Tag Archives: CIA

ManTech’s George Pedersen Gets CIA Officers Memorial Foundation Award; Kevin Phillips Comments

George Pedersen, co-founder, chairman and CEO of ManTech International, has received the CIA Officers Memorial Foundation’s Patriots award in recognition of his commitment to support the CIA’s mission and the country it serves. ManTech said Thursday that John McLaughlin and Jerry Komisar, respectively chairman and president of the CIA Officers Memorial Foundation, presented the …

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Forcepoint to Hold Cybersecurity Leadership Forum in April

Forcepoint is set to conduct the Cybersecurity Leadership Forum on April 11 at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, Virginia, to facilitate discussions on cyber threats and strategies with security professionals and leaders from industry, federal and state government agencies, defense and intelligence communities. Michael Hayden, a retired U.S. Air Force general; …

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Former Intell Community CIO Al Tarasiuk Joins Digital Reasoning Board; Tim Estes Comments

Al Tarasiuk, chief security officer at Deutsche Bank and a more than 26-year federal service veteran, has joined the board of directors of Nashville, Tennessee-based cognitive computing software developer Digital Reasoning. Digital Reasoning said Thursday that Tarasiuk previously served as the intelligence community chief information officer at the Office of the Director of National …

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FCi Federal Creates Advisory Board to Support Expansion Initiatives; Scott Miller Comments

Ashburn, Virginia-based FCi Federal has established a board of advisers as the professional services company looks to expand its market footprint and grow its portfolio. The advisory board consists of public and private sector veterans with background in immigration, intelligence, diplomacy, transportation and homeland security, FCi Federal said Monday. “The formation of …

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INSA Names Defense & Intell Analyst Larry Hanauer as Policy VP

Larry Hanauer, a former senior international policy analyst at RAND Corp., has joined the Intelligence and National Security Alliance as vice president for policy. He will oversee the nonprofit organization’s councils, task forces and other member-driven groups that aim to address national security issues through thought leadership and collaborative, public-private recommendations, INSA said …

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Former DIA Official David Shedd Joins SOSi’s Board of Advisers

David Shedd, a former deputy director and acting director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, has joined SOS International‘s board of advisers. Shedd will help the company with regards to leadership, growth and governance along with the other business, defense and government leaders in the advisory board, SOSi said Tuesday. “David’s experience in the intelligence community and …

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IGS Adds Intell Community Vet David Shedd to Board of Directors; Michael Maples Comments

David Shedd, formerly acting director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, has joined the board of directors of Huntsville, Alabama-based geospatial software provider Intergraph Government Solutions. Michael Maples, IGS board chairman and a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general, said Tuesday the company will leverage Shedd’s insights and experience in the intelligence …

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Mitre Vice Chairman Donald Kerr Receives AFCEA Award for Intelligence Community Contributions

The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International has selected Mitre Corp. Vice Chairman Donald Kerr as a recipient of the 2016 Charlie Allen Award for Distinguished Intelligence Service. AFCEA said Wednesday the award recognizes senior-level intelligence leaders whose contributions have supported the intelligence community. Kerr’s career includes roles as principal deputy national intelligence director, director of the …

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Cloudera to Hold Fifth Data Analytics Conference

Cloudera will hold its fifth annual conference on data analytics in Washington on March 15 to discuss how agencies execute their decisions and reduce costs through the use of data. The 2016 Cloudera Government Forum will convene public and private sector professionals and government officials such as Rep. William Hurd …

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Executive Profile: Bill Richardson, Analysis Director at Thomson Reuters Special Services

Bill Richardson serves as director of analysis at Thomson Reuters‘ special services business, where he oversees the delivery of analytical insights on insider threat countermeasures to clients. Prior to this role, Richardson worked in various analytic and leadership positions at the CIA  for 32 years. He served in the agency’s Senior Intelligence Service and …

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