About us

Alliance Project Services Inc. (APS) is a Veteran Owned Business, delivering technical domestic and international services. Tod E. Nickles, President and CEO, founded the company in 2008 and has over thirty years of direct experience in Global Logistics, Supply Chain Management, and Labor Supply Management. We have served all branches of the US Military, DTRA, NSF, DOE, DOS, USAID and others.

APS was built on the simple ideas of business integrity, trust and strategic project alliances with our customers and partners. APS are market leaders in integrated supply chain management & logistics, and both construction & labor supply management services on a global footing.

APS’s core philosophy: People are our strength and performance is our discriminator.

Tod E Nickles

President & CEO – Alliance Project Services, Inc.

Tod is a seasoned professional with over 30 years of experience in US Government Contracting and Supply Chain Management. As President and CEO of APS, he has demonstrated performance in procurement of material and equipment, personnel logistics services and global supply chain management. Tod has overseen travel and deployment of over 10,000 US expats, Host Country Nationals and Other Country Nationals and has executed procurement and delivery of an extensive set of materials worldwide.

Tod has held senior positions at Raytheon Technical Services, Brown & Root Inc. and Northrop Worldwide Aircraft Services Inc., and served as a Contract Administrator and Contracting Officer for the United States Air Force.

James Mandracchia

Business Development – Alliance Project Services, Inc.

Jim Mandracchia has served as Vice President Business Development for Alliance Project Services since October 2013. In that capacity he leads capture efforts, proposals, and strategic development activities. His core competence is synthesis of practical winning approaches through integration of business strategy, deep understanding of customer requirements and many years of operational success in large and small enterprises.

Over a 35 year career prior to joining APS, Jim served in a variety of Operations and Functional Leadership roles including VP Operations, Chenega Corporation, VP Business Development BAE SYSTEMS, VP Integrated Supply Chain, Raytheon Technical Services Company, VP Business Development and Strategy (and a founder), Exostar LLC, VP Operation Manager SAIC, and a number of Director level roles in Program Management, IT and Engineering at Lockheed Martin. Jim is a graduate of several Business Leadership programs including those sponsored by Raytheon, BAE SYSTEMS and Lockheed Martin, and holds a BSEE degree.

Simon Forrester-Wood

Director Logistics – Alliance Project Services, Inc.

Simon is a highly capable and motivated procurement and logistics professional with over 14 years experience in material procurement, logistics and logistics management. Simon has developed an in depth knowledge of best value procurement practices and all transport mediums for both CONUS and OCONUS projects. Simonmanages a diverse network of manufacturers, distributors, freight forwarders, carriers and custom brokers worldwide. Simon has an in depth knowledge of global supply chains for shipment of US specified construction and construction related materials from the US to multiple locations across the globe including the Caribbean, Africa, Middle East and Far East.

Eric Hoeny

Director Supply Chain – Alliance Project Services, Inc.

Eric is a proven leader who has worked in the Government Services sector as well as the Oil & Gas sector both domestically and internationally for over twenty years. He has overseen the development, enhancement and deployment of numerous applications to include procurement systems, electronic timekeeping systems and inventory control systems. He has also deployed and managed company networks both domestically and internationally. Eric joined APS in November of 2011.

Prior to joining APS, Eric worked for Kellogg Brown and Root and Ascot International services.