Who We Are:
AVATAR Computing is a “Mission First” company with a passion for supporting complex technical requirements for the government and its industry partners. Military service runs deep in our veins, with 3 generations of Air Force in our family we take our commitment to quality and pride in our support very seriously.
For over 15 years AVATAR Computing has developed unique solutions for the government’s most complicated problems. Our staff of highly trained and well-seasoned professionals leverage their years of combined government knowledge to deliver solutions that make a difference. AVATAR combines creative out of the box thinking with agile management that maximizes productivity. This approach is set against the background of working in government systems for many years to create a new vision of how to solve problems and put our government projects into a position to succeed for the future.
Mr. Randall S. Foster is a co-founder and the President and CEO of Avatar Computing Inc. He is a disabled veteran, who served 20 years in the United States Air Force. As a Master Navigator in the B-52 Strategic Bomber and KC-135 Air Refueling aircraft, he performed flying duties globally for 13 years. Lieutenant Colonel Foster also served as a Systems Acquisition Contracts Specialist, Bombardment Wing Executive Officer, and Chief of Standardization and Evaluation Branch. In addition, Colonel Foster, was the Deputy Director, Plans and Programs at 16th Air Force Headquarters, Madrid Spain and Chief of Staff, Defense Contract Management District, in Boston MA. Mr. Foster as a defense contractor, has provided support to the Air Space Mission Planning Division located at Hanscom Air Force Base. Mr. Foster is a resident graduate of the Air Force’s Air Command and Staff Collage, and holds a Master degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Science from California State University, Fresno. As the CEO of AVATAR Computing, Mr. Foster has led a diverse staff of technologists with a vigilant desire to support the federal workforce and commercial customers throughout the United States.
Mr. Matthew Foster is the Vice President and CIO of AVATAR Computing, Inc. He is a veteran of the Massachusetts Air National Guard 102nd Fighter Wing where he served in logistics and hazardous materials. As Vice President of AVATAR Computing, Mr. Foster has managed a wide variety of Department of Defense contract efforts to include supporting a large team providing IT mission needs for Army Contracting Command at Natick Labs, enterprise level web development teams supporting PEO Soldier-Chemical Biological Defense, multimedia development for the Office of Naval Research, Videography and Web Content management for the Vietnam War Memorial Commission, Web Development and Business Intelligence for Army Contracting Command at Redstone Arsenal and more. In addition, Mr. Foster has led AVATAR Computing into developing several commercially available cloud based software solutions that focus on bettering the engagement between the government and vendors to include Acquisition Support Research Tool (AS-RT), Bidder’s Libraries, Clearpath Travel and ClearEval. Mr. Foster has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Mr. Foster also actively supports his local community having served for 3 years on the Worcester Arts Council and having owned and operated The Foster Gallery for 7 years, the only privately owned gallery in Worcester, MA that supported local painters at the time.