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  • AMERICAN SYSTEMS Wins Award for Family-Friendly Employee Policies; Bill Hoover Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    AMERICAN SYSTEMS Wins Award for Family-Friendly Employee Policies; Bill Hoover Comments

    AMERICAN SYSTEMS has won an award for supportive and family-friendly policies toward employees for the third time. The Northern Virginia Family Service 2013 Companies As Responsive Employers Award winner was selected by NVFS for having policies, benefits and company culture that met their standards, according to a company statement. “Understanding the critical role our employees play, we place […] More

  • Executive Profile: American Systems CEO Bill Hoover - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: American Systems CEO Bill Hoover

    Bill Hoover is president and CEO at American Systems, where he led the development and execution of the Company’s corporate strategy for continued growth as a privately-held, employee-owned company. Before joining the company in June 2005, he served as president and chief operating officer of Dynamics Research Corp., where he developed a business growth strategy […] More

  • AMERICAN SYSTEMS' Bill Hoover to Co-Host IMSFF Fundraiser - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    AMERICAN SYSTEMS’ Bill Hoover to Co-Host IMSFF Fundraiser

    President and CEO of AMERICAN SYSTEMS Bill Hoover has been a leader in the information systems and services market sector for more than 30 years. Throughout his career, his passion and vision for the industry have allowed him to succeed in various executive roles for several companies. However, while Hoover's impact on the IT market […] More

  • AMERICAN SYSTEMS Drafted by US Army in Personnel Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    AMERICAN SYSTEMS Drafted by US Army in Personnel Contract

    The U.S. Army has chosen AMERICAN SYSTEMS as a prime vendor for its $2.6 billion, five-year indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity HR Programs Office project, the company announced today. The contract is the largest for the Personnel Support Services Area and involves staffing in counseling and employment assistance, life-cycle management, IT, and help-desk personnel. “We are honored to […] More

  • Top 10 Predictions for government contracting in 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top 10 Predictions for government contracting in 2010

    By now you’ve had your fill of top 10 lists for 2010. But this is one list you don’t want to miss. What will 2010 hold for Government Contracting? What shape will collaboration take between industry and government in addressing the tough issues of the day? ExecutiveBiz brought that question to top industry leaders. Here’s […] More

  • 2009 People to Watch: Where are they now? - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    2009 People to Watch: Where are they now?

    It’s been said that prediction is a very difficult thing “” especially if it’s about the future. Fortunately, when we set out to name 2009’s People to Watch, we placed are bets correctly, giving readers a sneak peak of Beltway game changers who’d more than likely be leaving their mark over the coming year. We’re […] More

  • Top CEOs' leadership lessons from the Navy - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top CEOs’ leadership lessons from the Navy

    Over the years, I’ve noticed an interesting trend: Many executives in leadership positions also served in the U.S. Navy. That little tidbit comes up so often, it’s led us to wonder if there’s something in the water. So, what’s the link between Navy service and being a successful leader in government contracting? We recently took […] More

  • SAIC names Walt Havenstein CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event

    SAIC names Walt Havenstein CEO

    It’s official: Walt Havenstein has been named CEO of SAIC, the scientific, engineering, and technology applications company with 45,000 employees. Havenstein will become CEO on September 21. He will also become member of SAIC’s board of directors. Havenstein most recently served as chief operating officer and member of the board of directors for BAE Systems […] More

  • K. Stuart Shea of SAIC joins Federal Computer Week's Federal 100 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    K. Stuart Shea of SAIC joins Federal Computer Week’s Federal 100

    Curious who played a leading role in the federal IT community in 2008? Federal Computer Week has named K. Stuart Shea, president of the Intelligence, Security and Technology Group at Science Applications International Corporation, to its list of leaders in that space. Shea is among 100 individuals from government, industry, and academia who will be […] More

  • They're in! Top GovCon predictions for 2009 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    They’re in! Top GovCon predictions for 2009

    We all know that 2009 will be shaped by significant events “” a new administration, the pending drawdown of the Iraq war, and of course the economy. But how will it all play out, and how will it affect the federal marketplace? For the top 2009 predictions, we went straight to some of the area's […] More

  • John Brennan Appointed Deputy National Security Adviser for Homeland Security - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    John Brennan Appointed Deputy National Security Adviser for Homeland Security

    President-elect Barack Obama has announced that John Brennan will serve as White House homeland security adviser and deputy national security adviser for counterterrorism. “¨ A 25-year veteran of the CIA, Brennan transitioned in recent years to the private sector, where he has worked as president of The Analysis Corporation (TAC). His pick as head homeland security […] More

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