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Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017: More Clues to Defense’s 2017 Market Picture & more

Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This first full week back to work for us after the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season also happens to represent the last one before President-elect …

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CenturyLink Adds SDN, NFV Services to DoD Fiber-Optic Network Project; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 13, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) will deliver software-defined networking and network functions virtualization services as part of its Defense Research and Engineering Network III contract that looks to develop a fiber-optic network for the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the delivery of SDN and …

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Former Raytheon, Lockheed Exec Marcy Palus Joins CenturyLink as Contracts Mgmt VP

Marcy Palus, formerly vice president of contracts at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has been named VP of contracts management at CenturyLink‘s (NYSE: CTL) federal government solutions group, Washington Technology reported Wednesday. Mark Hoover writes Palus will oversee CenturyLink’s federal contracts division and professional relationships across the federal government finance and contracting community. Before Lockheed, …

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CenturyLink Secures Senate Unified Communications System Management Contract; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 22, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has secured a potential seven-year, $26.6 million contract from the U.S. Senate’s sergeant-at-arms office to deploy, sustain, manage and operate a unified communications-as-a-service platform at 450 senate offices across 50 states, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will provide …

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BC Partners, Medina Capital Seek to Add Analytics, Machine Learning Tools to Cyber JV Via Brainspace Purchase

Private equity firms Medina Capital and BC Partners have agreed to buy Addison, Texas-based machine learning and analytics firm Brainspace for an undisclosed sum in an effort to establish a global cybersecurity joint venture. BC Partners and Medina Capital expect to complete the transaction in the first quarter of 2017, subject …

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Weekly Roundup October 24 – October 28, 2016: Sector Execs Offer Outlooks at 3Q Checkpoint & more

October 24 – October 28, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Outlooks of the government contracting market’s future trajectory and its ongoing dynamics dominated the attention of sector leaders and observers this week, during which GovCon Wire helped capture the larger …

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Lockheed Vet Erich Sanchack to Join CenturyLink as Federal Sales SVP

Erich Sanchack, formerly vice president of competitive enhancements at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has been named senior VP of federal sales at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) in a move that takes effect Nov. 1. CenturyLink said Tuesday he will succeed Tim Meehan, who will transition to a new role as VP of managed services sales and support at the Louisiana-based communications firm. …

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AFCEA DC Names 2016-2017 Executive Board, Board Members

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2016 — The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s Washington chapter has named new members to its executive board for 2016 to 2017 as well as additional members to the board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Friday. AFCEA said July 14 it appointed the following executives: Dean Economou, CenturyLink …

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Weekly Roundup July 18 – July 22 2016: 2Q Earnings Season to Hit High Gear & more

July 18 – July 22 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson    As is the custom of recent times, Lockheed Martin started a new earnings season for GovCon companies Tuesday with a boost to its full-year guidance and second quarter financial …

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CenturyLink to Develop, Manage Disaster Recovery Program for OCC; Tim Meehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has received a potential $29 million contract to help develop and manage a disaster recovery program for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency‘s mission-critical systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday it will also assist in the program’s requirements for …

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