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Lockheed’s Additional $3B Stock Buyback Plan Gets Board OK

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will buy back as much as $3 billion of company stock following approval from its board of directors. The company said Thursday any transaction that will be made under its extended share repurchase program is subject to authorization from management and market regulations. Lockheed reported $45.6 …

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SAIC Board OKs Plan to Buy Back 5M Shares

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Science Applications International Corp.’s (NYSE: SAIC) board of directors has approved a plan to buy back up to 5 million in common shares through an existing program authorized by the board in October 2013. SAIC said Monday its board has also authorized a cash dividend of 31 cents per share on the company’s …

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Maximus to Repurchase $200M in Shares; Richard Montoni Comments

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Maximus‘ (NYSE: MMS) board of directors has approved a plan to buy back another $200 million of company stock either in the open market or through privately negotiated transactions. The company said Monday it will acquire the shares on top of $84 million still remaining from an earlier repurchase effort. …

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Former NRO Director Bruce Carlson Elected to Lockheed Board; Marillyn Hewson Comments

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Bruce Carlson, who led the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office from 2009 to 2012, will officially join Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) on July 1 as a member of the board of directors. Lockheed said Thursday that Carlson, a retired U.S. Air Force general, will also serve on the board’s nominating and …

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John Sanders Joins OGSystems Board; Omar Balkissoon Comments


TYSONS CORNER, VA June 4, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Wednesday on John Sanders joining OGSystems’ board of directors, bringing with him years of leadership experience and insights through his work with security technologies and risk-based security initiatives. Prior to OGSystems, Sanders was chief technology officer at the Transportation Security …

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George Kurian Appointed NetApp CEO, Mike Nevens to Become Chairman

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George Kurian, formerly executive vice president for product operations at NetApp (Nasdaq: NTAP), will elevate to the CEO post and join the board of directors following the departure of former chief executive Tom Georgens. NetApp said Monday former Lead Independent Director Mike Nevens will assume Georgens’ duties as chairman of the board. “These changes are aimed at speeding …

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Serco Group Appoints Former Centrica CEO Roy Gardner Chairman

Roy Gardner

Roy Gardner, formerly group chief executive of Centrica, will join the Serco Group board of directors as the non-executive chairman and successor to the retiring Alastair Lyons on July 1. The company said Thursday Gardner will first serve as a non-executive director on the board beginning June 1 as part of a one-month …

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Ronald Sugar Joins BeyondTrust Board, Sets Sights on Cyber Firm’s InfoSec Growth


TYSONS CORNER, VA April 23, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Wednesday on BeyondTrust electing Ronald Sugar as the newest member of the Arizona-based cybersecurity company’s board of directors. Sugar was chairman and CEO of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for five years and currently sits on the board of …

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Engility Co-Chair Peter Marino Joins Vistronix Board; John Hassoun Comments


Peter Marino, co-chairman of the board of directors at Engility (NYSE: EGL), has been appointed to the board of directors at Vistronix Intelligence & Technology Solutions. “His insight will help us leverage our cyber and big data analytics capabilities as we expand further in the national intelligence community,” John Hassoun, Vistronix president and …

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Leidos Board Appoints CEO Roger Krone Chairman

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) CEO Roger Krone officially became chairman of the board of directors on March 20, less than a year after he joined the company from Boeing (NYSE: BA). The board designated Krone as the successor to former Chairman John Jumper, who served as CEO until he retired from that role last year, Leidos …

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