Mike Bowers Joins Xerox Federal Solutions as President

Mike Bowers
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...

Mac Curtis to Join The SI as CEO, Bill Graham to Retire

Mac Curtis Mac Curtis, operating executive at Veritas Capital and former CEO of Vangent, will lead The SI Organization as president and chief executive starting July 1. The 25-year federal market veteran succeeds the retiring Bill Graham, who led the SI for nine years and through its 2010 acquisition by Veritas from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) , the SI said Friday. Graham will serve as vice chairman...

Christine Bailey Joins Accenture As Deputy Federal CFO

Christine Bailey
Christine Bailey Christine Bailey, a former chief financial officer at L-3 Communications‘ (NYSE: LLL) MPRI division, has joined Accenture (NYSE: ACN) as deputy CFO for its federal services subsidiary, GovCon Wire has learned. Bailey joined MPRI in June 2011 as senior vice president and CFO, holding responsibility for the division’s financial planning, accounting, and contractual practices. Prior...

Sotera Names Vangent Vet Jennifer Felix CFO; John Hillen Comments

John Hillen Sotera Defense Solutions has appointed Jennifer Felix executive vice president and chief financial officer, the company announced Monday. President and CEO John Hillen said the company appointed Felix, a 20-year industry veteran, as it seeks to expand its presence in the national security market and grow into a $500 million company. Prior to joining Sotera, she served as vice president...

Paragon Names Former Vangent Finance VP Marc Tommer CFO

Paragon Technology Group has appointed former Vangent executive Marc Tommer chief financial officer, the company announced Monday. The 25-year industry veteran will oversee finance, accounting and acquisition strategy and report to Scott Friedlander who joined the company in mid-January. Tommer brings experience in driving organic growth, strategic acquisitions and financial compliance, Friedlander...

GovConExec Spring Issue Expands on Big Data Opportunities, Mergers

GovConExec, published by GovCon Wire’s parent company Executive Mosaic, released the Spring 2012 issue, providing the latest news and government contracting executive views on healthcare, mobility, the current budget environment as well as on the new market buzz big data. GovConExec explores how big data is impacting the contracting community in its feature article, “The Big Picture on...

Former Vangent Exec Eileen Cassidy Rivera Joins Cognosante

Eileen Cassidy Rivera Cognosante has appointed former Vangent executive Eileen Cassidy Rivera vice president of marketing and communications, the company announced Thursday. She will lead the company’s marketing, communications and branding programs and will report to CEO Michele Kang. Prior to General Dynamics’ acquisition of Vangent, she served as vice president of communications from...

MCR Adds Former Netstar, Vangent Executives to Leadership Team

MCR made three executive appointments as part of company plans to grow and achieve $500 million in annual revenue, the company announced Monday. The McLean, Va.-based integrated program management service provider appointed John Cochran to serve as senior vice president of business development. The 25 year information technology and management consulting sales veteran previously held the same position...

Former Vangent CEO Mac Curtis Joins Veritas Capital

Mac Curtis, Veritas Capital Former Vangent CEO Mac Curtis has joined Veritas Capital in Washington, GovCon Wire has learned. Curtis told GovCon Wire Thursday his role with the private equity firm is helping identify and acquire companies in the government market. Veritas became the owner of Vangent, then known as Pearson Government Solutions, in 2007 for around $600 million. Curtis said he is excited...

PAE Appoints Former Vangent CFO Jim Reagan as SVP, CFO

PAE has named Jim Reagan as its senior vice president and chief financial officer, GovCon Wire has learned. Prior to joining PAE, Reagan served as CFO at Vangent for nearly three years. Vangent’s website says Reagan led the company’s finance, contracting and pricing activities. Prior to joining Vangent, Reagan served as executive vice president and CFO at Deltek Inc. Vangent credits him...