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  • MarkLogic's Amanda Mason Joins Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity at US News STEM Conference - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    MarkLogic's Amanda Mason Joins Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity at US News STEM Conference

    MarkLogic's Amanda Mason has said her experience in the U.S. Air Force has helped her coordinate groups from both the private and public sectors to provide students of cybersecurity learning programs with “hands on experiences,“ U.S. News & World Report reported Friday. Tom Risen writes Mason, director of strategic programs for the intelligence community at […] More

  • Parsons Manager David Warner Joins Seattle's Minority Business Advisory Panel - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Parsons Manager David Warner Joins Seattle’s Minority Business Advisory Panel

    David Warner, manager of western sector road and highway projects at Parsons, has been appointed to serve on the city of Seattle’s advisory committee on women- and minority-owned business enterprises. He will support the city government’s efforts to promote equity in municipal contracting activities, Parsons said Wednesday. “Diversity is one of Parsons’ core values, and we continue to […] More

  • BAE's Ian Graham: Diversity Key in Legal Staff Retention Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE’s Ian Graham: Diversity Key in Legal Staff Retention Efforts

    Ian Graham, general counsel of BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary, believes that an organization must incorporate discipline into its efforts to retain a diverse team of legal professionals, Bloomberg BNA reported Thursday. Graham, who also serves as a senior vice president and corporate secretary at BAE Systems Inc., told the audience during a panel discussion hosted by […] More

  • HP's Marilyn Crouther Wins 2015 NVTC Tech Executive of the Year Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HP's Marilyn Crouther Wins 2015 NVTC Tech Executive of the Year Award

    Marilyn Crouther, senior vice president and general manager of the U.S. public sector at HP Enterprise Services, has won the Tech Executive of the Year award from the Northern Virginia Technology Council. Crouther accepted the recognition Monday at NVTC’s TechCelebration annual banquet in Virginia, the tech council said Monday. Crouther, an inductee into Executive Mosaic's Wash100 list for 2015, […] More

  • Northrop Outlines STEM, Environmental Programs in Corporate Responsibility Report; Wes Bush Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Outlines STEM, Environmental Programs in Corporate Responsibility Report; Wes Bush Comments

    Northrop Grumman has detailed its diversity, ethics, educational and environmental programs in the past year in its 2014 corporate responsibility report. The company said Thursday it achieved a 26.2 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions and contributed nearly $16 million to fund global programs that seek to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. Wes […] More

  • Rebecca Rhoads of Raytheon Selected for University's CIO Leadership Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Rebecca Rhoads of Raytheon Selected for University’s CIO Leadership Award

    Rebecca Rhoads, chief information officer of Raytheon, has been chosen to receive the 2015 Fisher-Hopper Prize for Lifetime Achievement in CIO Leadership award from the University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. The university said Monday it recognized Rhoads for her efforts to promote diversity in the technical workforce as well as science, technology, […] More

  • Capgemini Wins Supplier Diversity Award; Ann Schwemler Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Capgemini Wins Supplier Diversity Award; Ann Schwemler Comments

    Capgemini has won a supplier diversity award from Energy Future Holdings Corp. for its company's initiatives as a multi-tier partner and for supporting diverse suppliers. Capgemini has implemented outreach programs, committed executives to the programs and developed opportunities for its suppliers, the company said Monday. The technology consultant provides tactical procurement services to EFH and […] More

  • Northrop Grumman Makes 'Div50' List for Diversity Efforts, Small Business Outreach - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Grumman Makes ‘Div50’ List for Diversity Efforts, Small Business Outreach

    Northrop Grumman was named fifth on DiversityBusiness.com‘s list of the top 50 companies for multicultural business opportunities, Northrop announced Monday. DiversityBusiness.com assesses a company’s volume, consistency and quality of business initiatives to multicultural suppliers. More than 1.2 million businesses were questioned about diversity in business, according to Northrop. Northrop Grumman cited its business opportunities to […] More

  • Towanna Rovenko of Pitney Bowes Named One of Diversity MBA Magazine's Top Under 50 Diverse Leaders - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Towanna Rovenko of Pitney Bowes Named One of Diversity MBA Magazine’s Top Under 50 Diverse Leaders

    Pitney Bowes announced Towanna Rovenko, customer operations manager and site supervisor with the company's management services unit, has been named to Diversity MBA Magazine’s Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive & Emerging Leaders list. Rovenko joined Pitney Bowes in 2008 and is responsible for managing services and employees in mail, shipping/receiving, reprographics, records management, security, […] More

  • Raytheon Details Ethics, Sustainability and Diversity in Corporate Responsibility Report - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Details Ethics, Sustainability and Diversity in Corporate Responsibility Report

    William H. Swanson, Raytheon Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has released a new report detailing its recent corporate responsibility efforts, noting the company's accomplishments in ethics, sustainability and diversity among a host of others. “Raytheon continues to strengthen and broaden its commitment to corporate responsibility, and our gains have been measurable and meaningful,” said Raytheon Chairman […] More

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    ITT Wins Top Diversity Prize

    ITT has won the Diversity Leader award from Profiles in Diversity Journal for the second year in a row, the company announced this week. Diversity is becoming an ever-more popular way to attract the best and brightest to the world of government contracting. The company was honored for its inclusive hiring and promotion policies, as […] More

  • Government Contractors Garner Prestigious Diversity Rating - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Government Contractors Garner Prestigious Diversity Rating

    A number of government contractors have won diversity honors from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, an organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. A total of 337 companies nationwide received the foundation's top marks, including Booz Allen Hamilton, Northrop Grumman, Boeing, Dell, and HP. The foundation ranked companies in its corporate index […] More

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