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  • E3 Named GovCon Awards “˜Contractor of the Year' Finalist; Everett Johnson Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    E3 Named GovCon Awards “˜Contractor of the Year' Finalist; Everett Johnson Quoted

      E3 Federal Solutions has been named one of the six finalists in the 16th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards' “Contractor of the Year“ category for companies with $75M to $300M in annual revenue. E3 Founder and CEO Everett Johnson said in a statement the company's growth seeks to reflect its shared vision, core values […] More

  • 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

  • PSC Study: Acquisition Environment Viewed Better, Challenges Remain - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    PSC Study: Acquisition Environment Viewed Better, Challenges Remain

    Federal officials see reason for optimism throughout the acquisition process, but are concerned about ongoing budget issues, according to the 9th biennial Acquisition Policy Survey released by the Professional Services Council and Grant Thornton Public Sector on Wednesday. The survey interviewed 65 government employees working in acquisition and comprised five areas: workforce, budget, communication and collaboration, […] More

  • Katrina McFarland, Sehlke Advisory Board Member, to Speak at NPS Acquisition Research Symposium - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Katrina McFarland, Sehlke Advisory Board Member, to Speak at NPS Acquisition Research Symposium

    Katrina McFarland, a member of Sehlke Consulting‘s board of advisers and president at Blue Oryx, will participate in a panel discussion on government acquisition reform at an upcoming Naval Postgraduate School event in Monterey, California. Sehlke said McFarland will speak at NPS’ 15th Annual Acquisition Research Symposium on May 10 along with David Berteau, president and […] More

  • ManTech's Kevin Phillips Voices Concerns About US Security Clearance Process - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 told Senate Intelligence Committee members […] More

  • Industry Urges DHS to Standardize Contractor Vetting Process - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 leaders should advance the implementation […] More

  • PSC Issues Annual Report on Federal Acquisition Laws; David Berteau Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    PSC Issues Annual Report on Federal Acquisition Laws; David Berteau Comments

    The Professional Services Council has released its annual report on federal acquisition laws and regulations in 2017. David Berteau, PSC president and CEO, said in a statement the annual report includes a summary of the council's comments on government procurement measures and related regulations as well as whitepapers and testimonies submitted by PSC in 2017. […] More

  • SOSi's Julian Setian Joins PSC Exec Committee - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 at SOSi subsidiary Exovera, a media […] More

  • PSC Cites Possible Impacts of Govt Shutdown on GovCon Firms; David Berteau Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 sites; potential delay in government […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Interview with PV Puvvada, President of Federal Systems at Unisys - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 systems, as the administration is […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Interview with John Goodman, CEO of Accenture - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Interview with John Goodman, CEO of Accenture

    Accenture–already recognized as a highly-modern, hi-tech company on the rise–is working to redefine how the federal government community uses new digital technologies (i.e. cloud, analytics, cyber, artificial intelligence). In an exclusive interview with John Goodman, the newly-appointed chief executive officer of Accenture Federal Services, ExecutiveBiz got him to open about the company’s vision, foresight for […] More

  • ECS Federal CEO George Wilson to Serve on PSC Board of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ECS Federal CEO George Wilson to Serve on PSC Board of Directors

    George Wilson, president and CEO of ECS Federal, has been elected to the Professional Services Council’s board of directors. Wilson is one of 11 newly elected member-company executives who will each serve a three-year term on the council’s board effective Jan. 1, PSC said Monday. He will work with other new and re-elected board and executive committee members […] More

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