October 8, 2019News, Press ReleasesComments Off on Boeing Invests $20M in Virgin Galactic to Broaden Commercial Space Access; Wash100 Award Winner Leanne Caret Quoted
Boeing announced on Tuesday that the company is investing $20 million into Virgin Galactic, a vertically integrated human spaceflight company to broaden commercial space access and transform global travel technologies.
October 7, 2019Contract Awards, NewsComments Off on Maxar Selected to Develop Automated Cloud-Based GEOINT Analysis Architecture for U.S. Air Force; Wash100 Award Tony Frazier Quoted
Maxar Technologies has received a $14 million contract to develop Red Wing, an automated, cloud-based geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) analysis architecture for the Air Force Research Laboratory, Maxar announced on Monday.
October 2, 2019News, Press ReleasesComments Off on PSC Welcomes Proposed LPTA Limitation for Civilian Agencies; Wash100 Award Winner David Berteau Quoted
The Professional Services Council (PSC) welcomes the proposed Federal Acquisition Regulation rule to limit civilian agencies’ use of the lowest price technically acceptable (LPTA) source selection process for certain services contracts, PSC announced on Wednesday.
September 30, 2019News, Press ReleasesComments Off on PSC Comments on Department of Defense Draft Cybersecurity Framework; Wash100 Award Winner David Berteau, Alan Chvotkin Quoted
On Monday, the Professional Services Council (PSC) provided further feedback on the issues and concerns for the contractor community with regard to the Department of Defense’s (DoD) draft Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework.
September 26, 2019News, Press ReleasesComments Off on PSC Announces Final DoD LPTA Rule; Urges OFPP Action
The Professional Services Council (PSC) announced on Thursday that the Department of Defense’s issuance of long overdue final regulations prohibiting the misuse of lowest price technically acceptable (LPTA) source selection criteria for certain services and IT contracts.
September 24, 2019News, Press ReleasesComments Off on PSC Hosting Webinar on E-Verify Federal Contractor Rule Featuring Wash100 Award Winner David Berteau
The Professional Services Council (PSC) will be hosting a webinar on Thursday, Sept. 26th at 8:30 a.m. for a discussion regarding the E-Verify federal contractor rule and how it applies to the federal contractor community, including subcontractors. Other topics to be discussed include:
September 18, 2019News, Press ReleasesComments Off on Jim Ullmann Receives 2019 Air Traffic Controller of the Year Award from Raytheon; 2019 Wash100 Award Winner Dave Wajsgras Quoted
Raytheon announced on Wednesday that the company has chosen Jim Ullmann, director of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association's Director of Safety and Technology, as the 2019 Air Traffic Controller of the Year.
September 5, 2019Executive Moves, NewsComments Off on Doug Wilson Joins CNSI; Wash100 Awardee Todd Stottlemyer Quoted
CNSI announced on Thursday that Doug Wilson has joined the company as the vice president of Enterprise Program Management. Wilson's hire is the latest in a series of new management hires the company has recently announced to strengthen its market position and accelerate growth.