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Chris Sorenson Appointed Janus Interim COO; Matt Kaye Comments

Chris Sorenson, former chief operating officer of Triple Canopy and a 29-year U.S. Army  veteran, has been appointed as interim COO of global logistics and stability services contractor Janus Global Operations. He succeeds Alan Weakley, who left JGO after a three-year tenure, the company said Thursday. “Sorenson has deep international experience leading companies and commanding …

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Army Adds 11 Companies to $10B Foreign Language Services Contract

Eleven firms have secured spots under a potential $9.9 billion U.S. Army contract that covers foreign language services to the Defense Language Interpretation Translation Enterprise program. Contract work will occur through March 26, 2027, and the Army will determine work locations and funds with each task order, the Defense Department said Thursday . Twenty bids …

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Boeing to Support Air Force F-15 Supply Chain Under $371M Contract Modification

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential $371.2 million contract modification from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide performance-based supply chain support for the U.S. Air Force‘s F-15 aircraft fleet. The Defense Department said Wednesday the sole-source contract contains a five-year base period that will run through March 14, 2022, and one five-year unpriced …

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Boeing Gets $3.3B FMS Contract Modification to Build Apache Helicopters, Crew Trainers for Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a five-year, $3.28 billion contract modification to produce lots 7 to 11 of AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for Saudi Arabia as part of a foreign military sales deal. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will also provide remanufactured and new build AH-64Es and Longbow crew trainers; peculiar …

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STG Makes Intell Community Push Through $119M Deal for Preferred Systems Solutions

Reston, Va.-based government technology services contractor STG Group has agreed to acquire software engineering and computing provider Preferred Systems Solutions for $119 million in a push to add new footprints in the intelligence community and other national security agencies. STG said Tuesday it expects to close the transaction by the end of March pending …

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Weekly Roundup February 13 – February 17 2017: Our 4 Four-Time Wash100 Selections & more

Weekly Roundup February 13 – February 17 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson As part of the continuing rollout of our 2017 Wash100 class, this week we want to highlight a select group of executives who continually shape the government contracting …

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Retired Army Lt. Gen. Charles Cleveland Joins Roboteam Board

Charles Cleveland, former commanding general of the U.S. Army‘s Special Operations Command, has joined Roboteam‘s board of directors. The retired Army lieutenant general will advise Roboteam leadership on efforts to develop unmanned ground vehicles that will support warfighter missions, the company said Tuesday. “Cleveland’s extensive experience with military strategy and Special Operations will …

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Chenega Elevates 14-Year Company Vet Tim Lamb to Security Business Unit President

Tim Lamb, president of physical security and fire protection services contractor Chenega Infinity, will transition into a new role of president for Chenega Corp.’s security strategic business unit in July to succeed the retiring Paul Raggio. At that time, Lamb will hold management and oversight responsibilities for seven Chenega-owned businesses: Chenega …

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Weekly Roundup February 6 – February 10 2017: How to ‘Like’ This Year’s Wash100 Class & more

Weekly Roundup February 6 – February 10 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson We are two weeks into the rollout of Executive Mosaic’s fourth annual Wash100 class of inductees and this year’s edition has been our highest-profile yet with increased reader …

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Quantum Research International Appoints James Lackey, Brad Kettner to Lead Defense Programs

Quantum Research International has appointed two former military service officers to lead company businesses that support defense programs. Quantum said James Lackey, former executive director of the U.S. Army‘s Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, has joined the company as senior vice president and defense systems group manager. Brad Kettner, …

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