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BEYA STEM Conference Recognizes Seven Mitre Employees

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 24, 2017 —Seven Mitre employees received recognition for their professional achievements at the 2017 Becoming Everything You Are Awards’, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. “MITRE is honored to have seven talented employees recognized by at the 31st Annual Conference Awards,” said Julie Gravallese, a vice president and chief human resources …

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MITRE Names Jason Providakes to Succeed Al Grasso as CEO

The board of directors at nonprofit science and engineering research organization MITRE Corp. has unanimously appointed two-decade firm veteran and current Senior Vice President Dr. Jason Providakes to succeed Al Grasso as president and CEO in a transition scheduled to take effect March 6. MITRE said Tuesday Grasso will continue as …

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Mitre Proposes 15-Year Navy Shipbuilding Plan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2017 — Mitre has developed a 15-year shipbuilding plan for the U.S. Navy that would bring the fleet size to 414 combat ships with a “high-low mix” of low-end warships and high-end combat vessels, Executive Gov reported Monday. Breaking Defense reported Friday the plan also involves the cancellation of the Littoral Combat …

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Mitre Names Winner of IoT Security Challenge

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2017 — Mitre has selected the winning team in the Mitre Unique Identification of Things challenge that sought to develop strategies to address security issues associated with the Internet of Things, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Friday a Ciena hardware engineer led the winning team from Georgia that won $50,000, while teams …

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Roger Furr: Mitre to Focus on FFRDC Contract Renewals, Workforce in Next 2 Years

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 27, 2017 — Roger Furr, executive director for corporate contracts at Mitre, has said the company aims to build on its contracting workforce and pursue contract renewals for the operation of federally funded research and development centers over the next two fiscal years. He told ExecutiveBiz in an …

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Defense Science Board Selects Mitre VP William LaPlante to Co-Chair Software Acquisition Task Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 10, 2017 — The Defense Science Board has selected William LaPlante, vice president of Mitre‘s intelligence business, to co-chair a task force on software design and procurement for defense systems, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Mitre said Friday LaPlante will help lead the task force that will evaluate the …

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Mike Rogers, Cathy Minehan Join Mitre Board of Trustees

Mike Rogers, former representative of Michigan’s eighth congressional district, and Cathy Minehan, managing director of Arlington Advisory Partners, have joined the board of trustees of Mitre Corp. Rogers was a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and chaired the House Intelligence Committee, where he oversaw a $70 billion budget for the U.S. intelligence …

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Former Deputy Defense Secretary John Hamre Elected as Mitre Board of Trustees Chairman 

John Hamre, a former deputy secretary of defense and current president of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, has been elected to succeed the retiring Charles Robb as chairman of Mitre‘s board of trustees. Hamre also previously served as comptroller of the Defense Department, deputy assistant director for national security and international …

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Mitre Recognized in Top Workplaces for 2016 List; Julie Gravallese Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 26, 2016 — The San Antonio Express-News has featured Mitre Corp. on its Top Workplaces list for 2016 in recognition of the company’s efforts to meet the working environment needs of its employees, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its employees gave positive ratings for its benefits package, work/life balance programs …

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Mitre Names Winners of Counter-UAS Challenge

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2016 — Mitre has named Van Cleve & Associates and Open Works Engineering as the winners of its competition to test new systems that work to detect and counter small drones that could potentially pose a threat, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The nonprofit organization said Thursday Van Cleeve’s DroneRANGER won …

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