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Accenture Federal Services Releases Futureframe Report to Help Federal Agencies Improve Customer Experience

AFS Futureframe

Accenture’s federal business arm has released its new Futureframe: Human-Centered Design at Societal Scale report to provide federal agencies with specific steps to improve their customer experiences in response to growing digital demands. Futureframe is expected to help agencies implement transformational changes and sustainable improvement measures through an array of tools and strategies that combine human-centered design, systems design and ethnographic research.

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Accenture Acquires Argentinian E-Commerce Agency Glamit

Accenture Acquires Glamit

Accenture, named a 2021 leader in commerce services by Forrester, has completed its acquisition of Argentina-based e-commerce agency, Glamit for an undisclosed sum. Glamit offers a range of experience design and technology such as e-commerce and platform architecture, brand strategy, digital marketing and direct-to-consumer services. The boutique agency joins Accenture Interactive’s robust e-commerce and marketing offerings, including Accenture’s SynOps platform, which focus on supporting the implementation and operation of transformative consumer experiences.

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Accenture Federal Services Names Dr. Jennifer Sample as Applied Intelligence Practice’s Growth & Strategy Lead

Dr. Jennifer Sample

Dr. Jennifer Sample, who joined Accenture Federal Services’ Applied Intelligence team earlier this year as AIX Business leader for Applied and Basic Research, has been promoted to the team’s Growth and Strategy lead. In her new position, Dr. Sample will leverage technology, scientific methods and data to assist clients in adopting and implementing AI and ML products and services at scale.

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Accenture Acquires Gevity to Bolster Health Transformation Service Capabilities; Jeffrey Russell Quoted

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Accenture announced on Thursday that the Canadian branch of the company has acquired Gevity, a strategy and consulting service provider of innovative technology solutions focused on helping healthcare industry client, to expand its capabilities to deliver health transformation services in Canada and internationally.

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Accenture Federal Services Lands $112M CISA Task Order For FCEB Cybersecurity Support; Aaron Faulkner Quoted

Aaron Faulkner

Accenture Federal Services (AFS) announced on Friday that the company secured a potential, five-year $112 million prime task order by the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to protect the Federal Civilian Executive Branch (FCEB) systems against cyberattacks.

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Accenture to Acquire umlaut; CEO Julie Sweet Quoted

Julie Sweet

Accenture has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire umlaut, an engineering consulting and services firm headquartered in Aachen, Germany, to scale the company’s deep engineering capabilities to use digital technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and 5G to transform how they design, engineer and manufacture their products.

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Accenture Acquires Homburg and Partner; Edwin van der Ouderaa Quoted

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Accenture announced on Tuesday that it has acquired Homburg & Partner, a strategic management consulting firm with deep specialization in commercial strategy, sales and pricing. Homburg & Partner’s workforce of 73 professionals have joined Accenture’s Customer, Sales & Service team. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.

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AFS Appoints Chris Bjornson As Cloud Practice Lead and Ben Peavy As CIO

Accenture Acquires Glamit

Accenture Federal Services (AFS) announced on Monday that it has promoted two technology executives to support the mission-critical work the company provides on behalf of its government customers. Chris Bjornson has been named cloud practice lead and Ben Peavy has been named chief information officer (CIO).

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Elizabeth Mashakas Appointed SVP of Talent Acquisition for BlueHalo; CEO Jonathan Moneymaker Quoted

Elizabeth Mashakas

BlueHalo announced on Wednesday that the company has named Elizabeth Mashakas, as senior vice president of Talent Acquisition, effective immediately. Mashakas will report directly to Ray Khuo, executive vice president of Human Capital. Mashakas comes to BlueHalo with over 30 years of experience in Talent Acquisition across various industry-leading companies and has a proven track record of impact.

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Accenture Federal Services Secures $453M VA IT Contract; Shawn Roman, Charmain Bogue Quoted

Accenture Acquires Glamit

Accenture announced on Monday that its subsidiary Accenture Federal Services (AFS) was awarded a $453 million prime contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to improve and modernize the VA’s Digital GI Bill Delivery Program. The contract will require AFS to improve the education claims processing and transform other management systems for the VA’s Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA).

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