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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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The Potomac Officers Club Finalizes Speaker List for 2017 Spring Cybersecurity Summit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, MAY 22, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has finalized its speaker and panelist list for the 2017 Spring Cybersecurity Summit. Cybersecurity is one of the foremost concerns of leaders in both the public and private sectors. The rapid advancement of …

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The Potomac Officers Club Adds MG Garrett Yee to Panel for the 2017 Spring Cybersecurity Summit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, MAY 17, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Major General Garrett Yee to the list of Panelists for the 2017 Spring Cybersecurity Summit. Cybersecurity is one of the foremost concerns of leaders in both the public and private sectors. …

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Trump Orders All Federal Agencies to Provide Cyber-Security Plans to NIST Within 90 Days

President Donald Trump signed an executive order designed to strengthen the cybersecurity of the federal government that will require National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to provide a cyber-security process framework that all federal agencies comply with. The White House-released document entitled: “Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: The Omnibus Spending Bill & DoD’s $598.5 Billion Budget

Weekly Roundup May 1 – May 5 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Earlier this week, Congress finally reached an agreement on the contentious fiscal 2017 budget. The $1.16 trillion omnibus spending bill allocates $598.5 billion in discretionary funding to …

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Deloitte Appoints Cynthia Vitters as Federal Govt Practice Managing Director

Cynthia Vitters, former chief risk officer at the Education Department‘s federal student aid risk management office, has joined Deloitte as managing director of the company’s federal government practice. Deloitte said Tuesday that Vitters will work with customer agencies to help them develop, implement and sustain enterprise risk management programs. “Cynthia’s knowledge and …

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CenturyLink Secures FCC Task Order for MTIPS Deployment; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 16, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has secured an $875,000 task order from the Federal Communications Commission to support FCC’s information technology center in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Feb. 9 it will deliver managed trusted internet protocol services in efforts to facilitate internet and external network …

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OMB, IRS Vet Dave Mader Joins Deloitte as Federal Civilian Sector Chief Strategy Officer

Dave Mader, former controller at the Office of Management and Budget, has been named chief strategy officer for the civilian sector of Deloitte‘s federal government practice. Deloitte said Monday Mader will help develop the sector’s strategy, lead efforts to grow shared service offerings and enterprise risk management efforts and work with customer agencies to help them address business challenges. “Dave …

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Adobe, GSA Ink Govt-Wide Data Security Software Procurement Deal

Adobe Systems (Nasdaq: ADBE) and the General Services Administration have entered into an agreement for the company to offer data security and electronic signature software products to the federal government. GSA said Tuesday it seeks to help customer agencies comply with information security and electronic government policy recommendations and laws through the agency’s new enterprise …

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