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  • Profile: SAIC CIO Charles Beard - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: SAIC CIO Charles Beard

    Charles Beard currently serves as chief information officer and senior vice president for Science Applications International Corp. Prior to joining SAIC, Beard served as director of Aerospace and Defense consulting for the Oliver Wyman division of Marsh & McLennan, where he worked as a strategic advisor. Charles began his career as a Space and Missile […] More

  • KPMG Completes Acquisition of Optimum Solutions; CEO John B. Veihmeyer Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    KPMG Completes Acquisition of Optimum Solutions; CEO John B. Veihmeyer Comments

    KPMG has today completed the acquisition of Optimum Solutions, which utilizes Oracle's enterprise software. The acquisition advances KPMG's Oracle consulting business. The business helps clients use technology to transform key operations which include human capital management, finance and accounting, business intelligence and supply chain management. “The addition of Optimum Solutions immediately helps KPMG address the […] More

  • KPMG Appoints Lynne M. Doughtie and Carl Carande to New Roles at the Firm - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    KPMG Appoints Lynne M. Doughtie and Carl Carande to New Roles at the Firm

    KPMG has announced the recent appointments of Lynne M. Doughtie as vice chair-Advisory and Carl Carande as national managing partner-Advisory. Doughtie will succeed Mark Goodburn and Carande will succeed Doughtie“™s former role at the firm as its national managing partner. Doughtie“™s responsibilities include leading Advisory for KPMG in the Americas Region, a network of KPMG […] More

  • Alnesh Mohan, Former KPMG Tax Manager, Named CFO for Rye Patch Gold Corp. - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Alnesh Mohan, Former KPMG Tax Manager, Named CFO for Rye Patch Gold Corp.

    Alnesh Mohan, former tax manager for KPMG, has been named chief financial officer for Rye Patch Gold Corp. Mohan currently serves as a chartered accountant and partner at Quantum Advisory Partners LLP, a chartered accounting firm specializing in providing accounting and financial reporting support to junior resource companies. Prior to joining Quantum, Mohan spent over […] More

  • KPMG Selects Accounting Firm Berris Mangan to Join the Company; Rob Brouwer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    KPMG Selects Accounting Firm Berris Mangan to Join the Company; Rob Brouwer

    KPMG LLP recently announced Vancouver accounting firm Berris Mangan will be joining the firm to expand the company's Vancouver operations. According to digitaljournal.com, KPMG says Berris Mangan's capabilities will strengthen its Enterprise practice. “This seasoned team is a perfect fit with our Enterprise practice and demonstrates our commitment to this market and to Vancouver entrepreneurs,“ […] More

  • KPMG Launches Employee Volunteer Campaign in Honor of 9/11 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    KPMG Launches Employee Volunteer Campaign in Honor of 9/11

    KPMG LLP announced today that it has launched a nationwide employee volunteer campaign, titled “Service in Remembrance,” to commemorate the 10th anniversary of September 11. As part of the campaign, which will take place from September 6-11, thousands of KPMG partners and employees will volunteer at more than 200 non-profits across the country. All members […] More

  • KPMG Launches Job Search App for College Students - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    KPMG Launches Job Search App for College Students

    KPMG LLP announced today the release of a new smartphone app designed to help college students prepare for their job searches in today’s competitive employment environment. The KPMG GO app is now available for download for iPhones and iPads and delivers videos, articles, blog posts and branding tips from KPMG partners, as well as professionals […] More

  • William Phillips - Principal, Federal Advisory Practice, KPMG LLP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    William Phillips – Principal, Federal Advisory Practice, KPMG LLP

    William Phillips currently serves as principal and leader of the federal advisory practice at KPMG LLP. In this position, he is responsible for the development and execution of the unit’s business strategy and operations for clients across the federal government. He oversees the group’s client services, which include financial management improvement, strategy, IT security and […] More

  • Profile: James 'Jim' L. Zarnick of Deloitte - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: James 'Jim' L. Zarnick of Deloitte

    As national director of information technology for Deloitte’s Federal Practice, Jim Zarnick is responsible for the direction and execution of the work the Deloitte IT organization performs in support of the federal practice. When Deloitte acquired BearingPoint in 2009, Zarnick was named director of international operations for Deloitte Consulting LLP. In April 2010, he transferred […] More

  • Fairfax County to See Economic Boost from Influx of KPMG Jobs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Fairfax County to See Economic Boost from Influx of KPMG Jobs

    KPMG, a audit, tax and advisory firm, is planning to expand its office in Fairfax County by almost 400 positions. “We're delighted to be expanding in Fairfax County,“ said Candy Duncan, managing partner for KPMG's Washington Metropolitan area.  “Tysons was the best fit among the options we considered, in part because our customer base in […] More

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