Simon Szykman Joins Attain as Federal Services Division CTO; Manish Agarwal Comments

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Simon Szykman Simon Szykman, former chief information officer at the Commerce Department, has joined Attain LLC as chief technology officer of the company’s federal services division. Szykman will oversee Attain’s strategic corporate partnerships and go-to-market strategies, Attain said Friday. “As federal services CTO, Simon will play an integral role in Attain’s mission to...

Report: Larry Prior to Head CSC’s NA Public Sector Arm in Reorg

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Larry Prior According to the Washington Business Journal: Larry Prior, who joined Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) in May 2013 to run the defense and intelligence business, has been appointed to lead the company’s North American public sector business as part of a reorganization move. David Zolet Jill Aitoro reports that as part of the realignment, David Zolet will assume leadership...

Steve Scribner Returns to Force 3 as Chief Financial Officer

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Steve Scribner Steve Scribner, formerly vice president and chief financial officer at engineering firm Cummins-Wagner, has returned to Force 3 as the network security company’s CFO. He has 13 years of experience in financial, tax and accounting management and oversaw acquisitions, capital fundraising, sales programs and initial public offerings at several technology companies, Force 3 said Wednesday. Scribner...

Michael Ruppert Joins Mercury Systems as Strategy, Corporate Development SVP; Mark Aslett Comments

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Michael Ruppert Michael Ruppert, formerly co-founder and managing partner of advisory firm RSPartners LLC, has joined Mercury Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY) as senior vice president of strategy and corporate development. He will report to President and CEO Mark Aslett and be responsible for the company’s strategy, planning and mergers and acquisitions activities, Mercury Systems said Monday. “Michael’s...

HP Vet Andy McCann Joins Dell Federal Arm as Sales, Marketing Executive Director

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Andy McCann Andy McCann, formerly a vice president for HP Enterprise Services‘ (NYSE: HPQ) U.S. public sector business, has joined the executive team at Dell‘s federal division as executive director of sales and marketing, GovCon Wire has learned. In his most recent role at HP, McCann led a team of more than 300 professionals that delivered systems integration services, applications...

David Richards Elected DynCorp’s U.K. Advisory Board Chairman; James Geisler Comments

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David Richards, a retired U.K. military general, has joined DynCorp International to chair the advisory board of the company’s U.K. subsidiary. “We are excited to have General Richards join our board, bringing forth his experience with the UK’s armed forces which will be invaluable to DI’s future business in the region,” DI CEO James Geisler said Wednesday. Richards is former...

Fred Funk Takes SVP Role at Preferred Systems Solutions; Scott Goss Comments

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Fred Funk, formerly a co-founding executive at The KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: KEYW), has joined Preferred Systems Solutions as senior vice president of the national security group. He will be responsible for the company’s intelligence operations, business development and merger and acquisition strategies within the intelligence community, PSS said Sept. 23. “We are extremely fortunate...

Boris Nejikovsky Named ENSCO President; Paul Broome Comments

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Boris Nejikovsky, formerly vice president of ENSCO’s rail groups, has been named president of ENSCO Inc. and its business units. He will succeed acting president and CEO Gregory Young, ENSCO said Monday. “Mr. Nejikovsky brings a unique and deep blend of experience and knowledge in governmental research and development, systems engineering, commercial product development, product manufacturing,...

Jim Scott Named DRS Aviation, Comms & HS Group President

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Jim Scott, a 10-year veteran of DRS Technologies, has been appointed to lead the company’s aviation, communications and homeland security business unit as president. He most recently held the vice president and general manager roles within the global enterprise solutions group and has led support work for several U.S. military programs, DRS said Sept. 25. Scott will oversee a portfolio of satellite,...

Roy Smith Elevates to SVP for Fulcrum’s Intell, Army & AF Programs; Jeff Handy Comments

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Roy Smith, who joined Fulcrum in 2012, has been promoted from vice president to senior VP of the company’s national intelligence, Army and Air Force division. He holds more than 35 years of management experience in areas such intelligence community support, electronics research and development, rapid prototyping and advanced sensor technology, Fulcrum said Monday. “Roy has not only made a difference...