Christine Thropp

Gunjan Goel Named CIO of ST Engineering North America; Tom Vecchiolla Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2021 — ST Engineering North America has welcomed its new chief information officer, Gunjan Goel, a more than two-decade industry veteran who joined the company after serving as senior vice president of information technology at Cobham, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 25. “Throughout his career, Gunjan led …

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Postal Service Taps LMI for Sustainability, Energy Conservation Support Services; Christen Smith Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2021 — LMI will provide the U.S. Postal Service with program recommendations, research, data management and other services under a potential seven-year, $30 million contract in support of the agency’s Corporate Sustainability and Energy Initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 25. The company’s digital and analytical services …

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ADS Wins $100M DLA IDIQ for Patient Monitoring Equipment, Training Support

Atlantic Diving Supply has won a five-year, $100 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to deliver patient monitoring technology, associated accessories and training support to military and federal civilian customers. DLA selected ADS from 54 responses the agency received as part of a competitive acquisition process for the firm‐fixed‐price, …

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Draper to Produce Trident II Missile Guidance Tech Under $208M Navy Contract

Charles Stark Draper Laboratory has received a $207.5 million contract to provide the U.S. Navy with a new boost guidance system that will be equipped into the service branch’s submarine-launched Trident II (D5) fleet ballistic missiles. The Department of Defense said Friday the cost-plus-incentive fee contract covers the Trident II …

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KBR to Provide Navy C-UAS Support Under $93M Contract; Byron Bright Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 25, 2021 — KBR (NYSE: KBR) has secured a five-year, $92.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy for engineering, integration and sustainment services to the service branch’s counter-unmanned air systems supporting homeland security and air defense missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 16. Byron Bright, president of KBR’s …

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Northrop Demos SharkSat Payload’s Telemetry Data Transmission Ability; Candace Givens Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 24, 2021 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) demonstrated the ability of its SharkSat payload to gather performance and telemetry information following its departure from the International Space Station and then send the data to mission controllers for validation of the potential addition of new software to …

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Novetta Elevates Michael Thieme, Kevin Heald to SVP Roles; Tiffanny Gates Quoted

Novetta has promoted company veterans Michael Thieme and Kevin Heald to senior vice president ranks in support of its efforts to align technology offerings and expand the division whose primary focus is on delivering advanced technologies to defense and intelligence customers. Heald, an eight-year company technologist and former VP of …

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Executive Mosaic Names Northrop CEO Kathy Warden to 2021 Wash100 for Securing Major Federal, Military Contracts to Drive Company Growth

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Kathy Warden, chairman, president and CEO of Northrop Grumman, as a 2021 Wash100 awardee for leading the company in efforts to create value through portfolio management, as well as her continued focus on growth through executive hires and contract pursuits in the federal sector. …

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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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Serco to Buy WBB for $295M in Defense Support Expansion Push; Dave Dacquino Quoted

Serco Group’s North American division has agreed to acquire Reston, Virginia-based management consultancy Whitney, Bradley & Brown for approximately $295 million in a move to grow acquisition and program management service offerings for the Department of Defense. Serco Inc. said Tuesday it expects to complete the acquisition in the second …

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