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Industry Week in Review
– July 13, 2018

Industry Week in Review – July 13, 2018 Aerospace & Defense Update Uncertainty regarding Brexit’s impact on the U.K. aerospace industry continues to rise as there have been no withdrawal agreements put in place between the U.K. and the EU.  Amidst the concerns, President Trump...

KippsDeSanto & Co.
July 16, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– July 6, 2018

Industry Week in Review – July 6, 2018 Aerospace & Defense Update On Thursday, Boeing and Embraer announced their agreement to create a joint venture (“JV”) comprising Embraer’s commercial aircraft and services business.  Boeing has agreed to pay $3.8 billion for an 80 percent stake,...

KippsDesanto & Co.
July 10, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– June 29, 2018

Aerospace & Defense Update The Pentagon and Lockheed Martin are closing in on a deal for the 11th lot of F-35s, which includes more than 130 jets.  The deal was initially planned to close by the end of 2017, but negotiations between the two parties...

KippsDesanto & Co.
July 03, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– June 22, 2018

Aerospace & Defense Update On Monday, President Trump ordered the Pentagon to create a new Space Force with the signing of an executive order during a meeting of the National Space Council.  The decision would realign the U.S. military by pulling various space functions into...

KippsDesanto & Co.
June 25, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– June 15, 2018

Aerospace & Defense Update Embraer’s stock saw its largest increase in two months after its joint venture with Boeing received a major endorsement this past week.  Brazilian President Michel Temer endorsed the partnership, which is essential given the government’s “golden share” in Embraer, which gives...

KippsDesanto & Co.
June 19, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– June 8, 2018

Aerospace & Defense Update On Tuesday, Northrop Grumman received U.S. antitrust approval to complete its acquisition of rocket maker Orbital ATK, which will help Northrop expand and compete in the space market.  With the $9.2 billion Orbital deal, Northrop is projecting 2018E revenue of $30.1...

KippsDesanto & Co.
June 12, 2018

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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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