Engility Names John Heller COO, John Craddock Strategic Relations SVP; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

John Heller John Craddock Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL) has promoted John Heller to chief operating officer and John Craddock to senior vice president for strategic relations when its reorganization takes effect Jan. 1, 2013, the company said Wednesday. The company said in September its professional support services and mission support services divisions would not form Engility’s new operating...

GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Roundup Tallies 21 Across GovCon

The month of September produced a relatively even distribution of executive moves at government contracting firms across company leadership posts and executive positions in financial, contracts and legal operations. In all, GovCon Wire covered 21 executive moves during September. Check out the wide range below. Leadership Parsons promoted Mary Ann Hopkins to lead government services, including global...

CGI Names George Schindler to Global Ops Leadership Team, Completes Logica Buy

George Schindler CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) has appointed George Schindler, president of U.S. operations, to the leadership team of the company’s new global operations organization. The company said Schindler and six other appointees will report to President and CEO Michael Roach (click over to GovCon Executive to see a full rundown of the team). Schindler was promoted to the U.S. leadership...

Thad Allen Named Booz Allen SVP, to Provide Leadership on Justice, Homeland Security

Thad Allen Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has named retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen as senior vice president, where he will lead development of thought leadership and client engagement for the company’s justice and homeland security business. Booz Allen said in a release that Allen also will contribute to firm initiatives in energy, defense and international markets. “As I consider the...

Northrop Grumman’s Joseph Greaney Talks Overcoming Challenges

Joseph Greaney Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) Information Systems executive Joseph Greaney sat down with ExecutiveBiz to discuss a range of topics, including overcoming challenges. “One of my initial challenges when I arrived at Northrop was to integrate our business here in Maryland with the larger Northrop enterprise,” Greaney said. “Historically, my organization consists of some...

WATCH: SAIC CEO Walt Havenstein on the Art of Leadership

SAIC (NYSE:SAI) CEO Walt Havenstein spoke to students at the University of Maryland about the finer points of leadership in business. “At the end of the day, if you’re going to be effective in business, it’s more about leadership than it is about administration,” he told the class. Watch the full video below:

Kerry Bailey on Verizon Business’ ‘Leadership Quadrant’ Placement

Verizon Business was placed in the “Leaders quadrant” in the new report “Magic Quadrant for Communications Outsourcing and Professional Services, North America” by Gartner Inc. According to Verizon, “Gartner examined 17 U.S.-based providers of IT services for business communications systems – including both fixed and mobile connectivity.  Specific IT services evaluated...

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