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Publicis Sapient Wins $112M Contract to Update, Maintain HHS Info Mgmt Platform

Publicis Sapient has won a potential four-year, $112M contract to help the Department of Health and Human Services update an information technology platform used to manage the award life cycle for scholarship and loan repayment programs, G2Xchange Health reported Wednesday. The company will help the Bureau of Health Workforce modernize, …

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Publicis.Sapient’s Lynn Lannin, Chad Kelly: Cloud-Based Apps Could Facilitate Gov’t Citizen Services Delivery

Lynn Lannin and Chad Kelly of digital transformation services provider Publicis.Sapient have said developing mobile applications on the cloud could help federal, local and state agencies streamline the delivery of services to citizens. Kelly and Lannin wrote how the 311 contact centers and other cloud-based apps work to help citizens …

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Publicis Groupe Signs $3.7B Cash Deal to Buy Sapient; Maurice Levy, Alan Herrick Comment

Publicis Groupe has agreed to acquire Boston-based technology consulting and marketing company Sapient for approximately $3.7 billion, or $25 per share in cash. The two companies’ management and supervisory boards have unanimously approved the transaction, Sapient said Monday. Maurice Levy, Publicis Groupe chairman and CEO, said the company aims to expand in …

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Sapient Buys Federal IT Services Provider OnPoint; Allan Herrick Comments

Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE) has acquired OnPoint Consulting for an undisclosed sum as part of Sapient’s efforts to bolster its presence in the public sector technology services market. Arlington, Va.-based OnPoint has a 150-employee workforce that helps federal agencies develop, protect and run information technology platforms, Sapient said. Sapient hopes to …

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Sapient Appoints New General Counsel

Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE) named Joseph A. LaSala, Jr. to the role of senior vice president, general counsel and secretary. LaSala will handle the firm’s legal, commercial and regulatory affairs. “We’re excited to have Joe join the Sapient team, ” CEO Alan Herrick said. “Joe’s tremendous experience in consulting, technology and …

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Simon Godwin, Craig Summers Take VP Roles at Octo Consulting

Octo Consulting Group has appointed Simon Godwin, a certified project management professional, as vice president of federal civilian programs, and Craig Summers, formerly VP of technology at CollabraLink Technologies, as VP for commerce accounts. Mehul Sanghani, CEO and founder of Octo, said in a statement published Thursday Godwin and Summers …

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AT&T Lands $6.5B FirstNet Contract to Deploy Public Safety Broadband Network; Kay Kapoor Comments

The First Responder Network Authority has awarded AT&T (NYSE: T) a potential $6.5 billion contract to build a national public safety broadband network for first responders under a 25-year public-private partnership. AT&T will invest approximately $40 billion to develop, field and maintain the national wireless network over the next 25 years …

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Cynthia Marsden Joins Professional Services Firm CSR as President, CEO

Cynthia Marsden, former president of GTI Federal, has been appointed by CSR‘s board of directors as president and CEO of the Arlington, Virginia-based professional and technical consulting services contractor. “I am honored to have been selected to lead CSR and look forward to working with the staff, clients and CSR board of …

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Weekly Roundup August 29 – September 2 2016: September Brings CR Talk Again, SAIC Earnings Due & more

August 29 – September 2 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This calendar year so far has brought an unprecedented year of change and tectonic shifts to the government contracting sector and even with that said, what other catalysts could come in the …

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Anne Altman, IBM Federal Head, Lands ‘Executive of the Year’ Honor at GovCon Awards

Anne Altman, general manager of federal government and industries at IBM, has been selected as this year’s winner of the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards‘ “Executive of the Year” honor for leaders of contractors that exceed $300 million in revenue. Altman, a three-decade company veteran who became IBM’s U.S. federal business leader in January …

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