Pharos Group

Pharos Group, Inc. is a Veteran's Affairs Center for Veteran Enterprise (CVE) certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that provides a focused range of Organizational Wellness and Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning tools, Training and Education, port-side Maintenance and Logistics, and Maritime Security.

About Us

We are Pharos Group, Inc. Securing the World's Maritime Infrastructure

Pharos Group, Inc. is a Veteran's Affairs Center for Veteran Enterprise (CVE) certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that provides a focused range of Organizational Wellness and Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning tools, Training and Education, port-side Maintenance and Logistics, and Maritime Security.

We have a long history of providing services to government and commercial clients both international and domestic.

Pharos Group, Inc. has past experience with U.S. Army MEDCOM Office of The Surgeon General, Veteran's Affairs, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army Rehabilitation and Reintegration (for returning soldiers), U.S. Coast Guard, National Institutes of Health, various commercial entities, and the Haitian Coast Guard.




Chief Executive Officer Bio.

Timothy J. Ciampaglio is currently the Owner and Chief Executive Officer of Pharos Group, Inc. and was named the 2011 Virginia's Small Businessman of the Year by Virginia's Small Business Partnership. Mr. Ciampaglio currently holds a Top Secret Clearance and is a 23 year veteran of the United States Coast Guard where he focused on Maritime Operations, Training and Education, and Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning. Prior to retiring from the United States Coast Guard, Mr. Ciampaglio completed successful tours of duty totaling nearly 10 years at sea on six ships (Commanding his last afloat unit). His operational mission focus included Search and Rescue, Alien Migrant Interdiction Operations, Counter Narcotics, Living Marine Resources, and Homeland Security. Mr Ciampaglio also served at Coast Guard Headquarters where he was the Chief of the External Coordination Division. There he conducted high level Coast Guard briefs, prepared witnesses for 25+ Congressional hearings, and coordinated GAO/DHS Inspector General interactions related to 40+ audits.

As a consultant of The Balanced Scorecard he holds a Master Professional Certification and was the Senior Consultant for The Army's Surgeon General in the automation, development, and methodology of The Balanced Scorecard. He has developed and managed BSCs for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Coast Guard, National Institutes of Health and other commercial entities. He has also developed tailored curricula and facilitated workshops for Veteran's Affairs VISN 5 in the areas of staff leadership development, team building, and strategic planning. Mr. Ciampaglio holds a B.S. in Psychology from Towson University and a Masters of Public Policy and Management, concentrating in Human Resource Management, from Carnegie Mellon University. He was an Associate Professor at the Coast Guard Academy (voted Instructor of the Year in 2002 by the Corps of Cadets) and an Adjunct Professor at The George Washington University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

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Vision and mission statement

Our vision: To be the contracting partner of choice for governmental and commercial agencies.
Our mission: To ethically provide the most efficient and effective service to meet the needs of our customers.

Pharos Group Inc. is owned and operated by a retired United States Coast Guard Officer who primarily focused on Operational Maritime Security, Training and Education, and Strategic Planning while on active duty. Read more about us in the Capabilities presentation provided below.

Capability Presentation



Martime Security

We offer a comprehensive Global Maritime Law enforcement strategy program that encompasses Security Operations Planning and Support Management. We also provide Exercise Development, Execution and Debrief; in-depth Training Programs for Maritime Law Enforcement for international and domestic clients.

Administrative Support

We offers a comprehensive solution for international and domestic clients. This includes Communication Planning, Schedule Management, Graphic and Writing Support, Collaboration Portal Management, Records Management, Event Planning, and Web site administration. Our professionals optimize your organization.

Training & Education

Pharos Group Inc. develops operational (dynamic) and classroom (static) training to match your training needs. Our training curriculum is adjustable to whatever scope is needed and tailored with your audience in mind. All courses include predetermined objectives based on analysis prior to developing the course material.

Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning

We can take you through of the phases of Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning: Organizational Review and Strategy, Strategy Map, Scorecard, and Operational Phase. We have experience in the government, commercial, and non-profit sectors creating both dynamic and static scorecards.

Cyber Security Critical Infrastructure Protection

Pharos Group together with Lloyd Muir Consulting, helps organizations secure their critical infrastructure using a risk management approach. In accordance with Presidential Executive Order Number 16363 and the resultant NIST Framework, we identify and mitigate organizations' cyber security critical infrastructure vulnerabilities.

Seaport-e Support

Pharos Group, Inc. is a Veterans Affairs Center for Veteran Enterprise (CVE) certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that provides a focused range of:

  • Organizational Wellness and Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning tools
  • Training and Education
  • Port-side Maintenance and Logistics
  • Maritime Security

Primary Point of Contact

Primary Point of Contact: Tim Ciampaglio, CEO

Clearance: Active Top Secret
Prior military service: 23 year veteran of the United States Coast Guard where he focused on Maritime Operations, Training and Education, and Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning.
Certifications: Master Professional Certification of The Balanced Scorecard
Academics: B.S. in Psychology from Towson University and a Masters of Public Policy and Management, concentrating in Human Resource Management, from Carnegie Mellon University. Associate Professor at the Coast Guard Academy (voted Instructor of the Year in 2002 by the Corps of Cadets). Adjunct Professor at The George Washington University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Functional area(s) of experience: Senior Consultant for The Army's Surgeon General in the automation, development, and methodology of The Balanced Scorecard. He has developed and managed BSCs for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Coast Guard, National Institutes of Health and other commercial entities. He has also developed tailored curricula and facilitated workshops for Veteran's Affairs VISN 5 in the areas of staff leadership development, team building, and strategic planning.
Specific Functional Areas: Training Support , Zone 2 / National Capital
Corporate Education and Training Functions: The Pharos Group instructors understand the difference between education and training. Education is theory-based general knowledge used to improve one's intellectual maturity whereas training is the imparting of knowledge and its practical use, emphasizing the hands-on application of the material. We focus on enhancing both.

Members

They are our valuable team members

Luann Barndt

Trainer/Coach

Over two decades of proven experience leading, teaching, training, and developing future leaders. An accomplished Coach - successfully inspired, motivated, and led others to exceed their potential thus ensuring team accomplishments. Versatile executive who effectively facilitated and persuaded cooperation and coordination among a wide variety of personalities at all levels of government and industry.

Andrew Young

Trainer

Mr. Young is a communications specialist with overarching experiences from commercial communications programs to creation and management of mission critical communications plans. He is U.S. Army veteran This education and experience helped to spark his understanding of complex systems integration, project management, technical writing, and information management. Mr. Young shares these experiences as a seasoned educator and published writer.

David Hartt

Educator/Trainer

Training and Education professional with 20+ years of expertise and award winning products/projects. Solver of ill-defined problems and leader with proven expertise in producing positive ROI for training and education solutions. Realizes opportunities aligned with organizational strategy. An energetic and devoted leader who builds commitment around vision, mission and values to produce award winning results.

Partners

Our Partners

ESM Software

About ESM

ESM is a suite of web-based applications that facilitate robust strategy/BSC and performance management throughout an organization. ESM+Perform enables organizations to link performance reviews directly to the organizational strategy, while increasing collaboration, positioning personal performance in the right context for execution, and increasing the level of participation and engagement of employees. CPM, Risk, Employee Performance, Initiative Programs integrate with ESM so you can execute on all facets of your corporate strategy in one place. With over 16 years of history it is the original BSC SaaS platform and the only strategy management software created under the guidance of Dr. Robert S. Kaplan and Dr. David P. Norton - creators of the Balanced Scorecard methodology.

Past Performance

These are some of our clients we have worked with.













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Contact Info

Pharos Group, Inc.
6 Bullrush Ct.
Stafford, VA 22554
P: (540)645-1861
Email: tciampaglio@pharosgroupinc.com