Tag Archives: Homeland Security

IBM, George Washington University Partner on Cyber & Homeland Security Task Forces

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2016 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Center for the Business of Government has partnered with George Washington University’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security to set up four task forces that work to support relevant policy research and analysis efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. John Lainhart and Christopher …

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Karthik Srinivasan Joins IBA as Federal IT Services SVP; Mary Dowdall Comments

Karthik Srinivasan, formerly the capture and business development director at ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT), has joined Irving Burton Associates as senior vice president of federal information technology services. Srinivasan will be responsible for IBA’s operations, business development, capture, proposals and marketing initiatives in coordination with the contracting, pricing and recruiting …

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State Dept Clears Spain’s $243M General Atomics Reaper UAV Purchase

The State Department has approved Spain’s request to purchase four General Atomics-built Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles and associated equipment from the U.S. under a $243 million foreign military sale. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Tuesday the order also includes 20 positioning and guidance units, two mobile ground control stations, five Multi-Spectral Targeting Systems and five Lynx …

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Michael Dougherty Named New SIBA CEO

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 23, 2015 — The Secure Identity & Biometrics Association has named Michael Dougherty as its new chief executive to succeed founder Janice Kephart, who will stay on as a member of the board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. Dougherty brings into the role his experience as …

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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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George Pedersen: ManTech Eyes Cyber, Homeland Security Markets With KCG Acquisition

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has acquired Reston,  Virginia-based cybersecurity advisory contractor Knowledge Consulting Group for an unspecified amount. ManTech said Tuesday the acquisition will add approximately 200 cybersecurity professionals to the company’s mission, cyber and intelligence solutions group under the leadership of Bill Varner. “[The] acquisition of KCG fits with our strategy of …

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Acquisition Company GDEF to Buy STG in $165M Cash-Stock Deal

Acquisition company Global Defense & National Security Systems (NASDAQ: GDEF) has agreed to purchase Reston, Va.-based government contractor STG for approximately $165.5 million in cash and stock,  GDEF said Wednesday. GDEF expects to close the $10.55-per-share transaction in the third quarter of the company’s 2015 fiscal year and the deal is subject to the approval of its shareholders. The company’s fiscal …

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SRA Closes Qbase Gov’t Services Asset Buy

SRA International has closed its purchase of a portion of Qbase‘s government services business for an undisclosed amount in a deal that sees more than 230 Qbase staffers join SRA. SRA announced the completion of the deal Thursday and said the acquisition is part of its push to grow in the healthcare, homeland security …

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Marilyn Crouther Selected to Wash100 List for Tech Leadership

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 17, 2015 – Marilyn Crouther, U.S. public sector chief at HP Enterprise Services, has been named into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for the second straight year for her leadership role in the technology sector. The Wash100 is the premier …

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SAIC Sector President Nazzic Keene Makes Wash100 for Leadership in Homeland Security

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 9, 2015 – Nazzic Keene, who heads Science Applications International Corp.’s global markets and missions business, has been listed among this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for her leadership in the homeland security sector. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and …

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