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Acquisition Company GDEF to Buy STG in $165M Cash-Stock Deal

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Acquisition company Global Defense & National Security Systems (NASDAQ: GDEF) has agreed to purchase Reston, Va.-based government contractor STG for approximately $165.5 million in cash and stock, GDEF said Wednesday. GDEF expects to close the $10.55-per-share transaction in the third quarter of the company’s 2015 fiscal year and the deal is subject to the approval of its shareholders. The company’s fiscal year ...

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PAE Closes A-T Solutions Acquisition; John Heller Comments

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PAE has closed its acquisition of A-T Solutions, which will be part of its national security solutions business unit in support of the company’s push for growth in the sector. PAE said Monday Dennis Kelly, CEO of A-T Solutions, will lead the integrated national security business. “The acquisition of A-T Solutions ...

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Parsons SVP Biff Lyons Sees Continued Fed Focus on Security

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 21, 2015 — Biff Lyons, senior vice president at Parsons, recently talked to ExecutiveBiz about converged security trends to watch and what’s in store in the future for cyber. “Across the market there will be a continued emphasis on security and the convergence of those operational ...

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DigitalGlobe Retires Lockheed-Built IKONOS Imaging Satellite

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 20, 2015 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has retired the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) IKONOS imaging satellite after 15 years of on-orbit service, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Lockheed said Thursday IKONOS, launched in September 1999 at the Vandenberg Air Force Base, took thousands of high-resolution earth imagery throughout its lifecycle ...

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PAE Signs Deal to Buy A-T Solutions in Nat’l Security Growth Push; John Heller Comments

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Arlington, Va.-based infrastructure and logistics services contractor PAE has agreed to purchase counterterrorism services provider A‑T Solutions from owners CI Capital and CoVant for an undisclosed sum. PAE said Thursday it expects to close the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals, by the end of May and intends to build up its national ...

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CACI’s Ken Asbury Welcomes Ex-DIA Chief Pointers on National Security Mission

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 4, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Ken Asbury, CACI International (NYSE: CACI) president and CEO, has lauded Michael Flynn’s presentation on national security as guest speaker of the company’s annual senior leadership conference, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Wednesday Flynn, Defense Intelligence Agency chief from 2012 to 2014 ...

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Tim Hurlebaus Takes President Role at CGI Federal

Tim Hurlebaus

Tim Hurlebaus, former senior vice president of the national security and defense programs unit at CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB), has taken the role of president at the Montreal-based company’s federal services subsidiary. CGI has made no official announcement of the appointment but has updated its website to reflect Hurlebaus’ new position at the subsidiary. He succeeds James ...

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Engility Co-Chair Peter Marino Joins Vistronix Board; John Hassoun Comments

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Peter Marino, co-chairman of the board of directors at Engility (NYSE: EGL), has been appointed to the board of directors at Vistronix Intelligence & Technology Solutions. “His insight will help us leverage our cyber and big data analytics capabilities as we expand further in the national intelligence community,” John Hassoun, Vistronix president and ...

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Lou Von Thaer, Michael Leiter Reflect on Leidos MSS Capability

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TYSONS CORNER, VA March 12, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Wednesday on Leidos being ranked by a Forrester Research report as a market “leader” in managed security services in the North American region for the fourth quarter of 2014. Michael Leiter, Leidos executive vice president for business development ...

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Leidos’s Lou Von Thaer Elected to Wash100 for Leadership in ISR and Cyber

Lou Von Thaer

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 25, 2015 – Lou Von Thaer, president of Leidos’ national security business, has been chosen among this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the cyber and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance market. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders ...

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