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Former DoD Official Michael Vickers Joins Board of BAE Systems’ US Arm

Michael Vickers, a former undersecretary for intelligence at the Defense Department, has joined the board of directors at BAE Systems Inc. — British contractor BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary. His appointment took effect Tuesday and he will serve for a term of up to three years, BAE said Wednesday. “Mike brings a tremendous …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015: 2015 GovCon Award Nominations Are In, No Deal for ULA & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The list of this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Award finalists came out this week and the category of companies with more than $300 million in annual revenue …

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Ellen Tauscher Elected to BAE’s US Board; Roberth Fitch, Linda Hudson, Kenneth Minihan End Terms

Ellen Tauscher, a former congressinoal representative and a financial sector veteran, has joined the board of directors of BAE Systems Inc. — the British contractor’s U.S. subsidiary. She begins her three-year term at the company on Friday, BAE said Thursday. “Her insight and advice on the many important issues confronting the defense industry …

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Gov. Terry McAuliffe Set as POC Cybersecurity Summit’s Keynote Speaker

Press Release TYSONS CORNER, VA., ‘February 27, 2015 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has the pleasure to announce that Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-Va.) will be the keynote speaker at the 2015 Cybersecurity Summit on Thursday, March 19, 2015. The summit will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 …

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Potomac Officers Club Lines Up Speakers For The 2015 Cyber Security Summit

Tysons Corner, VA., February 26, 2016 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Chris Dukes – Director, Information Assurance, NSA and Steve Chabinsky, Former Dep Asst of FBI/SVP of Legal Affairs & Chief Risk Officer, CrowdStrike to it’s speaker line up for the …

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John Heller: PAE Buys USIS’ Global Security, Solutions Business to Add DOJ Work

Government logistics contractor PAE has purchased the global security and solutions business of US Investigations Services — or USIS — for an undisclosed sum. Arlington, Va.-based PAE said Friday it sought to grow its business with the Department of Homeland Security and other customers in the classified market as the GS&S business …

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Belden Completes Tripwire Acquisition; John Stroup Comments

Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC) has wrapped up the acquisition of security and compliance services provider Tripwire for $710 million. John Stroup, president and CEO of Belden, said Monday the signal transmission services firm will integrate Tripwire’s technology into Belden’s application to help enterprise, industrial and broadcast clients deploy and secure connected …

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Belden Moves To Buy Tripwire Cyber Tech for $710M; John Stroup Comments

Belden has sought to expand its threat response and cybersecurity portfolio with its planned acquisition of vulnerability management firm Tripwire for $710 million in cash. John Stroup, Belden president and CEO, said Tuesday the purchase is an “important and natural” move for a company that provides signal transmission products for network applications. Belden …

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Mac Curtis: The SI Org Eyes Adjacent Market Growth Through QinetiQ NA Services Group Buy

The SI Organization has moved to grow its footprint in fields such as cybersecurity and analytics by agreeing to purchase QinetiQ North America‘s services and solutions group. The SI expects to close the deal in the second quarter of calendar year 2014 after regulatory approvals have been completed, the company …

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POC Extends Industry, Leadership Conversation to Critical Infrastructure

The Potomac Officers Club continued its 2014 “Distiguished Speaker Series” Wednesday at 2941 Restaurant in Falls Church, Va. with the Federal Critical Infrastructure Summit. Leaders from the federal government and utility sectors offered the GovCon executive audience a first-hand perspective on their roles in helping secure critical infrastructure in the U.S. and how industry …

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