ASRC Federal has secured a potential five-year, $202 million contract to support information technology, call center and laboratory operations of a Drug Enforcement Administration division responsible for the oversight of controlled pharmaceutical products.
The Defense Department has formed a new center that will oversee artificial intelligence efforts across services and DoD amid efforts of China and Russia to dominate AI, Breaking Defense reported Friday.
Colin Jones, formerly vice president of strategy, nuclear and environment at AECOM, has joined Jacobs Engineering Group as VP and deputy general manager for North American nuclear business, ExchangeMonitor reported Monday.
Ryan Elliott, an industry veteran with more than 25 years of management consulting and business leadership experience, has joined Veterans Management Services Inc. as chief strategy officer. He will oversee VMSI’s service expansion initiatives in market areas such as information technology and help manage its overall performance, growth and strategic direction, the company said Wednesday.
Defense companies will likely continue to pursue mergers and acquisitions as geopolitical issues evolve, even though defense spending remains essential flat for the rest of 2021, according to PwC’s midyear outlook report. The professional services firm reports the aerospace and defense industry saw record values and volumes of M&A activity during the first quarter of
Neil Mitchill, formerly corporate vice president of financial planning and analysis and investor relations at Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX), has elevated to the role of chief financial officer of the aerospace and defense company. He succeeds Anthony “Toby” O’Brien, who held financial leadership roles for more than three decades at Raytheon prior to the merger