Akima Names Jim Enicks President of Five Rivers Services

Akima Names Jim Enicks President of Five Rivers Services


Military and Industry Veteran Will Focus on Growth and Pursuit of Army and Unified Combatant Command COCOM Opportunities


April 30, 2019


Herndon, VA – Akima announced that Jim Enicks has been named the president of Five Rivers Services, one of Akima’s operating companies focused on providing the Army with IT solutions to support critical mission requirements. Enicks will oversee the relocation of the Five Rivers Services headquarters to Tampa Bay, FL and lead the company in providing full-spectrum Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM) and training support services to the federal government.


Enicks joined Akima in January 2017, after serving in various leadership roles at SRA International and SAIC. At Akima, he has grown company-wide Army IT relationships and business to enable future partnerships and growth. A proven management and leadership professional, Enicks has over 30 years of experience in the military communications and operations communities – with noted success supervising, planning, implementing, and optimizing networks for the Department of Defense.


“Jim’s experience and background have helped drive our efforts to provide the Army with IT solutions in support of their mission,” said Akima President and CEO Bill Monet.  “We are confident that he will continue Five Rivers Services past success providing critical communications and technology solutions to our military customers.”


About Five Rivers Services, an Akima Company

With operations spanning the globe, Five Rivers Services operates in 28 locations across the United States, Iraq, Afghanistan, and Kuwait. The company provides customers with full-spectrum IT services, including Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM), secure/non-secure Video Teleconferencing (VTC), multimedia/visual information, space operations, environmental services, and training support services for the federal government. Five Rivers is named after five major rivers in Northwest Alaska: the Noatak, the Buckland, the Kobuk, the Selawik, and the Kivilina. For more information, visit http://www.fiveriversservices.com/.


About Akima


Akima is an Alaska Native Corporation with more than 7,500 employees and 30 years of experience in federal contracting in the core areas of IT, systems engineering, base operations and logistics, aviation, protective services and detention management, and construction. The Akima portfolio of companies compete in 8(a), small business, and open markets to deliver scalable, cost-effective solutions to meet virtually any mission requirement. With operations in 46 states, two territories and 12 countries, Akima is positioned to provide the expertise you need wherever you need it. For more information, visit www.akima.com.