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Bob Pryor Named Next CEO of NTT Data Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2018 — NTT Data has promoted Bob Pryor to CEO of the company’s services division effective July 1, succeeding John McCain, who transitioned to the executive chairman role in April, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. Pryor, who currently serves as chief operating officer at NTT Data Services, will also have a seat on the board of directors and work to enhance the company’s...

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LMI Adds AWS Exec, Former Air Force Official as New Board Members

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2018 — LMI has named Amazon Web Services executive Teresa Carlson and former U.S. Air Force undersecretary Lisa Disbrow as new members of its board of directors, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday Carlson, who serves as vice president of the AWS worldwide public sector business and is a 2018 Wash100 awardee, and Disbrow will take the place of...

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Raytheon Lands $161M Contract for Army Training Center Support; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will support a U.S. Army training facility for brigade combat teams and other units at Fort Irwin under a potential $161 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the contract covers mission support services for the National Training Center through June 2023. "Raytheon's decade of high-consequence training...

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Leidos Eyes IT Work Under Potential $50B GSA Alliant 2 Contract; Gerry Fasano Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 19, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will work to secure task orders to provide information technology services to federal agencies under the General Services Administration's potential $50 billion Alliant 2 contract vehicle, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The company said Thursday it is one of 60 contractors awarded positions on the follow-up vehicle to Alliant, which covers...

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Mac Curtis, Other Perspecta Leaders Ring June 11 NYSE Opening Bell

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 18, 2018 — Mac Curtis, president and CEO of Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP), led the ringing of the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange on June 11 to mark the firm’s launch after its separation from DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and combination with Vencore and KeyPoint Government Solutions, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. Perspecta said June 11 Curtis was joined by Mike...

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ManTech Names Next Mission Solutions & Services President; Kevin Phillips Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has hired Matt Tait, formerly senior managing director and defense lead at Accenture (NYSE: ACN), to serve as president of the mission solutions and services group beginning July 1, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. Tait, who is set to join ManTech on June 19, will report to CEO Kevin Phillips and take on his new role in July...

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Lockheed, Raytheon, GE & Longbow Named on Potential $930M Sale of Apache Gear to India

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2018 — The State Department has named General Electric, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Longbow and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) as the prime contractors on a proposed $930 million direct commercial sale of AH-64E Apache weapons and equipment to India, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Tuesday the transaction covers India's request...

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CACI Lands $407M Task Order for Cyber Implementation at DHS; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 13, 2018 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will support the implementation of cybersecurity tools across the Department of Homeland Security under a potential $407 million task order via the Alliant vehicle, GovCon Wire reported June 6. The company said June 5 it will provide engineering and integration services for the deployment of Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation...

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Secures Potential $305M Navy Contract for DDG 51 Lead-Yard Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 12, 2018 — General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Bath Iron Works subsidiary will provide lead-yard services for the U.S. Navy’s DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyer ships under a potential one-year, $304.8 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Monday. Bath Iron Works will provide technical, engineering and material procurement support as well as design and production services to...

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Serco Inc. to Support Insurance Eligibility Determination Under $900M CMS Contract; Dave Dacquino Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 11, 2018 — Serco Inc. will provide insurance eligibility support for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' federal health insurance exchanges under a potential $900 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the contract from the Department of Health and Human Services covers support to verify the eligibility of consumers...

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BAE Systems Inc. Names New VP, GM for Air Force Solutions Business Area; Al Whitmore Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2018 — BAE Systems Inc. has hired Peter Trainer, formerly vice president and U.S. Air Force operations manager at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), as VP and general manager of the Air Force solutions business area, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. BAE said Monday Trainer will oversee the unit that serves the Air Force and combatant commands in the...

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Perspecta Unveils Board of Directors, Senior Leadership Team

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2018 — Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has named the senior leadership team and board of directors for the new company created out of the former DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) U.S. public sector business unit's merger with Vencore and KeyPoint Government Solutions, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The combined company said Friday former Vencore President and CEO Mac Curtis took the...

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