OPM and SBA Pick Up New CIOs in Donna Seymour and Renee Macklin

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Donna Seymour, OPM Renee Macklin has been named the new chief information officer of the Small Business Administration, Federal News Radio reports. Macklin joins SBA from the Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration. Jason Miller writes that her predecessor Chase Garwood will return to the Department of Homeland Security as part of the Science and Technology Directorate‘s...

Gus Hunt to Help LLR Target New Govt Market Investments; Jason Rigoli Comments

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Gus Hunt Gus Hunt, a 28-year CIA veteran and the agency’s former chief technology officer, has joined private equity firm LLR Partners as an operating partner. The firm has opened a second office in Arlington, Va. in addition to its Philadelphia location as it pursues investments in government technology and services businesses with annual revenues of between $25 million and $250 million, LLR...

Report: Amazon Wins Potential $600M CIA Cloud Contract

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Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ: AMZN) has won a potential 10-year $600 million contract to build a private cloud infrastructure for the CIA, according to Federal Computer Week. Frank Konkel reports the agency is acquiring the cloud infrastructure for big data in ways it could not under previous cloud contracts. Jeanne Tisinger, the agency’s chief information officer, told a Northern Virginia Technology...

Brian McHugh Joins ManTech as Program Development VP; Bill Varner Comments

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Bill Varner Brian McHugh, a 28-year intelligence community veteran and former FBI and CIA official, has joined ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) as vice president of program development and risk management. He will be responsible for developing and implementing national security programs and supporting homeland security programs, ManTech said Wednesday. McHugh will also advise the company’s...

Catapult Names Salient, Dell Vet Bruno Mahlmann An IT SVP; Mark Hunker Comments

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Federal information technology and consulting provider Catapult Technology has appointed 17-year CIA and 11-year contracting veteran Bruno Mahlmann senior vice president for national security information technology solutions. Mahlmann will lead a newly-formed division the company formed with the intent of winning business with federal intelligence agencies, the company said Thursday. He will also manage...

MacAulay-Brown Names CIA, ManTech Vet Mark Chadason Natl Security Group SVP

Mark Chadason MacAulay-Brown has appointed Mark Chadason senior vice president for the newly-formed national security group, reporting directly to President and CEO Sid Fuchs. The company said Chadason, a three-decade veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and CIA, will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with customers in the U.S. defense, homeland security and national intelligence...

Lockheed Names 14-Year Vet Tim Reardon ISGS-National Head

Tim Reardon, Lockheed Martin Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has promoted 14-year company veteran Tim Reardon to lead the information systems and global solutions-national business area, effective July 2. The company said he will succeed Rick Ambrose, who will take on a newly-created position within the space systems business. Click over to GovCon Executive for more on Ambrose’s new position and...

BAE Systems’ Brian Sheridan to Head SpecTal Business

BAE Systems has tasked Brian Sheridan, vice president and deputy general for the company’s intelligence and security sector, to lead the Reston, Va.-based SpecTal business, according to an announcement today. SpecTal, previously a part of L-1 Intelligence Services Group, provides government customers with security and intelligence consulting. Sheridan joined BAE Systems in 2010, before which...

TASC Names Ret. Air Force Gen., Top Military Adviser to CIA to Lead AF Unit

TASC Inc. has appointed John T. Brennan, a retired Air Force two-star general, to lead the company’s business unit supporting the Air Force. This unit specializes in delivering systems engineering, integration and acquisition support services to the Air Force. Brennan joins TASC from SAIC, where was responsible for an operation serving the CIA and Defense Intelligence Agency. During his 32-year...

Pamela Drew Comments on TASC’s Hire of CIA Veteran as VP in SE&I

TASC Inc. has named Bob Pattishall as a vice president in its strategic capabilities and technology group. Pattishall served the CIA for 25 years before joining Veridian Corp. and then Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) aerospace systems sector, where he most recently lead the development and deployment of a major program as vice president and program director. While with the CIA’s office...