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Tag: coronavirus pandemic

Stu Shea, 2020 Wash100 Winner, Comments on Peraton’s COVID-19 Relief EffortsNews

Stu Shea, 2020 Wash100 Winner, Comments on Peraton’s COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Stu Shea, CEO of Peraton and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, has commented on how the COVID-19 has disrupted the daily lives of Americans…
James Geurts: Navy Releases $600M in Withheld Defense Contractor PaymentsNews

James Geurts: Navy Releases $600M in Withheld Defense Contractor Payments

James Geurts, acquisition chief at the U.S. Navy and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, said the service has provided defense contractors $600M in…
House OKs Potential $484B Emergency Relief PackageNews

House OKs Potential $484B Emergency Relief Package

The House on Thursday passed a potential $484B emergency relief package that would provide additional funds for small businesses and…
GMU GovCon Center: Federal Gov’t Uses Rapid Contracting Approaches for COVID-19 ResponseContract Awards

GMU GovCon Center: Federal Gov’t Uses Rapid Contracting Approaches for COVID-19 Response

A report by George Mason University’s Center for Government Contracting says federal agencies have been using rapid contracting procedures to…
Ellen Lord: Pentagon Anticipates Three-Month Delay Across Major Acquisition ProgramsContract Awards

Ellen Lord: Pentagon Anticipates Three-Month Delay Across Major Acquisition Programs

Ellen Lord, undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment at the Department of Defense and a 2020 Wash100 awardee, said DoD expects…
McAleese & Associates: Dr. Deborah Brix Offers Update on COVID-19 Cases, TestingGovCon Expert

McAleese & Associates: Dr. Deborah Brix Offers Update on COVID-19 Cases, Testing

Jim McAleese, founder of McAleese & Associates and a 2019 Wash100 awardee, highlighted in a report some of the key takeaways from the remarks…
Pegasystems Introduces Platforms to Help Clients Address Crisis Challenges; Marc Andrews, Tom Libretto, Hubert Aiwanger QuotedNews

Pegasystems Introduces Platforms to Help Clients Address Crisis Challenges; Marc Andrews, Tom Libretto, Hubert Aiwanger Quoted

Pegasystems has launched a Crisis Small Business Lending reference application to improve financial institutions’ management of emergency loan applications from small…
DHS Seeks to Accelerate Commercial Tech Acquisition to Fight COVID-19 Via Pilot ProgramContract Awards

DHS Seeks to Accelerate Commercial Tech Acquisition to Fight COVID-19 Via Pilot Program

The Department of Homeland Security has announced plans to acquire commercial technologies and innovative products and services using the Commercial…
Seven Firms Get $5.5B in Army Contract Modifications for COVID-19 Response SupportContract Awards

Seven Firms Get $5.5B in Army Contract Modifications for COVID-19 Response Support

The U.S. Army has awarded $5.5B in contract modifications to seven companies to provide support services for the military branch…
Lockheed Reports Effects of COVID-19 on Healthcare, Supply Chain; Marillyn Hewson QuotedNews

Lockheed Reports Effects of COVID-19 on Healthcare, Supply Chain; Marillyn Hewson Quoted

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced on Wednesday that it will further the company’s efforts to aid important supply chain businesses that help…