Capital Edge Consulting Announces the Promotion of Several Employees to Senior Leadership Positions

Government Contract Consulting firm, Capital Edge Consulting, Inc., Celebrates Recent Promotions

McLean, VA – September 25, 2019- Capital Edge Consulting, Inc., a national consulting firm that specializes in helping federal government contractors solve compliance and regulatory complexities, announces the promotion of several key employees within the company.

“Capital Edge Consulting is very pleased to announce the promotion of Sean O’Connor to Partner,” said Chad Braley, Capital Edge CEO and Managing Partner. “We are committed to having a strong senior management team that is experienced, knowledgeable, and client-focused and Sean has been the definition of those traits. Sean and I have worked together for over eight years and I am extremely proud of him and very appreciative of all his contributions to Capital Edge. Sean has been instrumental in helping to grow our client base while continuing to deliver the high level of services we are committed to delivering.”

“With over 15 years of experience in various government contract and grant cost accounting and compliance matters, Sean has provided Capital Edge’s clients with support in a variety of key areas. Specifically, Sean provides subject matter expertise in the areas of Uniform Guidance and subrecipient monitoring, Contractor Purchasing System Review (CPSR) readiness assessments and preparation, Federal Supply Schedule contracts, Earned Value Management Systems, Estimating Systems, audits of incurred cost, Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and Disclosure Statements. He is well versed with General Services Administration (GSA) contract compliance and with FAR, CAS, agency supplements, and DCAA internal controls and identification of regulatory and cost accounting practice changes.

In addition, several of Capital Edge Consulting’s key team members who continue to excel in supporting the company’s client were also promoted, including Michelle Massarini to Vice President of Finance, Brian Gallagher and Marie Salamone both to Director, Eric Hayman to Senior Manager, Blake McKelvy to Manager, Jacqueline Spalding to Senior Consultant.

“The diverse experience of our government contracting professional team continues to add value for Capital Edge Consulting’s clients,” said Braley. “Each of these individuals is extremely deserving and our team continues to deliver best-in-class solutions to our clients. As the firm continues to add clients and diversify industries, it is critical to put the right team in place to support them accordingly. Marie, Brian, and Michelle have all been with the firm for over eight years and continue to excel at every turn. Their understanding of our culture and our clients has provided a strong level of continuity over the years and they continue to contribute to our success. I am confident that we have a great team that will help lead this organization for many years to come.”

Combined, they have several decades of expertise providing professional support to government contractors in the areas of compliance, accounting, contract cost accounting, process engineering, accounting software expertise, grants compliance, construction claims analysis, as well as training and litigation support in a variety of industries. Their technical expertise and project management capabilities have been integral to the firm’s success.

“Our team has been dedicated to the firm and leading solution delivery to our clients over the years,” said Jennifer Rettelle, Director of Operations. “The longevity of our team is remarkable in that several of those recently promoted have been part of the team for nearing a decade, and they are eager to dive into their new roles. Our presence in the market and portfolio of government contractor clients is very impressive and provides a great platform to continue the firm’s growth. We look forward to continuing the momentum with our colleagues and furthering the company’s commitment to staff development, client service and delivery, and branding and positioning as the market leader in government contract services.”

To learn more or connect with the Capital Edge Consulting team visit us online: and follow us on social feeds @govconexperts.

About Capital Edge Consulting, Inc.

Capital Edge consultants combine their unique backgrounds and experience in consulting, public accounting, industry, DCAA, and DCMA to provide clients with unmatched government contracting expertise. This breadth and depth of specialized experience enables Capital Edge to provide the exact services and level of expertise federal government contractors need to succeed. Capital Edge has worked with government contractors ranging in size from startup to Fortune 100 companies in industries such as manufacturing, nuclear energy, professional services, biotech/pharmaceuticals, defense, and software.

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