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Potomac Officers Club Rounds Out Speakers List for Fall Cybersecurity Summit

TYSONS CORNER, VA., November 1, 2016 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — rounds out speakers for their Fall 2016 Cybersecurity Summit.  Join us for our annual Fall Cybersecurity Summit to hear from the FBI, OPM and DHS on the evolving insider threat and how organizations …

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Weekly Roundup September 6-September 9: SAIC Reports Quarterly Earnings, Congress Back In Session, and More

September 6 – September 9 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson With summer official coming to a close and the nation celebrating Labor Day we see the government contracting community returning to their normal schedules. With the federal budget year …

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7 Companies Land Spots on $142M Defense Contract Administration System Support IDIQ

The Defense Contract Management Agency has awarded seven companies spots under a potential 10-year, $142 million contract to provide modernization and sustainment services for a system DCMA uses to administer defense contracts and contractor payments. The Defense Department said Friday awardees will vie for task orders to support the Mechanization of Contract Administration Services system and related …

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Health Services Contractor DLH Buys Danya for $38.75M in Federal Market Push

Atlanta-based healthcare and medical logistics contractor DLH Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: DLHC) has purchased health information technology and program management services provider Danya for $38.75 million cash-and-stock in a push to expand both business’ federal market footprints. DLH said Tuesday the deal value includes $36.25 million in cash from its existing balance, a term loan and revolving line of …

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DMEA Picks 8 Firms for $7B Follow-On Advanced Tech Engineering Services IDIQ

The Defense Microelectronics Activity has awarded positions on a potential $7.2 billion contract vehicle to eight companies to support the agency’s work on new technology insertions and applications for military systems. Contractors will bid for individual task orders over a 10-year ordering period to engineer components for the Defense Department to address operational issues with electronics’ hardware and software …

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Potomac Officers Club Adds Douglas Wiltsie to Army-DoD Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA., March 30, 2016 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — announced that Douglas Wiltse, Executive Director, System of Systems Engineering and Integration Directorate of U.S. Army, has been added to the current lineup of speakers for the 2016 Army-DoD Forum. The Forum will be …

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William LaPlante to Leave USAF Acquisition Lead Post, Rejoin Mitre

William LaPlante will step down as assistant secretary for acquisition at the U.S. Air Force after three years of civilian service in the branch and transition to a senior role at Mitre, the military branch announced Thursday. The Air Force added the Defense Department will reappoint LaPlante to the Defense Science Board to advise …

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Booz Allen to Support DoD’s Threat Mitigation Program for $937M

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been awarded a potential $937 million contract to help the Defense Department identify and manage global threats to the U.S. The General Services Administration said Thursday that Booz Allen will provide professional services for DoD’s Global Threat Mitigation Program, which a coalition of joint …

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Ball Aerospace Promotes Steve Smith to Systems Engineering Solutions VP, GM; Robert Strain Comments

Steve Smith, director of systems engineering solutions at Ball Aerospace & Technologies, has been promoted to vice president and general manager of the company’s SES business unit. He succeeds the retiring Dan Gibson and will oversee the unit’s contract performance and operations across the country, Ball Aerospace said Friday. Robert Strain, …

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Raytheon Wins $700M Space Defense Warning System Support IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a potential $700 million contract to support a technology infrastructure that works to analyze and deliver early warning for U.S. space threats. Raytheon’s technical services business will help sustain the Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment system for the North American Aerospace Defense …

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