John Heller: PAE Buys Macfadden in Humanitarian, Disaster Response Expansion Push

PAE has purchased Silver Spring, Maryland-based disaster response services provider Macfadden & Associates for an undisclosed sum.

“Macfadden will expand PAE’s customer reach, building upon the relationship PAE established with [the U.S. Agency for International Development] when PAE supported their response to the Ebola outbreak in 2015,” PAE CEO John Heller said in a statement published Friday.

John Heller

Heller added the acquisition complements PAE’s work with the State Department and would help the Arlington, Virginia-based government services contractor broaden its portfolio of offerings and capabilities.

Macfadden has a workforce of approximately 300 employees in the Washington area and supports the U.S. government’s disaster relief and humanitarian response missions through human resources, information technology platforms, communications and travel coordination support as well as financial, program and knowledge management services.


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