PSC News Releases

PSC makes the voice of the government professional and technical services industry heard on key acquisition policy, legislation and other developments to leading news organizations.

Recent News Releases:

PSC: BBP 3.0 Doesn’t Go Far Enough (9/19/2014)
The Professional Services Council today commended the Defense Department for its continued focus on improving acquisition but expressed concern that the latest round of the Better Buying Power initiative—BBP 3.0—is neither broad enough nor forward-lo
PSC Congratulates Steve VanRoekel on Appointment to USAID (9/19/2014)
The Professional Services Council congratulated Federal Chief Information Officer Steve VanRoekel on his a new assignment as chief innovation officer at the U.S. Agency for International Development.
PSC Defense and Intelligence Council Names Top Execs to Executive Advisory Board (9/18/2014)
The Professional Services Council today announced that 15 top government contracting executives have joined the Executive Advisory Board of the association’s new Defense and Intelligence Council (DIC).
2014 Greater Washington GovCon Awards Finalists Announced (9/5/2014)
PSC and The Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce have announced the finalists for the 12th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards™, the premier awards event for the renowned Washington area government contracting community.
Four Top Execs Elected to PSC Board of Directors (8/25/2014)
The Professional Services Council today announced four additions to its Board of Directors, including the former director of the Missile Defense Agency and the new CEO of Deloitte Federal.
Top Acquisition Experts and Thought Leaders Named to PSC Acquisition & Business Policy Board (8/21/2014)
The Professional Services Council today announced that 12 top executives have joined the Executive Advisory Board (EAB) of the association’s new Acquisition and Business Policy Council (ABPC).
PSC’s Acquisition Policy Review Committee Calls for New Thinking on Acquisition Policy (7/28/2014)
The Professional Services Council’s Acquisition Policy Review Committee delivered its recommendations on defense, information technology, protest and other acquisition policies to Congress and the administration today.
Government Contracting Industry a Model on Employment Equality (7/21/2014)
PSC issued a statement regarding President Obama’s modification of a 1965 executive order expanding employee protections against discrimination by federal contractors based on sexual orientation or gender identification.
PSC, ARWG Oppose Provision to Debar Contractors Without Due Process (7/10/2014)
PSC spearheaded a multi-association letter opposing an amendment to the FY 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations Act that would strip federal contractors of their due process rights and undercut current processes.
New Report Tracks How New Funding Models are Changing Roles for International Development Companies (7/10/2014)
PSC's Council of International Development Companies released a paper on the growing role of multinational corporations in foreign assistance funding and how they are positioned to partner with them for long-term, sustainable development.
Accenture Federal Services' John Goodman Elected PSC Vice Chair (6/20/2014)
PSC elected John Goodman, chief operating officer of Accenture Federal Services, as the new vice chair of its Board of Directors at its June 18 Board of Directors meeting.
PSC Adopts New Operating Model (6/20/2014)
The Professional Services Council announced an association-wide reorganization today to better serve its members and address the significant forces changing the government professional services and technology markets.
PSC: No Basis for Expanded PCI Coverage (6/3/2014)
PSC strongly criticized the FAR Council for its April 3 proposed rule that addresses PCIs in federal contracting, in comments PSC submitted through CODSIA.
FAR Council Errs in Contractor Compensation Retroactivity (5/30/2014)
The FAR Council took a significant step backward in its final rule issued today by retroactively imposing new limitations on the allowability of costs incurred for the compensation of certain contractor employees.
Former Top DoD Tech Exec Wennergren to Head PSC Tech Policy (5/20/2014)
PSC is proud to announce that former DoD official and current CACI Vice President Dave Wennergren will be joining the Council as Senior Vice President of Technology Policy.
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