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2012-01-05 16:24:00

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- StratCorp Inc., a provider of media, technology and training solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide, has announced the appointment of Robert Riegle as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Riegle joins StratCorp with more than twenty years of successful government, industry and active military service. In this new role, he will be responsible for the strategic direction and growth of StratCorp's business divisions, including media,...

2012-01-05 12:02:00

Spending on service contractors is increasing as federal jobs are eliminated WASHINGTON, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees is urging the Defense Department to take a balanced approach to spending reductions that subjects private contractors to the same cost-cutting scrutiny that has already been placed upon the civilian workforce. The Pentagon has pledged to cut $450 billion in spending during the next decade. In addition,...

2011-11-29 12:00:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Crawford Contractor Connection <font size="2" face="Arial">(NYSE:CRDA; CRDB)</font> recently hosted its first Top Performer Symposium to recognize and gather input from the network's 100 most successful participants. The two-day event, held at the Omni Hotels & Resorts on Amelia Island, Fla., featured a general session and contractor round table discussions designed to share Contractor Connection's strategy for its managed...

2011-09-12 12:39:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For months, California specialty contractors have encouraged state enforcement agencies to focus their regulatory efforts in the fight against perpetrators of unlawful activities within the construction industry. The California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPASC) sees SB 617 (Calderon/Pavley) emphasizing regulatory reform and AB 29 (John A. Perez), which creates the Governor's Office of Business and Economic...

2011-09-01 02:05:00

EXTON, Pa., Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Defense Solutions Holding, Inc. (DFSH:PK), CEO Timothy Ringgold outlined the firm's five year growth plan that capitalizes on the firm's extensive opportunities in Iraq. Defense Solutions has worked in Iraq since 2005 when it was the only supplier of battle tanks to the new Iraqi Army. Release of the business plan followed a week of meetings in the US with the head of the firm's staff in Iraq. "We have three primary lines of business: oil,...

2011-08-24 14:51:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- California specialty contractors recently endorsed Butte County Supervisors' adoption of a resolution to support a pilot program cracking down on contractors' abuse in the workers' compensation system. The California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPASC) backs the local resolution that immediately implements a 12-month pilot program calling for all pool permits to require verifiable proof of active workers'...

2011-08-24 06:30:00

PHOENIX, Md., Aug. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Point 2 Point Global Security, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been awarded an 8m-Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) certification through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The 8m program allows Point 2 Point to participate in WOSB set aside contracts and to team-up with larger prime contractors that require the services of a quality security organization to help meet their small business obligations. Point 2 Point Global...

2011-08-12 00:00:29

Digital Defense and UtiliWorks will be at the DOE Smart Grid CyberSecurity Information Exchange in Chicago on August 23rd to discuss the deployment of effective security solutions for Smart Grid applications. Digital Defense and UtiliWorks have worked together to help local government entities and utilities understand how to secure IT infrastructure and protect it from Cyber attack. San Antonio, TX & Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), today announced...

2011-08-11 08:00:00

CORONA, Calif., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medina International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: MIHI) announced today that its subsidiary, Wintec Protective Systems, Inc. has formed a new subsidiary Security Glass Solutions, Inc. and completed stage one of a two stage process for Halliburton in Houston, TX. Security Glass Solutions, Inc. is established to market its glass solution products for commercial and residential buildings, airports, large hotel buildings throughout the world. Mr. Daniel...

2011-06-28 06:55:00

MAULDIN, S.C., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the 2011 school year ended, administrators, teachers and students at Brooklyn, NY's P.S. 216 elementary school gathered with contractors, designers, fundraisers and project managers from The Gordian Group to share in the fruits of New York City's first Edible Schoolyard Program and to recognize the outstanding achievement of the construction techniques used to build the project. The Gordian Group arranged the ceremony to recognize the New...