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Leidos to Buy Gibbs & Cox for $380M in Maritime Market Expansion Push; Roger Krone Quoted

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has agreed to acquire engineering and design firm Gibbs & Cox in a cash transaction worth $380 million as part of efforts to further expand into the maritime market and add engineering talent to its team. Leidos said Tuesday it expects the deal to be completed in …

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Roger Krone Becomes Eight Time Wash100 Winner; Serco to Buy WBB for $295M; Verizon Vet John West Joins Leidos; Mark Gerencser, Gen. Joseph Votel of BENS Discuss National Security Crisis; Glen Ives Joins Castellum

Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic

THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR STORIES View Weekly Contract Awards Holicity, Astra Enter Into Merger Agreement; Chris Kemp Quoted Astra has agreed to merge with Holicity in a deal that would also transform the small satellite launch services provider into a publicly traded company. Alameda, California-based Astra said the …

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Roger Krone: Leidos Eyes ‘Complementary Acquisitions’ to Continue Growth Push

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and 2021 Wash100 awardee, said the company wants to continue pursuing mergers and acquisitions amid the consolidation and competition for big information technology contracts within the federal market, the Washington Business Journal reported Friday. “For us, now is not a time …

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Roger Krone, Chairman & CEO of Leidos, Named to 2021 Wash100 for Winning Billion-Dollar Contracts; Implementing Major Acquisitions

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Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce that Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos, has been recognized with the 2021 Wash100 Award for his pursuit of major acquisitions and competitive contracts that have driven company growth and cemented Leidos’ position as a leader in the federal sector. This marks Krone’s eighth consecutive Wash100 Award. 

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Executive Mosaic Announces 2021 Wash100 Award Recipients; CEO Jim Garrettson Quoted

2021 Wash100 Award

Executive Mosaic, the leading provider in connecting, promoting and branding government and government contracting (GovCon) executives of consequence, will proudly present the 2021 Wash100 Award, the most prestigious and prominent award in all of GovCon, to the 100 distinguished executives who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, innovation, reliability, achievement and vision. 

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Leidos Closes 1901 Group Buy; Roger Krone, Gerry Fasano Quoted

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) closed its $215M cash acquisition of 1901 Group, a provider of managed information technology and cloud platforms in public and private sectors, a month after it announced the transaction. Leidos said Thursday it will operate 1901 Group as a wholly owned subsidiary and integrate the latter’s nearly …

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Leidos’ Roger Krone Reelected PSC Board Chair; David Berteau Quoted

Roger Krone Chairman and CEO Leidos

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has been reelected as chair of the board of directors at the Professional Services Council. “I look forward to serving in the chair capacity in 2021, working with other member companies to expand and strengthen our collective ability to reach decision makers, shape responses to ongoing challenges, and increase engagement with government agencies and other stakeholders," said Krone, a seven-time Wash100 winner.

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Kathy Warden Named AIA Board Chair, Mike Petters to Serve as Vice Chair

Kathy Warden CEO Northrop Grumman

Kathy Warden – chairman, CEO and president of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and a 2020 Wash100 winner -- has been appointed to succeed Kelly Ortberg as chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association's board of governors. AIA named Mike Petters, president and CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and a previous Wash100 awardee, as vice chairman.

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Katie Arrington Talks Possible CMMC Changes; CISA Director Christopher Krebs on Cyber Collaboration; White House Drops OPM-GSA Merger Plan; Sandeep Kalra Becomes Persistent Systems CEO; Roger Krone on Leidos Third Quarter Results

Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic

THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR STORIES View Weekly Contract Awards Sandeep Kalra Promoted to Persistent Systems CEO Persistent Systems has promoted Sandeep Kalra, an experienced leader in the software services industry, as CEO to lead the company’s strategic growth and services, the company announced Monday. “We are looking forward to the next …

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