Tag: Awarded

General Dynamics Electric Boat awarded $327.8 million Navy contract to support fleet maintenance and Virginia-class sub development and design work

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GROTON, Conn., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — General Dynamics Electric Boat, a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD), has been awarded a $327.8 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for fiscal year 2020 for lead yard support, development studies and design efforts for Virginia-class submarines.

Under the contract modification, Electric Boat will undertake development studies and other work related to Virginia-class submarine design improvements, including incorporation of new technologies. The work will engage Electric Boat’s engineering and design organization, which comprises more than 5,000 employees. These employees work on all facets of the submarine life cycle from concept formulation and design through construction, maintenance and modernization, and eventually to inactivation and disposal.

“Over the life of the Virginia program, the shipbuilders of Electric Boat have made improvements to the design of each

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Alion Awarded $73 Million Task Order to Provide Joint Training Synthetic Environment Research and Development

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Navy has awarded Alion Science and Technology a $73 million task order with a 60-month period of performance to provide Joint Training Synthetic Environment (JTSE) Research and Development (R&D) for Joint Staff J7, Deputy Director Joint Training (JS J7 DDJT) Environment Architecture Division (EAD). Alion was awarded this contract under the Department of Defense Information Analysis Center’s (DoD IAC) multiple-award contract (MAC) vehicle. These DoD IAC MAC task orders (TOs) are awarded by the U.S. Air Force’s 774th Enterprise Sourcing Squadron to develop and create new knowledge for the enhancement of the DTIC repository and the R&D and S&T community.

“We are dedicated to our continued customer partnership to develop joint virtual environments to prepare for Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2),” said Katie Selbe, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Alion’s Cyber Network Solutions Group. “Alion has

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Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson of Stanford University

“Their discoveries have benefited sellers, buyers and taxpayers around the world,” the prize committee said.

The men were honored for theoretical insights into developing the best rules for bidding and for establishing the final price. The resulting improvements in auction formats have proven especially useful in auctioning off goods and services that are difficult to price using traditional methods, such as radio frequencies, the committee said.

Wilson, 83, was cited for theoretical research that explored “the winner’s curse” in auctions of goods that ultimately had the same value to all potential buyers, such as minerals in a specific geographic area. He developed a theory explaining the tendency of successful bidders to place bids lower than their own estimate of the item’s value to themselves or other buyers, because they feared paying too much.

Milgrom, 72, drew the nod for developing a more general theory of auctions involving values that vary

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Cloud for Good Awarded Salesforce.org Nonprofit Consulting Partner of the Year for Second Year in a Row

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cloud for Good was awarded the Salesforce.org 2020 AMER Consulting Partner of the Year – Nonprofit award at the Salesforce.org Virtual Partner Summit on October 7, 2020.

In recognizing Cloud for Good’s second-straight year receiving the prestigious title, Partner Alliance Manager Kristin Keister remarked, “We work incredibly hard to help propose best-in-breed solutions to our clients. Our marketing, sales, and services teams continually seek to create transformational value for the organizations we work with. This award represents how we give back to the community, through donation of time and resources, in order to support the organizations working to make the world a better place.”

“We are continually seeking to match our passion of helping one another with the incredible possibilities inherent to the Salesforce platform,” said Founder and CEO Tal Frankfurt. “Connecting these two pursuits to benefit our clients’ missions

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Mamelodi catalysts for change awarded prizes for innovative business ideas

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Pretoria – Innovative business ideas by entrepreneurs that can have a positive impact on Mamelodi residents were awarded prizes that would allow them to continue to change lives in their communities.

As part of Ranyaka Community Transformation’s Proud of my town building business programme in Mamelodi, four winners were selected for identifying problems in their communities and coming up with solutions.

Ranyaka Community Transformation executive director and urban planner Maggie Tsotetsi said they were required to explain how they were going to generate money out of that concept.

The first prize winner was Given Maboela whose idea was to install affordable uncapped Wi-Fi access points to certain areas in the community.

He said his dream was to develop his very own internet service provider in rural areas especially in schools where they can have access

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PROS Awarded Houston Business Journal 2020 Innovation Award

More than three decades of deep-science fuels foundation to help B2B companies compete and win in today’s digital market

PROS® (NYSE: PRO), a provider of AI-powered solutions that optimize selling in the digital economy, today announced that it has been named a winner of the Houston Business Journal’s second-annual Innovation Award for PROS Price Optimization and Management solutions. This latest award adds to the company’s momentum in delivering solutions that help businesses respond to customers’ needs by offering an advanced omnichannel, customer buying experience, designed to help maximize revenue and win more business.

Today’s B2B buyer expects a B2C experience. 74 percent of B2B buyers now want to buy online, and 68 percent of customers want to choose their own web research over speaking with a sales rep. As a result, B2B organizations are aggressively investing in digitalizing their sales processes in order to provide customer experiences that are inspired

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C&T Solutions Awarded GSA OASIS Small Business IDIQ Contract Vehicle

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WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ —
WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — C&T Solutions (C&T) is pleased to announce it was awarded a place on the General Services Administration’s (GSA) One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) Small Business (SB) Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. As an OASIS Pool 1 contractor, C&T is able to compete for small business set asides and direct awards in multiple professional service disciplines.

The OASIS SB contract supports government agencies in acquiring complex professional services in several core disciplines, including program management, management consulting, logistics, engineering, scientific, and financial services. OASIS SB can be used by all Federal agencies and GSA-approved entities and is designed to provide a total solution to agencies’ requirements, with the flexibility for all contract types and pricing at the task order level.


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Best Business Formation Law Firm Long Island NYC Awarded to Uniondale Attorney

Best Business Formation Law Firm awarded by Long Island Business News to Love Law Firm PLLC servicing Uniondale, East Meadow, Garden City, Great Neck, Nassau County, Long Island, New York

Long Island Business News’ Reader Rankings has awarded the Best Business Formation Law Firm to Love Law Firm, PLLC of Uniondale, Nassau County. The attorney’s website is https://www.lovelawfirmpllc.com/practice_areas/business-formation-lawyer-long-island-ny.cfm

The firm is conveniently located at 626 RXR Plaza, 6th Floor, Uniondale, NY 11556 and welcomes clients from East Meadow, Garden City, Great Neck, throughout Nassau County and Long Island, and the rest of New York, via Zoom.

14,000 votes were cast in this year’s Reader Rankings at the Long Island Business News’ website. The award-winning attorney / owner of Love Law Firm, PLLC, Francine E. Love, puts the victory down to personalized service and enhanced client experience.

She adds, “This is a real David and Goliath story. Our firm was nominated

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Adventure Theatre MTC Awarded $150K Compass Consultant Grant for 2021

The consulting project includes a team of eight business professionals who will identify opportunities, seek community input, test messaging and more.

Adventure Theatre MTC Awarded $150K Compass Consultant Grant for 2021

Adventure Theatre MTC has announced it is selected as a 2020-21 Classic Project Client of Compass. The year-long pro bono consulting service will help Adventure deepen and expand its funding strategy for individual giving. The consulting project, valued at $150,000, includes a team of eight business professionals who will work with Adventure to identify opportunities, seek community input, test messaging, and present a comprehensive strategy.

Providing over $55 million of pro bono consulting services since 2001, Compass Greater Washington serves the greater region including suburban Maryland and Northern Virginia. Each nonprofit client receives approximately $150,000 of strategic consulting services – free of charge from top volunteers who not only deliver focused analyses and recommendations, but also provide advice along the way, so nonprofits can internalize the most useful and

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