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Former Air Force CIO William Bender Joins Leidos in SVP Role; Gerry Fasano Comments

William Bender, formerly chief information officer of the U.S. Air Force, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as senior vice president for strategic accounts and government relations. The retired Air Force lieutenant general will aim to help strengthen Leidos’ customer relationships and drive organic growth strategies in his new position, the company …

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Diane Rinaldo Appointed as SAP Director of US Gov’t Relations

SAP (NYSE:SAP) has appointed Diane Rinaldo, a former staff of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, as the company’s new director of U.S. government relations. Rinaldo, who brings experience in cybersecurity and privacy policy from her work in the U.S. Congress, will be responsible for data protection and other data policy matters for …

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Northrop Appoints Bruce Walker VP for Homeland Security, Civil, Regulatory & Intl Affairs

Bruce Walker, an information technology executive who has worked on Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) homeland security programs, will assume the role of vice president for homeland security, civil, regulatory and international affairs. The company said Friday Walker will report to Sid Ashworth, corporate vice president for government relations. “Bruce will be responsible …

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Wash Biz Journal: Ed Fortunato to Lead Gov’t Relations for ‘Orbital ATK’

Ed Fortunato, a former Honeywell (NYSE: HON) government relations executive, has joined ATK (NYSE: ATK) as senior vice president for government relations and will initially report to ATK CEO Mark DeYoung, the Washington Business Journal reported Tuesday. Jill Aitoro reports that Fortunato will transition to the future Orbital ATK company, report to CEO David …

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Richard McFarland Promoted to Gov’t Relations SVP at Parsons; Chuck Harrington Comments

Richard McFarland has been promoted from vice president to senior vice president of government relations at Parsons‘ government services segment,  where he will be responsible for national security and other federal programs. “He has made a tremendous impact on the corporation since joining us in 2010, building on our relationships on …

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Steven Cortese Named DRS Washington Operations EVP; William Lynn Comments

Steven Cortese, a senior vice president at ATK (NYSE: ATK), has joined DRS Technologies as executive vice president for Washington operations. Cortese will serve as senior manager of the company’s relationships with U.S. Defense Department and federal agency customers, international customers and with defense industry business leaders, DRS said Friday. …

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Steven Cortese to Depart ATK May 1; Mark DeYoung Comments

Steven Cortese, senior vice president for government relations and corporate communications at ATK (NYSE: ATK) since 2011, will leave the aerospace and defense company May 1. The 20-year legislative affairs veteran is pursuing a new career opportunity after seven years at ATK, the company said Tuesday. He serves as the …

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Frank Ruggiero Named BAE US Govt Relations Lead; Linda Hudson Comments

Frank Ruggiero, a former vice president of international government relations at BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary, has been appointed VP of federal government relations. The appointment took effect April 15 and Ruggiero succeeded Erin Moseley, who was promoted to president of the support solutions division in February, the company said Monday. …

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Northrop Names Ret. Vice Adm. Stephen Stanley Cyber, C4 VP; Sid Ashworth Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed retired Navy Vice Adm. Stephen Stanley vice president of cybersecurity and C4 (command, control, communications and computers). The company said the appointment is effective immediately and he will report to Sid Ashworth, corporate VP of government relations. Stanley, a 37-year Navy veteran, will lead …

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Northrop Names Raytheon Vet Kathryn Simpson VP, Deputy Gen. Counsel; Sheila Cheston Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Kathryn Simpson vice president and deputy general counsel, the company announced Monday. Effective on that date, she will lead teams in the international, environmental, intellectual property, labor and employment, pension and benefits, government contracts and government relations areas within the law department. Simpson will …

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