ASGN Adds Blackstone Federal to ECS Enterprise Solutions Group; George Wilson Quoted

George Wilson
George Wilson

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 4, 2020 — ASGN (NYSE: ASGN) has moved to integrate the Blackstone Federal  business it recently acquired for $85M cash into its ECS subsidiary's enterprise solutions group, GovCon Wire reported Jan. 28.

Blackstone Federal — which has provided technical support to the Department of Homeland Security over the past 18 years — earned $44M in 2019 revenue and is projected to experience a 10 percent sales growth for 2020, ASGN said Jan. 27.

The Arlington, Va.-based business joins ECS' enterprise solutions group, which offers digital services in the federal market, as a result of the deal.

“Both ECS and Blackstone Federal share innovative and solutions-driven cultures focused on the customer, collaboration and quick decision-making," said George Wilson, president of ECS and a 2020 Wash100 winner.

"We’ve also both worked hard to deliver the most powerful technologies, tools, and strategies to our DHS customers," Wilson added.

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