Tag Archives: awards and recognition

IBM Named Top ‘Military Friendly’ Employer as Sam Gordy Notes Increased Vet Hiring, Training Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 8, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has been named by Victory Media as the 2018 Military Friendly Employer of the Year in recognition of the company’s military veteran hiring and training efforts, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it aims to add 2,000 more veterans …

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Raytheon Missile Systems Plant Earns DSS ‘Superior’ Security Score

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 8, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has again secured a “superior” rating from the Defense Security Service for the security at a company missile systems production facility in Tucson, Arizona, after a week-long audit process, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Raytheon Missile Systems …

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Accenture Federal Services’ George Franz Earns Army Cyber Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 7, 2017 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) executive George Franz has secured recognition for his work in cybersecurity as a recipient of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s Saint Isidore Army Cyber Award, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Franz, a managing director of Accenture Federal Services and former director of …

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Leidos Scores 100% in Human Rights Org’s Corporate Equality Survey; Ann Addison Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 15, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a 100-percent rating in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index report on workplace equality, diversity and inclusion, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Thursday it also earned the designation as a “Best Place to Work for LGBTQ …

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DynCorp Gets Recognition for Aviation Support to Army Field Maintenance Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 14, 2017 — DynCorp International is set to receive an award from the Army Aviation Association of America for its logistics work with U.S. Army aviation support teams as part of the Army Field Maintenance program, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Friday it will receive AAAA’s 2017 …

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Center for Digital Gov’t Awards ICF-Supported HUD Website for Service Delivery, Experience

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 9, 2017 — A website that ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) jointly developed with the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide grant recipients access to online resources has received recognition from the Center for Digital Government, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. ICF said Tuesday the research and advisory organization gave the …

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MapR Gets Recognition for Big Data Management Tech; Doug Natal Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — MapR Technologies has received recognition for its converged data platform offering that works to manage the big data of enterprise customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Oct. 19 it was awarded the “Best Big Data Product or Technology” in the internet-of-things category by Datanami and was …

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CHSI Chief Gary Palmer Named ‘Provider of the Year’ by Florida’s Occupational Nurses Group

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Comprehensive Health Services Inc. CEO Gary Palmer has received an award from the Florida State Association of Occupational Health Nurses for his work to help advance occupational and environmental nursing in Florida, GovCon Executive reported Oct. 11. CHSI said Oct. 11 Palmer, who was named “Provider of …

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Cubic Virtual Platform Named in Industry Simulation & Training Awards ‘Best Programs’ List

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 7, 2017 — Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) global defense business has received a “Red Ribbon” award from the Military Simulation & Training Magazine under the “Best Programs” category for the company’s virtual military training platform, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the award is specifically for Cubic …

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Altamira Lands Award for Support to Contract Mgmt Employee Certification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 7, 2017 — Altamira Technologies has received recognition from the National Contract Management Association for its initiatives that work to encourage contract management employee efforts toward certification, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the NCMA Certification Support Award serves to recognize its partnership and incentive program that offers …

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