Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 04/26/2017

Diane Giuliani Joins Cubic Defense Segment as Global Business Devt & Strategy SVP

Diane Giuliani, formerly senior vice president of business operations at Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) systems business, has been appointed as SVP of global business development and strategy at Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) global defense segment…
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Mission Essential Gets Potential $695M Army Task Order for Language, Cultural Advisory Services

Mission Essential has secured a potential five-year, $695 million task order from the U.S. Army‘s Intelligence and Security Command to carry out language and cultural advisory services. The company said Tuesday it will provide services under the force projection mission area of the Defense Language Interpretation Translation Enterprise II indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract…
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USMC, CBP Vet Randolph Alles Named Secret Service Director

President Donald Trump has appointed Randolph Alles, former acting deputy commissioner of the Customs and Border Protection and a retired Marine Corps major general, as director of the U.S. Secret Service, the White House announced Tuesday…
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Brett Jackson Succeeds Tim Estes as Digital Reasoning CEO

Brett Jackson, former CEO and chairman of embedded analytics firm Logi Analytics, has joined Digital Reasoning as CEO of the Nashville, Tennessee-based cognitive computing services contractor. Digital Reasoning said Thursday Jackson succeeds Tim Estes, who has transitioned to the role of president, and will oversee the company’s operations, business development and corporate strategy and expansion initiatives…
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TRAX International Lands $295M Follow-On Award for NASA Logistics, Technical Info Services

TRAX International has been awarded a potential five-year, $294.5 million contract by NASA to continue to provide technical information management and logistics support services to the agency’s  Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland…
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Vencore Lands $980M NGA Analytical, Technical Support IDIQ Spot; Mac Curtis Comments

Vencore has secured a prime position on a potential five-year, $980 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide technical support services to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency…
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President Trump to Nominate Kari Bingen, Robert Story Karem to DoD Leadership Roles

President Donald Trump has announced plans to nominate Kari Bingen, a policy director for the House Armed Services Committee, as principal deputy defense undersecretary for intelligence at the Defense Department, The Hill reported Tuesday…
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Lockheed Secures $110M Navy Contract Modification for F-35 Block 3F Upgrade Support

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $109.6 million contract modification to support Block 3F upgrade of company-built F-35s. The Defense Department said Tuesday the modification covers the provision of 567 modification kits for offboard system hardware and turnaround assets as well as recurring labor for the completion of hardware and software upgrades…
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Boeing Receives $50M Navy Super Hornet Service Life Extension Contract

Boeing has secured a $49.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to help extend the service life of F/A-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft beyond its original operational life of 6,000 flight hours. The Defense Department said Tuesday Boeing will perform work under the Service Life Assessment Program and Service Life Extension Program through April 2021 in St…
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Intel, Carnegie Mellon Team Up on Cloud-Based Video Analytics Research Program

Intel has partnered with Carnegie Mellon University to work on a three-year, $4.1 million program to research and develop analytics tools for public officials, businesses and consumers to obtain insights from large volumes of online video content…
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VIDEO: USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Flight Operations

PACIFIC OCEAN (April 18, 2017) Aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) conducts flight operations. Theodore Roosevelt is underway conducting a tailored ship’s training availability off the coast of California…
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