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Former USAF Chief of Staff David Goldfein Joins Investment Firm Blackstone

David Goldfein, former chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force and two-time Wash100 Award recipient, has been named a senior adviser at New York-based investment company Blackstone (NYSE: BX). Goldfein retired from the Air Force in October with the rank of general after 37 years of service and will …

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Former NAVSEA Commander Thomas Moore Named HII Nuclear Operations VP; Andy Green Quoted

Thomas Moore, a 39-year U.S. Navy veteran and former head of Naval Sea Systems Command, has joined Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) nuclear and environmental services business as vice president of nuclear operations. The retired Navy vice admiral will oversee nuclear programs for the Department of Energy portfolio within HII’s …

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Former Jacobs Exec Kent Wilcher Joins LinQuest as SVP, Chief Growth Officer

Kent Wilcher, former vice president of growth and sales at Jacobs (NYSE: J), has been named senior vice president and chief growth officer at Los Angeles-based space systems technology provider LinQuest. LinQuest said Tuesday Wilcher will lead the integration of growth initiatives, align its sales pipeline with corporate strategy, oversee …

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Sehlke Consulting Elevates 30 Employees to Executive, Leadership Roles; Chad Sehlke Quoted

Sehlke Consulting, an Arlington, Virginia-based management consulting and professional services firm, has promoted 30 employees in line with its leadership initiatives like the Sehlke Mentorship Program. The company said Monday selected employees elevated to executive leadership positions as well as director, partner, lead manager and consultant roles. Chad Sehlke, founder …

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US Foreign Service Vet William Burns Nominated to Lead CIA

President-elect Joe Biden has nominated William Burns, a 33-year U.S. Foreign Service veteran and current president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, to be the CIA’s next director. Burns was deputy secretary at the State Department prior to his retirement in 2014 and recognized with three Presidential Distinguished Service …

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Former IBM Federal Exec Andras Szakal Named VP, CTO of The Open Group

Andras Szakal, formerly an executive at IBM (NYSE: IBM) and a more than three-decade industry veteran, has been appointed vice president and chief technology officer of The Open Group. He will lead the consortium’s technical strategy and strategic vision for evolving standards in his new role, The Open Group said …

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Cybersecurity Vet Robert Carey Joins Cloudera to Lead Government-Focused Business

Cloudera (NYSE: CLDR) has appointed Robert Carey, a public sector cybersecurity veteran, as president of the company’s government solutions business and a vice president within its public sector unit, G2Xchange FedCiv reported Thursday. Carey brings more than three decades of federal work experience to the Palo Alto-based enterprise data management …

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Cybersecurity Vet Robert Carey Joins Cloudera to Lead Government-Focused Business

Cloudera (NYSE: CLDR) has appointed Robert Carey, a public sector cybersecurity veteran, as president of the company’s government solutions business and a vice president within its public sector unit, G2Xchange FedCiv reported Thursday. Carey brings more than three decades of federal work experience to the Palo Alto-based enterprise data management …

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Fluor to Perform Operations in Three Business Segments

Fluor (NYSE: FLR) has announced a new organizational structure that will see the company operating in three business segments – mission solutions, energy solutions and urban solutions – starting in the first quarter of the year. Tom D’Agostino, a previous Wash100 awardee, will serve as group president of Fluor’s mission …

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Report: Biden to Name NSA Vet Anne Neuberger to New Cyber Role on National Security Council

President-elect Joe Biden plans to appoint Anne Neuberger, director of cybersecurity at the National Security Agency and a previous Wash100 awardee, as deputy national security adviser for cybersecurity within the National Security Council, Politico reported Wednesday. In this newly created position on NSC, Neuberger will oversee the coordination of cybersecurity …

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