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Weekly Roundup Oct 19 – Oct 23 2015: Contracting Giants Kick Off 3Q Earnings Season & more

Weekly Roundup Oct 19 – Oct 23 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Three of the U.S.’ five largest government contractors and members of Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index ushered in the latest round of earnings reports this week and …

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Potomac Officers Club’s FedRAMP Forum Panel Talks Cloud’s Evolution in Gov’t, Role of Vendors in Adoption

Executives from government and its contractors met Thursday at the Potomac Officers Club‘s FedRAMP Forum in Falls Church, Va. to discuss the governmentwide cloud computing initiative, as well as ways for vendors and agencies to collaborate further on cloud adoption. A panel of three executives from both sides of the public and …

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GSA Unveils STARS II ‘Open Season’ Schedule for Small Businesses

The General Services Administration is seeking proposals from small businesses for the open season of the 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services II contract during the option period from Aug. 31, 2016 to Aug. 30, 2021. In a presolicitation notice posted Thursday on FedBizOpps, GSA said it will release the STARS II OS solicitation on …

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Letitia Long Joins Raytheon’s Board of Directors; Thomas Kennedy Comments

Letitia Long, former director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, has joined the board of directors of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN). Long has held leadership roles within the Defense Department and the intelligence community for 32 years, Raytheon said Friday. She served as deputy director of the Defense Intelligence Agency and previously as deputy …

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DoD Awards 70 Contracts Worth a Total $495M to Support Chemical and Biological Defense

The Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense awarded 70 contracts totaling $495 million last week, according to a BioPrepWatch article. The awards are expected to help the JPEO-CBD lead, manage and direct the acquisition and fielding of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense, drugs and vaccines, medical …

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BAE Names Michael Chertoff US Board Chair; Linda Hudson Comments

Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff has been elected chairman of the board of directors for BAE Systems Inc., the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary. Effective May 1, the company said he will start a three-year term and succeed retired Marine Corps Gen. Anthony Zinni, who began his tenure as …

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