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Gerry Fasano, President of Leidos Defense Group Receives Second Consecutive Wash100 Award; Executive Mosaic CEO Jim Garrettson Quoted

Gerry Fasano, president of Leidos’ Defense Group, has earned his second consecutive Wash100 Award, the most prestigious award in all of government contracting (GovCon), for driving massive defense contracts with federal customers and spearheading valuable acquisitions, which has significantly expanded Leidos revenue and influence in the marketplace.  “Gerry Fasano not …

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Leidos to Buy Gibbs & Cox for $380M in Maritime Market Expansion Push; Roger Krone Quoted

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has agreed to acquire engineering and design firm Gibbs & Cox in a cash transaction worth $380 million as part of efforts to further expand into the maritime market and add engineering talent to its team. Leidos said Tuesday it expects the deal to be completed in …

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Roger Krone Becomes Eight Time Wash100 Winner; Serco to Buy WBB for $295M; Verizon Vet John West Joins Leidos; Mark Gerencser, Gen. Joseph Votel of BENS Discuss National Security Crisis; Glen Ives Joins Castellum

Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic

THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR STORIES View Weekly Contract Awards Holicity, Astra Enter Into Merger Agreement; Chris Kemp Quoted Astra has agreed to merge with Holicity in a deal that would also transform the small satellite launch services provider into a publicly traded company. Alameda, California-based Astra said the …

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Verizon Vet John West Named Leidos Business Development, Strategy VP


John West, former managing director of Verizon‘s (NYSE: VZ) enterprise solutions unit, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as vice president of business development and strategy, G2Xchange FedCiv reported Wednesday. The report said West has more than three decades of industry experience in areas such as cybersecurity, telecommunication, networking, cloud computing, …

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Leidos Recognized With Cisco Federal Contracting Partner Award; Vicki Schmanske Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 18, 2021 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received Cisco Sytems‘ (Nasdaq: CSCO) Federal Breakaway Partner of the Year recognition for demonstrating innovation, leadership and best practices in federal contracting efforts in support of defense and intelligence agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 8. Vicki Schmanske, president of Leidos’ …

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Roger Krone: Leidos Eyes ‘Complementary Acquisitions’ to Continue Growth Push

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and 2021 Wash100 awardee, said the company wants to continue pursuing mergers and acquisitions amid the consolidation and competition for big information technology contracts within the federal market, the Washington Business Journal reported Friday. “For us, now is not a time …

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Amentum-Leidos-Apex JV to Chase Air Force ICBM Weapon Support Program

i2S2 joint venture by Amentum

Amentum, Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and Apex Systems have teamed up to offer engineering and programmatic support for the U.S. Air Force's current and next intercontinental ballistic missile system through a new joint venture called Integrated ICBM Support Services. The three companies intend to jointly bid for the ICBM Integrated Services Contract 2.0 as the service branch aims to sustain the existing Minuteman III weapon system and transition to a Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent platform, i2S2 said Wednesday.

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Roger Krone, Chairman & CEO of Leidos, Named to 2021 Wash100 for Winning Billion-Dollar Contracts; Implementing Major Acquisitions

Roger Krone Chairman

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce that Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos, has been recognized with the 2021 Wash100 Award for his pursuit of major acquisitions and competitive contracts that have driven company growth and cemented Leidos’ position as a leader in the federal sector. This marks Krone’s eighth consecutive Wash100 Award. 

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