Tag Archives: supply chain

CNBC: Biden Plans Executive Order for Semiconductor, Rare Earth Metal Supply Chain Review

The White House is working on an executive order that will direct a two-phase review of U.S. supply chains and domestic manufacturing to be led by members of President Joe Biden’s national security and economic teams, CNBC reported Thursday. The review will look into the “resiliency and capacity of the …

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Two Nonprofits Create New Consortium to Support US Defense Electronics Base

Advanced Technology International and the U.S. Partnership for Assured Electronics have established a consortium as both nonprofit organizations aim to drive domestic production of electronic systems for defense use. ATI said Thursday the Defense Electronics Consortium will support a research and development effort focused on lead-free electronics manufacturing as part …

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DNI Avril Haines Receives Her First Wash100 Award; Jim Garrettson Quoted

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Avril Haines, the recently confirmed director of national intelligence (DNI), with her first Wash100 Award for driving forward new strategies and priorities that support the national defense and security of our nation as well as the development of emerging capabilities across the intelligence community.  …

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Cypress Appoints VP of DOD/Federal Logistics, Supply Chain & Energy; David Halverson Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 21, 2021 — Cypress International has appointed Guy Beougher, a four-decade Department of Defense veteran and retired U.S. Army colonel, as its vice president for DOD/federal logistics, supply chain and energy, effective Feb. 15., ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. David Halverson, chairman and CEO of Cypress International, said …

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DHS Unveils Strategic Approach to Safeguard Critical Infrastructure, Supply Chain From Chinese Threats

The Department of Homeland Security has created a strategy outlining its measures to address threats Chinese activity poses to the U.S.’ immigration, critical infrastructure and cybersecurity, trade and maritime defense operations. DHS said Wednesday its Strategic Action Plan applies input from the department’s China Working Group and the department intends …

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GovCon Expert Chuck Brooks: Better Cybersecurity on 2021 Urgent Wish List for U.S. Government

GovCon Expert Chuck Brooks

GovCon Expert Chuck Brooks has published his latest article as a member of Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Expert program on Tuesday. In his latest piece, Chuck Brooks discussed the most recent cyber breaches that have impacted federal agencies and the dire need to prevent future breaches and potential consequences of not prioritizing cybersecurity in 2021.

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Executive Mosaic Opens Nominations for 2021 Wash100 Award

2021 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, the leading provider in connecting, promoting and branding government and government contracting (GovCon) executives of consequence, announced today that qualifying nominations are now being accepted for the upcoming 2021 Wash100 Award selection. Visit Wash100.com to submit your nominations and learn more about the prestigious history of the Wash100 Award and the most recent class of winners from 2020. 

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Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum to Address Upcoming Certification Requirements; Featuring Katie Arrington as Keynote Speaker

Katie Arrington CISO DoD Acquisition Office

Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum will feature Katie Arrington, Chief Information Security Officer at the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, as a keynote speaker. She will analyze the meaning of “process maturity” and the concept of “evidence” of maturity. To register for Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page

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