Tag Archives: supply chain

James Taiclet: Lockheed’s Accelerated DoD Progress Payments to Suppliers Hit $1.1B

James Taiclet President and CEO Lockheed Martin

James Taiclet, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), said the company has accelerated more than $1.1B in progress payments it has received from the Department of Defense to its suppliers to support the defense industrial base and national security efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read More »

Potomac Officers Club Hosts Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event; RADM John Polowczyk Gives Keynote Address

John Polowczyk

Potomac Officers Club hosted its Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on June 11th, featuring keynote speaker Rear Adm. John Polowczyk, supply chain task force lead for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and an expert panel with federal, academic and industry thought leaders. 

Read More »

GovCon Expert Bill Downer: CMMC’s Lack of Impact on Securing Supply Chains

Bill Downer

In my opinion, CMMC has nothing to do with supply chain management. CMMC is intended to serve as a verification mechanism to ensure appropriate levels of cybersecurity practices and processes are in place to ensure basic cyber hygiene as well as protect controlled unclassified information (CUI) that resides on the department’s industry partners’ networks. 

Read More »

Raquel Bono, Wash. State Director for COVID-19 Health System Response Management, to Serve as Panelist at Potomac Officers Club’s Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on June 11th

Raquel Bono

Retired Navy Vice Adm. Raquel Bono, director of COVID-19 Health System Response Management for the Washington State and three-time Wash100 Award recipient, will serve as a panelist at Potomac Officers Club’s Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on Thursday, June 11th.

Read More »

Dave Kless, DLA Exec Director of Operations, to Serve as Panelist at Potomac Officers Club’s Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on June 11th

Dave Kless

Dave Kless, executive director of operations at the Defense Logistics Agency, will serve as a panelist at Potomac Officers Club’s Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on Thursday, June 11th. 

Read More »

Brian Fitzpatrick, LMI CEO, to Serve as Speaker at Potomac Officers Club’s Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on June 11th

Brian Fitzpatrick

Brian Fitzpatrick, chief executive officer of LMI, will serve as a keynote speaker at Potomac Officers Club’s Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on Thursday, June 11th. 

Read More »

Robert Kolasky: CISA to Incorporate CMMC Aspects Into Supply Chain Guidance

robert-kolasky-cisa-to-incorporate-cmmc-aspects-into-supply-chain-guidance

Robert “Bob” Kolasky, an official at the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, said a CISA task force will issue “supply chain essentials” guidance that integrates aspects of the Department of Defense’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program, Nextgov reported Thursday.

Read More »