Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: Better Buying Power 3.0 to Focus on Innovation

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, expects the third iteration of the government’s Better Buying Power initiative ...
GSA

GSA Details Professional Services Schedule Changes

The General Services Administration has announced a series of changes to its professional services schedule offerings in order to reduce the number of contracts vendors manage ...
Richard-Spires

Richard Spires: Agencies Should Highlight Contractor Relationships in IT Programs

Richard Spires Richard Spires, CEO of Resilient Network Systems, believes government agencies should develop good relationships with contractors to accomplish information technology ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Implements Policy Changes for Competitive Defense Procurements

Frank Kendall Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall has sent a memo to defense agency leaders on Friday to inform them of changes in competitive solicitation requirements, Federal ...
Tom Sharpe

Tom Sharpe: GSA Aims to be One-Stop Shop for Federal IT Acquisition Services

Tom Sharpe The General Services Administration is working to establish a centralized procurement system to accommodate the information technology needs of federal agencies, FCW reported ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Outlines Defense Department’s Acquisition Reform Plan

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall – defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics – has outlined the Defense Department’s plan to reform its acquisition ...
ContractSigning

GAO: Pentagon Met FY 2013 Acquisition Guidance in Selecting Best Value Processes

The Government Accountability Office has reviewed the factors the Defense Department used when it selected the best value processes to assess a vendor’s proposal in fiscal year 2013. GAO ...
AnneRung

OFPP Nominee Anne Rung Outlines Priorities to Senate Committee

Anne Rung, President Barack Obama’s nominee to lead the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, has outlined her priorities during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs ...
Nick Nayak

Outgoing DHS Procurement Chief Nick Nayak: Procurement Activities, Workforce Critical to Gov’t

Nick Nayak Nick Nayak, the Department of Homeland Security‘s former chief procurement officer, urges the government to work on training and retaining its procurement workforce ...
AnneRung

Anne Rung Nominated to Head White House Procurement Policy Office

Anne Rung Anne Rung, a senior adviser in the Office of Management and Budget and a former official at the General Services Administration, has been nominated by President Barack Obama ...