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Don Davidson, Director of Cyber-SCRM Programs at Synopsys, Announced as Panelist for Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Secure Supply Chain Forum on July 18th

Don Davison, director of Cyber-SCRM Programs at Synopsys, will be featured as a panelist during Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Secure Supply Chain Forum on July 18th. Register now for the forum right here.

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Virginia Chamber of Commerce Recognizes ACT I on “Fantastic 50” List; ACT I CEO Michael Niggel Quoted

Advanced Concepts and Technologies International (ACT 1) announced on Tuesday that the Virginia Chamber of Commerce recognized ACT I as one of the fifty fastest growing companies in Virginia in 2019 with the 24th position on the “Fantastic 50” list.  “It is an honor for ACT I to be recognized …

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ACT I Participates and Sponsors 2019 PSC Annual Conference; Michael Niggel Quoted

Advanced Concepts and Technologies International (ACT I) sponsored and participated in the 2019 PSC Conference at the Greenbriar, West Virginia on April 28th through the 30th, ACT I announced on Thursday. The conference was open to PSC members, industry and government leaders to address the challenges and opportunities facing the …

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Peraton Names Robert Cardillo, Former NGA Director, to its Advisory Board; Stu Shea Quoted

Robert Cardillo, former National-Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) director and four-time Wash100 Award winner, has joined Peraton’s advisory board, Peraton announced on Wednesday. Peraton’s Advisory Board provides advice and counsel to the company on its strategic direction. Cardillo served as the sixth director of the NGA in 2014 and led the agency …

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ACT-IAC Names David M. Wennergren CEO

The American Council for Technology – Industry Advisory Council announced on Thursday that David M. Wennergren has been named chief executive officer, effective May 13th. Ellen Glover, former IAC Chair, led a search committee to recommend the best candidate for the position. Wennergren was selected from a large pool of …

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Potomac Officers Club Hosts 2019 Data Management Forum, Michael Conlin, Chief Data Officer for the Defense Department, Gives Keynote Address

On Wednesday, April 10th, GovCon leaders from public and private sectors gathered at the 2941 Restaurant in Falls Church, Va. for Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Data Management Forum. The forum featured a panel discussion about augmented data management, and Michael Conlin, chief data officer for the U.S. Department of Defense, …

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Randy Morgan Appointed CEO of Preferred Systems Solutions

Preferred Systems Solutions (PSS), a portfolio company of CM Equity Partners, announced on Wednesday that Randy Morgan has been appointed as CEO and a member of the PSS Board of Directors. Jim Ballard, current CEO and member of the board, is transitioning to chairman of the board. Morgan will be …

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DoD: China to Add More Overseas Bases

China is expanding its access to foreign ports so as to sustain deployments in the Mediterranean Sea, and the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, according to a U.S. Department of Defense report. China is seeking “to regularize and sustain deployments in the ‘far seas'” and “project and sustain military power at …

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Report: Pentagon, Lockheed Close $4.7B Deal for Lot 8 F-35 Jets

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Defense Department have closed on a $4.7 billion contract for the eighth lot of low-rate initial production F-35 fighters, DoD Buzz reported Friday. Kris Osborn writes Lockheed will build 29 F-35s for the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps and another 14 …

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Report: DoD, Lockheed Forge $4B Deal on 8th F-35 Production Batch

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Defense Department have struck a $4 billion agreement for the company to build 43 additional F-35 jets, Reuters reported Thursday. Andrea Shalal writes the agreement for the F-35 program’s eighth batch seeks to lower the fighter’s cost by as much as 3 percent …

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