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Private Equity Consortium Wraps Up Purchase of CenturyLink’s Data Centers, Colocation Business

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has finalized the sale of its colocation business and 54 data centers to a consortium led by private equity firms Medina Capital and BC Partners. CenturyLink said Tuesday it has secured net pre-tax proceeds valued at approximately $1.86 billion and assumed ownership of 10 percent minority stake in the newly created global security …

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Glen Post to Lead Senior Leadership Team of Future CenturyLink-Level 3 Combined Firm

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has named the executives that will form the senior leadership team of the future combined company that will result from its planned $34 billion purchase of Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT). Glen Post III, CEO and president of CenturyLink, will lead the team as part of the …

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CenturyLink, Level 3 Get 4 Additional State Clearances for Planned $34B Merger

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) and Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) have received regulatory clearances in Maryland, Delaware, Hawaii and Washington, D.C., for the companies’ planned merger that was announced in October 2016. The approvals are in addition to the clearances the firms earlier received from the states of Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Nevada, Ohio, Texas, Utah and …

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CenturyLink Lands GSA Contract for VoIP Services at FAS; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 11, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has secured a potential $6 million contract from the General Services Administration for hosted contact center and voice over internet protocol services to the Federal Acquisition Service, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the contract awarded through the IT Schedule 70 vehicle …

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CenturyLink to Distribute EagleForce Analytics Tech to Gov’t; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 6, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has entered into an exclusive sales and distribution agreement with EagleForce Associates to offer the latter’s predictive analytics tool to government agencies for use in pharmaceutical monitoring, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The partnership aims to leverage the analytics technology to support government efforts against prescription drug …

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Erich Sanchack, SVP & GM of Federal Sales at CenturyLink, Added to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 22, 2017 — Erich Sanchack, senior vice president and general manager of CenturyLink‘s federal business, has been chosen for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in federal telecommunications and virtualization. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected …

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CenturyLink, Level 3 Shareholders OK $34B Merger Deal

Shareholders at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) and Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) have separately approved the deal originally announced in October 2016 for CenturyLink to buy Level 3 for approximately $34 billion in a cash-and-stock transaction. Holders of approximately 81.2 percent of all outstanding shares in Level 3 voted in favor of the merger …

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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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CenturyLink Secures FCC Task Order for MTIPS Deployment; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 16, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has secured an $875,000 task order from the Federal Communications Commission to support FCC’s information technology center in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Feb. 9 it will deliver managed trusted internet protocol services in efforts to facilitate internet and external network …

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Former CACI SVP Jason Seibel Named CenturyLink Federal Operations Integration VP

Jason Seibel, formerly a senior vice president and division group manager at CACI International, has joined CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) as VP of operations integration for the federal solutions business. CenturyLink said Monday Seibel will oversee the company’s proposal and capture management, product design, program and project management, network operations, government services and support engineering functions in his new position. He …

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