Tag Archives: Accenture

Accenture-Led Team Wins Potential $2B DOE IT Support BPA; John Goodman Quoted

An industry team led by Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services unit won a potential five-year, $2B blanket purchase agreement to help the Department of Energy implement a cloud-based framework for information technology services. Accenture said Monday it teamed up with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Unisys (NYSE: UIS) and Red River to accelerate DOE’s …

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Brad Cole Appointed SE Solutions Chief Growth Officer

Brad Cole, formerly managing director at Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business, has been named chief growth officer at McLean, Va.-based technology and management consulting services provider Strategic Enterprise Solutions. John Wayne, president and chief operating officer of SE Solutions, said in a statement published Monday Cole brings to the …

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Ed Meehan Named Guidehouse Aerospace & Defense Lead; Scott McIntyre Quoted

Ed Meehan, formerly chief operating officer at Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business, has joined management consulting services provider Guidehouse as aerospace and defense segment leader. He will oversee the company’s growth strategy and introduce innovative measures, commercial practices and new capabilities to the customer base, Guidehouse said Tuesday. Meehan’s “focus …

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Navy Selects Five Firms for Acquisition Workforce Training, Development Contracts

Five companies have won contracts worth up to $350.6M combined to provide training and supplemental materials for Department of the Navy acquisition professionals. Contractors will work to help the department energize its acquisition personnel, foster teamwork, understand career path productivity and inform workforce-related decision making, according to a FedBizOpps summary. …

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Kay Kapoor, John Johnson Named to Tyto Athene Executive Advisory Board

Kay Kapoor, founder and CEO of Arya Technologies, and John Johnson, a partner at government consulting firm Deep Water Point, were named to the executive advisory board of Tyto Athene. Johnson and Kapoor will help implement Tyto Athene’s strategy and provide counsel with regard to government relations, market capitalization and …

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Rumman Chowdhury, Global Lead for Ethical AI at Accenture, Discusses National AI Initiative

Rumman Chowdhury, Global Lead for Ethical AI for Accenture, is in Washington D.C. this week to consult with the White House about the American AI Initiative that originated from an executive order by President Trump in February. While in town, Chowdhury took time out of her schedule on Tuesday to attend …

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Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents John Goodman, CEO of Accenture Federal Services, His Second Consecutive Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented John Goodman, CEO of Accenture Federal Services, with his second consecutive Wash100 Award on March 6th. Executive Mosaic recognizes Goodman for his work advancing digital technologies and intelligence distributed systems. We are happy to present the most coveted award in government …

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Accenture’s Valerie Armbrust: Tech Can Aid Child Welfare Case Mgmt

Valerie Armbrust, managing director of North America child services at Accenture (NYSE: ACN), said that an outcome-based service delivery model that employs technology could help child welfare personnel as they work to protect children from abuse and neglect. Taking a more personal approach “isn’t about simply deploying better or faster …

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Accenture Federal Services Invests $5M, Opens Jobs Under San Antonio Expansion Project

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 4, 2019 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal business is expanding its Advanced Technology Center operations and presence in San Antonio through a $5M investment and 500 new job opportunities in the region, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday Accenture Federal Services will work to hire …

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Tyler Technologies Inks $185M Cash Deal to Buy MicroPact; Lynn Moore Quoted

Public sector software provider Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) has agreed to purchase MicroPact from Arlington Capital Partners for approximately $185M in cash in a move to broaden its footprint in the federal government sector. Plano, Texas-based Tyler said Friday the companies expect to close the transaction on March 15, subject …

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