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  • Northup Grumman“™s Hugh Taylor Wins IT Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northup Grumman“™s Hugh Taylor Wins IT Award

    Northrop Grumman“™s Hugh Taylor has recently been named one of 2008“™s Most Important Blacks in Technology by the editors of U.S. Black Engineer and Information Technology magazine. Taylor is the former Northrop Grumman Chief Information Officer overseeing more than $1 billion in IT assets, processes and personnel. Now, in his role as Interim President of […] More

  • David Wyld: An Expert on Government Blogging - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    David Wyld: An Expert on Government Blogging

    I just finished reading a fascinating report by David Wyld called The Blogging Revolution: Government in the Age of Web 2.0. Not only was it academically rigorous, but it was also a fun read. Now that“™s a rare achievement. Wyld is the Robert Maurin Professor of Management at Southeastern Louisiana University, where he directs the […] More

  • Chris Rasmussen: A Dynamic Thought Leader in Intelligence - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Chris Rasmussen: A Dynamic Thought Leader in Intelligence

    Since 9/11, the intelligence community has been looking for ways to do a better job of sharing information between agencies. Chris Rasmussen is a knowledge manager and trainer for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency within the Department of Defense, and he“™s a dynamic part of that effort. He’s a thought leader in the application of Web […] More

  • How Web 2.0 Is Shaping Politics - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    How Web 2.0 Is Shaping Politics

    All of the panels at the upcoming Web 2.0 conference on November 1 look excellent, but there“™s one I“™m particularly interested in. “Politics on the Web, by the Web, and for the Web“ at The New New Internet conference features four very talented individuals from the world of politics and technology. Together, this panel should […] More

  • Dr. Brand Niemann: A Web 2.0 Leader in Government - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dr. Brand Niemann: A Web 2.0 Leader in Government

    Dr. Brand Niemann is a leader in the use of Web 2.0 technology in the public sector. With a 27-year government career under his belt, he currently serves as Senior Enterprise Architect in the Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Environmental Protection Agency. ExecutiveBiz is honored to have him speak in the […] More

  • Hughes Communications Brings Satellite Internet to Rural Areas - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Hughes Communications Brings Satellite Internet to Rural Areas

    Hughes Communications is about to make my life so much easier. Let me explain. My mom lives in rural Northwest Washington state, where the biggest development each time I visit is the location of the newest clear-cut. It“™s rural. Very, very rural. My normally timid retired mother has learned to drive like a bat out […] More

  • More Leading Executives at Walker & Dunlop Reception - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    More Leading Executives at Walker & Dunlop Reception

    As promised, this post follows up on yesterday“™s account of the Walker & Dunlop reception. Held last Wednesday, the event was hosted by the firm“™s CEO, Will Walker, who has extensive senior management experience. The firm“™s gathering gave some of the DC region“™s leading executives a chance to exchange business cards, talk shop, and even […] More

  • Top Executives Mingle at Walker & Dunlop Reception - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top Executives Mingle at Walker & Dunlop Reception

    The Post“™s WashBiz Blog published a piece on Friday that looked like the “bold“ setting had gotten stuck on the writer“™s keyboard. The usage was appropriate, though, as the article highlighted the names of top executives who had attended Walker & Dunlop“™s Wednesday reception at the Metropolitan Club. Located in Bethesda, Walker & Dunlop is […] More

  • Interview with Tim Ferriss, Author of The 4-Hour Workweek - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Interview with Tim Ferriss, Author of The 4-Hour Workweek

    Do you want to carve between 10 and 30 hours out of your work week in just 2 to 4 weeks? Convince your employer to let you work from home? Begin living your retirement now instead of putting it off to the last 20 years of your life? Get specific tips you can begin applying […] More

  • CACI's Cofoni Replaces London as CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CACI’s Cofoni Replaces London as CEO

    Paul Cofoni has been tapped to replaced Dr. J.P. “Jack“ London as CEO of CACI. Dr. London will stay on board as Chairman. A former Naval Officer, Dr. London“™s leadership brought stunning growth to CACI, and led CACI’s rapid entrée into the information security and Intelligence Community arenas. Cofoni has big shoes to fill as […] More

  • Interview with TW Scott, CEO of Raytheon's Intelligence and Information Systems Division - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Interview with TW Scott, CEO of Raytheon’s Intelligence and Information Systems Division

    For this week’s e-magazine, we interviewed TW Scott, CEO of Raytheon’s Intelligence and Information Systems Division.  We covered a lot of information, including: TW’s biggest challenge His approach to differentiation The hot trends they are tracking, including Web 2.0 Their level of attention to merger and acquisition activities What his business unit will look like […] More

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