Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 02/15/2017

Erich Sanchack, CenturyLink Federal Sales SVP and GM, Named to Wash100 for Federal Telecom & Virtualization Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce Erich Sanchack, senior vice president and general manager of CenturyLink‘s federal business, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena…
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Lou Von Thaer, DynCorp International CEO, Chosen to 2017 Wash100 for Restructuring & Repositioning Leadership

Executive Mosaic is glad to unveil DynCorp International CEO Lou Von Thaer as the latest inductee into the 2017 Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena…
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Veritas Capital Raises $3.6B for Future Investment in Midmarket Tech Companies

Veritas Capital has raised $3.55 billion to fund future investments in technology-focused middle-market companies that support government-related and commercial organizations across various sectors. The private equity investment firm said Wednesday Veritas Capital Fund VI, which exceeded the target hard cap of $3 billion in four months, could go to investments in sectors such as government services, aerospace and defense, national security, healthcare, technology, energy, communications and education…
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Tech Company Red River Promotes Jeff Sessions to CEO; Rick Bolduc Comments

Jeff Sessions, former Red River president, has been named CEO at the information technology company and successor to Rick Bolduc. Bolduc will move on as executive chairman of Red River’s board of directors, the company said Wednesday…
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Joseph Clancy to Retire as Secret Service Director

U.S. Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy will retire by March 4 after a 29-year career at the agency, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Carol Leonnig writes Clancy confirmed Tuesday he plans to retire for good and move back to his house in Philadelphia…
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General Dynamics Electric Boat Lands $126M Navy Submarine Material Supply Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $126.5 million contract to provide long-lead time materials for the U.S. Navy’s Virginia-class submarines. General Dynamics Electric Boat will use the funds to obtain propulsion units, steam and electric plant components, turbine generators, electrical systems, mechanical and miscellaneous hull components in support of the construction of SSN 802 and SSN 803 submarines, the Defense Department said Tuesday…
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Orbital ATK’s Abu Dhabi-Based Defense Venture to Co-Locate With Al Tuff International; Mike Kahn Comments

Orbital ATK will co-locate its joint venture with Al Tuff International at the Addax Commercial Tower in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, as part of the rocket manufacturer’s regional defense market push…
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Vectrus Awarded US Airfield Support Task Order; Chuck Prow Comments

A Vectrus subsidiary has received a potential $14 million task order to provide  logistics services at a U.S. Air Force installation located in Bagram, Afghanistan. Vectrus Systems Corp. will support the Bagram Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron as part of the firm-fixed-price order that was awarded through the Air Force Contract Augmentation Program IV, the company said Tuesday…
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Sergio Farache: Avnet to Resell AWS Cloud Offerings to Public Sector Clients

Avnet has joined Amazon Web Services’ Government Reseller Program to provide AWS cloud offerings to public sector clients. Avnet said Tuesday its technology solutions business will resell AWS cloud platforms and services to state, local government agencies and education institutions through the Avnet Cloud Marketplace…
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Michael Daniel Joins Cyber Threat Alliance as President

Michael Daniel, former White House cybersecurity coordinator, has been named president of the Cyber Threat Alliance following CTA’s incorporation as an independent nonprofit organization in January…
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VIDEO: USS America takes on ammunition

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 13, 2017) The weapons department aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) conducts a four-day ammunition on load during a vertical replenishment with Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, HSC-3 and HSC-14 while underway…
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