Tag Archives: acquisition

SPA Lands Acquisition Oversight Support Contract With JIDA; Kirk Donald Comments

SPA Lands Acquisition Oversight Support Contract With JIDA; Kirk Donald Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Systems Planning and Analysis has been awarded a potential three-year, $7.3 million contract to provide acquisition management support services for the Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Agency. SPA said July 23 it will work to develop policies, procedures, systems and learning materials related to reporting, systemic analysis, program management and other aspects of …

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Deltek's Alex Rossino: Pentagon's BBP Initiative Promotes Lowest Price, Technically Acceptable Process Adoption

Deltek's Alex Rossino: Pentagon's BBP Initiative Promotes Lowest Price, Technically Acceptable Process Adoption - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Department's Better Buying Power program has spurred the adoption of “lowest price-technically acceptable” methods to procure supplies and services across DoD, Alex Rossino writes in a blog post for Deltek. Rossino, a principal research analyst at Deltek, says BBP aims to speed up acquisitions and help the DoD integrate platforms with its information technology …

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Tom Romeo on MAXIMUS’ Post-Acentia Acquisition Strategy, Industry’s Role in Citizen-Gov’t Connections

Tom Romeo on MAXIMUS' Post-Acentia Acquisition Strategy, Industry's Role in Citizen-Gov't Connections - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Reston, Va.-based government services firm MAXIMUS entered new phase of its history in April when the company closed the $300 million cash acquisition of program management and technology contractor Acentia. MAXIMUS initially announced the transaction in March and said it sought to add new work for civilian and health agencies and increase access to contract vehicles with …

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Lexmark Closes $1B Kofax Buy, Names Reynolds Bish as New Enterprise Software President

Lexmark Closes $1B Kofax Buy, Names Reynolds Bish as New Enterprise Software President - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lexmark International has completed the $1 billion acquisition of Kofax in a move to grow Lexmark’s enterprise software business. Lexmark also said Thursday that it has appointed Reynolds Bish as the new president of the company’s enterprise software business. He will succeed the current president Scott Coons, who will retire at the end of …

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Chris Alexander on Parsons’ Cyber Market Push and Info Sharing’s Place in Network Security

Chris Alexander on Parsons' Cyber Market Push and Info Sharing's Place in Network Security - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Chris Alexander oversees Parsons’ efforts to pursue potential opportunities in the public sector market as executive vice president and director of global business development for the company’s government services segment. The 12-year company veteran was promoted to the global BD leadership role in 2013 and managed business development functions for the segment’s national security …

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Tony Moraco Describes ‘Selective’ Business Approach in SAIC’s 1st Year

Tony Moraco Describes 'Selective' Business Approach in SAIC's 1st Year - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Tony Moraco, CEO of Science Applications International Corp., has described his strategy for the first year and a half of the firm’s independent operations from parent company Leidos, the Washington Business Journal reported Monday. Jill Aitoro writes that Moraco told attendees of the publication’s first Power Breakfast event that particular care was …

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Tom Romeo: Acentia Deal Could be ‘Transformational’ for Maximus’ Federal Business

Tom Romeo: Acentia Deal Could be 'Transformational' for Maximus' Federal Business - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Tom Romeo, president of the federal services division at Maximus, foresees new market opportunities with the proposed combination of his company and technology services contractor Acentia, he told Washington Business Journal in an interview published Tuesday. Maximus announced a $300 million cash deal to acquire Acentia on Monday and projects …

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Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Sees ‘Critical Mass’ in Contract Pursuits After TASC Deal

Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Sees 'Critical Mass' in Contract Pursuits After TASC Deal - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Engility Holdings CEO Tony Smeraglinolo has said his company and TASC will work to communicate employees and customers over the next two-to-three months in an effort to help the integration of both firms run smoothly in an interview with Washington Technology published Thursday. Engility wrapped up its $1.3 billion acquisition of TASC on …

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Peter Smith: American Systems’ Next CFO to Lead Potential Acquisitions

Peter Smith: American Systems' Next CFO to Lead Potential Acquisitions - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Peter Smith, president and CEO of American Systems, said that the company is seeking a new chief financial officer to explore acquisition and investment opportunities, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Mohana Ravindranath writes that the new CFO will succeed Mark Danisewicz, who is set to retire this summer, and report directly to Smith. Smith told the …

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