Tag Archives: industry

Perspecta VP Trey Theimer Joins Homeland Security & Defense Business Council Board

Trey Theimer, vice president and account general manager for homeland security at Perspecta, has been appointed to the board of directors at the Homeland Security and Defense Business Council. She joins the board along with Brandon LaBonte, president and CEO of ArdentMC; and Martin Mackes, chief delivery officer of E3 Federal Solutions, the council said …

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FLIR Systems to Reorganize Business Structure Into 3 Operating Units; Jim Cannon Comments

FLIR Systems has announced that it will consolidate its business operations across the government and defense, industrial and commercial components in efforts to simplify the company’s business processes. The company announced Wednesday the restructuring also aims to foster operating synergies and establish management priorities. Jim Cannon, president and CEO at …

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DISA: Small Business Partners Support Tech, Service Delivery to Military Customers

Jessie Showers, infrastructure executive at the Defense Information Systems Agency, has stated that small businesses could help DISA develop and deliver new services and technology in support of the country’s warfighters. DISA said Tuesday it continues to work with small businesses and the larger industry in effort to meet the demand for information and …

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David Johnston: Boeing-Led Team to Help Australia Refresh HF Comm System

A team of companies led by Boeing will help the Australian defense department update the military’s high-frequency communications system under a contract worth more than $26 million. Alcatel Lucent and Ebor Computing will work with Boeing and Australia’s defense materials organization to bring new communications tools to maturity, Australian Defense Minister David Johnston said …

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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 …

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Harris Corp., Florida Polytechnic University Ink Industry Partnership Agreement; Bill Brown Comments

Harris Corp. on Wednesday signed an industry partnership agreement with Florida Polytechnic University to provide students with real-world experience. The university signed its first industry partnership agreement with the company during a ceremony at Harris’ Melbourne, Fla. headquarters, the university announced Wednesday. Under the partnership, Harris senior technical and management staff will …

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Raytheon Subsidiary Listed on Website’s ‘Top 20’ Training Services List; Dave Letts Comments

A Raytheon subsidiary has been selected for a website’s list of the top 20 companies that provide training services to customers. Raytheon Professional Services LLC has made TrainingIndustry.com’s 2013 Top 20 Outsourcing List for six straight years, Raytheon said Wednesday. TrainingIndustry.com chooses the companies in its list based on industry …

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