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Boeing’s Leanne Caret Talks Women’s Challenges, Opportunities in Defense

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 10, 2018 — Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business, has said she believes the challenges that women professionals encounter in the defense sector are more “aspirational” instead of institutional, as the industry sees a surge in women leaders …

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Report: Lockheed Part of DoD Effort to Get Complete View of Defense Supply Chain

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 23, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is working on a pilot program with the Defense Department and industry partners with the aim to establish a “comprehensive” view of the defense supply chain amid concerns over possible foreign infiltration, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Fifth Domain reported Sunday …

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PwC: Long-Term Commitment, Local Industry Cooperation Key to Int’l Defense Contracts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 3, 2017 — PwC has urged defense contractors to build on long-term relationships with the local military and industrial bases at foreign countries to offset reduced activity in traditional defense markets due to budget constraints, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Randy Starr and Anurag Garg, aerospace and defense industry advisers at …

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NSA Vet Hal Smith Joins Accenture as Intell Practice Managing Director

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Hal Smith, former associate deputy director at the National Security Agency, to managing director of the intelligence practice within the global consulting firm’s federal government subsidiary. Accenture said Monday Smith has held additional intelligence, security and technology roles during his career at other government agencies and commercial businesses. He helped to establish …

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Comtech Board Chair Fred Kornberg Returns to CEO Post, Northrop & Harris Vet Michael Galletti Named COO

Comtech Telecommunications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has undergone a series of executive and organizational changes that include the appointment of Board Chairman Fred Kornberg to the CEO and president roles he served in between 1976 and 2015. Comtech said Thursday former CEO and President Stanton Sloane will leave the company and also resign from his seat on the …

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Sean Bond to Serve as HDT Global President, CEO; Sam Bartlett Comments

Sean Bond, BondNation Advisors founding partner, will join Solon, Ohio-based technology and services provider HDT Global as its new president and CEO. HDT said Thursday Bond brings more than 20 years of experience in domestic and international defense programs from his previous work with Pratt & Whitney, Bell Helicopter, BAE Systems and ISS North …

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Anthony Robbins Joins AT&T as Global Defense Public Sector Solutions VP; Kay Kapoor Comments

Anthony Robbins, formerly federal business vice president at Brocade, has joined AT&T (NYSE: T) as vice president of public sector services for the global defense market within the company’s business solutions unit. Robbins will oversee AT&T’s projects for the Defense Department and other defense organizations worldwide, AT&T said Tuesday. “Anthony’s …

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CTC to Exhibit at Pennsylvania Showcase for Commerce; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 23, 2016 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. will sponsor and exhibit its technology at the 26th Annual Showcase for Commerce in Pennsylvania from May 31 to June 2, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its Air Force Research Laboratory-sponsored hydrogen fuel cell power demonstrator as well as its additive manufacturing …

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CTC’s Ed Sheehan Talks Local Industry Opportunities at Johnstown Area Regional Industries Luncheon

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 13, 2016 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. President and CEO Ed Sheehan Jr. has called for participation in a local industry event in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, during a meeting of the region’s economic development organization, GovCon Executive reported May 6. The Tribute-Democrat reported May 6 that Sheehan previewed the Showcase …

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Exostar Gets Commitment From 4 Defense Contractors for Updated Risk Mgmt Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 22, 2016 — Exostar has said BAE Systems, Boeing (NYSE: BA), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) have committed to deploy its updated risk management service for defense contractors, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The update includes a questionnaire that works to help contractors cover all the security …

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