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Executive Profile: Mike Garrity of General Dynamics

ExecutiveBiz - Executive Profile: Mike Garrity of General Dynamics

Mike Garrity is vice president of finance and administration for General Dynamics Information Technology. As such, he oversees the financial, facilities and information technology facets of General Dynamics, as well as the company’s ISO-9001 registered Quality Management System. Before joining General Dynamics, Garrity was program manager for the divestiture of …

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Executive Profile: Ray Whitehead of General Dynamics

ExecutiveBiz - Executive Profile: Ray Whitehead of General Dynamics

Ray Whitehead is Vice President of Business Development and Strategic Planning for General Dynamics. In this position, he is responsible for the management of marketing support systems, business development operations, industry relations and alliances, strategic planning and business growth. Before joining General Dynamics, Whitehead  was Vice President of Business Development and Communications …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, GTEC inked a $94 million deal with Navy, and Northrop and General Dynamics won two Army contracts. CF International won a re-compete five-year deal from the City and County of San Francisco, valued at $6.5 million. Booz Allen, Boeing, Lockheed penned Air Force contracts, and KBR won a …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, Department of Defense awarded Lockheed Martin three contracts, and Raytheon and SAIC won deals from the same department. Raytheon and Northrop Grumman inked Air Force deals, and BAE Systems, L-3, Boeing, General Dynamics and ITT snagged Army contracts. BAE Systems won a U.S. Army contract valued at as …

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Thursday Transactions

This week saw a pair of billion-dollar acquisitions. First, CGI moved to acquire Stanley Associates for an estimated pricetag of $1.07 billion. Then SAP acquired Sybase for a little under $6 billion. Both moves provide the firms with a new sense of synergy moving forward. Also, General Dynamics purchased EBV …

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Wave of Fiscal Results Rolls In

Several major government contractors reported fiscal figures. In case you missed any, here’s a brief rundown: General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) reported first-quarter 2010 earnings from continuing operations of $599 million, or $1.54 per share on a fully diluted basis, compared with 2009 first-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $593 million, or …

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Daily Government Contracting Recap – April 8, 2010

ExecutiveBiz - Daily Government Contracting Recap - April 8, 2010

Learn how to track a hacker. Jeff Zients mandated upgrades for USASpending.gov. Robert Gates called for funding for special operations. FCC’s General Counsel commented on the Comcast Corp. v. FCC ruling. GAO applauded DHS for its National Infrastructure Plan. Raytheon and General Dynamics landed new navy contracts. Lockheed’s mission systems-equipped …

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Daily Government Contracting Recap – March 23, 2010

ExecutiveBiz - Daily Government Contracting Recap - March 23, 2010

WikiLeaks is a threat to national security according to a U.S. Army report…leaked to WikiLeaks. Research is removing the mysticism from DDoS attacks. Russia will crack down on cyber crime. Ahmad Batebi, an Iranian human rights activist, condemned Iran’s recent cyber crackdown. The DC metro area is the nation’s second-greenest, …

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Daily GovCon Recap – March 11, 2010

ExecutiveBiz - Daily GovCon Recap - March 11, 2010

General Dynamics secured a deal to support the FAA’s FAVES program. Northrop Grumman’s Paul K. Russell will lead their new space business unit. ATMs are an inviting target for cyber criminals. Michael Chertoff commented on the lessons learned from CyberShockwave. The Zeus botnet has been disrupted by Spanish police. The …

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