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ACT I Announces Sponsorship of PSC Vision 2018 Conference; Michael Niggel Quoted

Advanced Concepts and Technologies International sponsored the Professional Services Council’s two-day 54th annual Vision Federal Market Forecast Conference that started Monday at Fairview Park Marriott in Falls Church, Va. “It is a pleasure and honor to support PSC’s engaging and informative conference,” ACT I CEO Michael Niggel said in a statement released Tuesday. …

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T-Rex Among 2018 Greater Washington Government Contractor Award Finalists

T-Rex Solutions has been named a finalist for this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards jointly presented by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the Professional Services Council. Greenbelt, Md.-based T-Rex said Wednesday it is one of the finalists in the “Contractor of the Year” award for companies that generate $75M …

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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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ManTech’s Kevin Phillips Voices Concerns About US Security Clearance Process

Kevin Phillips, president and CEO of ManTech International, has discussed the wait times associated with the federal government’s security clearance process at a Senate panel hearing, Government Executive reported Wednesday. “The time to get a top secret clearance is over a year, and for a secret clearance, the wait is eight months,” Phillips …

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Industry Urges DHS to Standardize Contractor Vetting Process

Some industry representatives have called on Congress to help the Department of Homeland Security standardize and streamline the vetting and security clearance process for government contracting personnel, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Industry stakeholders told lawmakers Tuesday at a House Homeland Security’s oversight and management efficiency subpanel hearing that DHS …

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SOSi’s Julian Setian Joins PSC Exec Committee

Julian Setian, president and CEO of government services integrator SOS International, has been appointed to serve on the Professional Services Council’s executive committee. Setian has served on the PSC’s board of directors since 2017 and led SOSi over the past 15 years, the company said said Wednesday. He is also the board chairman …

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PSC Cites Possible Impacts of Govt Shutdown on GovCon Firms; David Berteau Comments

The Professional Services Council has notified government contractors of the potential impacts of a government shutdown on their staff and operations. PSC said Friday those impacts include the unavailability of agency contacts to accept deliveries or offer guidance to contractors; lack of contractor personnel’s access to needed facilities on government …

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Executive Spotlight: Interview with PV Puvvada, President of Federal Systems at Unisys

What a time to be alive, especially in the business of government IT. Several policy, business and technology trends are converging to provide game changing opportunities for government agencies to leverage and improve their mission outcomes. The U.S. government is making moves toward a comprehensive approach in modernizing information technology …

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