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Dr. J. Robert Beyster, SAIC Founder, Among Honorees at 9th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards

The Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, Professional Services Council and Washington Technology have announced the finalists for the 9th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards. The premier awards program for the renowned Washington metro government contracting community,  honored the leadership, innovation and commitment to excellence of the individuals and businesses …

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Area Firms Recognized for Hiring Veterans

Government contractors have long seen the value of employing military personnel. Veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce often begin their job searches in contractor HR departments. As proof of the semiotic relationship between the military and the contracting industry, CivilianJobs.com recognized several area contracting firms this week when it released …

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VA Awards Veteran Entrepreneur Programs

The Veterans Administration last week announced its Industry Innovation Competition awards. The spotlighted projects submitted by commercial and nonprofit organizations will help veteran entrepreneurs and veteran health IT. “Continuously evaluating new solutions drives VA’s transformation and helps us deliver better care with responsible cost containment,” said Secretary of Veterans Affairs …

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Battlefield Experiences Lead to Business Endeavors

Rocket-propelled grenades are designed to destroy, but for Dawn Halfaker, losing her arm in an attack proved to be a catalyst for a new business. With the assistance of retired Army Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Halfaker channeled experiences garnered from time spent in the U.S. Army, training military police in Iraq …

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