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L2 Defense Buys ATEC to Grow Emergency Mgmt Simulation, Training Portfolio

L2 Defense has purchased Advanced Technical and Educational Consultants for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand emergency management simulation and training offerings for clients in the defense, first responder and national security markets. L2 Defense President Sam Lennon said in a statement published Thursday the transaction will combine …

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U.S. Digital Service Details Progress on 10 Federal Cyber Modernization Projects

The U.S. Digital Service released its first report to Congress under the Trump administration, detailing its progress on 10 projects to modernize digital functionality within Federal departments. Projects include the General Services Administration’s common identity project login.gov, modernizing the Small Business Administration’s certify site, simplifying the Department of Veterans Affairs’s Vets.gov, sponsoring …

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Huntington Ingalls’ SN3 to Provide Tech Business Mentorship to Synergy Solutions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 8, 2016 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) subsidiary SN3 will mentor Synergy Solutions on general and technical business points, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Huntington Ingalls said Thursday the collaboration is under the Small Business Administration’s mentor-protege program and aims to help Synergy develop new services and augment capabilities to …

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Orbital ATK Selected for Tibbetts Small Business Research Award by SBA

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has selected Orbital ATK to receive the Tibbetts Small Business Research Award. The award recognizes Orbital ATK’s work on the Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM), a supersonic, air-launched tactical missile system, upgrading legacy AGM-88 HARM systems with advanced sensors and algorithms. Mike Kahn, president of …

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Marc Arendt Joins Sevatec as BD, Cyber Services Senior Director; Burke Cox Comments

Marc Arendt, formerly director of business development for cybersecurity at Blue Canopy Group, has joined Sevatec as senior director of business development and cyber services. Arendt helped Blue Canopy Group manage its cybersecurity consulting practice at the Treasury Department, Small Business Administration, Consumer Financial Protection Board and the Internal Revenue Service, Sevatec …

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SBA Launches Contest to Identify Incubation Grant Recipients; Maria Contreras-Sweet, Javier Saade Comment

The Small Business Administration has kicked off a competition in San Francisco to identify applicants for an incubation program for emerging companies, the Washington Post reported Tuesday. J.D. Harrison writes that SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet wants to bring the Silicon Valley model to underserved markets throughout the U.S. with up …

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Jody Tedesco, Andrew Gallegos Appointed to Leadership Roles at Chenega’s New IT Arm

Chenega Corp., the Alaska native corporation that is the parent company of technology services contractor NJVC, has established a new business unit that will contain both NJVC and a newly-formed subsidiary pursuing a certification with the Small Business Administration. NJVC President Jody Tedesco has been appointed leader of the information technology …

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Jonathan Carver, Former SBA CFO, Joins Summit as Financial Services Director

Jonathan Carver, formerly chief financial officer and associate administrator for performance management at the Small Business Administration, has joined analytics-advisory firm Summit LLC as financial services director. Carver will work with Summit’s financial services team to help federal and state agencies, philanthropies and financial intermediaries manage capital deployment programs, Summit said Tuesday. …

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OPM and SBA Pick Up New CIOs in Donna Seymour and Renee Macklin

Renee Macklin has been named the new chief information officer of the Small Business Administration, Federal News Radio reports. Macklin joins SBA from the Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration. Jason Miller writes that her predecessor Chase Garwood will return to the Department of Homeland Security as part of the Science and Technology …

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