Posts from GovConWire for 01/31/2018

Tony Moraco, CEO of SAIC, Added to 2018 Wash100 for his Sound Financial Leadership and Company Positioning

  Executive Mosaic is honored to announce Tony Moraco, CEO of SAIC, as an inductee into the 2018 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena — for his leadership in financial performance and company positioning…
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Jeff Shockey Named Boeing Defense Sales, Marketing VP; Leanne Caret Comments

Jeff Shockey, formerly vice president of federal and international affairs at Boeing (NYSE: BA), has been appointed VP of global sales and marketing at the company’s defense, space and security segment…
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Trump Calls for End to Defense Sequester in First State of the Union Speech

President Donald Trump has vowed to rebuild the U.S. military strength and called on lawmakers to fully fund defense operations and put an end to military spending cuts in his first state of the union address, Defense News reported Tuesday…
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Barbara Humpton, Siemens Government Technologies CEO, Named to 2018 Wash100 for her Vision and Direction in Energy Conservation

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Barbara Humpton, Siemens Government Technologies president and CEO as an inductee into the 2018 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena — for her exemplary work in program leadership and energy contracting management…
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Rick Wagner: ManTech to Support Army Intell & Security Command Under $133M Award

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has received a potential $133 million contract to support the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command in counterintelligence and counterterrorism efforts. The company said Tuesday it will deploy skilled personnel to help INSCOM conduct forensic analysis, intelligence, computer science and technology protection tasks…
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Scientific Research Corp. Wins $87M IDIQ to Engineer, Install Navy Ship C4I Systems

Scientific Research Corp. has won a potential five-year, $86.7 million contract to engineer, integrate and install command, control, communications, computers and intelligence systems on U.S. Navy ships…
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Thomas Kennedy: Raytheon Eyes Larger Share of $8B Over-the-Horizon Missile Market

Thomas Kennedy, chairman and CEO of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), has said he expects the company to gain a controlling share of a potential $8 billion market for surface-to-surface missiles over a decade, Defense News reported Tuesday…
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ESA Names Airbus Prime Contractor for European Satellite-Based Augmentation System Devt

The European Space Agency has selected Airbus to be the prime contractor on a project to build a new satellite-based augmentation system that can support “safety of life” and other services across the aviation sector…
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Northrop Vet Amy Caro Named Deep Water Point Partner

Amy Caro, formerly vice president of health solutions at Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) information systems business unit, has joined Annapolis, Maryland-based federal management consulting firm Deep Water Point as a partner…
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BAE to Modernize Army Munition Guidance Kits

BAE Systems has received an $8 million contract to produce modernized precision guidance kits for the U.S. Army‘s 155-millimeter artillery munitions. New kits will be developed to increase accuracy of in-flight Army munitions to hit targets through trajectory corrections even in a GPS-jammed environment, BAE said Tuesday…
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Julie Gravallese Named Mitre Programs, Tech Integration VP; Jason Providakes Comments

Julie Gravallese, formerly chief human resources officer of Mitre, has been named vice president of programs and technology integration at the McLean, Virginia-based nonprofit corporation. She will oversee business approaches and operations for technical workforce and programs, including those at Mitre-operated facilities and laboratories, the company said Monday…
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Lockheed Puts Miniature Hit-to-Kill Missile Through Flight Test

Lockheed Martin has completed a controlled flight test of its Miniature Hit-to-Kill missile at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico to validate the weapon’s agility, airframe and electronics…
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VIDEO: Airborne Air Assault

A behind-the-scenes look at #USArmy Air Assault school.
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