Tag Archives: Defense Sector

Potential Tax, Spending Changes Could Drive M&As in Defense Industry; Baird’s John Song Quoted

John Song Managing Director Baird

Market experts said another wave of mergers and acquisitions in the defense sector might be in the offing driven by possible changes in federal spending and taxes linked to any potential administration change, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday.

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AT Kearney’s Jeff Sorenson: Trump’s Military Expansion Plans Could Drive Defense Sector Growth

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 29, 2016 — Jeff Sorenson, head of A.T. Kearney‘s public sector and defense services segment, has said President-elect Donald Trump’s military expansion plans could spur growth in the defense sector, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Sorenson stated that potential policies under the next administration could help drive shipbuilding and …

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Fitch Forecasts 4-Year Increase in DoD Budget, Defense Spending After Trump Win

Credit rating agency Fitch Ratings expects the Defense Department‘s budget and overall defense spending to increase in the next four years on Donald Trump’s election as president with the cybersecurity environment and U.S. Navy as key potential beneficiaries. Fitch said Wednesday it improved its credit view of the U.S. defense sector on top of its pre-election forecast of …

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FedBid Appoints Jim Spencer as CFO, Basil Gray as Sales & Defense VP

FedBid has appointed Jim Spencer, former chief financial officer of iBiquity Digital Corporation, as CFO and executive vice president while Basil Gray, former Gray Areas president and CEO, was named vice president for sales and defense. The online reverse auction marketplace operator said Monday Spencer will head the company’s financial and accounting operations under his new …

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STG Names Tamera Rush VP of Defense Sector

STG Inc. has named Tamera Rush vice president of its defense sector, the company announced today. Rush will be responsible for managing operations and driving strategic growth in the Aberdeen, Md. region, where she will oversee the provision of IT services to the Army Research Laboratory, Army Test and Evaluation …

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