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GovConWire's Government Contracting News 10/5/2021

CGI Federal Buys Array in Government Market Expansion Push; Stephanie Mango Quoted
M&A Activity

CGI Federal Buys Array in Government Market Expansion Push; Stephanie Mango Quoted

CGI’s (NYSE: GIB) federal arm has closed its acquisition of digital services provider Array for an undisclosed sum as part of efforts to add DevOps and digital modernization capabilities and expand its presence into the U.S. Air Force, Space Command and other strategic markets. “This transaction is consistent with CGI’s ‘Build and Buy’ strategy and
DCSA, SAIC Execs to Participate in GovCon Wire’s DIA IT Modernization Forum
Events

DCSA, SAIC Execs to Participate in GovCon Wire’s DIA IT Modernization Forum

Lew Messing, vice president of programs at Science Applications International Corp., will act as a moderator at GovCon Wire’s Oct. 12 virtual forum about information technology modernization goals at the Defense Intelligence Agency. In his current capacity, Messing supports U.S. intelligence community customers such as the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Defense
Former Raytheon Exec Mitch Stevison Named EVP, Chief Growth Officer of Mercury Systems
Executive Moves

Former Raytheon Exec Mitch Stevison Named EVP, Chief Growth Officer of Mercury Systems

Mitch Stevison, formerly a vice president at Raytheon Technologies‘ (NYSE: RTX) missiles and defense business, has been appointed executive VP and chief growth officer of Mercury Systems (Nasdaq: MRCY). He brings more than 16 years of aerospace and defense industry experience to his new position and will be responsible for driving Mercury’s enterprisewide growth strategy,
John Hart Named Valiant Chief Growth Officer in Series of Exec Moves; Dan Corbett Quoted
Executive Moves

John Hart Named Valiant Chief Growth Officer in Series of Exec Moves; Dan Corbett Quoted

John Hart, a more than 25-year GovCon industry veteran, has been named chief growth officer of Valiant Integrated Services in a string of leadership appointments at the Herndon, Virginia-based government services contractor. Hart previously worked at Peraton as vice president of business and capture for the company’s defense solutions business, Valiant said Monday. Kent Smith,
Comtech Books $125M Contract for Government Cybersecurity Operations Training
Contract Awards

Comtech Books $125M Contract for Government Cybersecurity Operations Training

Comtech Telecommunications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has won a $125 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract renewal from the federal government to continue providing cyber training for joint military servicemen for five more years. The Melville, New York-headquartered communications company said Monday it already received the first delivery order for its Joint Cyber Analysis Course training products under the single-award
Arlington Capital Launches Defense Electronics Company Led by Former L3Harris Exec Paul Russell
M&A Activity

Arlington Capital Launches Defense Electronics Company Led by Former L3Harris Exec Paul Russell

Arlington Capital Partners has launched a defense electronics company after the Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm completed its purchase of two divisions that were formerly part of L3Harris Technologies‘ (NYSE: LHX) aviation systems segment. Arlington acquired the Electron Devices and Narda Microwave-West businesses to create Stellar Systems as a standalone platform and appointed former L3Harris
NetApp Eyes Expanded Cloud Offerings With CloudCheckr Acquisition;  Anthony Lye Quoted
M&A Activity

NetApp Eyes Expanded Cloud Offerings With CloudCheckr Acquisition; Anthony Lye Quoted

NetApp looks to further expand its cloud financial operations portfolio with its acquisition of CloudCheckr, a Rochester, New York-based software company that offers a total visibility cloud management platform to entities seeking to optimize their cloud infrastructure. Upon the completion of the CloudCheckr purchase, the Spot by NetApp portfolio will include cloud resource analytics, cost
Voyager Space Adds Defense Tech Offerings Through VTS Acquisition
M&A Activity

Voyager Space Adds Defense Tech Offerings Through VTS Acquisition

  Voyager Space has acquired Valley Tech Systems in a strategy to add propulsion and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance technology offerings to the space exploration company’s portfolio. Denver-based Voyager said Monday it aims to apply products from the acquired company to support space missions at the Department of Defense and commercial sector. VTS is developing
NDIA Appoints 16 Members to Board; Arnold Punaro to Continue Chairmanship
Executive Moves

NDIA Appoints 16 Members to Board; Arnold Punaro to Continue Chairmanship

The National Defense Industry Association has named 16 new members of its board, which includes executives from technology and service providers to the government sector. Arnold Punaro, CEO of The Punaro Group, will continue to lead the association as its chairman and Michael Bayer, president and CEO of Dumbarton Strategies, will remain in his vice
SAIC, SupplyCore to Continue Support Work at US Military Facilities
Contract Awards

SAIC, SupplyCore to Continue Support Work at US Military Facilities

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and SupplyCore have each received a $90 million bridge contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to continue the companies’ maintenance, repair and operations support at U.S. military facilities. Both contractors will provide MRO supplies to the U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and the Coast Guard, the Department

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