TASC to Help NGA Acquire Geospatial Intell Applications; Amanda Brownfield Comments

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Amanda Brownfield TASC has been awarded a $25 million contract to help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency test and procure geospatial intelligence applications. The company will seek to implement a commercial approach to acquisitions of mobile, web and desktop GEOINT applications from academia, small businesses and developers, TASC said Friday. Contract work will occur over a one-year...

TASC CFO Wayne Rehberger to Become Engility’s Chief Financial Officer

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Wayne Rehberger Wayne Rehberger, senior vice president and chief financial officer at TASC since June 2010, has been appointed to the same position at Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) and will assume the roles upon the closure of Engility’s $1.1 billion acquisition of TASC. Engility announced the appointment in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission released Tuesday and said he will...

David Savner to Co-Chair Engility Board Upon TASC Deal’s Closure; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

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David Savner, a board member at Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) since 2012, will serve as a non-executive co-chairman of the company’s board of directors upon its $1.1 billion acquisition of TASC. Engility said Tuesday Savner will lead the board with current TASC Chairman Peter Marino after the deal closes, which could occur within the current quarter of this calendar year. Current Board Chairman...

FTC Clears Engility-TASC Deal, Firms Eye 1Q 2015 for Closure

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The Federal Trade Commission has given Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) the go-ahead to continue its estimated $1.1 billion all-stock acquisition of TASC. The FTC terminated the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 and this move completes one of the conditions for the transaction’s closure, Engility said Thursday. Engility and TASC expect to complete...

Exclusive: Jim Lawler Joins ICF as SVP, Chief HR Officer

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Jim Lawler Jim Lawler, formerly chief human resource officer at TASC for four years, has joined ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) as chief HR officer and will also serve as a senior vice president at the company, ICF has confirmed to GovCon Wire. “I came to ICF because of the energy here, the company’s proven ability to spot new market opportunities, and the quality of the people,” Lawler...

Engility Inks $1B Deal for TASC, Tony Smeraglinolo to Retain CEO Title

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Engineering and technical services contractor Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has agreed to purchase professional services provider TASC for $1.1 billion in stock. Both Chantilly, Virginia-based companies said Tuesday they expect to close the deal in the first quarter of 2015, pending votes from both sets of shareholders and regulatory approvals. Engility expects the deal to increase its earnings...

Army Awards 11 Firms Shared $444M Contract for Test, Evaluation Support

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The U.S. Army has awarded 11 companies positions on a potential five-year, $444 million, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for test and evaluation support services, the Defense Department said Friday. The contract covers services such as database management support, test and safety management, analytical and verification support and studies and analysis, DoD said. Four small businesses...

TASC to Help NGA Screen, Procure GEOINT Apps

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The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has awarded TASC a potential four-year, $25 million contract to recommend and pre-screen potential applications for download on the agency’s GEOINT App Store. TASC will be responsible for helping the agency acquire a range of desktop, mobile and web programs as its applications operations service provider, NGA said Monday in a FedBizOpps award notice. NGA...

Mark Forman Returns to TASC as IT, Cloud Services VP; Bruce Phillips Comments

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Mark Forman Mark Forman, co-founder and former CEO of Government Transaction Services LLC, has joined TASC as vice president for information technology and cloud services. The 29-year industry veteran previously worked at TASC from 1985 to 1989 and will be responsible for the company’s cybersecurity, cloud, mobile and data analytics initiatives, TASC said Wednesday. Bruce Phillips “His...

Al Pisani Appointed Corporate Development SVP at Serco Inc.; Dan Allen Comments

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Al Pisani Al Pisani, formerly senior vice president of TASC‘s intelligence group, has joined Serco Group‘s North American subsidiary — Serco Inc. — as senior vice president of corporate development. Pisani will be responsible for corporate development, strategy planning, mergers and acquisitions, program management centers of excellence and customer satisfaction activities,...