John Gully: SAIC Grows Army HR IT Services With $221M Task Order

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a potential three-year, $221 million task order to help the U.S. Army Human Resources Command run its information technology setup for personnel management. SAIC will work to maintain and develop programs, applications and databases used by the Army to manage human resources, as well as to integrate military systems, the company said Monday. John...

ManTech, Salient Fed, SAIC & Kratos Tapped for SPAWAR Program Training IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has awarded four positions on a potential three-year contract for training services to support the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific’s training development and support center. SPAWAR received seven proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple-award contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. Awardees will compete for task...

John Jumper to Retire as Leidos CEO; Lawrence Nussdorf Comments

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John jumper John Jumper, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) for nearly two years, plans to retire from the chief executive role when the board of directors appoints his successor. The former Air Force chief of staff will continue to serve as chairman of the board, which he has been a member of since 2007 and chaired since 2012, Leidos said Tuesday. “We look forward to his continued service...

Michael Polmar Named Business Development SVP at The SI Org; Mac Curtis Comments

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Michael Polmar Michael Polmar, formerly a senior vice president at ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT), has joined The SI Organization as SVP of business development. He formerly led business development work for ManTech’s technical services group and is also a former VP of business development and marketing at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI), The SI said Friday. Polmar...

Robert Phoebus Named WBB Strategic IT Markets VP; Mike Perez Comments

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Robert Phoebus has joined Whitney Bradley & Brown, Inc. as vice president of strategic information technology markets, WBB said Jan. 30. In his new role, Phoebus will be responsible for defining market strategies and implementing processes for to target opportunities in the IT market. “A stronger presence in the IT market gives our clients a better value in the IT resources field,” said Mike...

Doug Wagoner Promoted to SAIC Sector President; Tony Moraco Comments

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Doug Wagoner Doug Wagoner, who led the project management office at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) responsible for helping carry out the separation into SAIC and Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has been promoted to sector president at SAIC. He succeeds newly-confirmed Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James and will lead the company’s team responsible for network integration and information...

Deborah Lee James Confirmed as Air Force Secretary

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Deborah Lee James The Senate voted Friday to confirm Deborah Lee James, president of Science Applications International Corp.’s (NYSE: SAI) technical and engineering sector, as the next secretary of the U.S. Air Force. She will be sworn into the position later this month pending a formal appointment by President Barack Obama, the Air Force said Friday. James was nominated to the role four months...

Paul Gentile Joins ManTech as Cyber Solutions SVP; Bill Varner Comments

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Paul Gentile Paul Gentile, formerly a senior vice president at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI), has joined ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) as SVP of the company’s cyber solutions business unit. That unit is part of ManTech’s mission, cyber and intelligence solutions business group and Gentile will work to grow the company’s cyber services and support portfolio...

Mike Bowers Joins Xerox Federal Solutions as President

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Mike Bowers Mike Bowers, formerly chief operating officer at Indus Corp. since 2008, has taken on the role of president at Xerox Federal Solutions (NYSE: XRX), GovCon Wire has learned. The more than 27-year industry veteran spent nearly 15 years at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) earlier in his career, where he elevated to senior vice president and general manager of the...

Tom Nixon Promoted to SRA EVP, Chief Growth Officer; Bill Ballhaus Comments

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Tom Nixon Tom Nixon, senior vice president of SRA International‘s health group since June, has been promoted to executive VP and chief growth officer at the Fairfax, Va.-based technology services contractor. Nixon will continue to lead the health group on an acting basis and work to grow SRA’s pipeline of new business in his new role, the company said Thursday. Bill Ballhaus, SRA president...

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