Tag Archives: Industry Advisory Council

Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents PV Puvvada, President of Unisys Federal Systems, His Fifth Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Venkatapathi “PV” Puvvada, president of Federal Systems of Unisys, with his fifth Wash100 award on Wednesday. Executive Mosaic recognizes Puvvada for his leadership and his efforts advancing IT modernization, acquisition, big data and cloud computing offerings. We are honored to present the most coveted award in government contracting to Puvvada and Unisys.

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Richard Spires: ACT-IAC to Provide Tools for FITARA Implementation

Richard Spires, former chief information officer of the Department of Homeland Security and Internal Revenue Service, testified before a House panel Wednesday on guidance for the implementation of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act. Spires, CEO of Resilient Network Systems, said in written remarks that his experience with federal IT acquisition points …

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Rick Holgate: Gov’t-Industry Dialogue Evolved After 2013 Sequestration, Shutdown

Rick Holgate, outgoing president of the American Council of Technology, believes dialogue between government and industry has evolved beyond fiscal year 2013’s sequestration and government shutdown events, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Michael O’Connell writes Holgate — chief information officer for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives — noted ACT has updated its approach …

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GSA’s Mary Davie Receives ACT-IAC’s John J. Franke Award; Rick Holgate Comments

Mary Davie, assistant commissioner for the Office of Integrated Technology Services at the General Services Administration‘s Federal Acquisition Service, has received the 2014 John J. Franke Award for her services to the federal government. The annual award from the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council was presented at the recent Management of …

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Steven VanRoekel Unveils Focus of Fiscal 2015 Budget

Steven VanRoekel, federal chief information officer, has revealed the major points of the fiscal year 2015 budget proposal, FCW reported Thursday. Troy Schneider writes VanRoekel told an American Council for Technology-Industry Advisory Council-sponsored event that technology and innovation are the dominant themes of the budget plan. “We have a modest …

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