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Weekly Roundup January 30 – February 3 2017: The 28 CEOs in This Year’s Wash100 & more

Weekly Roundup January 30 – February 3 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Our fourth annual Wash100 list of Government Contracting’s Most Influential Figures hit the presses last week to recognize leaders in the public and private sectors and those …

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OMB, IRS Vet Dave Mader Joins Deloitte as Federal Civilian Sector Chief Strategy Officer

Dave Mader, former controller at the Office of Management and Budget, has been named chief strategy officer for the civilian sector of Deloitte‘s federal government practice. Deloitte said Monday Mader will help develop the sector’s strategy, lead efforts to grow shared service offerings and enterprise risk management efforts and work with customer agencies to help them address business challenges. “Dave …

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Former CSRA Exec David Rhodes Joins MCR Federal as Civil Programs VP

MCR Federal has appointed Dave Rhodes, former industry general manager for non-health civil agencies at CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), as vice president of civil programs. MCR said Tuesday that Rhodes will manage the company’s operational support to civilian agencies and lead its civil portfolio expansion efforts. “Dave has a long history of providing world-class …

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Textron 3Q Earnings Miss, Revenue Up 2% on Biz Jet Deliveries

Textron (NYSE: TXT) reported third quarter earnings below Wall Street’s expectation Thursday on restructuring costs and lower commercial deliveries in its Bell Helicopter segment. GovCon Index-S&P 500 company Textron reported $0.61 earnings per share versus the $0.67 analyst consensus with third quarter EPS excluding a $0.76 benefit from settlements of Internal Revenue Service audits and the $0.27-after tax restructuring …

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Former H&R Block Exec Theresa Pattara Named Iron Mountain VP of North America Govt Affairs

Theresa Pattara, a former H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) senior director for public policy and advocacy, has joined Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) as vice president of North America government affairs with responsibility over the implementation of a company-wide government engagement strategy. Iron Mountain said Tuesday the 20-year public policy and compliance veteran will promote …

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IRS Chooses Contractors for Outstanding Federal Tax Debt Collection Program

The Internal Revenue Service has selected CBE Group, Conserve, Performant and Pioneer to help the agency carry out an outstanding federal tax debt collection program authorized in December and scheduled to start in Spring 2017. The agency said Monday awardees will focus on overdue inactive tax receivables under certain accounts the IRS no longer …

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Honeywell, Textron Post 2Q Earnings Beats

Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) and Textron (NYSE: TXT) both posted second quarter earnings above analyst expectations before markets opened Friday. The GovCon Index and S&P 500-listed companies were mixed on the revenue front as Honeywell’s increased 2.25 percent from the prior year period but fell short of analyst estimates, while Textron’s …

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Lockheed Gets $100M IRS Submission Processing System Update Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will help to update the Internal Revenue Service‘s processing systems for paper tax filings, remittances and information returns under a five-year, $100 million contract. The company said Wednesday it will operate and maintain the IRS systems that convert paper-based submissions to their electronic forms, process deposits to …

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IRS Issues $21.5 Million Contract Award to ICF International

The IRS awarded ICF International a five year contract (one base year and four optional years) for an estimated value of $21.5 million. ICF International announced Tuesday they will assist the IRS through data collection, analysis, and providing recommendations to improve customer service. The information ICF will provide will help the …

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Former DHS CIO Richard Spires Named Learning Tree CEO; David Collins Comments

Richard Spires, formerly CEO of software firm Resilient Network Systems, has joined IT training provider Learning Tree International as CEO. Learning Tree said Wednesday Spires will succeed David Collins, who has left the executive position but will remain with the company as chairman of the board and management adviser. “I am pleased that Richard …

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