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Weekly Roundup October 10 – October 14, 2016: DigitalGlobe Enters M&A Picture, L-3 Buys Again & more

October 10 – October 14, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson We have yet another player in the GovCon M&A scene in the form of the company whose satellites help governments and businesses around the world map every piece of planet …

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DigitalGlobe Inks $140M Deal for IC Geospatial Info Services Provider Radiant Group

Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has agreed to purchase Chantilly, Virginia-based geospatial information services contractor The Radiant Group for $140 million in an effort to diversify revenue and add new offerings and staff to support the U.S. intelligence and special operations community. DigitalGlobe said Tuesday it expects to close the transaction subject to …

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Andy Dougherty to Join Continental Mapping as President

Andy Dougherty, former deputy director of KEYW‘s (Nasdaq: KEYW) survey and exploration systems sector, has been named president of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin-based Continental Mapping Consultants in a move that takes effect Oct. 10. Continental Mapping said Thursday the mapping industry veteran will succeed David Hart, who will transition into a new role as the company’s CEO. …

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Tony Frazier is Wash100 Inductee for Leadership in Geospatial Imagery

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 19, 2015 – Tony Frazier, newly appointed senior vice president for government solutions at DigitalGlobe, has been inducted into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the geospatial imagery services market. The Wash100 is the premier …

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Tony Frazier Appointed Gov’t Solutions SVP at DigitalGlobe

Tony Frazier, formerly senior vice president and general manager of DigitalGlobe‘s (NYSE: DGI) Insight business, has taken on a new role as SVP of government solutions at the geospatial imagery provider, the company has confirmed to GovCon Wire. Frazier, who joined the Longmont, Colo.-based company upon its combination with GeoEye …

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Jeffrey Tarr: DigitalGlobe to Repurchase Shares, Explore M&A

Jeffrey Tarr, CEO of DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), has outlined the company’s strategies to build shareholder value over time following the release of its financial results for the second fiscal quarter. Tarr said Thursday DigitalGlobe is looking into mergers and acquisitions as it executes a $75 million share repurchase plan within the next two years. For the quarter ended June …

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DigitalGlobe Buys Crowdsourcing Firm Tomnod

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has acquired crowdsourcing technology company Tomnod for an undisclosed amount in a move to add Tomnod’s information capture and validation services to its portfolio. DigitalGlobe’s analytics teams will gather data from Tomnod’s crowdsourced earth observation imagery information and aim to provide clients insights from that information,  DigitalGlobe said Monday. …

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GovCon Wire Tracks The Latest Industry Deals, Remakings

The mission of Government Contracting Wire, the long-form name of what readers know as GovCon Wire, is to give readers the latest up-to-the-minute information on business activity of the sector’s largest firms. GovCon Wire keeps readers abreast of the latest mergers and acquisitions in the GovCon space and gives readers …

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DigitalGlobe, GeoEye Complete Merger; Jeffrey Tarr Comments

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and  (NASDAQ: GEOY) have completed their $900 million cash-and-stock merger, DigitalGlobe said Thursday. Both companies announced the transaction in July 2012, saying they are aiming to grow in the commercial and international markets and depend less on the U.S. government for revenue. “I look forward to working closely with …

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Report: DOJ Could Approve DigitalGlobe-GeoEye Merger This Month

The proposed $900 million cash-and-stock merger between DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) is expected to receive regulatory approval later this month, Reuters reports. Andrea Shalal-Esa and Diane Bartz report the U.S. Justice Department could wrap up its review of the transaction by mid-January but could delay action after William …

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