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  • Curtis Carlson to Retire as President, CEO of SRI International - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Curtis Carlson to Retire as President, CEO of SRI International

    Curtis Carlson, SRI International president and chief executive officer, is retiring after 16 years in the position and 40 years in the company, as the company looks his successor. Carlson will serve as vice chairman for innovation at SRI, upon his retirement, SRI announced. “My new position as Vice Chairman for Innovation will permit me […] More

  • George Wilson Named ECS Federal CEO; Roy Kapani Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    George Wilson Named ECS Federal CEO; Roy Kapani Comments

    George Wilson of ECS Federal has been promoted to CEO and succeeds ECS founder Roy Kapani, who will remain as chairman of the board, Citybizlist reported Thursday. Wilson started at the federal services contractor in 2011 as executive vice president before becoming president a year later. “George has worked with me and the executive team […] More

  • Former Symantec Chief Enrique Salem Joins ForeScout Board of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former Symantec Chief Enrique Salem Joins ForeScout Board of Directors

    Former Symantec CEO Enrique Salem has joined the board of directors at network security firm ForeScout Technologies. The 25-year technology leadership veteran also serves on the boards of FireEye, Netskope, Atlassian, DocuSign and Biba, ForeScout said Monday. “We are honored to have Enrique join our board as we continue to expand capabilities to support our burgeoning global business,“ said […] More

  • Mike Gregoire: CA Technologies Eyes No. 1 Spot in Mainframe Software Market - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Mike Gregoire: CA Technologies Eyes No. 1 Spot in Mainframe Software Market

    CEO Mike Gregoire says CA Technologies wants to be known as the leading provider of mainframe computing software, which currently accounts for half of the company’s revenues, Times of India reported Friday. Shilpa Phadnis writes Gregorie told the Indian publication in an interview that CA continues to invest in virtualization platforms and intends to focus […] More

  • John Hynes: TASC Invests in Research as It Looks to Align Internal Spending with Government Demand - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    John Hynes: TASC Invests in Research as It Looks to Align Internal Spending with Government Demand

    John Hynes has implemented a series of initiatives at TASC Inc. since taking over as CEO in November, The Washington Post reported Monday. Marjorie Censer writes Hynes has structured the Chantilly, Va.-based contractor around four businesses and is investing in research and its talent pipeline as Hynes said TASC “want(s) to be sure that where […] More

  • DRS CEO William Lynn: Finmeccanica NA Refining Growth Strategy - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DRS CEO William Lynn: Finmeccanica NA Refining Growth Strategy

    William Lynn, CEO of Finmeccanica North America, has told Defense News in an interview the business reorganized itself in order to bolster its presence in the domestic and international defense and aerospace markets. The publication reports Lynn, also CEO of Finmeccanica subsidiary DRS Technologies, said Finmeccanica NA’s strategy is to operate as an industrial conglomerate and […] More

  • Executive Profile: Katie Crotty, Praescient Analytics CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Katie Crotty, Praescient Analytics CEO

    Katie Crotty has led Alexandria, Va.-based analytics technology provider Praescient Analytics, since helping co-found the company in 2011 with Patrick Ryan and Yvonne Soto. Crotty is in charge of the company’s work to advance client relationships, manages business development strategies and seeks to implement new technical, training and analytics innovations. Prior to Praescient, she served as deputy […] More

  • Siemens Appoints Three Asia Regional Chief Executives - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Siemens Appoints Three Asia Regional Chief Executives

    Siemens has appointed new chief executives to lead the conglomerate’s operations in China, India and Singapore. Lothar Hermann, current CEO of Siemens’ regional company in Singapore, will serve as chief executive of Siemens’ business in China and will succeed Mei-Wei Cheng after he retires, Siemens said Friday. Armin Bruck will succeed Hermann as CEO of […] More

  • Douglas Raaberg Appointed Northrop UAE CEO; David Perry Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Douglas Raaberg Appointed Northrop UAE CEO; David Perry Comments

    Douglas Raaberg, a former director for Northrop Grumman‘s aerospace systems sector, has been appointed CEO of the company’s United Arab Emirates business. He will assume the role Oct. 14 and be responsible for growth strategies, corporate programs and business relations in the region, Northrop said Monday. David Perry, Northrop corporate vice president and chief global business […] More

  • AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to Chair National CEO Consortium - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to Chair National CEO Consortium

    Randall Stephenson, AT&T chairman and CEO, will serve chairman of the Business Roundtable, an association of 211 CEOs in the country, starting on Jan. 1, 2014. Stephenson, who joined the BRT in January 2009, will serve a two-year term and succeed Boeing president and CEO Jim McNerney, BRT said Wednesday. The BRT’s agenda includes comprehensive tax reform, Social […] More

  • Report: Siemens Eyeing Joe Kaeser to Succeed CEO Peter Loescher - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: Siemens Eyeing Joe Kaeser to Succeed CEO Peter Loescher

    Siemens AG has approached finance chief Joe Kaeser to replace CEO Peter Loescher in a bid to revitalize profitability and operations, Bloomberg BusinessWeek reported Tuesday. Citing an unnamed source, Alex Webb and Angela Maier write Loescher had been in talks on the terms of his departure ahead of a supervisory board meeting to hand down […] More

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