Jerry DeMuro of BAE Systems Discusses Current State of Defense & Aerospace Industry

July 29, 2014, No comments

  Earlier this month, ACG National Capital hosted the President and CEO of BAE Systems, Inc., Jerry DeMuro, for the July monthly meeting held at the Ritz-Carlton in Tysons Corner. BAE Systems, Inc. is a global, U.S.-based defense, aerospace, and security company with approximately 35,000 employees that last year generated approximately $11.8 billion in annual revenue. Mr. DeMuro, who has had ...


Mac Curtis to Discuss The SI Organization’s Rebranding as Vencore

July 25, 2014, No comments

Mac Curtis, who will be the featured speaker at the upcoming ACG Monthly Meeting on September 19th at the Hilton McLean in Tysons Corner, has been making the news recently. The company that he leads as President and CEO has just rebranded itself from The SI Organization to Vencore. Here is what Mr. Curtis had to say about the change in a recent press release: “Operating as Vencore allows us ...


Clearsight Advises PharmaCM and Kinsail in Recent Acquisitions

July 23, 2014, No comments

The Life Sciences sector is experiencing a renaissance. There has been a burgeoning demand for software and professional services, which has led to a highly favorable deal environment for companies serving the Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences market. Clearsight Advisors, an independent merchant-banking firm dedicated to providing world-class M&A and capital raising solutions, recently served ...


Len Forkas on How to Build a High Performing Team – Part III

July 17, 2014, No comments

The 2014 Mid-Atlantic Growth Conference was a gathering of some of the DC Metro area’s most successful and prolific entrepreneurs. Len Forkas, President and CEO of Milestone Communications and the founder of the Hopecam charity, was among the keynote speakers at this year’s event. Corporate Growth, Capital Style has been featuring videos of the keynote speeches and panel discussions, and we no ...


Jerry DeMuro, CEO of BAE Systems, to address ACG National Capital membership at July monthly meeting

July 16, 2014, No comments

This upcoming Friday, ACG National Capital will host its July monthly meeting with Gerard J. “Jerry” DeMuro as the featured speaker. Jerry DeMuro is president and CEO of BAE Systems, Inc., a global, U.S.-based defense, aerospace, and security company that generates approximately $12.75 billion in annual revenue and employs nearly 40,000 people. DeMuro also serves as an executive director on th ...


Executive Insights: Dr. Marta Wilson on Improving the Morale of the Federal Workforce

July 10, 2014, No comments

Federal employee morale has dropped to an alarming low, and legislators are demanding action. Recently, members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and two of its subcommittees sent a letter requesting that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) study federal employee engagement and recommend steps the federal government can take to improve it. To improve the situation, it& ...


Len Forkas on How to Build a High Performing Team – Part II

July 8, 2014, No comments

Corporate Growth, Capital Style has been featuring videos of the keynote speeches and panel discussions that made the 2014 Mid-Atlantic Growth Conference such a successful event. Last week, we shared part one of Len Forkas’s inspirational presentation, where the speaker went over the importance of having a high-performing team by your side to help you through difficult challenges. Mr. Forkas is ...


Tom Weithman and Rick Gordon Talk Cybersecurity and Accelerators

July 2, 2014, No comments

Last month, ACG National Capital members were treated to yet another insightful live Q&A with CIT GAP Funds Managing Director and Vice President Tom Weithman, and MACH37 Managing Partner, Rick Gordon. The pair discussed how their respective companies have managed to stay ahead of the curve, and enlightened the audience to the concept of accelerators and why they’re important for the advanc ...