Mark the Date: 11th Annual Heart Ball

On February 28, please join the American Heart Associate at the 11th Annual Heart Ball. This black-tie celebration will support the goals of the AHA and host more than 600 doctors, executives, and community leaders to support programs and research for the American Heart Association. Event Details: Saturday, February 28th, …

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Is this the End of the Corporate Jet Era?

Citibank has garnered quite a bit of attention from TARP watchers over its plans to purchase a foreign-built $50MM Dassault luxury 12 Passenger corporate jet.  This comes on the heels of news that the former CEO of Merrill Lynch (Bank of America) spent $1.2 million refitting his office early last …

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Linda Mills helps lead Northrop’s structural change

Northrop Grumman recently announced it would streamline its sector units from seven to five in order to improve the company’s program performance and enhance its cost competitiveness. The five new sectors will be aerospace systems, electronic systems, information systems, shipbuilding and technical services — and Linda Mills will be a …

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Executive Spotlight: TechTeam’s David Kriegman

Back in August David Kriegman was named President of TechTeam Government Solutions, an IT-services based provider in Chantilly, Va. In this week’s Executive Spotlight, Kriegman talks about TechTeam’s business development goals for the coming year, the trends he’s tracking, the latest in cyber security issues, and how he unwinds away …

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Dan Mintz on the future of Government 2.0

Web 2.0 activity has exploded across the government, and few have a better understanding of what that change will mean than Dan Mintz, former chief information officer with the U.S. Department of Transportation. Mintz’s recent responsibilities included serving as the senior agency official for privacy and the Secretary’s lead for …

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Andrea Baker: Government 2.0 trends to watch

The winds of change are blowing in the government marketplace, and nowhere is that change more felt than in the realm of web-based communications. For the latest in Government 2.0 trends, we recently sat down with Andrea Baker, director of technology and self-described “social web evangelist,” who works with Navstar, …

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New year, new role for Elizabeth Smith of Perot Systems

Ask Elizabeth Smith what her greatest leadership challenge is, and she’ll be the first to tell you: the one she’s facing now as the new executive vice president at Perot Systems. It’s also a challenge that Smith’s background has more than equipped her to handle. “It’s requiring me to take …

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M.C. Dean, Inc. Recognized as Top Specialty Contractor

M.C. Dean, Inc., one of the nation’s premier design/builders and system integrators, announced its third consecutive ranking in the top 10 of Engineering News Record’s annual Top 50 Electrical Contractors list. Several high-profile projects awarded to M.C. Dean, Inc. in 2007 contributed to its strong financial performance and #8 ranking …

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The New Washington

The Faces of a “New” Washington-Power Chart Change came to the nation’s capital this week, as President Obama was sworn in as our 44th President. Navigating through the myriad of names and faces of the new administration can be a daunting task. That’s why The Financial Times (FT) created an …

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