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Stephen Carlton Promoted to iGov Program Mgmt VP

Stephen Carlton, formerly business capture director at iGov, has been promoted to vice president of program management at the Reston, Virginia-based government systems integration services provider. Carlton will oversee the company’s program management office and project portfolio as well as help government clients meet project performance, cost and schedule requirements, …

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Melanie Anderson Joins HII Technical Solutions Business in VP Role; Andy Green Comments

Melanie Anderson, formerly head of human resources at KBRWyle’s engineering business, has joined Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE: HII) technical solutions division as vice president of human resources. Anderson has two decades of HR experience in several companies across aerospace and defense, government services and technology sectors, HII said Tuesday. She came …

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October 31st Market Close: GovConIndex and Major Indices Close October in the Positive

After six days of downward direction, the Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) reversed its direction to close up 0.807 percent to 108.070. The GCI had several stocks close up more than 2 percent, including KBR, Vextrus, Harris Corp., Maximus Inc., and McKesson Corp. Advancing shares outpaced declining 2 to 1. The three …

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October 30th Morning Report: GovCon Index Down For The Week, Stock Market Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed Friday down 1.62 points or 1.47 percent from Monday’s open, settling at 108.162. McKesson Corp. was down 5.52 percent for the day at Friday’s close. The three major indices all advanced Friday with the S&P500 and NASDAQ Composite reaching new highs. The S&P500 closed up 0.81 …

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October 27th Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down as S&P500 and NASDAQ Composite Set New Highs

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) continued to drop for the fifth consecutive day to close at 108.162 off 0.03 percent with the McKesson Corp. down 5.52 percent on the day. Advancing shares outpaced declining 2 to 1. The three major indices all advanced for the day with the S&P500 and NASDAQ Composite …

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Harris Offers New Land Mobile Radios for Public Safety, Utility Sectors

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 24, 2017 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) has unveiled new land mobile radio technologies that will work to support the voice and data communications needs of public safety and utility professionals, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Sunday the converged LMR/LTE single-band XL-185P radio and the XL-185Pi and multi-band XL-200Pi configurations, …

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Launch of 1st Joint Polar Satellite System Set for Nov. 10

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have scheduled the launch of the first Joint Polar Satellite System on Nov. 10 to begin its mission to support weather forecasting operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The space agency said Saturday JPSS-1, which is equipped with instruments …

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Laurie Foglesong Named Peraton Chief HR Officer; Stu Shea Comments

Laurie Foglesong, a 20-year human resources professional, has been appointed chief HR officer at Herndon, Virginia-based communications and technology services contractor Peraton. She previously served as director of HR at Harris (NYSE: HRS), Peraton said Friday. “I can think of no better person to lead Peraton’s human resources strategy – …

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DoD Seeks Proposals for $28B Information Analysis Center Multiple-Award Contract

The Defense Department has asked industry to submit proposals for a potential nine-year, $28 billion contract for research, development, test and evaluation support and R&D-related analytical services. A FedBizOpps notice posted Tuesday says the Defense Technical Information Center’s Information Analysis Center Multiple-Award Contract seeks to consolidate task orders distributed across …

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Harris Gets $260M Order to Build Asia-Pacific Country’s Tactical Comms Network

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has secured a potential $260 million order to build an integrated tactical communications system for an unidentified country in the Asia-Pacific. The company said Monday it will integrate monitoring, planning and routing software as well as vehicular amplifiers and Falcon III radio technology into the customer’s future tactical …

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