PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 6, 2015 – Day & Zimmermann (D&Z) today announced that it has become the sole owner of SOC LLC (SOC) a leading provider of security, logistics and life support services to the U.S. Government domestically and abroad.
To acquire sole ownership, D&Z purchased the interests of SOC-SMG, Inc., a co-owner of SOC since its founding in 2008. SOC is positioned for continued dramatic growth, with the support and resources of D&Z, a $2.2B USD, century-old, family-owned company whose 21,000 employees specialize in construction & engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world.
“This purchase underscores our commitment to SOC, a company that has grown by delivering exceptional service with absolute integrity,” said, Hal Yoh, Chairman and CEO, Day & Zimmermann. “We are committed to enhance and build upon SOC’s legacy as a loyal and trusted partner to its customers,” he added.
D&Z also announced the appointment of Steve Selfridge, an executive with more than 30 years of leadership experience in government and commercial businesses, as President of SOC. “I’m excited about the opportunity to take SOC to the next level working with the entire SOC team,” said Mr. Selfridge. "There is a tremendous opportunity to build upon the positive momentum SOC has seen in recent years as an industry leader,” he added.
ABOUT DAY & ZIMMERMANN
Day & Zimmermann is a century-old, family-owned company whose 21,000 employees specialize in construction & engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations with 2.2 Billion USD in revenue, Day & Zimmermann is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in the U.S. by Forbes. Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, our first work was to develop "Betterment Reports" that helped modernize American factories. Today, we are still in the business of betterment -- maintaining the nation's power infrastructure, protecting American freedoms and driving technological advancements around the world. We do what we say.® http://www.dayzim.com
About SOC LLC
SOC LLC is a trusted provider of integrated security and critical infrastructure solutions carrying out and enabling national security missions globally in support of the U.S. Government, international organizations, and corporations. Originally founded as a security contractor supporting the U.S. Departments of Energy, Defense, and State, SOC has since broadened its portfolio to include a wide area of critical mission support, base operations, and professional staffing services. SOC is a company of more than 5,000 highly trained and experienced personnel running some of the most sensitive and complex assignments around the world. In 2014, as a part of Day & Zimmermann’s Government Services Business, SOC LLC, was ranked among the leading companies on the Defense News Top 100 List.
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