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  • Parsons Hosting Sparta Golf Classic For Wounded Warrior Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Parsons Hosting Sparta Golf Classic For Wounded Warrior Project

    Parsons Corp. is hosting a golf tournament to raise funds for the Wounded Warrior Project, the company announced Thursday. The fifth annual Sparta Charity Golf Classic is taking place Friday at the Augustine Golf Club in Stafford, Va. Parsons took control of the event after acquiring Sparta in 2011 from Cobham plc. for $350 million. […] More

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    GTSI Taps Cobham Defense President Jeremy Wensinger to be COO

    GTSI Corp. has assigned Jeremy Wensinger the duties of managing its core operational activities, announcing today that he is the company’s new chief operating officer. Wensinger previously led Harris Corp.s’ programs for federal civilian and intelligence agencies. GTSI CEO Sterling Phillips praised Wensinger’s expertise in federal IT, saying his experience, which includes leading Harris’ technical services […] More

  • Expert: 'Ludicrous' Price Tags on Cybersecurity Acquisitions - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Expert: 'Ludicrous' Price Tags on Cybersecurity Acquisitions

    The price of cybersecurity firms has been pushed to “ludicrous” levels by defense companies desperate to move into the fast-expanding market, according to an industry expert. Andy Stevens, the chief executive of Cobham, said he was “not even bothering” to pursue acquisition opportunities in cybersecurity because competitors were willing to pay absurd prices, according to […] More

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    Defense Firms Show Off Cyber Products at Arms Fair

    As the annual Eurosatory arms fair continues to be underway, the world’s largest defense weaponry firms are getting a glimpse at the competition. The exhibition, which is currently being attended by some of the world’s most advanced defense weaponry companies, put new tanks, armored vehicles and other weapons of more than 130 countries on display. […] More

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    Jeremy Wensinger Poised to Lead Cobham to Next Level

    Cobham President Jeremy Wensinger spoke with ExecutiveBiz about where he will look for Cobham to grow in the near future: “I think there are two emerging markets for us:  One is an emerging market in the U.S. that relates to the integration of these companies, and the other is in India. In the U.S., if […] More

  • GovCon Daily News Recap - Feb. 19, 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GovCon Daily News Recap – Feb. 19, 2010

    Mischel Kwon, former Director of US-CERT, sees cybersecurity as a ‘group effort.’ The US is using automation to deal with the lack of skilled cyber professionals Cobham wins a $25 million contract with Sikorsky Accumen-Solutions wins cloud-computing contract with HHS Paul McQuillan and John Coster appointed to senior positions with A-T Solutions More

  • Top 10 Cyber Universities Named by The New New Internet - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top 10 Cyber Universities Named by The New New Internet

    The New New Internet has published a list of the Top 10 Universities Preparing Future Cyber Security Professionals.  As the need for cybersecurity professionals swells, universities across the nation are helping to train the next generation of cyber professionals.  Each university on The New New Internet’s list is certified by the Department of Homeland Security […] More

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    Executive Profile: Jason Nizialek of ArgoTek

    Jason Nizialek, valedictorian and voted most likely to succeed in his class at Grand Island High School in Buffalo, NY, and graduate of Duke University, is the President and CEO of ARGOTEK, Inc., an information assurance and systems security engineering subsidiary of British contractor Cobham, plc.  Argotek specializes in information systems security engineering, information assurance enabling technology and standards, […] More

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