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  • Executive Spotlight: Kay Curling, Salient SVP, Chief HR Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Kay Curling, Salient SVP, Chief HR Officer

    Kay Curling is senior vice president and chief human resource officer at Salient Federal Solutions, where she defines, develops and implements the company’s strategic human resource initiatives. In partnership with senior management, she formulates the company“™s human resources strategy and provides leadership and direction. Prior to joining Salient, she was vice president of human resources […] More

  • Future Looking Sunny for Mid-Size Contractors; Brad Antle Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Future Looking Sunny for Mid-Size Contractors; Brad Antle Comments

    Due to budget constraints, the Defense Department is now looking for an alternative to bulky and marginalized contracts. Industry players and analysts expect mid-size contractors to thrive during the clamping fiscal environment, the Washington Post reports. Mid-sized contractors typically post revenue margin between $25 million to $35 million, making them too big to enjoy specific […] More

  • Salient Wins Air Force WRAP Contract to Provide Cybersecurity - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Salient Wins Air Force WRAP Contract to Provide Cybersecurity

    Salient Federal Solutions was awarded a multi-year prime contract to impletement Assure6 product suite into the U.S. Air Force information technology systems. Salient’s Assure6 cybersecurity policy manager is built to detect and block malicious IPv6 attacks. It will assist the Air Force Networks in defense from costly cyber attacks generated by the requirements of legacy […] More

  • 46 GovCon Companies ““ But Who Will Win with the FBI? - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    46 GovCon Companies ““ But Who Will Win with the FBI?

    The FBI has put $30 billion of contracts in IT services and products up for grabs on the FBI IT Supplies and Support Services Contract. It“™s the single-largest contract in the history of the FBI ““ and many Washington, D.C.-based government contractors are vying for the bids. The work will involve a wide range of […] More

  • Thursday Transactions - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Thursday Transactions

    This week, BAE Systems teamed with Freedom PST for new data centers. General Dynamics acquired Kylmar (KMC) Limited, a firm specializing in the design and manufacture of sensor and optical-surveillance systems for military and security applications. Salient Federal Solutions acquired SGIS from Skillstorm. And Boeing announced it had agreed to acquire defense-equipment maker Argon ST […] More

  • Brad Antle Makes a Summer Splash: Salient Buys SGIS - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Brad Antle Makes a Summer Splash: Salient Buys SGIS

    Salient Federal Solutions, led by CEO Brad Antle, has acquired SGIS from Skillstorm. Brad Antle previously served as CEO of SI International before that firm was acquired by Serco.  Antle was picked by ExecutiveBiz as a “Person to Watch” in 2009. “(SGIS) is a solid platform, that’s what (Salient) needs for more rapid growth,” Antle […] More

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