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  • Exclusive: Larry Prior on his new role at ManTech - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Exclusive: Larry Prior on his new role at ManTech

    It's been a little over a month since Larry Prior was named president and COO of ManTech International Corporation, and it's already clear which title he prefers. “I am first and foremost an operator,“ says Prior. “The chief operating officer cares a lot about top line growth, taking care of people, and executing programs for […] More

  • Larry Prior: ExecutiveBiz Exclusive Interview - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Larry Prior: ExecutiveBiz Exclusive Interview

    Here’s a re-cap of a few executive transitions since early June: Larry Prior moved to ManTech, Walt Havenstein moved to SAIC, and Tony Zinni moved to BAE.  In his first interview since taking office, Larry Prior talked about his top priorities and how he’s furthering ManTech’s position as an ‘essential partner’ in cyber and national security. […] More

  • Melissa Hathaway Resigns as Acting Cyber Czar - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Melissa Hathaway Resigns as Acting Cyber Czar

    Melissa Hathaway, the ExecutiveBiz Top 10 Game Changer to Watch in ’09 who completed the Obama administration’s cybersecurity review in April and has served as the White House’s acting cybersecurity czar announced her resignation today, citing personal reasons.  Her resignation will take effect August 24th. The White House is considering candidates for the position of Cyber Coordinator, which the […] More

  • Anne Altman tapped IBM General Manager, Global Sector - top government contractors - best government contracting event

    Anne Altman tapped IBM General Manager, Global Sector

    After two years of leading IBM’s System z business, Anne Altman has been tapped IBM General Manager of the Global Sector. In her new role, which is set to begin Aug. 1, Altman will lead IBM’s global solutions and technology sales for government, education, health care, life sciences and pharmaceutical industries. Altman says she’s “thrilled” […] More

  • Mark Stone Replaces Jim O'Neill as CEO of Siemens Enterprise Communications - top government contractors - best government contracting event

    Mark Stone Replaces Jim O’Neill as CEO of Siemens Enterprise Communications

    The restructuring of Siemens by majority owner The Gores Group will also brings personnel changes. CEO Jim O’ Neill, in office since October 2008 and one of ExecutiveBiz’s Top 20 People to Watch in ’09, will be replaced by Mark Stone, who has served as chairman of board of Siemens Enterprise Communications Group since October […] More

  • Robin Lineberger: BearingPoint to Deloitte "seamless" transition - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Robin Lineberger: BearingPoint to Deloitte “seamless” transition

    You'd think that Chapter 11 would spell bad news for any company. But for BearingPoint's North American Public Services practice it was just the beginning of a bold new start. Back in May, Deloitte purchased nearly all the assets of the unit, which unlike its parent company, had achieved record bookings in the second half […] More

  • Mark Gerencser: Build a Cyber Megacommunity in 5 Easy Steps - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Mark Gerencser: Build a Cyber Megacommunity in 5 Easy Steps

    Cyber Community in 5 easy steps? OK, maybe the steps aren’t that easy, but they can simplify and improve your focus on building a more cooperative and efficient cybersecurity model across industry and government. Mark Gerencser is the author of the well known book Megacommunities and the following is taken from his recent ExecutiveBiz interview: Click here for […] More

  • SAIC names Walt Havenstein CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event

    SAIC names Walt Havenstein CEO

    It’s official: Walt Havenstein has been named CEO of SAIC, the scientific, engineering, and technology applications company with 45,000 employees. Havenstein will become CEO on September 21. He will also become member of SAIC’s board of directors. Havenstein most recently served as chief operating officer and member of the board of directors for BAE Systems […] More

  • Walt Havenstein departs BAE Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Walt Havenstein departs BAE Systems

    Walt Havenstein has just resigned as director and chief operating officer of BAE Systems, plc, and has stepped down as president and CEO of BAE Systems, Inc., a fully-owned subsidiary of the global company. Havenstein’s resignation will take effect Friday, June 26, and he will leave BAE Systems, Inc., this coming September. Meanwhile, BAE reports […] More

  • Budget Cuts Prompt GovCon's Identity Shift - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Budget Cuts Prompt GovCon’s Identity Shift

    Responding to recent budget changes from the new administration, government contractors like Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin are increasingly diversifying their national defense strategy to include civillian and business assets. The new administration’s defense budget includes major cuts to Missile Defense, Future Combat Systems and Navy shipbuilding operations, as well as killing controversial programs to build a new presidential […] More

  • Larry Prior named ManTech President and COO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Larry Prior named ManTech President and COO

    We called him a Beltway Game Changer to watch. Now, this just in: Larry Prior, who has served as chief operating officer of Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) since October 2007, has just accepted the position of president and COO of ManTech International Corporation. The news was announced this morning by ManTech’s CEO and chairman […] More

  • Secretary Chertoff Speaks to Potomac Officers Club - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Secretary Chertoff Speaks to Potomac Officers Club

    Secretary Chertoff will address the Potomac Officers Club on July 16th, so mark those calendars.  Members and invited guests can click here to register.  It’s been a busy couple of months for former Homeland Security Secretary. He’s started his own security consulting firm, the Chertoff Group  and  joined the law firm Covington & Burling as […] More

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