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Steven Cortese Named DRS Washington Operations EVP; William Lynn Comments

Steven Cortese, a senior vice president at ATK (NYSE: ATK), has joined DRS Technologies as executive vice president for Washington operations. Cortese will serve as senior manager of the company’s relationships with U.S. Defense Department and federal agency customers, international customers and with defense industry business leaders, DRS said Friday. …

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Northrop Names Raytheon Vet Kathryn Simpson VP, Deputy Gen. Counsel; Sheila Cheston Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Kathryn Simpson vice president and deputy general counsel, the company announced Monday. Effective on that date, she will lead teams in the international, environmental, intellectual property, labor and employment, pension and benefits, government contracts and government relations areas within the law department. Simpson will …

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BAE Radford Ammo Plant to Get $240M Upgrade

A Radford, Va.-based ammunition production plant run by BAE Systems is set to get a $240 million upgrade, the Roanoke Times reports. The British contractor’s U.S. subsidiary took charge of the Radford Army Ammunition Plant from ATK (NYSE: ATK) July 1 and could break ground on a new facility for producing …

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GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Roundup Tallies 21 Across GovCon

The month of September produced a relatively even distribution of executive moves at government contracting firms across company leadership posts and executive positions in financial, contracts and legal operations. In all, GovCon Wire covered 21 executive moves during September. Check out the wide range below. Leadership Parsons promoted Mary Ann Hopkins …

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ATK Wins $2B Army Small Caliber Ammo Contract

ATK (NYSE: ATK) has won a $2, 541, 000, 000 U.S. Army contract to provide the branch with small caliber ammunition, the Defense Department announced Monday. The Arlington, Va.-based aerospace and defense firm will produce 5.56 millimeter ammunition on the contract, with the Pentagon expecting work to run through Sept. …

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