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Wade Warren Named Intl Devt Chief Strategy Officer at Deloitte Federal Practice

Wade Warren, formerly acting deputy administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, has been appointed chief strategy officer for international development organizations at Deloitte Consulting‘s federal practice. He will oversee the company’s portfolio of professional service offerings intended for U.S. foreign assistance and international development programs, Deloitte said Thursday. …

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Wittenberg Weiner Consulting Wins Potential $200M SOCOM Training Support Contract

Wittenberg Weiner Consulting has won a potential five-year, $200 million contract to help U.S. Special Operations Command implement joint collective training and exercises. USSOCOM received 10 proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive 8(a) set-aside acquisition process, the Defense Department said Thursday. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds worth $25 million will cover …

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John Heller: PAE Buys Macfadden in Humanitarian, Disaster Response Expansion Push

PAE has purchased Silver Spring, Maryland-based disaster response services provider Macfadden & Associates for an undisclosed sum. “Macfadden will expand PAE’s customer reach, building upon the relationship PAE established with [the U.S. Agency for International Development] when PAE supported their response to the Ebola outbreak in 2015,” PAE CEO John …

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Report: PwC Mulls Sale of Govt Consulting Practice

PwC is considering selling the financial auditing and consulting firm’s government consulting practice that could be valued at approximately $500 million, Reuters reported Saturday. Sources told Reuters PwC expects the planned transaction to help the company pursue growth opportunities in providing auditing services to government agency clients and has tapped …

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CGI to Help USAID Transition to Hybrid Cloud Under $68M Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 4, 2017 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will provide enterprise data center and disaster recovery support to the U.S. Agency for International Development‘s office of the chief information officer under a potential $68.2 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its Unify360 technology will work to …

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Inmarsat to Provide Satcom Connectivity for USAID’s Fishing Monitoring Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 30, 2017 — Inmarsat will collaborate with the U.S. Agency for International Development to drive the adoption of sustainable fishing practices in Southeast Asia and support maritime communications for port and vessel monitoring activities, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Friday it will provide its Fleet One and IsatData Pro satellite communications platforms …

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AECOM, IBM Help Develop Local Gov’t Disaster Resilience Scorecard for UN

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2017 — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have partnered to develop a scorecard for the United Nations that works to guide local governments in efforts to drive resilience and preparedness against natural disasters, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. IBM said Tuesday the team built the Disaster …

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PAE to Extend Operations, Maintenance Support at US Embassy in Kabul Under $71M Contract

PAE has secured a potential five-year, $71 million contract from the State Department‘s Bureau of Overseas Building Operations to provide continued support to the American Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. The company said Wednesday that it will continue to help the State Department run and maintain the AEK facility as well as designated U.S. …

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Kelley DeConciliis Joins Comprehensive Health Services as International Devt VP

Kelley DeConciliis, former vice president of federal systems at Remote Medical International, has joined Comprehensive Health Services as VP of international development at the Cape Canaveral, Florida-based medical services contractor. Comprehensive Health Services said Sunday DeConciliis will report to Doug Magee, senior VP of business development, and oversee the company’s global business development efforts …

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Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017: More Clues to Defense’s 2017 Market Picture & more

Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This first full week back to work for us after the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season also happens to represent the last one before President-elect …

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