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Mitel’s Acquisition of Polycom Expected by Q3 2016

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2016 — Polycom (Nasdaq: PLCM) will be acquired by Mitel (Nasdaq: MITL) for around $1.96 billion in cash and stock by the third quarter of 2016, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The two companies said Friday the … Continue reading

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Raytheon to Help Navy Build Jammer Pods Under $1B Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 15, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will support the U.S. Navy in designing, building, integrating and demonstrating new electronic jammer technology under a potential $1.01 billion contract, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the … Continue reading

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Mitre Promotes Former DARPA Official to VP, CTO

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 13, 2016 — Mitre has appointed Jay Schnitzer as the company’s new vice president and chief technology officer, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The nonprofit technology and research organization said Monday it promoted Schnitzer, who has also served as defense sciences … Continue reading

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IBM Names David Hathaway VP of Defense & Intell for Global Business Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 12, 2016 — David Hathaway, IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) former public sector application lead within the global business services segment, took over the post of vice president of defense and intelligence within GBS on April 1, GovCon Wire … Continue reading

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ViON’s Ascolta Appoints New Chief Data Scientist, CTO

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 21, 2016 — ViON subsidiary Ascolta has named Brad Cox as chief data scientist and Clint Green as chief technology officer, GovCon Wire reported Friday. “Both men bring tremendous experience and credentials that will serve our customers, … Continue reading

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CACI to Manage USDA’s Online Food Procurement Platform for $199M; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 18, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will update, operate and maintain an online supply chain management system for the Agriculture Department under a $199 million task order award, GovCon Wire reported March 8. The company … Continue reading

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DynCorp Lands $320M Global Intel Support Services Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 15, 2016 — DynCorp International will provide facilities, engineering and logistics support to U.S. Army under a potential five-year, $320.5 million Global Intelligence Support Services Ordering contract, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The contract has a base year … Continue reading

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Boeing to Provide Support Services Under $319M Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 15, 2016 — Boeing will provide maintenance and logistics work to U.S. Air Force under a seven-year, $319 million contract for logistic support, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the company will work … Continue reading

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General Dynamics to Provide CMS Software Services Under $75M Contract; Marcus Collier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 14, 2016 — General Dynamics’ information technology business unite will provide and maintain software for the Durable Medical Equipment program of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under a potential five-year, $75 million contract, GovCon Wire … Continue reading

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Leidos Appoints Donald Kosiak as Chief Medical Officer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 5, 2016 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has hired Donald Kosiak, Avera Health‘s former vice president for medical development and eCARE executive medical director, as chief medical officer, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. Leidos said Wednesday Kosiak will manage its business strategy alignment … Continue reading

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