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  • Vencore, George Mason University to Develop Cyber Risk Assessment Tool; Mac Curtis Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Vencore, George Mason University to Develop Cyber Risk Assessment Tool; Mac Curtis Comments

    Vencore has partnered with George Mason University’s school of business to create a deployable cyber risk assessment tool and methodology for federal agencies. Vencore said Wednesday the team will work on a data valuation architecture design and develop models based on the design to calculate the potential financial impact in case of a data breach. “It is currently difficult to measure […] More

  • John Hillen on Building GovCon into GMU's School of Management, DC-Area Business Education, And His Opportunity to "Get Smarter" - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    John Hillen on Building GovCon into GMU’s School of Management, DC-Area Business Education, And His Opportunity to “Get Smarter”

    John Hillen served as president and CEO of Sotera Defense Solutions from 2008 through mid-June 2013, transforming a company that “started with a handful of us, an idea from my colleague Ron Jones, and an initial investor backing the idea“ into a prime mid-tier defense and intelligence contractor that undertook a successful IPO and was […] More

  • Report: Over Half of Job Losses Due to Sequestration Would Come From Small Businesses - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: Over Half of Job Losses Due to Sequestration Would Come From Small Businesses

    If sequestration occurs, 52% of all job losses will come from small businesses, a study previously covered on ExecutiveBiz has forecast. A KansasCity.com article details the struggles of a number of small business owners suffering from recession, and dreading the thought of lost federal business while highlighting aspects of that study. Catherine Giordano, CEO of Knowledge Information Solutions […] More

  • Profile: Jeff Handy, Fulcrum IT Services President and CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: Jeff Handy, Fulcrum IT Services President and CEO

    Jeff Handy is president and CEO of Fulcrum IT Services, where he manages overall company performance, profitability and growth in the technical services area. Prior to joining Fulcrum, Handy served as president of Government Micro Resources Inc., where GMRI credits him with transitioning that company from being a reseller of commercial products to an IT […] More

  • Northern Virginia: Home of GovCon - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northern Virginia: Home of GovCon

    Northern Virginia is headquarters to a number of government contracting firms. Earlier this year, Northrop Grumman announced its decision to move the company's headquarters to northern Virginia. The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have seen a ramp up in the amount of money given out for federal contracts. Contractors in the northern Virginia area “get […] More

  • ExecutiveBiz Interviews Bob McDonnell: "We Need to Keep Taxes, Regulation and Litigation to a Minimum" - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ExecutiveBiz Interviews Bob McDonnell: “We Need to Keep Taxes, Regulation and Litigation to a Minimum”

    ExecutiveBiz recently had the pleasure of speaking with ex-Virginia Attorney General and current candidate for Governor of Virginia, Bob McDonnell.  In this ExecutiveBiz exclusive interview, McDonnell outlines his plans for ensuring Virginia’s energy independence and promoting the growth of Virginia’s small businesses, and highlights his political, military, and executive leadership experience. ExecutiveBiz:  How do you plan […] More

  • Full Plate for Rep. Tom Davis - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Full Plate for Rep. Tom Davis

    After serving Virginia“™s 11th congressional district for 13 years, Rep. Tom Davis decided to step down from his congressional seat this year and will make the switch from governmental office into the corporate world.  As reported in the Washingon Post, Rep. Davis has also elected to serve as a director of Deloitte’s DC area operations.  For Davis, […] More

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