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Accenture Survey Shows Demand for E-Govt; Stephen Rohleder Comments

Of the 1,400 citizens surveyed from Australia, France, Germany, India, Singapore and the U.S., nearly half believe interacting with their government is easy, Accenture found. The coompany announced its survey findings last Wednesday and indicated that many want increased access to public services. Stephen Rohleder, group chief executive for Accenture’s …

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Accenture Selected as “Responsible Citizen” in Gov Contracting

Corporate Responsibility magazine ranked Accenture second on its annual list of the “Best Corporate Citizens in Government Contracting,” a jump from eighth place last year, the company announced Thursday. CR Magazine listed 48 different companies that regularly do business with the federal government. The magazine ranked the companies against elements …

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The McLean Group Names Marc Gruzenski as Senior Managing Director To Lead Security Practices; Mitch Martin Quoted

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The McLean Group has appointed Marc Gruzenski as senior managing director to lead the firm’s Security Practice focused on the cyber security, physical security and security risk management sectors, the company reported on Tuesday.

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Michael Rigas Named OMB Acting Deputy Director for Management

Michael Rigas, the newly named acting director of the Office of Personnel Management, will assume additional responsibilities as interim deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, Federal News Network reported Wednesday. He will succeed Margaret Weichert, who is set to join Accenture’s commercial practice.

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AFS, ITG, Receive Task Order to Improve GSA IT System Processes; Elaine Beeman, Barrett Witkin Quoted

Accenture Federal Services (AFS) and partner Incentive Technology Group (ITG), a subsidiary of ICF, have been awarded a task order to help the General Services Administration (GSA), Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) modernize its legacy information technology (IT) systems and business processes, the AFS announced on Wednesday

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Ginnie Mae Awards Guidehouse BPA to Provide IT Development, Modernization; Sherlonda Goode-Jones, Ellen Zimiles Quoted

Guidehouse has been awarded a position on a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to provide the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) with information technology software development services to modernize its securitization platform, the company announced on Monday.  

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DHS to Evaluate Capability of AI Prototypes to Gain Insights From Contractor Past-Performance Records

The Department of Homeland Security is set to test in late January nine system prototypes as part of the first phase of a project that seeks to develop artificial intelligence-based platforms that can be used to collect, analyze and visualize information in a governmentwide system containing contractors’ past-performance data, FedScoop reported Thursday.

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Jacobs Joins The Valuable 500 to Advance Workforce Diversity; Steve Demetriou Quoted

Jacobs has joined The Valuable 500, an organization that seeks to ensure disability inclusion is on business leadership agendas, to Jacobs to  encourage corporate diversity, including disability, in the workplace, the company announced on Tuesday at the World Economic Forum (WEF).

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