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  • Northrop Grumman Named a Top Green-IT Organization - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Grumman Named a Top Green-IT Organization

      Northrop Grumman announced today it has been ranked seventh among the top 12 Green-IT organizations by IDG's ComputerWorld magazine. The magazine says the firm is implementing smart, efficient strategies, to achieve “green-IT.“ “Environmental sustainability is a critical element to Northrop Grumman’s business strategy, and this award recognizes information technology’s contribution to reducing the company’s […] More

  • Consumption-based chargeback model: For Northrop Grumman CIO Bernie McVey, a more efficient IT organization starts here - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Consumption-based chargeback model: For Northrop Grumman CIO Bernie McVey, a more efficient IT organization starts here

    In the world of CIOs, just about everybody talks about IT standardization. In the case of Bernie McVey, CIO at defense industry giant Northrop Grumman, it's just a prelude to something larger: greater transparency into the cost of IT services. “I think an important strategic enabler, going forward, is to get a consumption-based chargeback model […] More

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    Northrop’s Bernie McVey on the Need for Change in IT

    According to ExecutiveBiz, Northrop Grumman’s Bernie McVey stressed the importance of breaking the status quo in IT. “Change is very difficult,” McVey said. “We’ve done business in the IT space for quite a long time a certain way so getting people aligned with this change, having leadership to drive it and breaking down the barriers […] More

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    Friday Features: The Best Stories from the Week in Government Contracting

    This week, Teresa Carlson, vice president of Microsoft Federal Government, talked to ExecutiveBiz about how cloud computing is one IT initiative to watch this year and what we can expect to see from Microsoft a year from now. Also, for ExecutiveBiz, Bernie McVey, Northrop Grumman’s vice president and chief information officer, discussed how Northrop Grumman […] More

  • Executive Profile: Bernie McVey of Northrop Grumman - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Bernie McVey of Northrop Grumman

    Bernie McVey is VP and chief information officer at Northrop Grumman. In that capacity, he leads Northrop’s IT strategy, ensuring that IT investments align with company goals. He is also responsible for the company’s IT solutions shared service organization. McVey previously served as vice president and chief financial officer for the company's former IT sector. […] More

  • Transforming the Internal IT Environment: a Conversation with Bernie McVey - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Transforming the Internal IT Environment: a Conversation with Bernie McVey

    A central tenet in the business world is to ensure that operations are being conducting in the fastest, smartest possible way. Northrop Grumman is currently working to transform the internal IT environment “to create a more performance based culture in the company,“ according to vice president and chief information officer Bernie McVey. In 2009, McVey […] More

  • 10 Finance Executives That ExecutiveBiz Readers Should Definitely Know - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    10 Finance Executives That ExecutiveBiz Readers Should Definitely Know

    It's no secret these are uncertain times for many in the government contracting space. With the upcoming U.S. presidential election, many companies are holding their breath, wondering how a change in administration will affect their budgets and staff. Weathering the uncertainty is no easy task. But many of the areas top CFOs and finance executives […] More

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