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SAIC Picks EY as Accounting Firm for FY 2019

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 19, 2017 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has awarded a contract to EY for the latter to provide financial auditing services for SAIC’s fiscal year ending Feb. 1, 2019, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. SAIC said Friday the audit committee within its board of directors selected EY to serve …

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Leidos CEO Roger Krone Elected PSC Board’s Vice Chair

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has been elected to serve as vice chair of the Professional Services Council’s board of directors beginning Jan. 1. The newly elected official will work with other board members to provide policy oversight and strategic direction for the trade group in …

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Jacobs Closes $3.27B CH2M Purchase; Steve Demetriou Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has concluded its approximately $3.27 billion purchase of CH2M through a cash-and-stock transaction in a move to establish a $15 billion combined firm that will provide infrastructure and professional services to government and commercial clients. Jacobs said Monday it plans to streamline its operating model through three …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada Elected PSC Board Chair; David Berteau Comments

PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) federal business, has been appointed to chair the Professional Services Council’s board of directors. He will oversee the development and execution of the trade group’s strategies in support of the federal technology services contracting industry, PSC said Friday. Puvvada’s “knowledge and willingness to collaborate …

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Kevin Phillips Promoted to ManTech CEO; George Pedersen to Become Exec Chairman

Kevin Phillips, president and chief operating officer of ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) over the past year, has been promoted to CEO in a move that takes effect Jan. 1. ManTech said Wednesday Phillips will succeed George Pedersen, who will transition from his role as CEO to the position of executive chairman …

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Boeing Exec Craig Cooning Joins Board of Directors at BridgeSat

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 30, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) veteran Craig Cooning has been named a board member at satellite communications technology firm BridgeSat amid the latter’s effort to develop an advanced optical communications network, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. BridgeSat said Tuesday the addition of Cooning to the board of directors comes as …

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Iridium CEO Matt Desch Named to NVTC Board of Directors

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 15, 2017 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) CEO Matt Desch, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, has joined the board of directors of the Northern Virginia Technology Council, GovCon Executive reported Nov. 8. The council said Nov. 7 Desch joins three other newly appointed board …

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Huntington Ingalls Industries Elects New Board Member

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 15, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) board of directors has added former military intelligence officer Philip Bilden, who also helped establish private equity firm HarbourVest Partners, as a board member at the shipbuilding company, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. HII said Monday Bilden’s election to the board …

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Avaya Names 7 Board Members Under Reorganization Plan

Avaya has appointed seven new members to its board of directors as part of the Santa Clara, California-based communications technology firm’s reorganization effort. Jim Chirico, formerly chief operating officer at Avaya who assumed the president and CEO roles in October, will serve as a board member once the reorganization is …

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Huntington Ingalls CEO Named Board Member at National Association of Manufacturers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) CEO Mike Petters has been added to the National Association of Manufacturers’ board of directors, where he will help advance manufacturing policy agenda, GovCon Executive reported Monday. NAM said Friday Petters joins other industrial leaders in working to promote the trade association’s …

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