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Industry Week in Review
– September 21, 2018

KippsDeSanto & Co. Industry Week in Review – September 21, 2018 Summary Increased defense spending continues to be a primary emphasis for the federal government.  Multiple branches of the military have received or will receive increased funding in the foreseeable future.  Furthermore, IT modernization and...

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September 24, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– September 14, 2018

KippsDeSanto & Co. Industry Week in Review – September 14, 2018 Summary Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg addresses the production slowdown of 737 aircrafts—announcing the company will ramp up monthly production by almost 10% in 2019.  Congress approved an additional 16 F-35 Joint Strike Fighters, increasing...

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September 18, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– September 7, 2018

KippsDeSanto & Co. Industry Week in Review – September 7, 2018 Summary Near the end of the government fiscal year, budgetary spending remains a primary emphasis for commercial and federal enterprises.  Although Boeing has secured a significant increase in orders, it must deal with an...

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September 10, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– August 31, 2018

KippsDeSanto & CO. Industry Week in Review – August 31, 2018 Summary Modernization within the government contracting arena continues to be a primary emphasis for both commercial and federal enterprises. Boeing and Lockheed Martin have made significant investments in their capabilities to best fulfill fluctuating...

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September 04, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– August 24, 2018

Industry Week in Review – August 24, 2018 Aerospace & Defense Update While the Pentagon is increasing its focus on intercepting hypersonic and cruise missiles to keep pace with Chinese and Russian advances, the Missile Defense Agency (“MDA”) is continuing to invest in its ballistic...

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August 27, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– August 17, 2018

Industry Week in Review – August 17, 2018 Aerospace & Defense Update Lockheed Martin was awarded a $2.9 billion contract to produce three next-generation geosynchronous nuclear missile-warning satellites.  This follows Northrop Grumman win of a contract for two polar-orbiting satellites.  Together, the two sole-sourced contracts...

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August 20, 2018

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KippsDeSanto maintains extensive relationships in all facets of the aerospace / defense and technology industries we serve, including current and former senior government officials, industry executives and technology thought leaders. Our goal is to connect leaders and decision-makers in an effort to facilitate the growth of value and attainment of strategic objectives. We regularly sponsor, participate in and host private events to facilitate this networking.

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April 24, 2018

Using M&A to Succeed to Today’s GovCon Market

Professional Services Council Annual Conference, The Greenbriar

Speakers/Headliners
Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDesanto & Co.; Gail Bassin, Co-CEO/Board Chairperson; JBS International; Nick Veasey, Principal, Director of M&A, Booz Allen; Peter Clyne, Sr. Vice President, Corporate Development, Leidos; Greg Baroni, Chairman & CEO, Attain, LLC

April 24, 2018

2018 BIG CYBER GROWTH SUMMIT

The Hyatt Regency -Crystal City, VA

Speakers/Headliners
Anup Ghosh, Founder & CEO, Invincea; Jonathan Aberman, Host, What's Working in Washington; Steve Smoot, General Partner, Lavrock Ventures; Steven Chen, Principal, BluVentures; Jennifer Thornton, Greater Washington Partnership; Kevin DeSanto, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; Tom Weithman, Managing Director, CIT GAP Funds; John Funge, Chief Product Officer, DataTribe; Aaron Higbee, Co-Founder, PhishMe; Andy Jones, Managing Director, Maryland Venture Fund; Bob Sweeney, Strategic Partnerships, American University

April 18, 2018

Northern Virginia Chamber GovCon Symposium M&A Panel

Hilton McLean, Tysons Corner

Speakers/Headliners
Jennifer Felix, SVP & CFO, Vencore; Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; George Wilson, CEO & President, ECS Federal; Frank Finelli, Managing Director, The Carlyle Group

March 14, 2018

GovCon Market Update – WashingtonExec

Tower Club, Tysons Corner, VA

Speakers/Headliners
Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; Stephen Vather, Executive Director, Corporate Development and M&A ManTech Corporation

January 19, 2018

WashingtonExec Market Outlook 2018 Breakfast

Attain Office – Tysons Corner, VA

Speakers/Headliners
Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.

November 03, 2017

Wharton Aerospace 2017- “SASC: Restoring American Power”

Philadelphia, PA

Speakers/Headliners
Karl Schmidt, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; Michael Strianese, CEO, L3 Technologies, Inc.

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