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Weekly Roundup August 1 – August 5 2016: Leidos Further Details Post-Merger Picture & more

August 1 – August 5 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Government contracting’s M&A and financial aspects took center stage again this week and GovCon Wire hit on all the major events as Executive Mosaic’s home of market-moving news for the sector. …

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Weekly Roundup May 16 – May 20 2016: The Private Sector’s Role in Fed Workforce Support & more

May 16 – May 20 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The future of the federal government and contractor workforces is our focus here as we look at a pair of new initiatives announced this week that aim to help build …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 3 – Aug 7 2015

Weekly Roundup Aug 3 – Aug 7 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Two of the Defense Department’s top civilian leaders traveled to Silicon Valley this week for discussions with a new arm of the Pentagon started earlier this year …

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Former NRO Director Bruce Carlson Elected to Lockheed Board; Marillyn Hewson Comments

Bruce Carlson, who led the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office from 2009 to 2012, will officially join Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) on July 1 as a member of the board of directors. Lockheed said Thursday that Carlson, a retired U.S. Air Force general, will also serve on the board’s nominating and …

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Engility Inks $1B Deal for TASC, Tony Smeraglinolo to Retain CEO Title

Engineering and technical services contractor Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has agreed to purchase professional services provider TASC for $1.1 billion in stock. Both Chantilly, Virginia-based companies said Tuesday they expect to close the deal in the first quarter of 2015, pending votes from both sets of shareholders and regulatory approvals. Engility expects the deal to increase …

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DRC Vet Paul Strasser Joins FedCap Partners Subsidiary PPC as CEO; Rick Knop Comments

Paul Strasser, formerly a senior vice president and general manager at Engility (NYSE: EGL), has joined FedCap Partners subsidiary PPC as CEO following the retirement of Harry Thornsvard. “Paul’s background and reputation represents FedCap’s commitment to build PPC into a leading technology and management consulting company, ” Rick Knop, a FedCap managing partner, …

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DRC Wins $60M Govt-Wide Consulting Services BPA; Jim Regan Comments

Dynamics Research Corp. (NASDAQ: DRCO), has won a potential $60 million contract to provide technology and management consulting services for federal agencies. The General Services Administration awarded the five-year blanket purchase agreement, which focuses on performance and process improvement initiatives, the company said Monday. “When it comes to improving government …

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November Executive Move Recap; 21 Moves all Across GovCon

No time to waste, see all 21 executive moves GovCon Wire covered in November below. Business Development  SRA International appointed Deb Alderson to guide the firm’s efforts to enter new markets and land large customer accounts in the newly created position of executive vice president of strategic development. CACI International …

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Cubic Added to Potential $458M Army Mission Support IDIQ

Cubic Corp.‘s (NYSE: CUB) mission support services subsidiary Cubic Applications Inc.  has won a potential $458 million U.S. Army indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide those services to the Army’s Maneuver Center of Excellence in Fort Benning, Ga. Fourteen companies won positions on the multiple-award contract, which has a one-year base performance period and four option years. …

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Wyle’s Rocky Thurston on the Future of the Market

Rocky Thurston, vice president and general manager for Wyle Information Systems Civilian Programs Division, spoke with ExecutiveBiz about where he sees the market trending in the future. “With the current administration’s agenda, budget outlook, and market dynamics, I believe health IT, earth science, cloud computing, and cybersecurity are all growing, …

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