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June 27, 2016

Sergio Alvarez Named Product Lead, Enterprise Content Collaboration and Messaging

By PD ES


On Friday June 17, 2016 Sergio Alvarez was named Product Lead (PL) for Enterprise Content Collaboration and Messaging (EC2M). In his new role, Mr. Alvarez will lead the EC2M mission of providing 1.4 million Army users with classified and unclassified state-of-the-art asynchronous collaboration and access to email from every corner of the globe. Under Mr. Alvarez’s leadership, EC2M will provide soldiers and civilians with unified capabilities that standardize common services such as IM/Chat, voice, presence, and video as a soft client service across the enterprise.

“Sergio brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the PL Role. His time serving as deputy PL should make for a seamless transition, EC2M is definitely in good hands with Sergio at the helm,” said outgoing PL John Howell. Prior to his appointment as Deputy for EC2M, Mr. Alvarez served as the Director, Technical Management Division (TMD) for Product Director, Army Knowledge Online (PM AKO), from February to October 2013. Mr. Alvarez assumed the role of deputy PL EC2M on October 18, 2013.

Mr. Alvarez spoke of his new role, stating: “I consider it a great privilege to serve as PL EC2M. I am eager to bring my time, talent and the lessons I’ve learned as deputy PL to my new role. My predecessor did a great job building an exceptional team, and I look forward to working with everyone as we continue to support the Army’s mission.”

Mr. Alvarez spent six years on active duty in the United States Marine Corps and has received numerous awards for his service both in and out of uniform. Mr. Alvarez and his wife, Sandy, have three lovely children and enjoy spending time together as a family.