- Published: Friday, 11 November 2016 12:29
AgilQuest is honored to be a Veteran-owned business and to have Veterans on our staff to keep us running!
We would like to thank our AgilQuest Veterans as well as all of the Veterans that have served our great nation. We're proud to honor our Vets by introducing them to you:
John Vivadelli, President & CEO
Mr. Vivadelli served as a O-5, Commander in the US Navy Submarine Service for 5 years Active Duty out of the Naval Base Norkfolk, ICEX 1-81, as well as Arctic Under Ice Operations, plus 7 years Active Reserve stationed with CINLANTFLT Command Watch Captain, Desert Shield. He was Nuclear Engineering Officer Qualified and Gold Dolphins Qualified and served as a nuclear trained officer on the attack submarine USS Silversides, SSN-679. He also crossed the Artic Circle, becoming a member of the Order of the Blue Nose.
In May, Mr. Vivadelli's son, Christian Vivadelli, was the first Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) Midshipman to commission from Columbia College since the program was reestablished after a nearly 40 year absence. He was commissioned to become a Nuclear Submarine Officer, following in his father's footsteps.
Miguel Eusse, Implementation Consultant
Mr. Eusse served in the US Marine Corp and the NJ Air National Guard. He served for 10 years, 4 of which were Active and 6 Reserve. During that time he served atCombat Service Support Detachment in Iwakuni Japan, the Marine Wing Support Squadron 373 in San Diego CA, and the 108th Security Forces Squadron with the NJ Air National Guard. During that time, Mr. Eusse also was deployed to Iraq twice, 2004-2005 and 2010- 2011.
Mr. Eusse was honored with several medals and recognitions including:
|Air Force Achievement Medal
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal
Armed Forces Reserve Medal w/M Device
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon w/Gold Border
National Defense Service Medal
Meritorious Unit Award
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
|New Jersey Commendation Medal
New Jersey Governors Unit Award Ribbon
New Jersey State Service Ribbon
Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (2nd Award)
Navy Unit Commendation
Iraq Campaign Medal
USMC Rifle Expert Badge
USMC Pistol Expert Badge
Gleni Araujo, Implementation Consultant
Mr. Araujo served in the US Navy from 1993 to 1997. He began as a plaincaptain, responsible for service maintenance, cleaning and taxing a jet on the flight deck. He completed his service as an Aviation Structural Mechanic for Safety Equipment, working on the ejection seat, egress system, canopy, pyrotechnics and liquid oxygen.
During his time in the Navy, Mr. Araujo did two 6-month cruises on the Mediterranean and countless training missions, spending more time at sea than on land.
Bryan Newman, Systems Administrator
Mr. Newman graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 1993. He served in the US Army for 4 1/2 years in which time he was promoted to Captain. He was deployed to Bosnia from 1995 to 1996.
For more pictures of our Veterans, please visit our Facebook Page Photo Album