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  • SAIC's Tom Eldridge: Strategy Could Help GovCon Firms Stand Out, Win the “˜War for Talent' - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC's Tom Eldridge: Strategy Could Help GovCon Firms Stand Out, Win the “˜War for Talent'

    Tom Eldridge, a senior vice president at Science Applications International Corp., has said government services contractors should have a strategy in order to facilitate operations amid government shutdowns, increasing competition and policy changes. Eldridge wrote in an article published Thursday on LinkedIn that having a sense of direction is one of the three reasons why companies need to have a strategy.
     

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  • Executive Profile: Kara Yarnot, Meritage Talent Solutions Founder and President - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Kara Yarnot, Meritage Talent Solutions Founder and President

    Kara Yarnot is the founder of talent acquisition consulting and advisory services firm Meritage Talent Solutions, where she serves as president. Her company works with technology vendors and employers several industries and markets. Prior to Meritage, Yarnot spent more than 7 years at SAIC and most recently served as vice president and director of that company’s talent acquisition center of expertise. […] More

  • Carlos Echalar Joins MICROS Systems as Chief HR Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Carlos Echalar Joins MICROS Systems as Chief HR Officer

    Carlos Echalar, formerly a vice president at Computer Sciences Corp., has joined MICROS Systems as chief human resources officer and will also serve as a  senior vice president. Echalar will be responsible for the company’s global human resources strategy that encompasses compensation and benefits, recruitment, diversity, compliance and organization and leadership development, MICROS announced Thursday. […] More

  • Contractors Adopt New Tactics to Lure Cyber Talent - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Contractors Adopt New Tactics to Lure Cyber Talent

    Washington area contractors are applying unconventional strategies to attract and retain cybersecurity professionals, the Washington Post reported Monday. Sarah Halzack writes employers are facing tougher competition for workers with up-to-date technical skills as commercial and government clients focus heavily on cybersecurity projects. Foreground Security acquired training services provider Cyberspann to establish a university that offers short […] More

  • Executive Profile: Sean Sullivan, SAIC HR SVP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Sean Sullivan, SAIC HR SVP

    Sean Sullivan is senior vice president of human resources at Science Applications International Corp., where he sets the company’s HR strategy, governance and policy. The 10-year company veteran also holds management responsibility for talent acquisition, workplace relations, workforce analysis, diversity and inclusion. He also serves as president of the SAIC Relief Foundation, a charitable organization […] More

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