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PSS Acquires IT Consulting Firm Eagle Ray; Randy Morgan Quoted

Preferred Systems Solutions has purchased Chantilly, Va.-based information technology management consulting firm Eagle Ray for an undisclosed sum. Babs Doherty, president and CEO of Eagle Ray, will bring to PSS her over three decades’ experience in the national security space as a senior vice president within the newly created Eagle Ray Technologies Group and will report directly to Randy Morgan, PSS president and CEO and a previous Wash100 award recipient, PSS said.

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Dan Muse Joins Preferred Systems Solutions as CFO

Dan Muse, a more than 20-year finance and accounting professional, has been appointed chief financial officer at McLean, Va.-based government services contractor Preferred Systems Solutions. He will directly report to Randy Morgan, president and CEO of PSS, and manage the company’s accounting, finance, contracts and procurement, human resources, treasury, tax, …

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Securitas Closes Buy of Kratos’ Public Safety, Security Division; Eric DeMarco Comments

Securitas Electronic Security has completed its $70 million cash acquisition of the public safety and security business from Kratos Defense and Security Solutions. Eric DeMarco, president and CEO of Kratos, said in a statement released Monday the company aims to focus growth efforts in the unmanned aerial drones, missile defense, training systems, …

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STG Targets June 30 Closing Date for Preferred Systems Solutions Deal

Government information technology services contractor STG Group has pushed back its plan to finalize purchase of Preferred Systems Solutions from the first quarter of 2017 to the end of June. Reston, Virginia-based STG said Tuesday it raised the acquisition price of PSS to $119.8 million and offered to pay $925,000 in advance …

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PSS Subsidiary Secures $75M FBI Contract for Acquisition Services; Scott Goss Comments

A subsidiary of Preferred Systems Solutions has received a potential five-year, $75 million contract from FBI to provide full life-cycle acquisition support across the bureau’s divisions and 56 U.S. field offices. The company said Tuesday its Government Contract Solutions business will deliver acquisition policy, planning, solicitation preparation, source selection and post-award support services through the …

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STG Makes Intell Community Push Through $119M Deal for Preferred Systems Solutions

Reston, Va.-based government technology services contractor STG Group has agreed to acquire software engineering and computing provider Preferred Systems Solutions for $119 million in a push to add new footprints in the intelligence community and other national security agencies. STG said Tuesday it expects to close the transaction by the end of March pending …

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Preferred Systems Solutions Eyes IC Market Expansion Through Synaptic Solutions Purchase; Scott Goss Comments

Preferred Systems Solutions has purchased Reston, Virginia-based software development services provider Synaptic Solutions for an undisclosed sum in a strategy to expand the former’s contract base and business network in the U.S. intelligence and national security communities. Josh Cury and Derrick Henley,  co-founders and owners of Synaptic Solutions, will join …

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Dean McKendrick Joins Preferred Systems Solutions as Nat’l Security Group SVP

Dean McKendrick, formerly a vice president at ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT), took a new role as Preferred Systems Solutions‘ senior vice president for its national security group in December. McKendrick brings more than 35 years of big data analytics and insider threat experience to PSS in an effort to boost its …

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