Craig Abod, Paul Smith, Stu Shea, Bill Rowan, & Larry Prior Among Early Leaders
Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO
Last week, Executive MosaicÂ announced its 5th annual list of the most influential voices in the GovCon sector, theÂ Wash100,Â and commenced the “popular vote” to determine the Top Executives of Consequence. This week, the Wash100 celebration and popular vote continues. If you haven’t voted, you canÂ vote here.
The Wash100 is an annual award given to the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive Mosaicâs organizational and editorial leadership committee as the most influential leaders in the GovCon sector. The leaders selected for the Wash100 are individuals who have demonstrated the requisite skills ofÂ leadership, innovation, reliability, achievement, and vision. 2018 marks the fifth consecutive year that Executive Mosaic has given the Wash100 award and review ofÂ past winnersÂ will reveal an impressive roster.
Visitors to the Wash100 website can cast up to tenÂ votesÂ forÂ the executives that they believe will have the greatest impact on the GovCon marketplace over the course of 2018. TheÂ popular voteÂ is an inclusive element allowing all of industry to have a voice in the Wash100.Â Executive Mosaic chooses the 100 most influential leaders in GovCon, and then the public can participate in theÂ popular voteÂ to determine the Top Executives of Consequence through April 30, 2018.
EveryÂ voteÂ counts, so visit theÂ Wash100Â website andÂ voteÂ for your ten favorite executives. You can also share your votes on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.
Congratulations to the 2018 Wash100 recipients!
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Weekly Contract Awards This week’s top GovCon contract awards: BAE Systems, Raytheon, Gryphon Technologies, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Sallyport Global Holdings, and ManTech International, among others.
Executive Mosaic Announces 2018 Wash100 Inductees Executive MosaicÂ today announcedÂ the recipients for theÂ 2018Â Wash100 awards, a select group of private- and public leaders chosen by the companyâs organizational and editorial leadership, as the most impactful and influential leaders in the government contracting sector.
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