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John Hillen Joins George Mason University as Professor and Executive in Residence

John Hillen, former president and CEO of Sotera Defense Solutions, has been named executive in residence and professor of practice for George Mason University’s School of Management. Hillen currently serves as chairman of the board of advisers at SOS International,  is on board of directors at Software AG Government Solutions and is vice chairman of …

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Tod Weber: Limited Funds Are Driving a New Paradigm in Public Sector IT

Tod Weber, CEO and Chairman of Software AG Government Solutions, sees the federal information technology space changing in the current budget environment. “A new paradigm is emerging in the public sector IT arena as leaders focus on a prove it first and prove it fast mentality before committing their limited …

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Mike Bowers Joins Xerox Federal Solutions as President

Mike Bowers, formerly chief operating officer at Indus Corp. since 2008, has taken on the role of president at Xerox Federal Solutions (NYSE: XRX), GovCon Wire has learned. The more than 27-year industry veteran spent nearly 15 years at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) earlier in his career, where he elevated to …

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Chris Goodrich Promoted to ManTech Cyber Group EVP, COO; Bill Varner Comments

Chris Goodrich, who joined ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) in 2009 and a former senior vice president, has been promoted to EVP and chief operating officer of the Fairfax, Va.-based contractor’s mission, cyber and intelligence solutions group. The 26-year GovCon veteran will oversee the group’s operations as it works to grow …

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Tom Nixon Promoted to SRA EVP, Chief Growth Officer; Bill Ballhaus Comments

Tom Nixon, senior vice president of SRA International‘s health group since June, has been promoted to executive VP and chief growth officer at the Fairfax, Va.-based technology services contractor. Nixon will continue to lead the health group on an acting basis and work to grow SRA’s pipeline of new business …

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David Dacquino, SkyLink Aviation Form JV with the First Compliant Afghan Airline

SkyLink Aviation and Afghanistan-based East Horizon Airlines have formed a joint venture to provide aviation and logistics services across that country, the companies said Nov. 19. The announcement noted East Horizon is the youngest airline in Afghanistan and the first to be compliant with the Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority‘s new rules and …

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CenturyLink Buys Cloud Platform Provider Tier 3; Jared Wray, Jeff Von Deylen Comment

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has moved to bolster its cloud computing portfolio by acquiring Seattle area-based public cloud services provider Tier 3 for an undisclosed sum. Jared Wray, founder and chief technology officer for Tier 3, has joined CenturyLink as CTO for the company’s cloud organization and will lead the cloud development center …

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CACI Closes $820M Six3 Systems Buy; Jack London, Ken Asbury Comment

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has wrapped up its $820 million acquisition of Six3 Systems from private equity firm GTCR, closing the largest-ever transaction in CACI’s history. Arlington, Va.-based CACI aims for the acquisition to further build up its offerings in the C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance), intelligence and cyberspace …

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Scott Webster Named MBDA’s US Chairman, CEO; Jerry Agee to Retire

Scott Webster, a co-founder of space system manufacturer Orbital Sciences, has joined the U.S. arm of global missile technology contractor MBDA Group as chairman, CEO and managing director. He succeeds Jerry Agee, who will retire from MBDA Inc. this month after four years at the helm, MBDA said Thursday. At …

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Gus Hunt to Help LLR Target New Govt Market Investments; Jason Rigoli Comments

Gus Hunt, a 28-year CIA veteran and the agency’s former chief technology officer, has joined private equity firm LLR Partners as an operating partner. The firm has opened a second office in Arlington, Va. in addition to its Philadelphia location as it pursues investments in government technology and services businesses …

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