Victor “Vic” Buonamia
After 20 years of military service and 10 years in defense contracting, Victor (Vic) had a vision to begin a People-focused, Technology-supported, and Processes-oriented globally recognized company in the 21st century. His focus is to continually diversify PTP with a focus on knowledge management, education and training, software development, all aspects of information technology, analytics, logistics and maintenance, biometrics, and mission planning. He has more than 30 years program management experience–operational and technical–supporting both Department of Defense and Homeland Security for the Army, Joint Staff, Coalition, and commercial organizations.
Chief Operations Officer (COO)
Randy is a dynamic senior professional with expertise in supporting multiple national and corporate initiatives during his 39 years of service in the U.S. Army and as a Government civilian and defense contractor. During his 24-year military career, Randy was assigned for nearly 15 years to 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment – Delta; and prior to joining PTP, was the Deputy Director for Intelligence for the USSOCOM Campaign Support Group and later the Center for Special Operations; a Senior Principal/Consultant with the Wexford Group International, and most recently, a senior professional with Blackbird Technologies, Inc., a Raytheon Company.
Chief Financial Officer/Chief Administrative Officer (CFO/CAO)
Nicole Buonamia serves as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer, implementing the financial strategy and operations for PTP. Nicole is responsible for the company’s financial functions, including accounting, audits, budgeting, corporate finance, and business planning. Nicole has supported PTP in this role since its inception and provides administration and oversight to PTP’s finance, human resources, and planning operations. As CFO and CAO, Nicole collaborates with PTP’s executive leadership on corporate strategy and business management processes. Nicole attended Polk State College, where she obtained her degree in Business Administration.
Horacio “Tony” Schwalm
Director of Special Operations and Knowledge Management Education
Tony Schwalm is the Director for Special Operations and Knowledge Management Education. Tony has 20+ years of experience as a Knowledge Management (KM) engineer and facilitator and has 34 years’ experience within the Department of Defense as a soldier, government civilian, and contractor. Tony has lectured on and facilitated organization improvement workshops for MetLife, Capitol One, Leadership Tampa Bay, Southeastern University and numerous small businesses and groups. He holds a BA in English from Georgia Southern University and an MS in Management from the University of South Florida. Additionally, Tony is the author of the book The Guerrilla Factory: the Making of Special Forces Officers, the Green Berets.
Sandra “Sandie” Goodman
Director of Human Resources
Sandie Goodman is the Director of Human Resources, responsible for all HR policies, programs, and services. She brings over 24 years of comprehensive HR experience, operating in several industries. Sandie majored in Business at Georgia State University. Since joining the PTP team in 2017, Sandie has been instrumental in integrating human resources initiatives into the organization’s strategic goals. As Director, Sandie provides outstanding leadership to the Human Resources department, overseeing recruitment, payroll, benefits administration, employee relations, and compliance with state and federal laws.
Robert “Bob” Guenther
Senior Corporate Strategist
Bob Guenther has over 40 years of diverse military, business and executive leadership experience including successfully leading business units in every aspect of operations, training, business administration, finance, corporate restructuring, workforce development and business development. Following his career in US Army, Joint Forces and Intelligence staff and leadership positions, he began working with specialized software and intelligence contractors supporting the Department of Defense. Joining PTP in 2020, he applies his experience and acumen across the company, contributing to continued growth and exemplary service to our employees, our company, and the Nation.
Senior Capture and BD Manager
Following 20 years of service as an Army Infantry Officer, Wayne has spent the last 19 years continuing to support the Nation in the corporate arena. He has held leadership positions from PM to President in businesses across the socio-economic spectrum, and from small to large corporations. He brings extensive knowledge and experience in a broad array of functional areas supporting the military services, DoD, and civilian agencies.
James “Jim” Stewart Sr.
Jim Stewart Sr. is a Program Manager and provides management oversight for the execution of assigned contracts and tasks orders at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Jim is a retired US Army Field Artillery officer with 20+ years of military service and 15+ years of contractor experience. Jim attended the United States Military Academy at West Point and Webster University for his master’s degree.
Robert “Rob” Fryson III
Rob is a driven and flexible Program Manager, SharePoint Developer, and Graphic Designer with a proven record of delivering creative and innovative design solutions. He is a SharePoint contract “all-rounder” (Administrator, Developer, Trainer, and Business Analyst) who has 10 years of experience working with SharePoint and Office 365. Robert provides management oversight for multiple contracts and tasks orders from corporate headquarters in Tampa, FL. He holds an MS in Project Management from the Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.
Michael “Mike” Ryan
Mike Ryan is the Program Manager for the M-SOFS IDIQ. He has 30 years of military experience, 28 of which were within Naval Special Warfare in various project and program management capacities. Mike is based in Virginia Beach, VA and holds a BS in Business Management from SUNY Empire State College and an MBA from the College of William and Mary in Virginia.