Posts from GovConWire for 10/15/2014

Lockheed to Produce Targeting, Pilotage Systems for Qatar; Mike Taylor Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will supply Qatar’s air force with Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor systems under a $90.6 million foreign military sale through the U…
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Jeh Johnson: DHS, Army to Increase Cooperation to Combat Evolving Threats

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has called for closer cooperation between his department and the U.S. Army to counter threats and address public concerns through fact-based dialogue and messaging, DoD News reported Tuesday
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Andre Gudger: DoD Bolsters Small Business Programs to Exceed FY14 Contracting Goal

Andre Gudger, director of the Defense Department‘s Office of Small Business Programs, has indicated an increase in small-business contracting with the agency exceeding its goals in the sector for the first time…
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John Charlton: Army Taps Industry for War Game Tech

The U.S. Army is preparing a drill intended to help the branch develop new warfighting technologies and cooperate with other military organizations, Defense News reported Monday. Joe Gould writes that Brig…
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Katherine Archuleta: OPM Uses Data-Based Approach for STEM Talent Sourcing

The Office of Personnel Management is using data to guide agency campaigns that seek to attract more science, technology, engineering and math professionals into federal service, OPM Director Katherine Archuleta indicated Thursday
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Jan Marshall to Serve as Cubic VP, CIO; Bradley Feldmann Comments

Jan Marshall, founder of the jlm Coaching and Consulting group, has joined Cubic (NASDAQ: CUB) as vice president and chief information officer. In her new role, Marshall will take charge of the team handling information technology solutions delivery, infrastructure, applications and processes, Cubic said Tuesday
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October 15 Morning Report: GovCon Index Inches Up as Global Concerns Hold

The GovCon Index entered Wednesday trading at 62.785 — approximately 0.82 percent higher than Tuesday’s figure, or an increase of 0.52. Reuters cited concerns over Ebola, the impact of weak global economic figures on U…
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