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  • Michael Niggel: ACT I Helps Sponsor PSC-Hosted Acquisition Mgmt Conference - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 and Budget‘s efforts to help […] More

  • Amazon Business' Anne Rung: E-Commerce Platform Would Offer Spending Visibility for Agencies - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 the identification of clients' requirements. […] More

  • Paul Lombardi, Stan Soloway Inducted Into Hall of Fame at Greater Washington GovCon Awards - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 Chamber of Commerce and Professional […] More

  • 2015 Washington Govcon Award Finalists Unveiled, Paul Lombardi to Get Hall of Fame Induction - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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. “Each year we are privileged […] More

  • ExecutiveBiz's third annual list of Beltway Game Changers to Watch - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ExecutiveBiz’s third annual list of Beltway Game Changers to Watch

    This is the year of aggressive competition. Tightening federal budgets, plus the insourcing push, are proving as much. But while many say government contracting is entering a lean, mean next couple years, there’s still plenty of market opportunity. The trick is knowing who’s changing the game “” and setting the terms “” so you can […] More

  • OFPP to Expand "Inherently Governmental" Definition - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    OFPP to Expand “Inherently Governmental” Definition

    According to a draft policy letter published by OMB today, the Office of Federal Procurement Policy plans to adopt the definition of “inherently governmental” functions from the Federal Activities Inventory Reform Act (FAIR Act) of 1998, to supplant the current definition in Subpart 7.5 of the Federal Acquisition Regulation. The letter says OMB intends to […] More

  • OFPP Administrator Dan Gordon: Inherently Governmental Definition Coming - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    OFPP Administrator Dan Gordon: Inherently Governmental Definition Coming

    OFPP Administrator Dan Gordon, speaking at a breakfast last Thursday,  hopes to complete a draft policy letter which redefines inherently governmental functions by the end of March. “The goal is to get public comment eventually finalize this OFPP policy letter and then be sure everyone knows the rules of the game and that we are […] More

  • Seven things to know about OFPP nominee Dan Gordon - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 A. Denett resigned as administrator […] More

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