Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Appoints Bernard Mustafa, CEO of PVBS, to Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) Board of Directors

November 17, 2015 (Reston, VA) — The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today the newly appointed members of the CIT Board of Directors and the Board of Directors of its parent authority, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Investment Authority (IEIA). The appointments include CEO of PVBS (Pleasant Valley Business Solutions), Mr. Bernard Mustafa, CPA.

Appointed by Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, Bernard Mustafa, CPA, CEO of PVBS (Pleasant Valley Business Solutions), is a highly-respected executive in government contractor circles. Prior to joining PVBS, Mr. Mustafa held leadership positions in entrepreneurial firms providing financial and technology consulting services to federal government agencies and commercial clients. Mr. Mustafa has over 20 years’ experience in the financial and technology sectors, and served in the United States Army.

In addition, Jonathan Aberman, founder and Managing Director of TandemNSI, and Michael Rao, President of Virginia Commonwealth University since 2009, were also appointed by Government McAuliffe to serve on the BOD for CIT.

The remaining newly appointed members of the BOD for CIT, include David Lucien, Walter “Duffy” Mazan, Christy Tomlinson Morton, Dr. Magid M. Abraham, and Angela Kellett, and were selected by the Virginia Senate and the Virginia House of Delegates.

About the Center for Innovative Technology,
Since 1985, CIT, a nonprofit corporation, has been Virginia’s primary driver of innovation and entrepreneurship. CIT accelerates the next generation of technology and technology companies through commercialization, capital formation, market development and revenue generation services. To facilitate national innovation leadership and accelerate the rate of technology adoption, CIT creates partnerships between innovative technology start-up companies and advanced technology consumers. CIT’s CAGE Code is 1UP71. To learn more, please visit

About PVBS (Pleasant Valley Business Solutions)
PVBS (Pleasant Valley Business Solutions), a Microsoft Business Solutions President’s Club Member, offers the premier Microsoft Defense Contract Audit Agency-ready solutions for government contractor ERP, financial management, and project accounting. Microsoft offers a better project accounting and financial management solution than what’s been available in the past to government contractors. Only PVBS offers Microsoft Dynamics solutions that were created specifically for high-growth and large government contractors in order to help these companies better manage and optimize their Federal Government contracts. PVBS services government contractors around the globe. Visit follow us on LinkedIn (PVBS) or Twitter (@GovConERP).

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