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    10 Questions for SRA’s Stan Sloane

    The new year marks a significant chapter for Stan Sloane: It's his third year as CEO of SRA International. In the spirit of 2010, ExecutiveBiz recently brought 10 questions to Sloane. In a candid exchange, Sloane offers his take on top industry challenges “”  everything from insourcing to organizational conflict of interest “” as well as […] More

  • Top 10 Predictions for government contracting in 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top 10 Predictions for government contracting in 2010

    By now you’ve had your fill of top 10 lists for 2010. But this is one list you don’t want to miss. What will 2010 hold for Government Contracting? What shape will collaboration take between industry and government in addressing the tough issues of the day? ExecutiveBiz brought that question to top industry leaders. Here’s […] More

  • ExecutiveBiz Names Top 20 People to Watch in 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ExecutiveBiz Names Top 20 People to Watch in 2010

    In just a few short weeks, 2010 begins “” the dawn of a new decade. The question now is: Who’ll be leading change in and around government contracting? We’ve got a few suggestions. For the second consecutive year, ExecutiveBiz brings you its annual list of Top 20 People to Watch. From government leaders to CEOs, policy […] More

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    Executive Profile: Stan Sloane of SRA

    Before being appointed president and CEO of SRA International in 2007, Stan Sloane served as executive vice president of integrated systems and solutions at Lockheed Martin Corporation. In his position, he led an organization that rendered systems engineering and integration services to the federal government and other international clients. Sloane began his career in 1984 […] More

  • Norm Augustine's Report on NASA's Bleak Future - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Norm Augustine’s Report on NASA’s Bleak Future

    After just seven more missions to the International Space Station (ISS), the Space Shuttle will retire without a replacement.  Ex-Lockheed Martin CEO Norm Augustine, chair of the United States Human Space Flight Plans Committee review, has published his committee’s findings, and NASA’s budgetary future looks bleak. Augustine told PBS “the human space flight program really isn’t executable with […] More

  • SRA's Stan Sloane: US needs cyber coordinator now - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA’s Stan Sloane: US needs cyber coordinator now

    CYBERSECURITY | The other day, industry experts weighed in here about the consequences of the White House delaying announcement of the cyber security coordinator. Some, like Amit Yoran, have argued that it’s best the White House take its time. (“Speed of search is a factor, but much less so in the long run …” said […] More

  • Top CEOs' leadership lessons from the Navy - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top CEOs’ leadership lessons from the Navy

    Over the years, I’ve noticed an interesting trend: Many executives in leadership positions also served in the U.S. Navy. That little tidbit comes up so often, it’s led us to wonder if there’s something in the water. So, what’s the link between Navy service and being a successful leader in government contracting? We recently took […] More

  • Cyber security review: Nine ideas on what it means to you - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cyber security review: Nine ideas on what it means to you

    Now that the results of the 60-day cyber security review led by Melissa Hathaway are in, what’s next? ExecutiveBiz recently brought that question to leading figures in the cyber security discussion “” everyone from think tanks to industry “” to get their take on what the report may portend for public-private efforts in strengthening cyber […] More

  • Top Execs' Summer Reading Picks - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Top Execs’ Summer Reading Picks

    You’ve packed your bags, you’re ready for your big trip. But wait, what about a book? Summer and reading go hand in hand. “There’s a temperate zone in the mind … between laziness and labor, that summer reading belongs,” is how someone once put it. So, with summer just around the corner, here’s a round-up […] More

  • SRA to Upgrade Air-Traffic Control Technology at FAA - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA to Upgrade Air-Traffic Control Technology at FAA

    In an effort to support small to medium-sized airports in the National Airspace System, SRA International Inc. will provide a low-cost ground surveillance system solution under a contract awarded by the Federal Aviation Administration.  The five-year IDIQ with a value in excess of $20 million will aid the FAA in reducing the risk of runway incursion while […] More

  • The New Washington - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    The New Washington

    The Faces of a “New“ Washington-Power Chart Change came to the nation's capital this week, as President Obama was sworn in as our 44th President. Navigating through the myriad of names and faces of the new administration can be a daunting task. That's why The Financial Times (FT) created an interactive “Power Chart” detailing a […] More

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