Michael Fraser Joins Artel as Business Development, Strategy VP

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Michael Fraser Michael Fraser, formerly an executive vice president at satellite communications vendor iDirect Government Technologies, has joined SATCOM contractor Artel as vice president of strategy and business development. The 20-year Air Force veteran will oversee Artel’s front-end capture activities and also be responsible for developing strategies, Artel said Nov. 19. He most recently...

Justice Dept Awards Four Spots for Potential $1B Litigation Support IDIQ

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Four companies have won positions on a potential $1.1 billion Justice Department contract vehicle covering automated litigation support services for up to six years. CACI International (NYSE: CACI), Deloitte, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and USIS will compete for task orders to provide professional services and products to DOJ components, the department said in a July 30 notice on FedBizOpps. The...

USIS Vet Raymond Tye Named CSSS.net SVP

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Raymond Tye, a former vice president at USIS, has been appointed SVP at information technology and cybersecurity firm CSSS.net, the Washington Business Journal reported Thursday. Emily Mekinc writes Tye will oversee daily program operations for the company’s eastern U.S. business. According to the report, Tye will also lead overall business strategy and D.C. government market development in his new...

USIS Wins GPO Govt-Wide Records Mgmt IDIQ Position; Stacy Pervall Comments

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A US Investigations Services business unit has won a position on a potential five-year government-wide contract to provide its records management systems and related services to federal agencies. The U.S. Government Printing Office awarded the indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract, which contains two base years and three one-year options and worth up to $7 million in task orders, USIS said...

Jeremy Wensinger Joins USIS as Global Security, Solutions Head

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Jeremy Wensinger Jeremy Wensinger, former chief operating officer of GTSI Corp., has joined US Investigations Services as president of the global security and solutions division. He will lead a team of 3,000 employees that support national security missions and work with government agencies to protect people, information, operating systems and other assets, USIS said Wednesday. Wensinger heads to the...

USIS Vet Michael Santelli Joins Omniplex as COO

Michael Santelli, former president of information management at USIS, has joined intelligence and investigation support firm Omniplex World Services Corp. as its chief operating officer. Santelli spent the past few months conducting due diligence and helping California-based private equity firm Altamont Capital Partners complete its acquisition of Omniplex, which finalized in December. “Partnering...

ASRC Federal Promotes Finance VP Chuck Hicks to SVP

Chuck Hicks ASRC Federal has promoted Vice President Charles “Chuck” Hicks to senior VP of finance and business operations, the company said Wednesday. Hicks will be responsible for overseeing and managing the company’s activities in finance, pricing, government accounting, compliance and program control. He joined the Greenbelt, Md.-based federal contractor as VP for finance and business...

Former GTSI CEO Sterling Phillips Joins USIS as Chief Executive, President; Sharon Rowlands Comments

Sterling Phillips Altegrity has appointed former GTSI CEO Sterling Phillips to serve as chief executive and president for its USIS subsidiary, effective Jan. 1, 2013. USIS said Phillips will report to Altegrity CEO Sharon Rowlands and hold overall responsibility for USIS’ investigative services division and global security solutions division, comprised of nearly 6,000 employees worldwide. According...

USIS Wins Potential $889M USCIS Biometrics Contract

The U.S. Investigations Services’ Professional Services Division Inc. has won a potential $889 million contract to deliver biometric capture services for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. USIS announced today it received the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with one-base year and four one-year options from the Homeland Security Department’s U.S. Citizenship and Immigration...

Sharon Rowlands Now Acting USIS CEO as Peter Masanotti Steps Down

Sharon Rowlands Peter Masanotti stepped down as president and CEO of USIS around Aug. 1 and Altegrity CEO Sharon Rowlands is serving as USIS’ acting leader, GovCon Wire has learned. Altegrity owns USIS and operates USIS’ investigations services and global security and solutions divisions as a business area. It is believed that a full-time successor will be named. Masanotti joined USIS in November...