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NIST Vet Mary Saunders Named ANSI Govt Relations, Public Policy VP

NIST Vet Mary Saunders Named ANSI Govt Relations, Public Policy VP - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Mary Saunders, associate director for management resources at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, has been named vice president of government relations and public policy at the American National Standards Institute effective March 1, 2017. She currently oversees all NIST-wide institutional support and administrative offices and their functions such as workforce management, …

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Nebraska’s Govt Portal Wins WMA Mobile WebAward

Nebraska's Govt Portal Wins WMA Mobile WebAward - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The state of Nebraska’s online government portal has been chosen for the Web Marketing Association’s Best in Industry 2016 Mobile WebAward for government mobile website. WMA’s annual awards program recognizes mobile websites and applications based on criteria such as creativity, design, interactivity and ease of use, Nebraska Interactive said Friday. …

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Northrop-NLign Analytics Team Receives DoD Award for F-35 Technical Work

Northrop-NLign Analytics Team Receives DoD Award for F-35 Technical Work - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Department has given the Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award to the team of Northrop Grumman and NLign Analytics for their work in support of the F-35 fighter jet. NLign Analytics said Thursday the award recognizes individuals’ technical accomplishments in support of DoD’s Manufacturing Technology Program. Northrop used NLign Analytics’ 3D collection and visualization software …

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Inmarsat Gets GSN Homeland Security Award for Global Xpress Network; Peter Hadinger Comments

Inmarsat Gets GSN Homeland Security Award for Global Xpress Network; Peter Hadinger Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Inmarsat's Global Xpress commercial Ka-band network has won the Best Satellite-Based Broadband Communications platform during Government Security News' 2016 Homeland Security Awards. Peter Hadinger, president of the U.S. government business unit at Inmarsat, said in a statement released Thursday the award from GSN seeks to reflect the company's partnership with the …

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Lockheed, Data Security Council of India Unveil Online Portal to Raise Cyber Awareness; Robie Samanta Roy Comments

Lockheed, Data Security Council of India Unveil Online Portal to Raise Cyber Awareness; Robie Samanta Roy Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin and the Data Security Council of India have introduced a new web-based platform that seeks to educate small and medium-sized enterprises as well as vocational training organizations on cybersecurity, DefenseWorld.net reported Thursday. DSCI and Lockheed introduced the CyberAware online portal at the two-day NASSCOM-DSCI Annual Information Security Summit that …

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Andrew Lewis Appointed Chemring Group Finance Director

Andrew Lewis Appointed Chemring Group Finance Director - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Andrew Lewis, formerly group finance director at Avon Rubber, has been appointed to the same role at U.K.-based technology products and services provider Chemring Group  effective Jan. 9, 2017. Chemring said Dec. 13 Lewis will succeed Andrew Davies, who has served as the company’s interim finance director over the past two months, and will …

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Executive Profile: Cynthia Shelton, CenturyLink Area VP for Special Program Sales

Executive Profile: Cynthia Shelton, CenturyLink Area VP for Special Program Sales - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Cynthia Shelton serves as area vice president of special program sales at CenturyLink‘s government business segment. Shelton has led the company’s federal sales team for intelligence, energy, justice, homeland security and cybersecurity programs since she joined the company in May 2015. She also has over three decades of experience within the Intelligence Community and …

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Doug Harlow Named an ACT I Executive Program Manager; Michael Niggel Comments

Doug Harlow Named an ACT I Executive Program Manager; Michael Niggel Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Doug Harlow, formerly a business development executive at Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, has been named executive program manager for the acquisition management services company’s contract with the Department of Homeland Security‘s national protection and programs directorate. ACT I said Harlow will oversee program management and service delivery efforts and serve as the primary …

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