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  • Executive Spotlight: Interview with Melvin Greer, Intel's Chief Data Scientist - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Interview with Melvin Greer, Intel’s Chief Data Scientist

    Melvin Greer is Chief Data Scientist, Public Sector Americas, at Intel Corporation. He is responsible for building Intel's data science platform through artificial intelligence, machine learning, and cognitive computing. His systems and software engineering experience has resulted in patented inventions in cloud computing, synthetic biology, and IoT bio-sensors for edge analytics. He has received the […] More

  • Former Apple, Cisco Executive Stephanie Carullo Named New COO of Box - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former Apple, Cisco Executive Stephanie Carullo Named New COO of Box

    Dan Levin, the longstanding chief operating officer of the cloud storage and document sharing company Box is stepping down, and will be replaced by former Apple and Cisco executive Stephanie Carullo, reports Biz Journals. Carullo worked in sales at IBM for 14 years and was then employed in various sales leadership positions at Telstra, Cisco and Apple. She was most recently employed by […] More

  • OPM Drafts New Leave Policies for Federal Employees - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    OPM Drafts New Leave Policies for Federal Employees

    The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has drafted new rules that will reduce the use of paid administrative leave for employee under investigation for misconduct, a change to the 2016 Administrative Act. The proposed regulation was posted to the Federal Register Thursday and is open for comments until August 14. Under the proposed change, agencies may not place an […] More

  • Noblis Awarded $3B National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) IDIQ Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Noblis Awarded $3B National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) IDIQ Contract

    Noblis, Inc., a nonprofit provider of science, technology, and strategy services to government agencies, has been awarded a $3 billion (ceiling across all five ProTech domains) IDIQ award contract from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA.) The contract runs through 2022 with a two- year base period and three one- year options and provides program […] More

  • Job Growth Jumps 222,000 in June - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Job Growth Jumps 222,000 in June

    The U.S. economy added 222,000 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate held at 4.4 percent, according to a government report Friday. Job growth has averaged approximately 180,000 per month in 2017, slightly above the 187,000 mark in 2016.Wages remained stagnant, rising only a sluggish 0.2 percent. Hourly earnings on an annualized basis grew 2.5 […] More

  • Capgemini Expects to Hire Over 20,000 in India - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Capgemini Expects to Hire Over 20,000 in India

    The French IT services consultant company Capgemini expects to hire over 20,000 people in India, The Economic Times reported. The company has reskilled 45,000 employees as it moves toward automation. “We are investing a lot of money in the development of training programs because automation and the integration of automation is leading to a lot of […] More

  • Amazon to Create 1,500 Full-Time Jobs at New Salt Lake City Fulfillment Center - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Amazon to Create 1,500 Full-Time Jobs at New Salt Lake City Fulfillment Center

    Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Thursday that it will create 1,500 full-time hourly associate roles at its first Utah fulfillment center in Salt Lake City. “We are excited to continue growing our team with the first fulfillment center in Utah,“ said Akash Chauhan, Amazon's Vice President of North American operations. “In Utah, there are already more […] More

  • DSA Acquires Project Performance Company - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DSA Acquires Project Performance Company

    Data Systems Analysts, Inc. (DSA) has acquired Project Performance Company LLC (PPC,) a government information technology (IT) solutions provider with expertise in enterprise systems development and integration, information and knowledge management, cyber security, information assurance, energy management and environmental sustainability. Together, they will provide mission critical solutions to customers across the Government IT market. “This […] More

  • David Zolet Named as LMI's Next President and CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    David Zolet Named as LMI’s Next President and CEO

    LMI, a federal government management consulting firm, announced Thursday that David W. Zolet, former executive vice president of CSC, will become its 11th president and chief executive officer. “We're confident that Dave's proven leadership and experience are just what LMI needs to grow and expand its mission to improve the management of government,“ said Michael […] More

  • Alan Estevez Joins Deloitte's Federal Practice; Nathan Houser Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Alan Estevez Joins Deloitte's Federal Practice; Nathan Houser Comments

    Alan Estevez joined Deloitte Consulting LLP’s federal practice as a national security strategy and logistics executive, where he will work with a range of clients to help innovate and transform their acquisition, logistics, supply chain and sustainment operations, the company announced Tuesday. “Estevez's 36 years of experience at the U.S. Department of Defense and leadership […] More

  • Parsons Awarded NC Interchange Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Parsons Awarded NC Interchange Contract

    Parsons was awarded a contract by the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) to perform design services for the I-26/US 74/ NC 108 interchange improvements in Polk County, NC, the company announced Tuesday. The project will provide ramp connections and relieve congestion between westbound I-26 to eastbound US 74 and westbound US 74 to eastbound […] More

  • CSRA Named to Global Top 100 in IT - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CSRA Named to Global Top 100 in IT

     CSRA Inc. (NYSE: CSRA) was named in Gartner’s Top 100 IT companies, the company announced in a press release Thursday. CSRA also jumped 143 spots to #100 in IT leadership.  “We are proud to see CSRA's success recognized by this year's list of Gartner's Global Top 100 IT companies,“ said CSRA President and CEO Larry […] More

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