Computer World Services (CWS) is an SBA-certified HUBZone small business offering an array of enterprise Information Technology services.
CWS is committed to providing its clients with high-quality services while creating an enjoyable and productive working environment. We are sensitive and responsive to our clients' needs and devoted to their satisfaction. We strive to be fair, honest, courteous, and professional in all our dealings.
CWS is committed to hiring and developing the most talented workforce in our industry. We are dedicated to providing a working environment which allows each and every employee to have both job satisfaction and growth, and at the same time, meeting the goals of the company to deliver the best quality service possible. We strive to develop employees known for their character, commitment, and confidence, and we recognize the importance of each individual in the success of the entire company. Whether a senior engineer with advanced degrees or a brand-new help desk representative from one of our many HUBZone areas, we participate in each employee's personal development by stressing education, training, and the attainment of industry-recognized certifications. From senior management to line personnel, CWS maintains an open-door policy at all times, encouraging the flow of communication, the exchange of ideas, creativity, and self-esteem in the work place.
We strive to create a corporate culture based upon open discussion and we encourage all employees to take an active role in the growth and future of CWS.
CWS is a committed partner in the information technology industry through our integrity, innovation, client satisfaction, and financial strength. We are dedicated to maintaining an active profile within industry organizations, associations, and our partners. We are further committed to the development of strong ties with related industries, as well as the government, who greatly contribute to our success.
This commitment also embodies our ethos toward the HUBZone program. CWS not only participates in the program, but leads the effort to reach out to our HUBZone communities and businesses to create the opportunities that deliver a hand up. See more in our HUBZone section (link).
CWS is committed to excellence in every way, such as in our work ethic, the products and services we provide, and our relationships with our clients, employees, and industry.
CWS is a privately held corporation with a highly experienced and dedicated management team. Leadership is based on flexibility, transparency, and accountability to our clients and our team. Critical corporate decisions are made in an open and collaborative manner. We believe that our employees are an integral part of our team and therefore we strive to elicit their opinions, ideas, and innovations regarding the future of our corporation.
CEO & President
Farrukh (Frank) Hameed founded CWS in 1990 with the dream of building a world-class network management and systems integration company. Over the past 26 years, Frank has passionately pursued his dream, building CWS from a one-man firm to the successful and growing corporation it is today. Frank believes in creating a company where all employees are encouraged to pursue further growth in their field as well as participate in the future pursuits of the firm.
Frank oversees an experienced and dedicated management team and directs all aspects of the company's policies, objectives, and initiatives. Relying on his extensive experience, Frank continues to lead his team in the successful growth of the firm.
Frank is a seasoned entrepreneur who has provided mentoring and guidance in the launching of several successful firms over the past 26 years. Frank brings strong hands-on experience in running a successful business. With his knowledge of business practices and trends, Frank maneuvered CWS out of the path of the dotcom meltdown. The fast-paced growth and ensuing meltdown of the dotcom industry has been immensely valuable in creating a stable and sound growth model for CWS’ future expansion. Frank continues to lead CWS in meeting the challenges of emerging technologies through continuous innovation, high levels of customer satisfaction, and the fostering of unprecedented levels of achievement by our employee-partners.
Chief Operating Officer
Scott Rhoda is the Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Rhoda joined CWS following his retirement from the United States Army in the September of 2007. He is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm, including all aspects of the operations, programs, Information Technology (IT) infrastructure, human resources, and contracting activities. Mr. Rhoda has 30 years of IT and telecommunications program management, operation, and training experience.
Prior to joining CWS, Mr. Rhoda served as a U.S. Army Signal Corps Officer in a number of Joint Service and U.S. Army positions. He finished his military career as the Chief of Operations for Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Continental United States (CONUS) and the Global Network Operations Support Center (GNSC) at Scott AFB, IL where he was responsible for the daily management of Continental United States Theater Information Grid. Mr. Rhoda’s Army career included command and staff leadership positions supporting the Strategic, Operational and Tactical echelons of Information Technology and Communications with service in the European, Pacific, and Southwestern Asia theaters.