GCE, which brands itself as the “cloud company,” has partnered with a number of federal agencies, such as the U.S. Coast Guard and the Transportation Security Administration, and has develop a federal financial management cloud that leverages a services model.
Marianne Lucas, the vice president of business development and marketing at GCE, discusses the latest government trends, including big data and what’s next for cloud computing.
Marianne Lucas, Vice President, Business Development and Marketing, directs large projects and large teams to successful outcomes – with the ability to navigate seamlessly throughout an organization, from the most senior executives to the front-line users of the system. She has extensive professional experience working in the fields of marketing, sales, outreach, client relations, and project management.
Prior to joining GCE, Ms. Lucas headed a technology marketing and consulting company for 9 years working with fortune 50 technology companies. She successfully assisted these top firms in garnering new business opportunities and in driving revenue opportunities.
Ms. Lucas holds duel Master of Science degrees in Information Science from the University of Texas and Political Science from Texas State University. She received her BS in Political Science from Drexel University, PA.
Francis Rose is the host of In Depth, which airs weekdays from 8-10 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. metro area and online everywhere. Francis has covered all three branches of the federal government as a broadcast journalist since 1998. He joined Federal News Radio in 2006, and launched In Depth in 2008 as a daily show focused on connecting federal executives to the information they need to do their jobs better.