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NuWave Solutions Acquires ProModel Government Services; GovCon Expert Reggie Brothers; Baird’s Jean Stack Quoted

Dr. Reggie Brothers CEO NuWave Solutions

NuWave Solutions announced on Tuesday its acquisition of ProModel Government Services, a leading provider of mission critical predictive and prescriptive analytic software solutions to the U.S. government, for an undisclosed amount. “ProModel Government Services is uniquely qualified to help federal government agencies with their decision making, ensure that their processes are more efficient and their resources are  better managed,” said Dr. Reggie Brothers, CEO of NuWave and GovCon Expert

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BlueHalo Acquires Fortego, Base2 to Grow Cyber & Intell Footprints; Baird’s John Song Comments

John Song, managing director of Baird

BlueHalo has bought Maryland-based companies Fortego and Base2 Engineering in a pair of deals aimed to expand signal intelligence and cyber offerings for the national security sector. Baird and Aronson Capital Partners advised the acquired firms on the transactions. "Bringing Fortego and Base2 together creates a sizable concentration of highly skilled experts in cyber and SIGINT – a capability that BlueHalo can now leverage across the wide spanning missions to which they provide support," John Song, a managing director at Baird, told GovCon Wire.

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Octo, Sevatec Merge to Create Federal IT Modernization Support Provider; Mehul Sanghani Quoted

Mehul Sanghani CEO Octo

Octo, a Reston, Virginia-based government information technology services provider, and software development company Sevatec have merged to form a combined organization that will provide tech platforms and services to help federal government clients address complex IT challenges. Mehul Sanghani, founder and CEO of Octo, said the transaction creates a “pure-play” modernization and platforms provider in support of the federal government and its missions.

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Leidos to Acquire 1901 Group; Roger Krone, Gerry Fasano, Baird’s John Song Quoted

Roger Krone Chairman

Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS), a Fortune 500 science and technology leader, announced Thursday that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 1901 Group, a leading provider for managed IT services and cloud solutions in the private and public market, in order to expand its cloud, IT services and digital modernization capabilities. “We are pleased to welcome 1901 Group’s team of digital transformation experts who share Leidos’ commitment to making the world safer, healthier and more efficient through IT,” said Roger Krone, Leidos chairman and CEO and seven-time Wash100 Award recipient.

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Baird Hosts 2020 Government & Defense Conference Featuring John Song, Jean Stack

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Baird hosted its 2020 Government & Defense Conference on Thursday, a full day virtual event featuring a wide variety of experts across government, academia and industry to present their insights regarding the latest M&A trends and market value drivers influencing the defense and federal market. Jean Stack also highlighted market themes, including 5G, space, directed energy, electronic warfare, hypersonics and cyber

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Baird’s Government & Defense Conference to Highlight Dynamic Market Strategy, Opportunity

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Baird has announced that it will host its Government & Defense Conference 2020 on December 10th to discuss market trends and business strategy. The firm’s virtual conference will feature experts across government, academia and industry that will foster collaboration across trending topics, including Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Government Modernization, Emerging Technologies and more. 

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Baird Advises The Buffalo Group on Sale to Jacobs; Jean Stack Comments

Jean Stack, managing director of Baird

The Buffalo Group has completed its sale to professional services firm Jacobs (NYSE: J) via a transaction where Baird served as the exclusive financial adviser to the Reston, Virginia-based analytics and technology company. Jacobs said Tuesday it made the acquisition to expand government mission support across the cyber, ground, sea, airborne and space domains.

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Potential Tax, Spending Changes Could Drive M&As in Defense Industry; Baird’s John Song Quoted

John Song, managing director of Baird

Market experts said another wave of mergers and acquisitions in the defense sector might be in the offing driven by possible changes in federal spending and taxes linked to any potential administration change, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday.

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Exclusive: BrainTrust Holdings Acquired by EverWatch; John Hillen Quoted

John Hillen, CEO of EverWatch

EverWatch announced on Monday that the national security services provider, backed by Enlightenment Capital, has acquired BrainTrust Holdings, a leading provider of innovative technology solutions to the intelligence and defense communities, for an undisclosed sum to further expand technical service offerings and contract pursuits in the intelligence sector. “In this …

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