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Gunnison Buys Federal IT Service Management Firm G2SF; Gil Dussek Quoted

Gil Dussek CEO Gunnison Consulting Group

Gunnison Consulting Group has acquired Global Solutions & Services Frameworks for an undisclosed sum to expand its information technology service management, mobile computing and cybersecurity capabilities in the federal government services market. “This deal aligns with our modernization strategy and we remain focused on improving critical government programs, while driving long-term innovation to meet evolving customer demands," said Gunnison CEO Gil Dussek.

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William Kennard to Become AT&T Board Chairman; Randall Stephenson Quoted

William Kennard Incoming Chairman

AT&T’s board of directors has appointed William Kennard to serve as chairman, effective January 2021, the company announced Friday. Kennard will succeed Randall Stephenson, currently AT&T’s executive chairman of the board, who will retire at the beginning of 2021. “It’s an honor to be selected to serve as chairman of AT&T’s board of directors,” Kennard said.

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Leidos Closes $1B Purchase of L3Harris’ Security Detection, Automation Businesses; Roger Krone Quoted

Roger Krone

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has finalized its acquisition of security detection and automation businesses of L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) for approximately $1B in cash. Jim Moos, president of Leidos’ civil group, will oversee the acquired businesses, which operate with over 1,200 employees combined and provide automated tray return systems, airport screening products and other industrial automation platforms to customers in the government, critical infrastructure, transportation and aviation markets, Leidos said Monday.

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ASGN Completes $85M Blackstone Federal Purchase; ECS’ George Wilson Quoted

ASGN (NYSE: ASGN) has closed its acquisition of Blackstone Technology Group’s federal division for $85M in cash. ASGN said Monday it will integrate Arlington, Va.-based Blackstone Federal into ECS’ enterprise solutions group focused on providing digital platforms to federal civilian clients.

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Carlyle Group, Stellex to Form Naval Ship Repair Company Through Vigor-MHI Merger

The Carlyle Group (Nasdaq: CG) and Stellex Capital Management have agreed to buy Portland, Ore.-based defense and maritime services firm Vigor Industrial and combine it with Stellex-owned MHI Holdings for an undisclosed sum to form a combined ship repair and fabrications services company.

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DigitalGlobe Closes $140M Radiant Group Buy in Geospatial Services Expansion Push

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has wrapped up its purchase of Chantilly, Virginia-based geospatial data services contractor The Radiant Group from investment firm Aston Capital for approximately $140 million cash. DigitalGlobe said Wednesday the acquisition allows the Westminster, Colorado-based satellite imagery provider to strengthen its foothold in the commercial geospatial information services market and to help address the intelligence community’s …

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