WashExec Executive RollCall: JD Kathuria pulls from the broader WashingtonExec network to dish out the area’s who’s who and what’s what.
The WashingtonExec Roll Call is a weekly feature within the WashingtonExec e-magazine that leverages our connections to catalog the area’s happenings. When it comes to striking deals, who you know trumps what you know in the government contracting community.
We have tapped into our thousands of LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and in-person connections to compile and share with you information about the promotions, company switches, job openings and work anniversaries that transpire within the broader WashingtonExec network.
The end result? A running map of who’s where — professionally — in the Greater Washington area.
In this week’s WashExec RollCall, we saw 10 new hires/promotions and nine work anniversaries. Read on for insight about the topics that caught our eyes and ears this past week within our network’s virtual water cooler.
New Hires & Board Promotions:
David Gagliano is now VP of Technology & Systems Integration, in the Defense Solution Division of GDIT’s Advanced Technology Solutions Sector
Edmund M. Glabus has been appointed the Executive Director of the The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program (The Veterans Consortium)
Margie Graves is the the Department of Homeland Security’s new Principal Deputy CIO for Strategy, Governance, and Transformation
Alexis Koeppen is now a Consultant at CGI Federal
Sean Lambert is now FCi Ferderal’s Communications Manager
William Maxwell is now Chief Financial Officer at MVM, Inc.
Martha Przysucha is now Senior Consultant at Information Unlimited Inc.
Mergers & Acquisitions/Splits:
Arkansas Power Electronics International, Inc. (APEI) has been sold to Cree, Inc. APEI’s advisor was KippsDeSanto & Co.
In the News:
The Threats of the IoT Largely Overlooked at the 2015 Aspen Security Forum by Mark Chadason, MacAulay-Brown, Inc.
The Middle School Tech Institute will hold a breakfast and open house for anyone interested in TJ’s week long middle school STEM engagement courses. For more information click here.
Retired Marine general Arnold Punaro is among the eight new members of the Pentagon’s Defense Business Board.
Spending Cuts Fuel Government Contractor M&A by Mike Stone and Andrea Shalal, Thomson Reuters, Inc.
Platform Security Lags as Information Systems Strengthen by Mike Kushin, CACI International, Inc.
WashingtonExec Network Updates:
Bob McCord has completed assisting the successful acquisition of Acentia to MAXIMUS Federal Services which closed on April 1, 2015. McCord now plans to take some time off before moving onto his next opportunity. If you would like to connect with Bob McCord, please reach out to WashingtonExec for more details.
A member of WashngtonExec is actively recruiting for a Senior Capture and Proposal Manager.
Specifically, they are looking for a senior capture and proposal manager ideally with domain experience at Veteran’s Affairs. Lots of opportunity for this person as they have a significant presence at VA with multiple prime contracts. This person would report directly to their VP of Consulting Services and has lots of opportunity to grow our VA as well as Heath Care account space.
A GovCon company with over 200 full time employees based in Northern VA, is looking for a chief technology officer who has broad technology knowledge and experiences and who can provide technology guideline and strategy, have energy, motivation and teamwork, excellent presentation skills, and can do federal proposal writing for provide technical solution.
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