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Weekly Roundup: Executive Spotlight with Guidehouse CEO Scott McIntyre; GovCon Expert Jill Singer Talks 5G; Hon. Ellen Lord Announced as Keynote for POC’s 5G Forum 2020 on Oct. 27th and Weekly Top Ten Stories

Executive Spotlight Featuring Guidehouse CEO Scott McIntyre On Tuesday, ExecutiveBiz spoke with Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse and four-time Wash100 Award recipient, regarding his recent first place finish in the 2020 Wash100 Popular Vote, forging new partnerships, Navigant’s acquisition and its impact on the company’s growth and new capabilities. Click here to read the full Executive Spotlight with Scott McIntyre. Here’s …

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Ellen Lord: Treasury Consults With DoD on Possible Eligibility Expansion for $17B Loan Program

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Less than 20 defense companies have applied for $17B worth of loans under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act and Ellen Lord, undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment at the Department of Defense and a 2020 Wash100 awardee, said the Treasury Department is working with DoD as it considers how to expand the eligibility requirements for such loans, Defense News reported Thursday.

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Major Wash100 Vote Rankings Update; PAE Secures Spot on $6.4B IDIQ Contract; Ellen Lord Talks Coronavirus Delays; POC to Host CMMC Forum on June 24th; Altamira Expands Senior Leadership Team; Executive Spotlight Featuring Ronald “Fog” Hahn

Gina Haspel Still in First; Stacey Dixon, Gen. Paul Nakasone, Gen. Mark Milley, Scott McIntyre All Climb Wash100 Vote Rankings  After claiming first place in the 2020 Wash100 Vote Rankings last week, Gina Haspel, director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) remains in first place. Stacey Dixon, deputy director for …

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Ellen Lord: Pentagon Anticipates Three-Month Delay Across Major Acquisition Programs

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Ellen Lord, undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment at the Department of Defense and a 2020 Wash100 awardee, said DoD expects to see contract delays of up to three months across Major Defense Acquisition Programs as contractors deal with challenges in the supply chain due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Washington Business Journal reported Monday.

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Aerospace Defense Firms Launch Measures to Avoid COVID-19 Spread; Ellen Lord Quoted

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Boeing (NYSE: BA), Textron’s (NYSE: TXT) Bell subsidiary and other aerospace defense manufacturers have increased cleaning efforts and implemented telework capabilities, social distancing and other measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and maintain operations, FlightGlobal reported Friday. Other companies that have initiated similar efforts are Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Sikorsky and AeroVironment.

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Ellen Lord: Defense Industrial Base Workforce Should Continue Working as Part of Critical Infrastructure

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The Department of Defense on Friday released two memos to address key concerns identified by defense trade groups during the four daily update calls on the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic led by Jennifer Santos, deputy assistant secretary of defense for industrial policy. Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment and a 2020 Wash100 award winner, on Friday issued a memo saying the defense industrial base is considered as a critical infrastructure sector by the Department of Homeland Security and that its workforce should maintain normal work schedules to meet national security requirements.

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Ellen Lord, DoD Acquisition Chief, Named to 2020 Wash100 for Advancing Defense Supply Chain Cybersecurity, Procurement Framework

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Ellen Lord, undersecretary of defense for acquisition and sustainment, as an inductee into the 2020 edition of the Wash100 Award for ramping up efforts to secure the defense supply chain while also working to accelerate the Pentagon's procurement process. This marks Lord’s fourth Wash100 Award and third consecutive.

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