EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) announced today that John Dickson has been named president of CSC Credit Services. Dickson, who will report to CSC President and Chief Operating Officer Mike Laphen, replaces Bob Denny who has retired after a 14-year career with the company. The appointment was effective Dec. 1.
Previously CSC Credit Services senior vice president of Field Sales and Mortgage Operations, Dickson has been with the company since 1994. Prior to that he worked for TRW Information Services, formerly Chilton Corp., for 16 years where he held a variety of senior management positions.
"During his tenure, John has initiated and developed numerous strategic alliances with national providers, enabling us to collaborate and deliver innovative products to our clients," said Laphen. "I'm confident that he will achieve significant results and continue Bob's legacy of strong leadership."
Dickson received his bachelor's degree from Pittsburg State University and upon graduation earned a commission as a second lieutenant in the United States Army Finance Corps.
Computer Sciences Corporation is a leading global information technology (IT) services company. CSC's mission is to provide customers in industry and government with solutions crafted to meet their specific challenges and enable them to profit from the advanced use of technology.
With approximately 78,000 employees, CSC provides innovative solutions for customers around the world by applying leading technologies and CSC's own advanced capabilities. These include systems design and integration; IT and business process outsourcing; applications software development; Web and application hosting; and management consulting. Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., CSC reported revenue of $14.6 billion for the 12 months ended Sept. 29, 2006. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.
Source: Computer Sciences Corporation