Tag Archives: Office of Federal Procurement Policy

Amazon Business’ Anne Rung: Online Marketplaces Could Help Agencies Meet Competition Requirements

Anne Rung, director of government for Amazon Business, has said online marketplaces could help federal agencies comply with competition requirements and achieve spending transparency and competitive pricing in terms of government procurement. Rung wrote in a FedScoop article published Thursday that agencies seeking to meet their small business spending goals could benefit …

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Michael Niggel: ACT I Helps Sponsor PSC-Hosted Acquisition Mgmt Conference

Advanced Concepts and Technologies International has sponsored a recent Professional Services Council event that featured discussions on government procurement trends that affect industry. ACT I said Wednesday CEO Michael Niggel introduced Lesley Field, acting administrator at the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, at PSC’s Federal Acquisition Conference where she spoke about the Office of Management …

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Amazon Business’ Anne Rung: E-Commerce Platform Would Offer Spending Visibility for Agencies

Anne Rung, director of government sector at Amazon Business, has said adopting an e-commerce platform could help federal agencies manage spending transparency and compliance with acquisition policies, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Rung told the station in an interview that the federal government should implement an approach that begins with …

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Executive Spotlight: Interview with Brian Fisher, SVP & General Counsel of Alion Science & Technology

Making innovative impacts across industry from the lab to the battle space, Alion Science and Technology supports clients across six core capability areas: ISR Technology; Live, Virtual, Constructive Training; Modernization and Sustainment; Network and Software Engineering; Systems Engineering and Integration; and Weapons Platforms. To comment on what values drive the …

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Paul Lombardi, Stan Soloway Inducted Into Hall of Fame at Greater Washington GovCon Awards

Former DynCorp International CEO Paul Lombardi and Stan Soloway, the departing president and CEO of the Professional Services Council, have been inducted into the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards Hall of Fame. Other winning executives and companies at the 13th Annual Greater Washington GovCon Awards were named in a ceremony held Thursday. The Fairfax County …

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OMB Taps ICF, ASI for Govt Digital Services Acquisition Training; Jeffrey Neal Comments

A team of ICF International and ASI Government will provide training to federal acquisition professionals as part of the Office of Management and Budget‘s Digital Service Contracting Professional Training and Development Program. The companies said Thursday they will work with the U.S. Digital Service and Office of Federal Procurement Policy to support a six-month pilot program that will …

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2015 Washington Govcon Award Finalists Unveiled, Paul Lombardi to Get Hall of Fame Induction

The Professional Services Council and Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce have named the finalists for government contracting vendor and executive honors at the 13th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards Nov. 5. PSC said Thursday the awards recognize the leadership, commitment and innovation of businesses and leaders in the Washington metropolitan area’s government contracting community. …

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Seven things to know about OFPP nominee Dan Gordon

He’s been called a nebbish with a heart. Now Dan Gordon, GAO’s currently acting general counsel, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as Office of Federal Policy Procurement administrator. It’s been a little over a year since the office of OFPP has been without a permanent leader (Paul …

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