Posts from GovConWire for 02/16/2017

Nadia Short, General Dynamics Mission Systems Enterprise VP, Selected to 2017 Wash100 for Strategic Planning Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Nadia Short, vice president of enterprise strategy at General Dynamics Mission 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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Bill Rowan, VMware Federal Sales VP, Chosen to 2017 Wash100 for Cloud & Mobility Platform Leadership

Executive Mosaic is glad to announce Bill Rowan, vice president of federal sales at VMware, 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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DoD Deploys Updated Military EHR System at Fairchild AF Base

The Defense Department has conducted a pilot deployment of its updated military electronic health record system at Fairchild Air Force Base in Spokane, Washington, DoD News reported Wednesday. Terri Moon Cronk writes Fairchild’s 92nd Medical Group is the first military medical facility to implement the MHS Genesis integrated electronic inpatient and outpatient health record…
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Andrew Teich to Retire as FLIR Systems President, CEO

Andrew Teich, president and CEO of FLIR Systems (Nasdaq: FLIR), plans to retire from his roles after an 18-year career at the Wilsonville, Oregon-based thermal imaging camera manufacturer. FLIR said Tuesday Teich, also a member of the firm’s board of directors, will continue to remain in service until the board finds a new successor in partnership with executive search firm Korn Ferry International…
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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…
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Navy Awards Boeing $69M Task Order for P-8A System Upgrade Work

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential five-year, $68.7 million task order to research, develop, integrate and test Increment 3 Block 2 updates of the U.S. Navy‘s P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft…
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DigitalGlobe Launches Web-Based Imagery Access Service; Dan Jablonsky Comments

DigitalGlobe has launched a new web-based subscription service for international defense and intelligence customers to access the satellite operator’s library of more than 2.7 billion square miles of imagery…
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Potomac Officers Club Rounds Out Speakers List for the 4th Annual Intel Summit

TYSONS CORNER, VA., February 16, 2017 –  The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — rounds out the list of speakers for their 4th Annual Intel Summit. The landscape of the Intelligence Community (IC) is changing in response to the emergence of innovative technologies…
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Lockheed Gets $95M Modification on Navy Trident II Missile Production Support Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a one-year, $95.4 million contract modification to continue the production of Trident II D5 ballistic missiles and to support deployed missile systems…
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James Mattis Urges NATO Allies to Increase Defense Spending

Defense Secretary James Mattis has said NATO member countries should increase their defense spending and that the U.S. government may have to “moderate its commitment” to the alliance if nations fail to do so, The Hill reported Wednesday…
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February 15 Market Close: GovCon Index & US Stocks Further Extend Record Highs

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index and all three major U.S. stock indices moved further into record-high territory Wednesday after President Donald Trump repeated his plans to cut taxes and simplify the tax code after a meeting with retail company executives…
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