Rite-Solutions Gives You The Best of Both Worlds
Rite-Solutions is an award-winning software development, systems engineering, information technology and learning development firm based in Middletown, RI with satellite offices in Pawcatuck, CT, Virginia Beach, VA and Washington, DC.
We are a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) with over 200 employees – consisting of scientists, engineers, information technology (IT) specialists, cyber-security specialists, instructional designers and consulting professionals. The nature of the work we do is as dynamic and diverse as the makeup of our workforce. From helping the Navy maintain dominance in undersea warfare to assisting healthcare and financial institutions improve workplace performance, Rite-Solutions helps our customers optimize their people and processes, execute their mission, and achieve organizational success.
We strike a desirable and distinctive balance between being agile and, as a CMMI Level 3-appraised company, disciplined – the best of both worlds. Through this approach we are able to deliver exceptional quality and reliability with the speed and affordability that only a small business like Rite-Solutions can achieve. This isn’t just a competitive advantage for us, but also a means by which we are able to maintain a talent pool of the best and brightest who we embrace as the F.E.W. or Friends Enjoying Work.
Access Our Expertise From Project Launch to End-of-life
We take a holistic view of your project, whether we are involved start-to-finish or just one phase. We design, develop, and deploy solutions that maximize performance, optimize maintenance, and minimize total cost of ownership (TCO).
Rite-Solutions was established as an employee-centric business to ensure that all employees have the opportunity to share in our collective success. The strength of our culture is evident in how we live and breathe as a company and how we engage with our employees and our customers day to day. Through our own award-winning innovations, like Mutual Fun® and our practice of mutual respect, collaboration, trust, integrity, creative thinking and outcome-focused behaviors, we deliver impressive results and exceptional value to those we are privileged to serve. This unique, award-winning culture enables us to leverage the “collective genius” of our team of engineers, technologists, scientists, and instructional designers to solve an enormous spectrum of technical and organizational challenges for our customers!
Rite-Solutions Employees are “One of The F.E.W.”
Rite-Solutions was founded by friends who enjoyed working hard together. Though the company is bigger today, everyone on the Rite-Solutions team is still considered One of The F.E.W. (Friends Enjoying Work). This is an integral component of our award-winning culture and how we achieve creative, innovative solutions for our customers.
We will remain loyal friends, working hard together toward a culture of community based on trust, mutual respect, and personal accountability.
We will continually grow and align our creative genius toward innovation in all our solutions, from management to delivered products and services.
We will pursue exciting and meaningful solutions that create value for our customers and professional growth for our citizens.
Executive Leadership Team
As CEO of Rite-Solutions, Joe is responsible for the strategic direction of the business and the critical relationships Rite-Solutions has with its customers, employees, partners and community leaders. The vibrant culture at Rite is embodied by four simple principals: Have Fun; Make a Little Money; Have a Great Place to Work; and Be Proud of What You Do. Prior to co-founding Rite-Solutions, Joe had a long and successful career with Analysis & Technology (A&T), a high technology firm headquartered in North Stonington, CT and prior to A&T, he was employed by Electric Boat as an Electrical Engineer.
Linda has spent over 20 years in the government contracting industry working for both large and small defense contractors. Linda initially started with Rite-Solutions in 2000 as one of the initial founders of the company and has served as Rite’s CFO since inception. Prior to that, she served as the CFO of Integrated Performance Decisions, Inc. (IPD), a specialized software development company and Interactive Media Corporation, Inc. (IMC), an interactive multimedia company, both which were wholly owned subsidiaries of Analysis & Technology, Inc. in Connecticut. Linda spent 17 years at Analysis & Technology in many of the nationwide locations serving in a multitude of functions during her tenure.
His efforts produced numerous, pioneering technologies and systems including the Virginia class Combat Control System, the first high-energy laser systems, railgun systems, computer combat systems such as Aegis, and cyber security systems.
In addition to having a deep technical understanding of mission-critical DoD systems, Dennis has a great passion for helping people achieve their potential. His experience leading and managing technical talent complements Rite-Solutions’ employee-centered culture. Throughout his career, Dennis has proven that an engaged and empowered workforce is the best path to innovation, technical excellence and rapid delivery of solutions to the customer. Dennis will be instrumental in helping government and commercial clients achieve an Information Advantage™—converting complex data into a competitive edge.
Mike’s 30+ years in the defense industry includes leadership at numerous operational echelons, beginning as a small team leader on site at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, and progressing through several increasingly demanding challenges as both a line manager and staff leader. He most recently served as Manager of Operations for Northrop Grumman’s Maritime Command and Control Operating Unit, a team of over 600 employees at locations worldwide focused on delivering C2, Combat System, and Modeling & Simulation solutions. Mike was responsible for Maritime C2’s program execution as well as new business proposal leadership on all of the unit’s strategic captures. Other leadership positions in Northrop’s maritime organization included Business Development Manager, Operating Unit Director, and Department Manager. His commercial systems experience includes stints leading strategic information technology projects at Reebok International and BankBoston.
Prior to joining Rite-Solutions, Laurie served as the Vice President of Navy Business Development for CGI Federal Experience (formerly Stanley Associates). Prior to this position, Carter served as the Vice President for Technical solutions Division, managing a CGI Technical Services managing programs for NAVSEA, NAVAI, SPAWAR, DHS, Patent & Trademark Office and COMOPTEVFOR. She also served as the Navy Account Manager and was responsible for several capture and awards for NAVSEA, COMOPTEVFOR and NAVAIR major prime contracts.
Ken’s career started with the Naval Submarine Service serving on both SSN’s and SSBN’s. After transitioning from the Navy in 1985, Ken joined Analysis & Technology (A&T) as an Operations Analyst supporting the tactical development, employment and fleet training for new development submarine systems. He rose through progressively increasing positions of programmatic and management responsibility culminating in being selected as A&T’s Connecticut Operations Director. During his 18 years with A&T, Ken held numerous other positions including Training and Operations Department Manager, Senior Program and Contracts Manager, and Training and Logistics Group Manager. After Anteon Corporation acquired A&T in 2000, Ken served as the Operations Manager for Anteon responsible for management of global operations involving training, testing, maintenance analysis and logistics support, operations analysis, program management, security, purchasing, shipping/receiving, accounts payable/receivable, contracts and facility maintenance.
Mike has close to 20 years’ experience across P&L management, executive sales and sales team leadership as well as professional services operations and delivery.
Mike joins Rite-Solutions from General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) where he served for over two years as the Commercial Section Vice President responsible for the integration and strategic direction of several Commercial business units obtained by GDIT through mergers and acquisitions.
Rite-Solutions is honored to receive such critical acclaim from authors, press, educational institutions, and research firms, among others.