As a follow-up to May’s Post-Sequestration Summit, the Potomac Officers Club will this fall return to hone its focus on the finances of government with the “FY 2014 Finance Strategy Summit” Oct. 29.
Respected industry analysts Jim McAleese and Pierre Ciao will return and other confirmed speakers include Christine Fox, the Pentagon’s former cost assessment chief and now a senior adviser at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory; and Harry Hallock, the Army’s deputy assistant secretary for procurement.
One era will close and another willbegin on Friday when SAIC changes its name to Leidos and spins off its enterprise information technology and technical services business, which will adopt the SAIC name after the separation.
Executive Mosaic‘s media team has chronicledthe important decisions at the iconic GovCon firm such as the structure of each independent company, the markets they will pursue and the executive leaders charged with leading the businesses to new growth.
Both Leidos and the new SAIC will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange Monday.
John Hillen Appointed Chair of SOS International’s Board of Advisers
John Hillen has been named chairman of SOS International’s board of advisers, in addition to his roles as vice chairman of Sotera Defense Solutions’ board of advisers and chairman of the Professional Services Council’s board of directors.
In addition to his industry roles, Hillen served as assistant secretary of state for political-military affairs from 2005 to 2007.
Alan Weakley Named President of Sterling Global Operations
He most recently served as president of CSC’s North American public sector defense organization and has also led the company’s 8,000-employee applied technology group.
Matt Kaye, SGO CEO, said Weakley brings experience in leading organizations to his new position as the company works to grow its operations and international footprint.
Siemens to Help Coast Guard Base Use Energy Conservation Methods
The subsidiary will work to reduce Base Elizabeth City’s oil consumption by 78,000 gallons, liquid propane use by 32,000 gallons and electricity consumption by 1.1 million kilowatt hours.
The Coast Guard intends for the energy conservation efforts to generate $540,000 in savings per year at the base.
Noblis Wins FBI Task Order to Maintain Case Mgmt System
The Falls Church, Va.-based nonprofit helped the FBI implement a new development methodology in 2010 and move to Sentinel in 2012.
The organization will also provide technology and methodology services to the FBI under the task order.
SRA to Continue Navy Sealift Command IT Services
The company will conduct logistics and warehouse services and also help train C4 personnel under the three-year award.
SRA will also help the command run its afloat network operations center.