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  • Bill Ballhaus Joins Blackboard as Chairman, President & CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Bill Ballhaus Joins Blackboard as Chairman, President & CEO

    Bill Ballhaus, former president and CEO of SRA International, has joined educational technology firm Blackboard as its chairman, president and chief executive. He replaces Jay Bhatt, who will remain with the company as a special adviser to the chairman, Blackboard said Monday. “I am excited to join Blackboard and continue its progress in helping millions of […] More

  • Carl Willis-Ford of SRA Named Senior Member at ISSA; Bill Ballhaus Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Carl Willis-Ford of SRA Named Senior Member at ISSA; Bill Ballhaus Comments

    Carl Willis-Ford, SRA International senior technical advisor, has been named a senior member at the Information Systems Security Association, SRA said Thursday. The 25-year data security and security policy expert has consulted and educated members of government on data security during his career and serves on the Technical Working Group for the NIST-sponsored Federal Information Systems Security Educators Association. […] More

  • SRA Launches Cloud Security Platform; Bill Ballhaus Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA Launches Cloud Security Platform; Bill Ballhaus Comments

    SRA International has rolled out a new product that aims to help government customers migrate into a cloud computing environment while complying with federal information security laws. Stratify is intended to provide agencies infrastructure-as-a-service offerings from Amazon Web Services and other FedRAMP-certified cloud providers, SRA said Monday. Bill Ballhaus, SRA president and CEO, said the […] More

  • SRA Selected for AWE 'Best Places to Work' List; Bill Ballhaus, John Reing Comment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA Selected for AWE ‘Best Places to Work’ List; Bill Ballhaus, John Reing Comment

    SRA International has been selected to the Alliance for Workplace Excellence’s list of its 68 best places to work for the fifth consecutive year. The federal technology services contractor contractor will be among 68 companies to be honored at Diversity Communications‘ Alliance for Workplace Excellence luncheon on May 15 in Bethesda, Md., SRA said Monday. […] More

  • GovConExec Highlights the New C4ISR, Who to Watch in 2012 in New Winter Issue - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GovConExec Highlights the New C4ISR, Who to Watch in 2012 in New Winter Issue

    Executive Mosaic, publisher of a suite of GovCon media properties, has closed it’s second year of print publishing with its release of the Winter 2011 issue of GovConExec magazine, the eighth and most in depth issue yet. The issue focus is C4ISR: GovCon Leaders Enable a New Era and is a one-stop shop for the driving executive insight and GovCon […] More

  • SRA Sells its Contract Research Organization to Aptiv Solutions; CEO Bill Ballhaus Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA Sells its Contract Research Organization to Aptiv Solutions; CEO Bill Ballhaus Comments

      SRA International has today announced it has sold its contract research organization, SRA Global Clinical Development, to Aptiv Solutions Inc. Aptiv is a global biopharmaceutical and medical device development services company. “We believe the GCD business, as part of Aptiv Solutions, has greater opportunity to pursue a wider range of initiatives that align with […] More

  • The Top 20 People to Watch in 2011 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    The Top 20 People to Watch in 2011

    As the countdown to 2011 begins, ExecutiveBiz brings you its third annual list of the Top 20 People to Watch. From government to industry, this year’s list highlights individuals focused, largely, on two critical fronts: in government, cost-efficiency and national security; on the industry side, new innovation “” and the creation of new U.S. jobs […] More

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    Bill Ballhaus Ends Tenure as DynCorp CEO, Joins Parent Cerberus as Adviser

    DynCorp International CEO and President Bill Ballhaus has announced his resignation from the security contractor. He will remain on the company's board of directors as vice chairman and will also become strategic adviser to DI's parent, Cerberus Capital Management L.P. Cerberus acquired DynCorp earlier this year for approximately $1.5 billion. ExecutiveBiz named Ballhaus a “Person […] More

  • DynCorp's Bill Ballhaus Resigns; IAP Worldwide Services CEO Steven Gaffney Takes Over - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DynCorp’s Bill Ballhaus Resigns; IAP Worldwide Services CEO Steven Gaffney Takes Over

    DynCorp International has announced Steven Gaffney will become the company's chief executive officer and president effective Aug. 25, 2010, replacing current CEO and President Bill Ballhaus, who has announced his resignation. Ballhaus, who joined the company in May 2008, will continue to serve on the company's board of directors as vice chairman and has accepted […] More

  • Monday Moves - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Monday Moves

    This week,  L-3 Communications tapped Vice Adm. William Sullivan to lead Maritime Programs. Savi Technology, a Lockheed Martin company, named William Maggs chief technology officer. IAP Worldwide Services named Robert L. Phillips to the position of president, effective Aug. 25, 2010. DynCorp International Chief Executive Officer and President Bill Ballhaus announced his resignation. Northrop Grumman’s […] More

  • DynCorp International Makes 'Best Vet Employer' List - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DynCorp International Makes ‘Best Vet Employer’ List

    DynCorp International has been named to Military Times EDGE magazine's 2010 list of Top 50 “Best for Vets“ employers. The magazine evaluated companies from the Fortune 1,000, the Defense News 100 and Federal Times’ General Services Administration 250 lists, based on four criteria: reserve policies, training and mentoring programs for veterans, hiring military and former […] More

  • Done Deal: DynCorp Purchased by Cerberus; Bill Ballhaus Speaks Out - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Done Deal: DynCorp Purchased by Cerberus; Bill Ballhaus Speaks Out

    Cerberus Capital Management has completed the acquisition of DynCorp, the security-contracting firm reported. “With this announcement, DynCorp International enters an exciting new chapter,“ said Bill Ballhaus, DynCorp International CEO. “Built on six decades of trusted performance for the U.S. government, this solid foundation will only be strengthened by the operational and financial expertise that Cerberus […] More

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