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Greg Hill Named Chertoff Group Principal; Michael Chertoff, Chad Sweet Comment

Greg Hill, formerly chief of staff at the House Homeland Security Committee, has been named principal at The Chertoff Group and partner at TCG Capital Partners,  the security advisory company’s investment vehicle. Hill will provide clients with advice on business growth and expansion strategy in the national security market and support threat identification and reduction …

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CMS Picks 18 Contractors for $800M Care Evaluation IDIQ

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has awarded positions on a potential five-year, $800 million contract to 18 companies and nonprofit organizations to develop measures for evaluating healthcare quality. CMS intends for the Measure and Instrument Development and Support program to help the agency evaluate care the national, community and …

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Deltek Buys Centurion Research to Bolster BD, Analytics Offerings; Mike Corkery Comments

Deltek has acquired information services provider Centurion Research Solutions in an effort to help companies win more business opportunities from government customers. Deltek intends for the acquisition to expand the company’s GovWin IQ database offering for handling government opportunity intelligence, proposals and contract life-cycle and capture management, Deltek said Wednesday. …

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Vyomesh Joshi Named Harris Board Member

Vyomesh I. Joshi, a retired Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) executive vice president, will begin serving on the board of directors at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) starting Sept. 1. The 59-year-old veteran, who was a Yahoo Inc. board member from 2005 to 2012 and is currently a Wipro Ltd. director, retired last year after …

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Kathryn Mikells Joining Xerox as EVP, CFO; Ursula Burns Comments

Kathryn Mikells, chief financial officer at home security system maker ADT (NYSE: ADT) since April 2012, will join Xerox (NYSE: XRX) as executive vice president and CFO on May 2. Mikells, current board member for the Hartford Financial Services Group, helped lead ADT through its separation from former parent company …

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Harris Names William Brown President and CEO, effective Nov. 1

Harris Corp.’s (NYSE: HRS) board of directors has appointed William M. Brown president and chief executive officer, effective Nov. 1, 2011. Brown will succeed Howard L. Lance, who has served as CEO since January 2003 and in May announced he would retire when a successor had been chosen. Lance, 55, will continue to …

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GTSI Promotes Jim Sweeney to CTO; Sterling Phillips Comments

GTSI Corp. has named Jim Sweeney as its chief technology officer, where he’ll be the principal technology strategist for the company’s integrated solutions and services offerings. Sweeney has lead GTSI’s virtualization and cloud computing consulting practice for four years and has more than 35 years of experience of developing and integrating enterprise IT applications and technologies. In his new role, …

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HP Appoints Melinson as VP of Global Gov’t Affairs, Deputy General Counsel

Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) has appointed Gregg Melinson as vice president of its global government affairs and deputy general counsel, effective Sept. 19, 2011. Melinson will report to Michael Holston, executive vice president and general counsel for HP. Melinson has worked at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP for close to 20 years, …

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Vangent Names New HR VPs; CEO Mac Curtis Comments

Vangent promoted Jennifer Bailey and Emily Markmann to VP positions in the Human Resources function. “Ms. Bailey and Ms. Markmann have both been valuable leaders at Vangent and it’s especially rewarding to see them ascend in their new roles, ” CEO Mac Curtis said. “I’ve enjoyed watching Ms. Bailey’s career …

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Serco Intelligence Exec Receives FBI Association Award; Ed Casey Comments

IT and management-services firm Serco Inc. announced this week Maureen Baginski, vice president of the firm’s Intelligence Services, has received the FBI Intelligence Analysts Association Award. Baginski, who previously served as the FBI’s executive assistant director for intelligence, was recognized for her work at the agency from 2003 to 2005, …

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