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DynCorp Vet Lou Von Thaer to Succeed Jeff Wadsworth as Battelle President, CEO

Lou Von Thaer, who has been CEO of DynCorp International since July 2015, will join Columbus, Ohio-based nonprofit research and development company Battelle as president and CEO on Oct. 1. He will succeed the retiring Jeff Wadsworth, who will continue to provide assistance during the transition period and perform consulting work …

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July 17th Morning Report: Friday Close – GovConIndex, S&P500, DJIA End The Week at New Highs

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed the week on Friday at a new high while coming close to breaking the 98.00 mark. Advancers outpaced decliners 3 to 1 as the GCI closed at 97.971, up 0.450 percent. The major indices all closed up with the S&P500 and DJIA reaching a new …

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July 14th Market Close: GovConIndex, S&P500, and DJIA Reach New Highs

The markets ended the week in the positive. The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) flirted with breaking 98.00 closing up 0.450 percent to 97.971 reaching new highs with advancers outpacing decliners 3 to 1. The major indices all closed up with the S&P500 and DJIA reaching a new highs.  The S&P500 ended …

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July 13th Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down and Major Indices Close Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed down for the first time in four days. The major indices all closed up with the DJIA reaching a new high of 21,553.09, the S&P500 was up 0.19 percent, while the NASDAQ Composite gained 0.21 percent driven by Technology shares. WTI crude oil closed positive …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: The Benefits of OSINT

Weekly Roundup July 3 – July 7 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Open source intelligence, or OSINT, has existed as a concept for decades, but is enjoying a resurgence in corporate and public interest. The federal government, and the intelligence community in …

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July 6th Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down And Major Indices Close Down

All market indicators were down today. The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed down almost one per cent after three consecutive days of gains. The Index was negative 0.981 per cent closing at 95.395. Twenty-nine of the thirty stocks that make up the Index closed down. All the major indices closed in …

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Leidos’ Jerry Hogge Notes ‘Milestone’ in VA’s Move to Adopt Commercial EHR System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 6, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) Senior Vice President, Defense Health & International Jerry Hogge has lauded the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ move to adopt a commercial electronic health record system that is interoperable with that of the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “The VA secretary’s decision …

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Leidos Board Adds Former DoD Acquisition Chief Frank Kendall; Roger Krone Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 3, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has added Frank Kendall, former undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics at the Defense Department, to the company’s board of directors where he will contribute to corporate management, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Chairman and CEO Roger Krone, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: NDAA, DoD Purchasing Reform & More

Weekly Roundup June 26 – June 30 2017 A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This week we saw the unveiling of the House Armed Services Committee’s $696.5 billion defense authorization bill. The draft, titled 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), was revealed on the 26th and asks for …

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Leidos CEO Roger Krone, Spouse Make Naming Gift for Georgia Tech Engineered Biosystems Building

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 30, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) CEO Roger Krone and his wife Helen have made a naming gift for a building at the Georgia Institute of Technology that houses the university’s biomedicine and bioscience research, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. Georgia Tech said Monday the Roger A. and Helen B. Krone …

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