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GovCon Industry Vets Launch Catapult Growth Partners

GovCon industry veterans Michael Polmar of Growth Partners Solutions, Mark Johnson of 3A Broker Services and JP Foley of Foley Ventures have combined their consulting businesses to launch a new advisory firm focused on providing full-service business and strategy development support to small- and mid-market GovCon firms. Washington, D.C.-based Catapult Growth Partners will also provide transaction and business transformation support to help clients deliver technologies and services to the federal government in support of its strategic missions.

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Six Firms Land Spots on $1B VHA Integrated Healthcare Transformation IDIQ

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The Veterans Health Administration has awarded six small businesses spots on a potential 10-year, $1B contract for professional consulting and health care services. VHA’s Integrated Healthcare Transformation is a multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a five-year base term and five option years and covers support services across three functional categories: health system transformation and innovation, implementation and operations support and health care business enabling services.

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Cognosante to Back VHA’s Transition Into ‘High Reliability’ Org Under $98M BPA; James Gordon Quoted

Cognosante has secured a potential $98M blanket purchase agreement from the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide consulting and assistance services to help the Veterans Health Administration achieve a “high reliability organization” status.

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Chris Bogdan: Booz Allen Eyes Air Force Ground Data Station Development Contract

Chris Bogdan, senior vice president of aerospace business at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), told Defense One in an interview published Thursday that the company aims to secure a contract to develop ground data stations for the U.S. Air Force’s new missile warning satellites.

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Acorn Growth Companies Buys Controlling Interest in Robbins-Gioia

Acorn Growth Companies has acquired a majority stake in Robbins-Gioia, a management consulting firm that aims to help public and private sector customers modernize systems. "We see this partnership with Acorn as a key driver in the achievement of our vision to be the leader in delivering modernization and transformation for the federal government and similarly complex enterprises," said Brad King, CEO of Robbins-Gioia.

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Scott McIntyre: Guidehouse Seeks Global Consultancy Presence Through $1.1B Navigant Acquisition

Guidehouse, a Veritas Capital portfolio company, has agreed to buy Navigant Consulting (NYSE: NCI) for approximately $1.1B in a move to create a global consultancy that will serve both the public and private sectors. Shareholders in Navigant will get a cash payment of $28 per share, a 16 percent premium over the Chicago-based company's Thursday closing stock price, Guidehouse said Friday.

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Retired Air Force Lt. Gen. David Buck Forms Consulting Firm

David Buck, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant general, has established a consulting company to help space, nuclear and cyber companies develop engagement strategies and match their capabilities with government requirements.

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Report: Deloitte Board Selects Janet Foutty as US Chair

Janet Foutty, currently chairman and CEO of Deloitte Consulting LLP and previously leader of Deloitte‘s federal practice, has been nominated by the board of directors to the role of U.S. chairman, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. The report said the professional services firm’s partners and principals will vote early next year …

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Leidos Tops Black Book’s Health IT Consultant Rankings for 2018

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 7, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received recognition from Black Book Market Research as the top health information technology consultant for 2018 based on a survey of approximately 2K healthcare organizations, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it received the highest marks for customer experience …

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