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Leonard Zentz Named SPA’s Technical Fellow for Hypersonic Systems; CEO William Vantine Quoted

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Systems Planning and Analysis (SPA) announced on Monday that Leonard Zentz, former program manager for the Department of the Navy as Conventional Prompt Strike (CPS), has been named the company’s technical fellow for Hypersonic Systems. Zentz brings more than 30 years' experience in program management, acquisition, and technical support to Navy programs.

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SPA Selected as a 2021 Washington Post Top Workplace for Eighth Consecutive Year; William Vantine Quoted

Dr. William Vantine

Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) has been named a Top Workplace by The Washington Post for the eighth consecutive year in the Washington D.C. area.  The Washington Post’s 2021 Top Workplaces are determined by anonymous employee feedback to a survey conducted by an independent research firm. 

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SPA Awarded DOD Contract To Assess U.S. Industrial Base; William Vantine Quoted

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Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) has been awarded an approximately $32 million five-year contract to support the assessments and investment program office within the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial Policy (DASD INDPOL). The contract will require SPA to support the Department of Defense (DOD) to strengthen and protect the resiliency of the U.S. industrial base. 

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SPA Designated a RPO with CMMC-AB; William Vantine Quoted

Dr. William Vantine

Systems Planning and Analysis (SPA) has been designated a Registered Provider Organization (RPO) with the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB). “SPA’s Registered Practitioners prepared SPA for a successful CMMC assessment, and we are now certified and ready to assist industry partners in this important security effort,” said Dr. William Vantine, SPA president and CEO. 

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SPA’s William Vantine to Serve as Member on NASA ISS Advisory Committee

Dr. William Vantine

Dr. William Vantine, president and chief executive officer of Systems Planning and Analysis (SPA), has been appointed as a member of the NASA International Space Station (ISS) Advisory Committee for another term. “It is my honor and privilege to continue to serve on this Advisory Committee,” Vantine said. 

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Australian Space Agency Selects SPA Australia as Supplier to Provide Support Services; William Vantine Quoted

Dr. William Vantine

Systems Planning and Analysis Australia (SPA Australia), a wholly owned subsidiary of SPA,  has been selected as a potential supplier to the Australian Space Agency Support Services Panel. “We are excited to bring our many years of cutting-edge, advanced analytical techniques and sophisticated, proven software tools to help support the Australian Space Agency with their risk management efforts,” said Dr. William Vantine, SPA president and CEO.

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SPA Wins SAIC Subcontract to Support US Navy Advanced Hypersonic Technologies; Dr. William Vantine Quoted

Dr. William Vantine

Systems Planning and Analysis (SPA) has been awarded a subcontract on Science Applications International Corporation’s (SAIC) five-year, $63.5 million prime contract to support the U.S. Navy’s Advanced Hypersonic Technologies. The U.S. Navy will develop Advanced Hypersonic Technologies through the Global Deterrence and Defense Department (Code GX) at the NSWC in Crane, Indiana.

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SPA Receives 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion; Dr. William Vantine Quoted

Dr. William Vantine

The U.S. Department of Labor has recognized Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) with the 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion, the company reported on Wednesday. SPA received the Gold Award for large employers, recognizing the company’s commitment to recruit, hire and retain veterans. “We are grateful to have so many veteran employees as members of the SPA team,” said Dr. William Vantine, SPA president and CEO.

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SPA Named GovCon Contractor of the Year Finalist; William Vantine Quoted

Dr. William Vantine

Systems Planning and Analysis (SPA) has been selected as a finalist in the Greater Washington Government Contractor of the Year competition in the $75 to $300 million category by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the Professional Services Council (PSC), SPA reported on Friday. “SPA is extremely honored to have been selected as a finalist for this prestigious award,” said Dr. William Vantine, SPA president and CEO.

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Intelligent Waves Names Heidi Pirela CHRO to Lead HR Department; Tony Crescenzo Quoted

Heidi Pirela

Intelligent Waves has appointed Heidi Pirela as chief human resources officer to lead the company’s Human Resources (HR) function, including organization development, integrated talent management, leadership development and culture, the company announced on Wednesday

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