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Acendre Names Miranda Ashby Federal Sales SVP; Mike Giuffrida Comments

Miranda Ashby, formerly senior director of federal sales at Cornerstone OnDemand, has joined cloud-based talent management software provider Acendre as senior vice president of federal sales. Ashby will work to support the company’s business development team to address the talent management needs of federal agencies, Acendre said Thursday. “Miranda is a seasoned and proficient leader …

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Weekly Roundup Feb. 8 – Feb. 12 2016: Three 2016 Wash100 CEOs Whose Firms ‘Beat The Street’ & more

Feb. 8 – Feb. 12 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Many reasons have been put forth as to why global financial markets continue to be in turmoil but this week showed there may be no end in sight to this period …

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Orbital ATK Lands $426M Navy Fuze Testing Contract; Pat Nolan Comments

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has been awarded a $426 million contract to start production and testing work on fuzes and fuze accessories for the U.S. Navy. Orbital ATK will work with its Plymouth, Minnesota-based design team to produce the fuzes at the company’s Allegany ballistics laboratory facility in Rocket Center, West Virginia, Orbital ATK …

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Potomac Officers Club’s ‘Internet of Things’ Summit Highlights Connected, Converged World

The explosion of appliances, building and automotive systems connected to the Internet and that convergence’s implications for federal agencies was the focal point of discussion at the Potomac Officers Club’s “Internet of Things” summit Tuesday in McLean, Va. Executives from GovCon firms and their agency partners gathered at the forum …

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Engility Secures $10M Follow-On Order for US Army Logistics Modernization Platform; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

The U.S. Army has awarded Engility Holdings a one-year, $10 million follow-on order to provide management, enterprise transformation, financial and technical support services for the military branch’s Logistics Modernization Program Product Management Office. The company said Wednesday work will occur at several sites of the military service, including Alexandria, Virginia, …

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ATK to Develop US Army Air Platform, Training Ammo; Dan Olson Comments

ATK (NYSE: ATK) has been awarded a set of contracts worth more than $112 million combined to develop medium- and large-caliber ammunition systems for arm air platforms and crew training programs. The U.S. Army will use the ammunition to arm its A-10, Apache attack helicopter and the AC-130 gunship fleets …

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Raytheon Awarded $655M to Provide New Patriot Units for Kuwait’s Missile Defense System; Ralph Acaba Comments

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) will take in $655 million via a foreign military sale agreement to produce new units of its Patriot air and missile defense system for the government of Kuwait, which is currently using the Patriot system as part of its missile defense capabilities. The contract is for the Massachusetts-based …

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CSC Acquires Healthcare IT Firm Specializing in Data Management; Jim Sheaffer Comments

  Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has acquired healthcare IT business intelligence and data management firm Maricom Systems, Inc for an undisclosed amount. CSC said the move strengthens its support of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and enables it to make IT improvements in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. CSC …

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Abraxas Sold to Cubic for $124 Million; Hollis Helms Rides Off into Sunset

Cubic Corporation has a deal in place to acquire Abraxas at a price of $124 million. Virginia-based Abraxas specializes in “risk mitigation and subject matter and operational expertise for national security, law enforcement and homeland security clients.” Abraxas will lend almost 300 operational and technical professionals to Cubic’s Mission Support …

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KBR Makes Moves at Shareholders Meeting

KBR (NYSE: KBR) shareholders elected two Class I Directors, William P. Utt and Jeffrey E. Curtiss and approved the ratification of the appointment of KPMG LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm to audit the financial statements of KBR, Inc. for the year ending December 31, 2010. “I am …

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