HP Vet Andy McCann Joins Dell Federal Arm as Sales, Marketing Executive Director

Andrew McCann
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...

OMB, Treasury Vet Gary Glickman Heads to Accenture’s State & Local Gov’t Arm

Gary Glickman
Gary Glickman Gary Glickman, formerly an official at the U.S. Treasury and Office of Management and Budget, has joined Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in a strategy consulting role and will work with the firm’s state and local government customers. Accenture said Tuesday that Glickman spent the 30 years prior to the Treasury and OMB in other advisory roles to work with public sector and businesses in...

Neil Bacon Named Public Sector Head at Salesforce.com Partner Tquila; Mark Wakelin Comments

Neil Bacon
Neil Bacon, former public sector liaison director at PSNGB, has joined Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM) Platinum Partner Tquila as head of the public sector business. Bacon has served 15 years working with government prior to his appointment to the newly created position at Tquila, the enterprise software provider said Monday. Mark Wakelin, Tquila CEO, said his company expects Bacon’s public sector...

Maggie Hallbach to Head Verizon’s State & Local Gov’t, Education Markets Team

Maggie Hallbach
Maggie Hallbach Maggie Hallbach, a 17-year Verizon Enterprise Solutions (NYSE: VZ) veteran, has been promoted to a vice president position in the telecommunications company’s public sector business and will work with state, local government and education institutions. Kevin Irland, manager of corporate communications at Verizon, said Monday that Hallbach recently led the Lean Six Sigma...

John Landwehr Named Adobe’s First Public Sector CTO

hiring
John Landwehr, a 12-year veteran of Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE), has been appointed as the first public sector chief technology officer at the computer software firm. His appointment is effective immediately and he will lead efforts to help government customers adopt technology platforms designed to manage digital and mobile workflows, Adobe said Monday. Landwehr will also oversee the company’s...

Jim Taylor Joins Grant Thornton as Public Sector Financial Services Managing Director

Jim Taylor, a more than 30-year government finance veteran, has been named managing director of the financial management and assurance services line within Grant Thornton‘s global public sector group. He most recently served as a senior adviser at the Internal Revenue Service, where he worked with the IRS commissioner to integrate departmental activities related to the Affordable Care Act, Grant...

Chuck Prow Elevates at IBM to Lead Global Government Sales

Chuck Prow
Chuck Prow Chuck Prow, managing partner responsible for IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) global public sector, has been elevated to the role of industry general manager for global governments and will oversee the firm’s sales in hardware, software and services to government globally, Prow broke to GovCon Wire this week. The consulting and technology veteran is now responsible for the firm’s growth...

Robert Carey Joins CSC to Lead Public Sector Cyber Business

Robert Carey
Robert Carey Robert Carey, former principal deputy chief information officer at the Defense Department, has joined Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) as a vice president and general manager in the company’s cybersecurity business line. He will oversee the company’s cyber business in the public sector, CSC said Monday. Samuel Visner, vice president and general manager for global cybersecurity...

Mac Curtis: The SI Org Eyes Adjacent Market Growth Through QinetiQ NA Services Group Buy

Mac Curtis
Mac Curtis The SI Organization has moved to grow its footprint in fields such as cybersecurity and analytics by agreeing to purchase QinetiQ North America‘s services and solutions group. The SI expects to close the deal in the second quarter of calendar year 2014 after regulatory approvals have been completed, the company said Tuesday. Reuters reports the transaction is valued at up to $215...

Rafael Borras, Former DHS Undersecretary, Takes Senior Adviser Role at AT Kearney

Rafael Borras
Rafael Borras Rafael Borras, formerly undersecretary of management and acting deputy secretary at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined A.T. Kearney‘s consulting practice as a senior adviser. “His combination of public and private sector leadership experience will be particularly important as we help public sector organizations fulfill their missions with leading practices drawn...