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GovCon Expert & Deltek SVP Kevin Plexico Receives Second Consecutive Wash100 Award; Executive Mosaic CEO Jim Garrettson Quoted

Kevin Plexico Deltek

Kevin Plexico, senior vice president of Information Solutions for Deltek, has received a 2021 Wash100 Award, which marks his second consecutive Wash100 win, for his leadership and commitment to the government contracting (GovCon) sector and his vision to recognize federal contracting opportunities and the potential shifts to emphasize our nation's adoption of the latest emerging technologies.

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Leidos Gets Cisco Partner Recognition for Federal Contracting Efforts; Vicki Schmanske Quoted

Vicki Schmanske President Leidos Intelligence Group

Leidos has been recognized for its innovation, leadership and performance as Cisco's business partner for federal contracting efforts in defense and intelligence markets. Leidos said Friday it was named Federal Breakaway Partner of the Year as part of the Cisco Partner Summit Global awards, a program that recognizes the outcome-focused programs, innovative processes, sales approaches and effective system architecture of top-performing Cisco partners.

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Westat Gets $94M Contract to Help Education Dept Conduct Early Childhood Longitudinal Studies

Westat Gets $94M Contract to Help Education Dept Conduct Early Childhood Longitudinal Studies - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Westat has secured a potential 10-year, $93.5M contract to help the Department of Education design and perform early childhood longitudinal studies. The Rockville, Md.-based company will assist in department efforts to collect data on children’s early learning and development, preschool care and education experiences, transition into kindergarten and progress through …

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SBA Continues to Promote Federal Contracting Opportunities for Women-Owned Businesses

SBA Continues to Promote Federal Contracting Opportunities for Women-Owned Businesses - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Small Business Administration is working with industry partners to help women-owned companies pursue contracts in the federal government, Federal News Network reported Wednesday. SBA partnered with the Women Impacting Public Policy group and American Express to continue the ChallengeHER program that offers female small business owners a crash-course to …

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Centerstone Executive Search and Consulting Forms New Aerospace, Defense & Security Practice

Centerstone Executive Search and Consulting Forms New Aerospace, Defense & Security Practice - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Centerstone Executive Search and Consulting has established a Washington, D.C.-based practice targeted at defense, aerospace and security sectors as part of efforts to broaden its business portfolio. Jim Donnelly, a more than 25-year talent acquisition professional in the federal contracting sector, has been named managing director of the aerospace, defense and …

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Northrop, Qtec Partner for MDA’s Mentor-Protege Program; Dan Verwiel, Kathryn Broad Comment

Northrop, Qtec Partner for MDA's Mentor-Protege Program; Dan Verwiel, Kathryn Broad Comment - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman and professional services firm Qtec have joined a U.S. Missile Defense Agency mentor-protege program that is meant to encourage small businesses to participate more in federal subcontracts. Northrop said Friday it will mentor Qtec in business development, information assurance, systems engineering and cybersecurity under a three-year agreement. “This …

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Deltek Forecasts Outsourcing Services Growth in Federal IT Market

Deltek Forecasts Outsourcing Services Growth in Federal IT Market - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A new Deltek report indicates the federal information technology market presents challenges as well as opportunities for contractors, the Washington Post reported Monday. Deniece Peterson, research director at Deltek, writes budget cuts have caused agencies to curtail advisory and management support contracts during the past two years. Government investments in cybersecurity, …

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Nancy Peters to Help Leverage Small Business Partnerships at CACI

Nancy Peters to Help Leverage Small Business Partnerships at CACI - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Nancy Peters,  vice president for business development at CACI, has been selected to serve as small business advocate within the company’s Small Business Advocacy Office. CACI established the office to leverage alliances with small businesses and seek new partners to help increase their government contracting activities, the company said Wednesday. …

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