Wayne Pizer

executive director, caci


Wayne Pizer is the Executive Director of Small Business at CACI and is responsible for developing and executing the small business strategy, managing the highly successful DoD mentor-protégé program, and ensuring small business compliance throughout the CACI organization. The CACI Small Business Office has won numerous awards during his tenure including the 2016 Nunn-Perry Award, back-to-back Champions of Veteran Enterprise Award from the National Veteran Small Business Coalition and the 2016 Small Business Partner of the Year from the Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF).

Prior to joining CACI, Mr. Pizer was the Vice President of the Small Business Office at L-3 National Security Solutions (NSS), Mr. Pizer was at L-3 for over 8 years. During his tenure, his office has received numerous small business awards, including the 2014 Nunn-Perry Award and two DoD Prime Subcontractor of the Year Awards in recognition of its support for Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs). His office was a five-time winner of the Champions of Veteran Enterprise Award from the National Veteran Small Business Coalition, as well as the recipient of the Montgomery County Prime Partner of the Year award for 2013, in recognition of its active support of the National Center for the Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP).

Prior to joining L-3, Mr. Pizer held several positions during a nine-year career at IBM, where he led its Mentor-Protégé and Strategic Alliance programs for federal customers. Mr. Pizer holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from American University and a Master in Business Administration from American University. He sits on the Veteran’s Institute for Procurement (VIP) Advisory Board for Curriculum Development. In addition he is a certified Project Management Professional and holds an SAP certification in Production Planning.