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  • FCi Federal to Help HHS Audit Dept's HIPAA Compliance; William Thomas Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    FCi Federal to Help HHS Audit Dept’s HIPAA Compliance; William Thomas Comments

    FCi Federal has received a $1 million contract to evaluate the Department of Health and Human Services“™ compliance status under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. FCi will perform the HIPAA audits in partnership with Lunarline for the HHS“™ civil rights office for 18 months, FCi said Tuesday. “We are excited to apply our unparalleled support services […] More

  • The Complicated and Expensive World of Aviation Safety Meets International Scale as SkyLink Launches Compliance and Auditing Business - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    The Complicated and Expensive World of Aviation Safety Meets International Scale as SkyLink Launches Compliance and Auditing Business

    As an aviation services provider that rapidly deploys to austere and remote locations and operates under tight deadlines and great duress, SkyLink Aviation needs to stay at the forefront of aviation safety. “Aviation is an exacting science,“ SkyLink CEO Dave Dacquino told ExecutiveBiz. “We fly in very unforgiving environments, so it is critical that we […] More

  • Accenture Launches SAP-Based HR Audit, Compliance Service - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Accenture Launches SAP-Based HR Audit, Compliance Service

    Accenture has rolled out an audit and compliance service geared toward simplifying human resource data management, the IT Business Edge reported Wednesday. Mike Vizard writes the Accenture HR Audit and Compliance tool runs on the SAP Hana cloud platform and complements the SAP SuccessFactors software-as-a-service application. The tool is intended to consolidate HR data made […] More

  • Gerald Carlson Appointed KPMG DC Area Managing Partner - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Gerald Carlson Appointed KPMG DC Area Managing Partner

    Gerald Carlson will serve as managing partner for KPMG LLP‘s operations in the Washington area starting Dec. 1. and will oversee 2,500 employees in six offices, BizJournals reported Wednesday. Kelsey Koenen writes that Carlson will succeed Candace Duncan, who has announced her retirement from the firm after a 35-year career. Duncan has led Washington operations since […] More

  • CliftonLarsonAllen Auditing Federal Student Loan Finances - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CliftonLarsonAllen Auditing Federal Student Loan Finances

    Professional services firm CliftonLarsonAllen LLP has won a $8.5 million contract to audit the financial statements of the U.S. Education Department and its federal student aid office over the next five years. The department receives nearly $100 billion per year for educational grants and other initiatives, while the aid office manages $36 billion in Pell […] More

  • SRA Elects Charles Gottdiener To The Board Of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA Elects Charles Gottdiener To The Board Of Directors

    SRA International has elected Charles Gottdiener, a managing director for portfolio operations at Providence Equity Partners, to the board of directors, effective Friday. He will serve on the board’s audit committee as well as the compensation and personnel committee, SRA said Friday. Gottdiner also serves as a director at Altegrity, Survey Sampling International and Virtual […] More

  • Deloitte Names 25-Year Healthcare Vet Todd Kerr A Managing Director - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deloitte Names 25-Year Healthcare Vet Todd Kerr A Managing Director

    Deloitte & Touche LLP has appointed Todd Kerr managing director in the firm’s national governance, regulatory and risk strategies practice. The firm said Kerr brings to Deloitte 25 years of experience in corporate compliance, security and privacy and internal audit in health care. “I look forward to using my career-long experiences to help Deloitte expand […] More

  • Deloitte Vet Dave Wedding Named Chairman of Grant Thornton's Partnership Board - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deloitte Vet Dave Wedding Named Chairman of Grant Thornton’s Partnership Board

    The Grant Thornton LLP partnership board has appointed of Dave Wedding as its new chairman, according to a company statement. Wedding, who joined the company in 2005, is currently Grant Thornton’s Southeast region forensic & valuation services practice leader. He will also take on the Carolinas office managing partner role, effective January 1, 2013. According to the company, […] More

  • Executive Profile: Bill Johnston, Deloitte Services Federal Chief Compliance Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Bill Johnston, Deloitte Services Federal Chief Compliance Officer

    Bill Johnston Jr. is federal chief compliance officer for finance and business operations at Deloitte Services LLP, where he oversees the firm’s compliance with federal regulations. He also serves as the firm’s liason with the Defense Contract Audit Agency and oversees the federal practice“™s systems for cost accounting, project controllership, contract and subcontract management, pricing […] More

  • Harry Martin Says Intelligent Decisions Eyes Federal Mac IT Integration with Partnership - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Harry Martin Says Intelligent Decisions Eyes Federal Mac IT Integration with Partnership

    Intelligent Decisions will combine its cloud, network convergence and and cybersecurity practices with software from Centrify Corp. to develop solutions for federal identity and privilege access management, ID announced today. The patners hope to win contracts for solutions that can control which systems users can access, how they access those systems and what privileges users have. “We […] More

  • 1 in 10 IT Pros Cheats to Pass Audit Survey Says - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    1 in 10 IT Pros Cheats to Pass Audit Survey Says

    Of 242 IT professionals surveyed who work for companies with 1,000 to 5,000+ employees, 1 in 10 admitted that they or a colleague had cheated to pass an audit, according to a survey conducted by Tufin Technologies. However, compared to survey results from 2009, the number of admitted cheaters has been cut in half. The […] More

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