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GovCon Wire Tracks The Latest Industry Deals, Remakings

The mission of Government Contracting Wire, the long-form name of what readers know as GovCon Wire, is to give readers the latest up-to-the-minute information on business activity of the sector’s largest firms. GovCon Wire keeps readers abreast of the latest mergers and acquisitions in the GovCon space and gives readers …

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LGS Providing Army Training Base Avaya Digital Comm System; Kevin Kelly Comments

  LGS Innovations has won a $14.1 million contract to provide an Avaya communications system to a U.S. Army base and transition the bas digital voice-over Internet Protocol data system. The Army trains between 85, 000 and 90, 000 military and civilian personnel per year at Fort Leonard Wood in earthmoving, …

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Accenture To Update USDA Food Safety Data System; Ed Meehan Comments

FSIS is responsible for overseeing labeling and packaging of meat, poultry and egg products in the U.S. Ed Meehan, head of Accenture’s federal civilian agency portfolio, said the company will help FSIS protect the country’s food supply infrastructure. “Federal agencies are faced with the challenge of transforming and improving how …

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Duane Andrews Retiring as QinetiQ NA CEO, JD Crouch Named Successor

Duane Andrews will retire as chief executive of QinetiQ North America and be succeeded by J.D. Crouch, president of the company’s technology solutions group, after the company’s fiscal year ends March 31. Andrews has held the reins at QinetiQ NA since 2006, when he left Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: …

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American Systems Promotes 35-Year Vet Joe Kopfman To EVP, Compliance Head; Bill Hoover Comments

  American Systems has promoted 35-year company veteran Joe Kopfman to serve as executive vice president of contracts and administration and chief compliance officer. Kopfman, former contracts and administration VP, will continue leading those functions and adds responsibility for ethics and mergers and acquisitions programs, the company said Wednesday. He …

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Capgemini Promotes Douglas Charles to Govt Solutions CEO

Capgemini has promoted Douglas Charles, a vice president for North American applications services, to serve as CEO for its U.S. government solutions division. The company said Charles, a five-year Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) veteran, will be responsible for Capgemini’s strategy and growth in U.S. public sector markets of …

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Acentia Names Apptis Vet Simon Godwin Strategy, Solutions Lead; Tom Woteki Comments

Acentia has appointed Simon Godwin, a former senior vice president at Apptis, to serve as senior director of strategy and solutions. Acentia said Godwin will report to Tom Woteki, chief architect of the strategy and solutions organization, and work with the company’s business unit leaders on innovation, technical maturity and …

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Alion to Evaluate Defense Dept Modeling, Simulation Systems; Terri Spoonhour Comments

Alion Science and Technology has won a $10.6 million contract to provide the U.S. Defense Department planning and technical support services for modeling and simulation. The company will work with the department’s modeling and simulation coordination office to evaluate information systems and architecture through Sept. 24, 2015, Alion said. Terri …

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ASRC Federal Promotes Finance VP Chuck Hicks to SVP

ASRC Federal has promoted Vice President Charles “Chuck” Hicks to senior VP of finance and business operations, the company said Wednesday. Hicks will be responsible for overseeing and managing the company’s activities in finance, pricing, government accounting, compliance and program control. He joined the Greenbelt, Md.-based federal contractor as VP …

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Gary Shankman Joins Serco as CFO for U.S. Operations, Chris Sullivan as CIO

Gary Shankman has joined Reston, Va.-based Serco Inc. as chief financial officer, the same position he previously held within SAIC‘s defense solutions segment. The more than 30-year government contracting veteran is a certified public accountant and earlier consulted and audited government contractors with Arthur Andersen, focusing on federal acquisition and cost …

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