from SAIC where he served as Vice President of Talent Acquisition for the $6.5B enterprise. There, he drove recruiting strategy, technology and process transformation that improved the scale and speed of hiring across National Security, Defense, and Civilian Programs.

D’Ermes brings to Procession Systems thirty years of experience delivering the highest priority talent for firms including SAIC, Booz Allen Hamilton, CACI, and Microsoft. He has deep expertise gaining alignment with all levels of an organization on talent acquisition requirements and delivering best-in-class results.

“Mark has partnered with more top Federal Contractors than just about anyone in the talent acquisition industry. His expertise in recruiting Enterprise IT, Software, Engineering and Integration, Analytics, Training and Mission Solutions talent is among the very best” said Joe Barletta, Managing Partner, Procession Systems. “We are thrilled to have him join Procession Systems as we create the next generation of recruiting services in the Federal market.”

D’Ermes holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Miami University (Ohio).

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