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  • Linda Gooden Joins General Motors Board of Directors; Tim Solso Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Linda Gooden Joins General Motors Board of Directors; Tim Solso Comments

    Linda Gooden, formerly an executive vice president at Lockheed Martin, has joined General Motors' board of directors. Gooden served as president of Lockheed’s information technology division and oversaw integrated IT and cyber services for civil, defense, intelligence and other government clients, GM said Thursday. Tim Solso, GM chairman, said Gooden's “background in the aerospace and defense industry provides […] More

  • Linda Gooden Elected to Millennium Corp. Board of Advisors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Linda Gooden Elected to Millennium Corp. Board of Advisors

    Linda Gooden joined Millennium Corp. last week as a member of the service disabled veteran owned small business’ board of advisers. Gooden, former Lockheed Martin executive vice president for information systems and global solutions, came onboard the advisory team that includes Dean G. Poops, Ret. Maj. Gen. David R. Gust and Ret. Brig. Gen. Thomas Cole. “We are extremely […] More

  • Linda Gooden Joining Washington Gas Board Of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Linda Gooden Joining Washington Gas Board Of Directors

    Linda Gooden, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin‘s information systems and global solutions business, has been elected to the boards of directors of Washington Gas and its parent company WGL Holdings, effective April 1 The news follows a Lockheed announcement in January that she will retire from her position at Lockheed April 1 and from the […] More

  • New Lockheed Facility Opens Gulf Coast Technology Hub - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    New Lockheed Facility Opens Gulf Coast Technology Hub

    Wednesday marked the opening of Lockheed Martin‘s 33,000-square-foot mission support center in Clinton, Miss. The center will support diverse mission and technology services and add up to 350 jobs to the Mississippi capital area. The facility will serves as Lockheed’s Gulf Coast technology hub, which will partner with existing east and west coast technology hubs to offer […] More

  • Three Lockheed Execs Named to Fortune's 'Most Powerful Women in Business' List - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Three Lockheed Execs Named to Fortune’s ‘Most Powerful Women in Business’ List

    Fortune Magazine has named three Lockheed Martin executives to its 50 Most Powerful Women in Business list. The magazine recognized Marillyn Hewson, executive vice president of electronic systems (#27); Joanne Maguire, EVP of Lockheed’s space systems company (#29); and Linda Gooden, EVP of information systems and global solutions (#33). “Marillyn, Joanne and Linda exemplify what […] More

  • Lockheed Martin to Open New Mission Support Center - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Martin to Open New Mission Support Center

    Lockheed Martin announced the opening of a new Mission Support Center in the greater Jackson, Miss., area slated to open in September. The center will create 350 new jobs with recruiting starting in May. This is all part of Lockheed's Gulf Coast technology hub and increasing its awareness in the state. Currently, the company has […] More

  • Lockheed Martin Named Biometric Company of the Year - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Martin Named Biometric Company of the Year

    Lockheed Martin announced today Frost and Sullivan named it North American Biometrics Operations and Integrations Company of the Year for its biometrics solutions. Frost and Sullivan, a research and best-practice modeling firm, awarded Lockheed Martin the designation on the basis of customer value, industry leadership, growth and performance. “Lockheed Martin has a proud history of […] More

  • Lockheed Martin Develops Next-Gen ID System to Aid FBI - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Martin Develops Next-Gen ID System to Aid FBI

    Lockheed Martin has developed new technology to revolutionize law enforcement's ability to process fingerprints, with the goal to eventually replace the FBI's existing system serving the same purpose. The defense firm’s Next Generation Identification System boasts with automated fingerprint and latent search capabilities, electronic image storage, and electronic exchange of fingerprints to more than 18,000 […] More

  • President Obama Appoints Linda Gooden to Telecommunications Committee - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    President Obama Appoints Linda Gooden to Telecommunications Committee

    President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint several individuals to the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee, including Lockheed Martin’s Linda Gooden. Linda Gooden is executive vice president of Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions business area and an officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. IS&GS was established in February 2007 and generated more […] More

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    Industry CEOs Tapped as Nominees of Obama's Telecom Advisory Committee

    President Barack Obama yesterday announced his intent to fill two key administration posts, as well as appoint six individuals to the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. In a White House press release, Obama said he intends to nominate Aaron Dworkin and Clyde E. Terry for members of the National Council on the Arts. Dworkin […] More

  • Linda Gooden Appointed to President's Telecommunications Committee - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Linda Gooden Appointed to President’s Telecommunications Committee

    President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate several individuals to the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee, including Lockheed Martin’s Linda Gooden. Gooden is executive vice president of Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions and an officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. IS&GS provides integrated IT solutions, systems and services to support worldwide missions […] More

  • 'Heroines in Technology' Honors Commitment to Community - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    'Heroines in Technology' Honors Commitment to Community

    Female technology leaders will be honored at the 10th annual Heroines in Technology in recognition of their efforts and achievements in serving and helping their communities. The black-tie gala will be held Nov. 12, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Reston, Va., and will include a cocktail reception, dinner, live band, dancing and live and […] More

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