Tag Archives: Pfizer

Cubic Appoints Corporate HR VP Darryl Albertson as Chief HR & Diversity Officer

Darryl Albertson, formerly Cubic vice president of corporate human resources, will take the new role of chief HR and diversity officer at the company. Cubic said Tuesday Albertson will help broaden the company’s efforts to support and promote diversity and inclusion among its customers, suppliers and employees. “Darryl plays an integral role in bringing qualified talent to …

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Executive Profile: Chris Foster, Booz Allen Hamilton VP of the Civil Health Business

Chris Foster serves as the vice president of the civil health business at Booz Allen Hamilton. Previously, as a strategy and organization expert, he focused on strategic communications within the healthcare business. His professional experience includes knowledge of public health, managed care, healthcare provider groups, media relations and pharmaceutical marketing, as …

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Are DoD Budget Cuts Ever Coming?

We reported in June that new administration’s defense budget includes major cuts to big spending programs.  But overall, will the DoD’s bottom line really shrink?  Counterinsurgency expert David Kilcullen, senior advisor to Afghanistan theatre commander Gen. Stanley McChrystal, sees “about two more years of heavy fighting” ahead of us in …

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Billable Hour Assault: Is Government Contracting Next?

What do pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, IT player Cisco Systems and credit powerhouse American Express have in common?  They’ve ditched the traditional hourly model for legal fees to cut costs. Pfizer, which spends over $500 million annually on legal fees, says it will cut legal costs by up to 20%, mostly …

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