Vice President, Cyber &Technology Solutions
Rocky Campione is the VP for Cyber and Technology Solutions at BGS. He is leading the team to deliver cyber and IT solutions for critical industries across the US. He recently joined from AWS where he led the Regulated Industries Security and Compliance team for the US. Prior to AWS he was the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
At DOE he oversaw the Department’s $2.9 Billion information technology (IT) portfolio, served as an advisor to the Deputy Secretary and Secretary, and led the various functions within the Office of the Chief Information Officer. His team deployed multiple cloud environments, modernized the desktop and collaboration environments, led the Department to maximum telework, and deployed a number of innovative security tools to monitor, detect, and respond to aggressive cyber threat actors.
From 2009 to 2019, Mr. Campione worked for a small business, Planet Technologies, becoming their Vice President for Federal in 2012. In this role, he led teams that migrated more than 300,000 Federal users to the Cloud, provided application development solutions for National Security clients, and delivered cybersecurity solutions to both the Federal Government and Fortune 100 companies. He also worked with the DOE’s Office of Electricity in the development of the Risk Management Process (RMP) for the electricity subsector, published in 2012.
From 2004 to 2009, he was appointed to several positions at DOE, in the areas of security, management, and IT. His last position at the Department was Senior Advisor to the Deputy Secretary where he served as his Chief of Staff. Rocky’s focus was on the day-to-day management of the Department with an emphasis on improving security. He was previously the Deputy Assistant Secretary for National Security where he was responsible for issues pertaining to cybersecurity, the Office of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, and the National Nuclear Security Administration. In 2004, he joined DOE as advisor to the CIO where he helped manage the Department’s $2.1 billion IT portfolio, revitalized the Department’s cybersecurity program, and improved corporate communications.
A graduate of Syracuse University, Mr. Campione graduated with Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science and History. His MS degree is from George Mason University When not working you can find him hiking on a trail somewhere with his wife and 4 kids or cheering for the Syracuse Orange.