Tag Archives: “George Pedersen”

ManTech Supports Career Transition Program for Women Vets; George Pedersen Quoted

ManTech International has collaborated with Final Salute to help female military veterans transition to private sector careers through the nonprofit’s Next Uniform program. Omari Faulkner, military ambassador at ManTech, wrote in an article published Wednesday the company pledged to support universities, organizations and programs that assist women who seek employment after serving in the military. The …

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ManTech’s George Pedersen Gets CIA Officers Memorial Foundation Award; Kevin Phillips Comments

George Pedersen, co-founder, chairman and CEO of ManTech International, has received the CIA Officers Memorial Foundation’s Patriots award in recognition of his commitment to support the CIA’s mission and the country it serves. ManTech said Thursday that John McLaughlin and Jerry Komisar, respectively chairman and president of the CIA Officers Memorial Foundation, presented the …

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ManTech CEO George Pedersen to Ring NASDAQ Closing Bell

ManTech International Chairman and CEO George Pedersen will ring the closing bell Tuesday at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York, the company announced Monday. The Fairfax, Va.-based information technology and technical services firm is celebrating its 10th anniversary of trading on the NASDAQ market. Pedersen said the company’s stockholders help …

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Area Firms Recognized for Hiring Veterans

Government contractors have long seen the value of employing military personnel. Veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce often begin their job searches in contractor HR departments. As proof of the semiotic relationship between the military and the contracting industry, CivilianJobs.com recognized several area contracting firms this week when it released …

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ManTech President George Pedersen Receives Award

President and CEO of ManTech George J. Pedersen has received the 2011 Eagle Award from Federal Computer Week magazine. In particular, Pedersen’s role in ManTech’s growth last year was highlighted as one of the biggest accomplishments in the federal government IT. Pedersen was responsible for ManTech’s acquisition of Sensor Technologies, …

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The Top 20 People to Watch in 2011

As the countdown to 2011 begins, ExecutiveBiz brings you its third annual list of the Top 20 People to Watch. From government to industry, this year’s list highlights individuals focused, largely, on two critical fronts: in government, cost-efficiency and national security; on the industry side, new innovation — and the …

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Bill Varner to be Group COO in ManTech Restructuring

ManTech International Corporation has announced a company restructuring following last month’s departure of Larry Prior, formerly COO of ManTech. The restructuring will see the presidents of ManTech’s three operating groups also taking over as chief operating officers of their respective organizations. Each group president will report to ManTech’s Chairman and …

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ManTech’s George Pedersen Dissects Fiscal Results

ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) noted some positive fiscal findings for the second quarter of fiscal year 2010, ending June 30, 2010: “Revenue was $661.6 million, up 29 percent (13 percent organic) from second quarter fiscal year 2009 (FY09). Net Income was $32.2 million, up 13 percent from second quarter FY09.  …

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The GovCon Ripple Effect

In the government-contracting community, one executive move can have a chain-reaction effect. While every year sees executive moves throughout the govcon community, this past year has demonstrated just how each move influences other executives. Back in June last year, Bob Coleman stepped down as the president and chief operating officer …

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Bill Varner: Cybersecurity is the No. 1 Threat Facing Our Nation

As interest in cybersecurity continues to grow, a number of firms have looked to build a cyber capability through acquisitions or by building the capability within the company. Companies like ManTech are considered to be leaders in the still nascent cybersecurity market. “We are totally mission focused,” Bill Varner, president …

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