Press Releases

Cubic Names James Sanchez NEK Special Ops Medical Director

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 13, 2015 — James Sanchez has assumed the post of special operations medical director of NEK Services, a subsidiary of Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) integrated into Cubic Global Defense, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Sanchez was a chief master sergeant with the U.S. Air Force with specializations …

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Scott Scheimreif Highlights Iridium Push on Services, Tech and Partners

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 13, 2015 — Scott Scheimreif, executive vice president, government division, at Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM), said the company has maintained modest adoption rates for its satellite network despite industry trends thanks to a continued push to expand services, enhance its technology and build public-private partnerships. “Optimizing …

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Leidos Expands Support for Naval Academy Cyber Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 12, 2015 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has made a donation to the U.S. Naval Academy as part of its program to further cybersecurity and cyber warfare education in the Navy and Marine Corps, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. Leidos said the donation will be used to support …

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DRS Awarded 3 Contracts for Naval Vessels Work

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 12, 2015 — DRS Technologies (NYSE: DRS) has been awarded three contracts worth $170 million to provide various services on naval vessels, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The first is a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) subcontract to provide missile launch parts for the Navy’s MK41 Vertical Launching System, the second …

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Parsons Promotes Ashay Dalvi to VP, Corporate Controller Post

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 12, 2015 — Ashay Dalvi has succeeded Rick Henderson as vice president and corporate controller at Parsons, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. Parsons said Dalvi has served as assistant corporate controller since coming onboard the company in 2012, and brings strategy planning, financial reporting and accounting leadership …

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Northrop Demos C2 Tech Onboard Global Hawk Drone

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 12, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) testing its mission management and control systems technology onboard an RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system. The exercised helped demonstrate the interfacing capability of the Control Mission Management System with the U.S. Air Force’s Common …

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General Dynamics Digital Modular Radios for Installation Onboard New Navy Subs

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 12, 2015 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will supply 50 digital modular radios to the U.S. Navy for installation onboard new destroyers and submarines under option five of an original contract awarded in 2010, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The AN/USC-61(C) radios have MUOS satellite communications capability designed to …

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Grant Thornton Welcomes Addition to HR Leadership Team

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 11, 2015 — Grant Thornton looked to strengthen its leadership team with three new appointments to its human resources and talent acquisition team, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Joe Tria joins the company’s people and culture department as chief officer for learning and leadership, Laura Sue D’Annunzio assumes …

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Software AG Earns DSS ‘Superior’ Assessment Rating

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 11, 2015 — Software AG Government Solutions has received a “Superior” mark on its annual security vulnerability assessment from the Defense Security Service, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Software AG said the DSS evaluation, which concluded in July, took account of the contractor’s execution of the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual …

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Executive Mosaic Launches Manila-Based Operations Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 11, 2015 — Executive Mosaic announced today the opening of a new operations center in Metro Manila, Philippines. The operations center is an extension of Executive Mosaic’s footprint in the Philippines, where the company has hosted some of its operations for more than four years. Executive …

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