David Magnone Joins Capstone Corp. as CTO; Rich White Comments

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David Magnone David Magnone has joined Capstone Corporation to provide technical vision and leadership across the company’s technology domains as Capstone’s chief technology officer. The more-than-30-year business, technology and engineering leader is also responsible for broadening Capstone’s offerings by introducing new innovative technology solutions into its services portfolio,...

James Peake, Former VA Secretary, Takes Leadership Reins at CGI Federal

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James Peake James Peake, who served as veterans affairs secretary between December 2007 and January 2009, has become president of CGI Group‘s (NYSE: GIB) subsidiary for the U.S. federal market — CGI Federal. As VA secretary, Peake oversaw a fiscal year 2009 budget of $97.5 billion and led more than 280,000 people across medical centers, nursing homes, benefits offices and national cemeteries...

CGI Leverages Logica Acquisition into $100M IT Infrastructure Deal with National Health Service; Trevor Shipman Comments

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CGI Group (NYSE: GIB) will build an information technology infrastructure for the National Health Service Foundation Trust in London under a $101 million contract, Computerworld UK reported Thursday. Derek du Preez writes CGI will supply service desk, data networks, desktops, laptops, devices, unified communications tools, infrastructure, videoconferencing equipment and printing services to NHS. The...

CGI Revenue Up 1.6% for Q3 2013

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CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) has announced its fiscal 2013 third quarter results, reporting $2.5 billion in revenue or 1.6 percent sequential growth year-over-year. The company’s earnings before interest and taxes were up 11.3 percent to $283 million from $132.5 million in the prior year period, CGI said Wednesday. CGI reported net revenue totaling $195 million, including $52 million in integration...

John Hillen, Chuck Heflebower, Alan Wade Join Software AG Govt Solutions Board; Tod Weber Comments

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John Hillen John Hillen, formerly president and CEO of Sotera Defense Solutions for five years, is one of three new appointees to the board of directors at Software AG Government Solutions, the Germany-based software conglomerate’s subsidiary focused on the U.S. federal market. Chuck Heflebower, a senior vice president at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI), and former CIA Chief...

Seven Win Navy Test, Evaluation IDIQs

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U.S. Navy photo The U.S. Navy has awarded potential three-year contracts to seven companies for test and evaluation analytical support services to support the Command Operational Test and Evaluation Force. Each indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract was awarded through a full and open competitionWith respect to a contract action, "full and open" competition means that all responsible sources...

Alain Bouchard, Julie Godkin, Joakim Westh Named to CGI Board

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Alain Bouchard, Julie Godkin and Joakim Westh have been appointed to the board of directors at CGI Group (NYSE: GIB), pending final approval by shareholders. Shareholders will vote on the prospective board members at the company’s annual general meeting in early 2014, CGI said Tuesday. Bouchard currently serves as president and CEO of convenience store chain Alimentation Couche-Tard, Godin serves...

CGI Updates Brand, Logo Following Logica Buy; Lorne Gorber Comments

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CGI Group (NYSE: GIB) has updated its brand to incorporate Logica’s products in an initiative aimed at reflecting CGI’s expanded presence and service offerings worldwide. The refresh includes updated messaging, visual identity platforms and a new logo, CGI said Monday. CGI now has $10.2 billion in annual revenue and employs 72,000 staff in 40 countries following its $2.7 billion acquisition...

CGI Wins Up to $186M for State Dept Visa Support in China

CGI Federal‘s (NYSE: GIB) Stanley Associates subsidiary has won a potential $186 million State Department task order to provide business support services for U.S. visa application operations in China. CGI said the firm-fixed-price order, worth at least $94 million, has one base year and four option years and falls under the Bureau of Consular Affairs’ 10-year Global Support Strategy contract. Under...

Coast Guard Handing Down $11B for Acquisition, Business Support

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded several companies positions on a potential $11 billion contract for acquisition and business support services. These awards were for the full-and-open portion of the Technical, Acquisition and Business Support Services vehicle, covering program management, engineering and technology expertise. Awardees for domain one, track one of TABSS include: Booz Allen Hamilton...

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