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Perspecta Begins Trading on NYSE as Independent Firm Under CEO Mac Curtis

Perspecta has begun to trade under the ticker symbol “PRSP” on the New York Stock Exchange after it finalized its separation from DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and subsequent merger with Vencore and KeyPoint Government Solutions. The independent publicly traded combined company has 14,000 employees and $4.2 billion in pro-forma revenues, Perspecta said Friday. …

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CRN: DXC Technology’s Senior Management Team Draws From Both CSC, HPE Services Segment

Executives from Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) and Hewlett Packard Enterprise‘s (NYSE: HPE) enterprise services segment have been named to vice president and director roles at the future merged CSC-HPE ES company that will operate as DXC Technology when it debuts April 3, CRN reported. Michael Novinson writes CSC and HPE tapped Chicago-based executive search firm …

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Kingswood Closes Versar Acquisition, Names New CEO for Project Mgmt Firm

Versar has gone private after the close of its acquisition by an affiliate of investment firm Kingswood Capital Management via a tender offer of $0.15 per outstanding share and a second-step merger. The formerly publicly traded project management company said Tuesday the new capital structure serves to build on its long-term strategic goals. …

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Leidos’ Roger Krone to Talk Innovation, Gov’t Market Trends at Oct. 13 Event

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 3, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) CEO Roger Krone will deliver the keynote address at a Northern Virginia Technology Council event in Tysons Corner, Virginia, on Oct. 13 and discuss the company’s culture geared toward innovation, GovCon Executive reported Sept. 26. NVTC said Sept. 26 Krone, an inductee into …

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DigitalGlobe, MDA Shareholders OK $3.6B Merger Deal

Shareholders at DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and Canada-based MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates have separately approved the deal originally announced in February for MDA to buy the Westminster, Colorado-based Earth imaging services provider in an estimated $3.6 billion transaction. Holders of approximately 93 percent of shares in DigitalGlobe voted to approve the merger and that 81 …

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MDA-DigitalGlobe M&A Deal Focused on Satellite Imagery, Earth Observation Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2017 — The upcoming $3.6 billion acquisition of DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) by MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates is anticipated to boost the latter’s satellite manufacturing business and diversify its satellite services, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday the deal will also work to build on MDA’s …

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CSC, HPE Services Division Unveil Combined IT Services Firm DXC Technology

Computer Sciences Corp. and Hewlett Packard Enterprise‘s (NYSE: HPE) enterprise services division have officially launched DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) to offer a range of information technology services to public and private sector clients. DXC’s management team rang the opening bell Monday on the New York Stock Exchange to mark the first trading day for the company. CSC …

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Jim Reagan, Leidos CFO, Inducted Into 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 30, 2017 — Jim Reagan, chief financial officer of Leidos, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in post-merger synergy. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive Mosaic’s organizational and editorial …

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Roger Krone, CEO of Leidos, Inducted Into 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 27, 2017 — Roger Krone, CEO of Leidos Holdings, has been chosen for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in mergers and integration. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive Mosaic’s organizational and editorial leadership …

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CenturyLink, Level 3 Shareholders OK $34B Merger Deal

Shareholders at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) and Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) have separately approved the deal originally announced in October 2016 for CenturyLink to buy Level 3 for approximately $34 billion in a cash-and-stock transaction. Holders of approximately 81.2 percent of all outstanding shares in Level 3 voted in favor of the merger …

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