Bill Rowan Discusses His New VMware US Federal Leadership Role

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Bill Rowan Bill Rowan has focused much of his initial attention on communications with VMware‘s customers and the company’s recruiting efforts as the new vice president of the cloud and virtualization firm’s U.S. federal business, he told our sister site ExecutiveBiz. Rowan, who took the role in November, spoke to ExecutiveBiz shortly after his appointment to the role to discuss...

Anne Altman, IBM Federal Head, Lands ‘Executive of the Year’ Honor at GovCon Awards

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Anne Altman, general manager of federal government and industries at IBM, has been selected as this year’s winner of the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards‘ “Executive of the Year” honor for leaders of contractors that exceed $300 million in revenue. Altman, a three-decade company veteran who became IBM’s U.S. federal business leader in January 2013, accepted...

Tom Ferrando: Bridge Growth Partners to Buy CRGT in Federal Market Expansion Push

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Tom Ferrando New York City-based private equity firm Bridge Growth Partners has agreed to purchase federal software development and data analytics services contractor CRGT from an affiliate of Veritas Capital for an undisclosed sum. Bridge Growth said Wednesday that it expects to close the transaction by the end of the year and that Veritas, which acquired CRGT in 2008, will continue to hold a minority...

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...

LCG Adopts Single Brand in Reorg; Raymond Tye Appointed COO

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Raymond Tye Rockville, Maryland-based contractor LCG has combined the operations of its grants management and technology services divisions into a single organization that will operate under the name LCG. The company has also appointed 25-year business development veteran Raymond Tye as chief operating officer, LCG said Monday. He will work to align and oversee joint operations and business development...

Air Force Taps 5 Firms for $75M Property Renovation IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded five positions on a potential one-year, $75 million contract for maintenance and repair work on military and federal property. The Air Force received 29 offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award construction contract and will award task orders to perform work, the Defense Department said Monday. Work will take place at Holloman Air Force Base,...

Keith Trippie on His New Business Ventures and Transforming Federal IT with Commercial Models

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Keith Trippie Former top Department of Homeland Security official Keith Trippie, who recently rejoined the private sector after more than 10 years with DHS, has embarked on two entrepreneurial business ventures that will be active in the federal and commercial technology spaces, Trippie told GovCon Wire in an interview. Trippie is currently establishing the Trippie Group LLC, a consulting firm that...

Steve Harris Appointed Dell Federal VP, GM

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Steve Harris, a 16-year sales veteran at Dell and an executive in the company’s public business group, has been appointed vice president and general manager of the technology maker’s federal government organization — Dell Federal. He will oversee the company’s portfolio of federal government and federal channel business and work with George Newstrom, VP and general manager...

Chuck Olsick, Cass Panciocco, Michele Bond Take New Leadership Roles at Data Networks Corp.

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Reston, Va.-based information technology contractor Data Networks Corp. has promoted three of its executives to new positions as the company marks a 40-percent compounded annual growth rate within the past seven years. Chuck Olsick was appointed president, Cass Panciocco was named chief operating officer and Michele Bond will serve as senior vice president of federal health IT and civilian health programs,...

Janet Foutty Adds New Role of Deloitte Federal Practice Head; Jim Moffatt Comments

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Janet Foutty Janet Foutty, national managing director of the federal consulting practice at Deloitte Consulting LLP, has been appointed to also serve as leader of Deloitte‘s federal practice. She succeeds Maritza Montiel, who will continue as deputy CEO of Deloitte LLP, and also serve as senior partner and adviser to the federal practice, Deloitte said Thursday. Jim Moffatt, chairman and CEO...