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  • SAIC Wins CGP Excellence in Partnership Award for Veteran Employment Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC Wins CGP Excellence in Partnership Award for Veteran Employment Efforts

    The Coalition for Government Procurement has selected Science Applications International Corp. for the Excellence in Partnership Award for Veteran“™s Employment. SAIC said Tuesday CGP recognized the Reston, Va.-based defense firm for its efforts to launch and operate a veteran program for its employees. The company established its Military/Veterans Business Resource Group in April 2017 in order […] More

  • Coalition to Offer Recommendations for GSA“™s Procurement Operations in Light of Trump“™s Reorg Order - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Coalition to Offer Recommendations for GSA“™s Procurement Operations in Light of Trump“™s Reorg Order

    The Coalition for Government Procurement plans to collaborate with the federal government to provide recommendations for the General Services Administration on how to introduce changes to its acquisition channels, operations and programs in compliance with President Donald Trump“™s executive order on government reorganization. Some of GSA-related matters that CGP plans to address include category management, commercial […] More

  • Phacil Receives Award for Cost-Savings Measures in Govt Contracts; Lori Fischler Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Phacil Receives Award for Cost-Savings Measures in Govt Contracts; Lori Fischler Comments

    Phacil has earned recognition from the Coalition for Government Procurement for the company“™s cost-savings measures put in place for its contracts with the U.S. government. The 2016 Excellence in Partnership Awards for Government Savings is awarded to a federal agency, federal employee or company that has developed methods meant to help the government save costs, […] More

  • Booz Allen EVP Robin Portman Talks Corporate Citizenship, Veteran Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Booz Allen EVP Robin Portman Talks Corporate Citizenship, Veteran Support

    Robin Portman, an executive vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, recently discussed the company’s corporate citizenship and veteran-support initiatives in an Off The Shelf interview, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Portman told Roger Waldron, host of the radio show and president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, that Booz Allen continues to build on its projects that support the community and […] More

  • CGI Federal Wins CGP Best Veteran Hiring Program, Excellence in Partnership Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CGI Federal Wins CGP Best Veteran Hiring Program, Excellence in Partnership Award

    CGI‘s federal sector business has received an Excellence in Partnership award from the Coalition for Government Procurement, which also named CGI Federal as having the Best Veteran Hiring Program. The company said Wednesday the coalition presented the award during a ceremony in Washington and noted CGI’s program for hiring, subcontracting and teaming with military veterans. James Peake, former Department of Veterans Affairs secretary and […] More

  • Roger Waldron: Small Businesses Vulnerable During Govt Shutdown - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Roger Waldron: Small Businesses Vulnerable During Govt Shutdown

    Roger Waldron, Coalition for Government Procurement president, has told Federal News Radio in an interview that small businesses could suffer effects on their cash reserves and margins because of the government shutdown. Waldron told the station contractors should assess their cash flow situations and also consider subcontractors in their strategies. Anthony Robbins, vice president of federal sales at […] More

  • GSA to Release OASIS Contract RFP After the Election; Todd Richards Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GSA to Release OASIS Contract RFP After the Election; Todd Richards Comments

    The General Services Administration will release the draft request for proposals for a new professional services multiple-award contract called One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services at the end of November, Matthew Weigelt reported for FCW. This next-generation contract is designed to address the agencies“™ need for professional service requirements and also offer ancillary support services. […] More

  • Poaching of federal contractors: Industry voices weigh in - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Poaching of federal contractors: Industry voices weigh in

    Recently, the Department of Defense’s Brigadier General Michael Brogan weighed in on a heated topic: poaching of federal contractors. For other takes on the issue, here are some additional perspectives: Renny DiPentima, former CEO, SRA “Poaching” was a constant issue when I was CEO, including “poaching” by the government. While poaching by other government contractors […] More

  • Four questions every government contractor must ask now - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Four questions every government contractor must ask now

    Larry Allen isn“™t one to mince words. “Contractors right now have a target painted on their back,“ says Allen, president of the Coalition for Government Procurement. That prognosis comes on the heels of President Obama“™s recent contracting memo and a subsequent timetable by OMB that“™s focused on five main areas: 1.) Contract review and monitoring, […] More

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