Posts from GovConWire for 02/13/2017

Peter Smith, American Systems CEO, Named to 2017 Wash100 for Test & Evaluation Market Leadership

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Peter Smith, president and CEO of American Systems, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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Jill Singer, AT&T National Security VP, Chosen to 2017 Wash100 for Federal Telecom Leadership

Executive Mosaic is pleased to recognize Jill Singer, vice president of national security at AT&T‘s global public sector solutions unit, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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Bill Grabner Appointed Federal Sales Regional VP at Broadsoft

Bill Grabner, a 19-year business development veteran and former BD senior vice president at Phacil, has joined communication software and service provider Broadsoft as regional VP for federal sales, Broadsoft has confirmed to GovCon Wire…
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Executive Mosaic Announces Commercial Division for ArchIntel™ Daily Customized Intelligence Briefing

Tysons Corner, VA, Feb. 10, 2017 – Executive Mosaic has announced the creation of a Commercial Division for its ArchIntel™ Daily Customized Intelligence Briefing product (www.archintel.com). For the past 12 years, Executive Mosaic has focused almost exclusively on federal government contracting companies and the sector itself…
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TWD and Associates to Extend Navy Mission Command System Support

The U.S. Navy has awarded TWD and Associates a potential $24.3 million contract to extend the company’s operations, maintenance and life cycle support to software and applications for mission command networks, systems and operations…
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Israel’s Defense Contractors Have Pulled In $1.03B in F-35 Contracts Since 2010

Israel’s defense ministry has said defense contractors have earned $1.033 billion in deals related to the Lockheed Martin-built F-35 aircraft since 2010, the Times of Israel reported Sunday. Judah Ari Gross writes Lockheed and Israel-based defense firms inked approximately $258 million in fighter jet-linked contracts in 2016, up 33 percent from previous years…
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NIST, GSA Launch Nationwide Cybersecurity Survey

The General Services Administration and National Institute of Standards and Technology  have partnered to examine the cybersecurity practices of various organizations throughout the U.S. through a nationwide survey…
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Sen. John McCain: Full-Year CR More Likely If Trump’s Budget Deal Lacks Enough Domestic Spending

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Arizona) has said Congress might resort to a full-year continuing resolution if President Donald Trump fails to make a budget deal that contains enough funds for domestic spending, Defense News reported Sunday…
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Orbital ATK Hosts Gun System, Ammo Demo for Customers, Partners

Orbital ATK has conducted live-fire demonstrations of gun systems and ammunition during the company’s Bushmaster User Conference in Arizona. The three-day event featured Orbital ATK-built Bushmaster chain guns and ammunition that range from 7…
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US Remains Vigilant as North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile

North Korea fired a ballistic missile from a site near the country’s Kusong city over the weekend, according to the U.S. Strategic Command. Stratcom said Saturday its systems tracked North Korea’s medium- or intermediate-range missile at 5:55 p…
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February 13 Morning Report: GovCon Index Records Friday, Weekly Gains as US Markets Anticipate New Tax Rules

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index posted a 0.971-percent gain Friday to close above 90 points for the first time in two months as Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) topped GCI among both net and percentage performers…
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VIDEO: All Hands Update: USS Ashland Certifies Flight Deck

USS Ashland qualifies ship and crew during sea trials.
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