Anne Altman, IBM Federal Head, Lands ‘Executive of the Year’ Honor at GovCon Awards

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Anne Altman, general manager of federal government and industries at IBM, has been selected as this year’s winner of the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards‘ “Executive of the Year” honor for leaders of contractors that exceed $300 million in revenue. Altman, a three-decade company veteran who became IBM’s U.S. federal business leader in January 2013, accepted...

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...

Salient to Maintain FEC Electronic Filing System

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Salient Federal Solutions has won a $5.7 million contract to operate and maintain the Federal Election Commission’s electronic filing system that works to transmit election-related reports. Salient will help the FEC examine financial statements from political committees, instruct the committees on filing their reports and aim to help ensure compliance, Salient said Tuesday. The contract also includes...

Sujey Edward, Sheri Neely Named Salient VPs; Bill Parker Comments

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Sujey Edward Sujey Edward and Sheri Neely, respectively a former agile coach for federal agencies and a LIST Innovative Solutions veteran, have joined Salient Federal Solutions to serve as vice presidents. Edward will serve as VP of the company’s agile center of excellence and Neely will lead the company’s mission critical software development unit, Salient said Wednesday. In his new role,...

CACI Wins $140M Pension Agency IT IDIQ Spot; Ken Asbury Comments

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Ken Asbury CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will compete for task orders to update the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp.’s information technology infrastructure under a potential $140 million contract. The potential five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract contains one base year and four option years, CACI said Wednesday. PBGC is the federal agency responsible for protecting retirement...

Salient To Compete On $140M Pension IT Update IDIQ; Bill Parker Comments

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Bill Parker Salient Federal Solutions has won a position on a potential $140 million contract to update an information technology infrastructure for the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. The multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has one base year and four one-year option periods, Salient said Tuesday. Under the IT Infrastructure Operations Services and Support contract, Salient...

Catapult Names Salient, Dell Vet Bruno Mahlmann An IT SVP; Mark Hunker Comments

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Federal information technology and consulting provider Catapult Technology has appointed 17-year CIA and 11-year contracting veteran Bruno Mahlmann senior vice president for national security information technology solutions. Mahlmann will lead a newly-formed division the company formed with the intent of winning business with federal intelligence agencies, the company said Thursday. He will also manage...

Tech Staffing Firm Kavaliro Buys Salient’s Fannie Mae Program; Mark Moore Comments

Technology and IT staffing firm Kavaliro has acquired the Fannie Mae program from Salient Federal Solutions for an undisclosed amount, Kavaliro said Wednesday. Kavaliro obtains Salient’s 58 employees working on the program and contractual resources affiliated with the program, for which Salient has been working for 15 years. Kavaliro President Mark Moore said the company wanted to add the program...

Salient Names AF Vets James Patterson, Derek Oliver Transportation Software Engineering Leads

James Patterson Salient Federal Solutions has appointed two U.S. Air Force veterans, holding nearly 45 years of transportation leadership experience, to leadership positions in the company’s transportation and logistics software engineering division. The company said retired Col. James Patterson will serve as vice president and retired Lt. Col. Derek Oliver as chief technical liason, with both...

Salient Names Robert Friedenberg CTO, Commercial SVP; Bill Parker Comments

Robert Friedenberg Salient Federal Solutions has appointed Dr. Robert Friedenberg chief technology officer and senior vice president for the commercial business unit, the company announced Monday. As SVP, he will be responsible for managing the commercial business and transferring technology in between the commercial and federal sectors. Friedenberg brings to Salient experience in technical issues,...