Tag Archives: Baird

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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NTT Data Services to Buy NETE in Federal Health Digital Services Expansion Push; Tim Conway Quoted

NTT Data Services has agreed to acquire McLean, Va.-based information technology and digital services contractor NETE for an undisclosed sum in an effort to broaden its digital transformation capabilities in the federal health care space.

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Leidos Strikes $1.65B Cash Deal for Dynetics; Roger Krone Quoted

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has agreed to acquire Huntsville, Ala.-based technology services contractor Dynetics for approximately $1.65B in cash to further build up its position in the intelligence, civil and defense markets. "The addition of Dynetics will significantly increase our capabilities for rapid prototyping and agile system integration and production, enhancing our overall offerings and services to customers," said Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos and a 2019 Wash100 winner.

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John Kavanaugh Notes Perspecta Portfolio, Contract Base at Baird-Hosted Conference

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 2, 2019 — John Kavanaugh, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP), has said the company maintains a diversified contract base, balanced portfolio and strong backlog during his keynote address at Baird’s 2019 Government & Defense Conference, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 20.

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: POC Hosts Unmanned Systems in the Future Fight Forum, Baird’s 2019 Government & Defense Conference, $152M Contract for Booz Allen, Executive Moves for GDIT, Leidos & Weekly Top 10 Stories

On Tuesday, Potomac Officers Club (POC) hosted its Unmanned Systems in the Future Fight Forum featuring Maj. Gen. Peter Gersten, special assistant to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs (AF/A5/8) for the U.S. Air Force, as the keynote speaker. In addition, an expert panel featuring Jim Thomson …

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LinQuest Closes Purchase of Data Analytics Firm Perduco

Los Angeles-based space systems technology firm LinQuest has closed its acquisition of data analytics provider The Perduco Group in a push to advance its strategic growth plan and expand the delivery of artificial intelligence, mission planning, decision analytics and machine learning capabilities to intelligence community and military clients.

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Perspecta Completes Acquisition of Knight Point Systems; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has completed its $250M acquisition of Knight Point Systems. The purchase seeks to expand Perspecta's cloud, cyber, digital transformation and enterprise IT offerings intended to help modernize and transform government mission delivery, the company said Thursday. Baird served as the exclusive financial adviser to Knight Point Systems on the transaction.

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Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents Jean Stack, Managing Director of Baird, Her First Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Jean Stack, a managing director with Baird, with her first Wash100 Award. Executive Mosaic recognizes Stack for her leadership and experience providing technology and professional services to federal agencies. We are honored to present the most coveted award in government contracting …

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