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Kenneth Hunzeker Inducted into Wash100 for Transitional Leadership

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 24, 2015 – Kenneth Hunzeker, president and CEO of Vectrus, has been inducted as one of this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his transitional leadership role. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive Mosaic’s organizational and editorial ...

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February 9 Morning Report: Harris, Exelis Lead GovCon Index Gains


The GovCon Index gained 0.719 points, or 0.96 percent, on Friday for a new record close of 74.186. Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) announced its intent to buy Exelis (NYSE: XLS) for $5 billion, an announcement that sent a price surge of 9.63 percent and 36.25 percent for both companies. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 60.59 points to 17,824.29, ...

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Harris Signs Deal to Purchase Exelis for $4.75B in Cash, Stock


Communications technology maker Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has agreed to purchase defense electronics manufacturer Exelis (NYSE: XLS) in a cash-and-stock transaction with an enterprise value of $4.75 billion, or $23.75 per share, the companies said Friday. The price of the deal — Harris’ largest acquisition in company history — is a premium ...

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Exelis Wins Intl Combat Net Radio Sale

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Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has landed a $30 million commercial sale contract to provide vehicular tactical radio systems and associated installation kits to an unnamed international customer. The customer ordered the company’s RT-1702 Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio Systems for integration into multiple types of military vehicles, Exelis said Monday. ...

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