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Cybersecurity Sales Vet Sean Foster Named IronNet Chief Revenue Officer

Sean Foster, former chief revenue officer at Forcepoint, has been appointed to the same position at IronNet Cybersecurity. IronNet said Wednesday Foster aims to drive IronNet’s sales, marketing, business development, customer management efforts intended to help customers adopt network threat detection platforms. He will report to co-CEOs William Welch and Keith Alexander. Foster previously …

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SAIC, NGA to Hold Competition for Mobile Apps Designed to Support DoD

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 20, 2019 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will collaborate with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to administer a competition for the development of mobile applications designed to address a need of the Department of Defense, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program portal stated that the annual IGAPP …

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ECS to Support NOAA National Ocean Service R&D Efforts; George Wilson Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 20, 2019 — ECS will manage a team of scientists, consultants and engineers who will conduct oceanographic research and development for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as part of the company’s work under a potential $3B multi-award contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 13. The company said Feb. 12 …

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Emma Rich Joins Hexagon US Federal in SVP Role; Tammer Olibah Quoted

Emma Rich, formerly an executive at CACI International (NYSE: CACI), has joined Hexagon US Federal as senior vice president of safety and infrastructure business unit. She will oversee efforts to broaden Hexagon’s presence in federal public safety and lifecycle markets as part of the senior leadership team, the company said …

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BAE Receives $575M in Army Contract Modifications to Build Armored Vehicles

BAE Systems has secured two contract modifications worth potentially $575M combined to begin low-rate initial production of Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicles for the U.S. Army. The company said Monday it will manufacture AMPV general purpose, medical evacuation, command and control, medical treatment and mortar carrier variants under the new pair of awards. “Moving …

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Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents David Young His Second Consecutive Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented David Young, senior vice president of strategic government at CenturyLink, with his second consecutive 2019 Wash100 Award on Friday.  The Wash100 award, in its sixth annual year, recognizes the most influential and impactful executives in the GovCon industry, as selected by …

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GTY Buys Six Tech Firms to Create Public Sector-Focused Software Company

GTY Technology Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: GTYH), a special purpose acquisition company founded by former Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and EMC executives, has wrapped up its purchase of six technology companies in a push to expand presence in the public sector market. The deals resulted in the formation of a new software …

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ULA to Help Launch Three Nat’l Security Space Missions Under $442M USAF Contract

United Launch Alliance, the joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has won a potential $441.7M contract to help the U.S. Air Force send three national security satellites into space with the Atlas V rocket. The contracting division at the Space and Missile Systems Center’s launch systems enterprise directorate …

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SpaceX Wins Potential $297M Contract for USAF, NRO Satellite Launch Services

SpaceX has won a potential $297M contract to send U.S. Air Force and National Reconnaissance Office satellites into orbit during the government’s 2021 fiscal year. The firm-fixed-price contract covers launch services and the production of associated vehicles to support the AFSPC-44 mission as well as the NROL-87 and NROL-85 missions, …

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Three Companies Secure NOAA Ocean Research Vessel Design Contracts

The U.S. Navy’s Naval Sea Systems Command has selected three companies to create preliminary designs of a vessel for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to survey and collect data from shallow coastal areas, continental shelves and oceans across the globe. NAVSEA announced the award of Phase I contracts under the Auxiliary General Purpose …

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