WidePoint names new CEO and President

WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY) board of directors has appointed Jin Kang as its Chief Executive Officer and President of WidePoint Corporation, the company said.

Kang will also join WidePoint´s board of directors as a Class I Director. In addition the board of directors expanded the duties of its current Executive Vice President and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer Jason Holloway to include the operational role of Chief Executive Officer and President of the company´s Cybersecurity Solutions subsidiary.

Kang has been with WidePoint Corporation since 2008 following its acquisition of iSYS LLC, a company Kang founded. He served as the company´s Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer prior to his promotion.

Kang succeeds Jeff Nyweide, who resigned from his position as CEO, President, and Director of WidePoint for personal family reasons.

WidePoint is a provider of secure, cloud-delivered, enterprise-wide information technology-based solutions that can enable enterprises and agencies to deploy fully compliant IT services in accordance with government mandated regulations and advanced system requirements.