Welcome to Compendium Federal Technology’s (CFT) showcase page for IITSEC, the premier international gathering for innovation, technology, and training solutions in the defense and security sector. We are thrilled to present our cutting-edge solutions and share our insights in advancing the world of integrated training and simulation.
At CFT, we pride ourselves on being at the forefront of technology and innovation. Our dedicated team of experts specializes in creating state-of-the-art training and simulation solutions that cater to a wide range of needs within the defense and security industries. Whether you are looking for advanced virtual training environments, sophisticated simulation technologies, or comprehensive systems integration services, CFT has the expertise and experience to meet and exceed your expectations.
Our presence at IITSEC demonstrates our commitment to excellence and our continuous pursuit of pushing the boundaries in training and simulation. We invite you to explore our offerings, engage with our experts, and discover how CFT’s innovative solutions can empower your organization to face the challenges of today and tomorrow. Learn more about our unique approach to training and simulation, and how we are contributing to shaping a safer, more secure, and technologically advanced world.
Thank you for visiting CFT at IITSEC. We are excited to connect with you and explore how we can collaborate to achieve your goals and drive the future of defense and security training.
Chief Executive Officer
Frank Sturek assumed the role of CEO for Compendium Federal Technology (CFT) on January 13, 2023. He is a minority owner of the company and a proven leader who understands how to build high-performing teams to deliver value in the Government Contracting (GovCon) marketplace.
Prior to joining CFT, he held the position of President at SkyePoint Decisions, Inc., a small business GovCon focused on the Federal Civilian Agency Cybersecurity and Enterprise IT Services markets. Before SkyePoint Decisions, Frank was the Chief Growth Officer at Axiologic Solutions, where he was responsible for managing new business growth.
Additionally, Frank’s experience includes 21 years of active service as an infantry officer in the United States Army that included assignments in Germany, the 82nd Airborne Division, West Point, the 101st Airborne Division, Iraq, the 10th Mountain Division, Afghanistan, and the Pentagon. Frank was recognized as a top performer throughout his military career and he still currently serves in a volunteer capacity as the Honorary Colonel of the US Army’s 4th Infantry Regiment.
Frank is a graduate of the United States Military Academy (West Point) where he earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. He later earned an M.S. in Engineering Management from the University of Central Florida and then taught Systems Engineering at the United States Military Academy as an assistant professor. He is a PMI certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and an elected member of the Board of Directors for the Small and Emerging Contractor Advisory Forum (SECAF)
Vice President of Business Development and Capture
Jim Zopelis is the Vice President of Business Development and Capture for Compendium Federal Technology. Prior to joining Compendium Federal Technology, he held various senior business development and sales roles in both government and commercial organizations, focusing on the growth of specialized communications technology, IT, and cyber programs. Jim is a career Army Officer, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel after 20 years of serving in various theater support roles in multiple regions worldwide.
Jim is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and holds a Master of Science Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Missouri-Rolla. Jim is a proud member of the Army Football Club and is currently serving as a Northeast Regional Advisor for the West Point Association of Graduates.
CDR (Ret) Herb Honaker is a former Surface Warfare officer Operations Limited Duty Officer and graduate of the Naval War college, specializing in National Security and Strategy. Herb’s 28-year Naval career encompassed Frigates, Cruisers, Destroyers, Carriers, two Officer-in-Charge tours, Carrier Group, and numbered Fleet Command Operational Staff assignments as Joint Operations Center Director.
Herb currently serves as CFT’s Technical Director-Team Lead and Program Manager for the USAF Mission Capabilities Analysis Team supporting Air Combat Command Joint Base Langley Eustis. His team leadership is exhibited through more than eight years of execution of US Air Force and Joint Services extensive operational analysis, operational scenario generation, mission modeling, communications, and networking analysis.
His civilian career has encompassed a wide array of operational research analysis, architecture development, and systems engineering. His projects have included, Chief Systems Architect for Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS), Joint Enterprise Architecture development, Weapons Data Link Enterprise Architecture support, Maritime and Littoral Surveillance Concept of Operations development, Airborne Networking Concept of Operations development, and Agile Communications Engineering development.