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Booz Allen VP Dan Tucker Recommends Data-Driven Approaches to Help Advance Federal Missions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 4, 2019 — Dan Tucker, vice president in charge of Booz Allen Hamilton‘s (NYSE: BAH) digital platform capability team, offered recommendations for government agencies to improve management of information and address objectives of the Federal Data Strategy Action Plan, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 21.

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Paul O’Neill Selected as Gerald R. Ford Distinguished Public Service Medal Recipient

Paul O’Neill, who served as the 72nd secretary of the Treasury Department, has been chosen to receive the 2019 Gerald R. Ford Medal for Distinguished Public Service. Mike Ford, chairman of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation, and Carla Hills, foundation trustee, will present the award to O’Neill at the …

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White House Launches ‘American AI Initiative’ Through Executive Order

President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order to launch a new program that will direct federal resources toward the development of artificial intelligence in order to build up economic and national security and improve the quality of life of citizens. The American AI Initiative has five key principles …

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Salesforce’s Dave Rey Pushes Customer Experience, ‘SaaS First’ for Federal Cloud Strategy Update

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 27, 2018 — Dave Rey, executive vice president of Salesforce‘s (NYSE: CRM) public sector business in North America, has urged the government to include customer experience among the goals in its planned update to the federal cloud computing policy, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 30. Rey, a two-time …

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HighPoint’s Cal Shintani: OMB Guidance Update to Help Feds Surpass Private-Sector Customer Experience

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 13, 2018 — Cal Shintani, chief growth officer at HighPoint Global, has said federal agencies should develop a roadmap based on the Office of Management and Budget‘s Circular A-11 as they work to tailor and enhance customer experience, ExecutiveBiz reported July 30. Shintani wrote that Section 280 …

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ACT I Sponsors PSC-Hosted Federal Acquisition Conference; Michael Niggel Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 8, 2018 — Advanced Concepts and Technologies International has sponsored the Professional Services Council’s recent Federal Acquisition Conference that highlighted acquisition trends in government that affect the industry, ExecutiveBiz reported July 26. ACT I CEO Michael Niggel introduced keynote speaker Lesley Field, acting administrator at the Office …

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Dovel Technologies to Update Federal Grants Mgmt System Under $377M Contract

Dovel Technologies has won a potential five-year, $377 million contract to update and manage a grants management services platform that multiple federal agencies use. The company said Tuesday it will provide technology and programming support for the GrantSolutions Center of Excellence, which handles over $80 billion in grant awards for programs across the departments …

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GSA Issues Presolicitation for $2.5B Payroll, Leave Mgmt SaaS Procurement Program

The General Services Administration plans to launch a potential $2.5 billion competition to update the government payroll and work schedule and leave management systems. A FedBizOpps presolicitation notice posted Thursday says GSA considers awarding one or two blanket purchase agreements with a performance period of between 10 and 13 years under …

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Bernie Guerry Promoted to General Dynamics IT Segment COO; Amy Gilliland Comments

Bernie Guerry, an 11-year veteran of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been promoted to chief operating officer of the Falls Church, Virginia-based defense contractor’s information technology division. He will directly report to Amy Gilliland, president of General Dynamics Information Technology, and continue to serve as senior vice president and general …

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Trump’s Budget Proposal Adds Half Trillion to Defense Spending, to Balance in 10 Years

The Trump administration revealed its budget Tuesday, which would add almost half a trillion dollars to defense spending while cutting $1.5 trillion from nondefense spending and $1.4 trillion in Medicaid over the course of a decade. Trump’s plan, titled “A New Foundation for American Greatness,” leaves Medicare and the retirement portion of  Social …

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