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2 Twelve Solutions Awarded OTA Contract to Integrate Modern Capabilities into a Global Secure Enterprise Network

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#2twelvesolutions–A key component in the Navy’s drive to modernize and transform its global information technology was competitively awarded to 2 Twelve Solutions LLC on September 14, 2020. This Other Transaction Authority prototype involves “Integrating Modern Capabilities into a Global Secure Enterprise Network,” and heavily…

Russell Coleman, Ph.D., Joins Tunnell Consulting as Program Executive, Government Services

Coleman brings a proven track record of medical product development in vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostic devices/assays KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. & BETHESDA, Md. & CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tunnell Consulting, an organization dedicated to solving complex problems for life sciences companies and government agencies, announced today that…

PhageBank(TM) Deployed in Texas to Save COVID-19 Patients from Life-Threatening Carbapenemase Resistant A. baumannii (CRAB) Outbreak

GAITHERSBURG, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Adaptive Phage Therapeutics (APT), a clinical-stage biotechnology company dedicated to providing therapies to treat infectious diseases, today announced a deployment in Texas of its investigational PhageBank(TM) therapy in response to a deadly outbreak of secondary infections with carbapenemase resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) bacteria…

VSE Corporation to Reschedule Third Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call Following Third-Party Conference Call Provider Outage

ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VSE Corporation (NASDAQ: VSEC, “VSE”, or the “Company”), a leading provider of aftermarket distribution and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for land, sea and air transportation assets for government and commercial markets, has postponed its third quarter 2020 results conference call scheduled…

CyberSheath Selected to Join Microsoft Intelligent Security Association

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CyberSheath Services International today announced that it has been selected to join the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA) as one of the association’s first CMMC-focused managed security service providers. “MISA members are cybersecurity industry leaders,” said Eric Noonan, CEO at CyberSheath. “They’re unified…

UBS Asset Management Makes Strategic Minority Investment in Tillman Infrastructure to Accelerate U.S. Tower Rollout

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Funds managed by UBS Asset Management (UBS-AM) on behalf of a large US pension plan have made a strategic minority investment in Tillman Infrastructure (Tillman), a leading developer and owner of telecommunication tower infrastructure throughout North America. This investment enables Tillman to accelerate…

Fitbit Receives Army Award to Help Accelerate its COVID-19 Wearable Detection Technology

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitbit (NYSE: FIT) Fitbit announced today it has been selected by the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command (USAMRDC) to receive nearly $2.5 million from the U.S. Department of Defense through a Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) award to advance development of…

Viken Detection Welcomes John Quelch to Its Board of Directors

BURLINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Viken Detection, pioneer of homeland security x-ray imaging and analytical devices, today announced the appointment of John Quelch to its Board of Directors. Quelch is the Dean of the University of Miami’s Herbert Business School, Miller University Chair Professor, and Vice Provost for…

Allison Transmission’s Third Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call Delayed Due to Service Provider Technical Issues

INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions and a supplier of commercial vehicle propulsion solutions, including electric hybrid and fully electric propulsion systems, announced this morning that it will delay the Company’s earnings conference…

Slingshot Aerospace Raises $8 Million in Series A Funds Led by ATX Ventures

The company has raised a total of $17.1 million to date. AUSTIN, Texas & EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Slingshot Aerospace, Inc., a leader in situational awareness technology, announced today that it has raised $8 million in Series A funds for a total raised of $17.1 million…

Astrotech Announces $6.2 Million Registered Direct Offering Priced At-the-Market

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ASTC), today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with several institutional investors for the purchase and sale of 2,887,906 shares of Astrotech’s common stock, at a purchase price of $2.15 per share, in a registered direct offering priced…

Generational Capital Markets Advises Phoenix America in its Sale to discoverIE Group

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Generational Capital Markets, Member FINRA/SIPC and a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the sale of its client, Phoenix America, Inc. to discoverIE Group plc. The acquisition closed October 13, 2020 and details were not disclosed. Located…

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