Marjorie Censer

Marjorie Censer is Inside Defense's editor. She previously worked at the Washington Post and its local business publication Capital Business, covering defense industry reshaping, the increased scrutiny of contractors following the Edward Snowden case and the challenges of canceling military programs. From 2007 to 2010, she was managing editor of Inside the Army. She also previously worked as defense editor at POLITICO and as a staff writer at the Carroll County Times and the Princeton Packet. A Fairfax native, she graduated from Princeton University.

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The Insider | January 30, 2019

Mercury Systems said this week it has acquired Mesa, AZ-based GECO Avionics.

The Insider | January 30, 2019

Maxar Technologies said today its SSL business has opted to no longer participate in the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites program because of "a need to focus its resources on ensuring optimal returns when weighed against other capital priorities."

Daily News | January 29, 2019

Lockheed Martin said today sales in its most recent quarter reached $14.4 billion, up about 4 percent from the same three-month period a year earlier.

The Insider | January 29, 2019

Harris said today that as part of the regulatory process involved in finalizing its planned merger with L3 Technologies, it's "moving proactively" to consider the potential sale of its night-vision business.

Daily News | January 28, 2019

Peraton is focusing on areas of work "that are strategically important to us," including space command and control, offensive cyber, artificial intelligence and machine learning, the company's chief executive told Inside Defense.

The Insider | January 28, 2019

Science Applications International Corp. said today Douglas Wiltsie has been named vice president of operations for the defense systems customer group.

The Insider | January 25, 2019

As the new chief executive of Applied Insight, contracting industry veteran John Hynes will be tasked with integrating the company while also seeking additional acquisitions.

The Insider | January 25, 2019

Law firm Jenner & Block said this week it has named Noah Bleicher a special counsel in its government contracts practice.

The Insider | January 25, 2019

The government shutdown will becoming increasingly problematic for defense service contractors, Moody's Investors Service says in a new report.

The Insider | January 24, 2019

Enlightenment Capital said earlier this week it has invested in System High, which will serve as the investment firm's newest platform.

The Insider | January 24, 2019

Law firm Covington & Burling said this week it has hired Samantha Clark in its public policy, Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States and government contracts practices.

The Insider | January 24, 2019

Textron said today sales in its most recent quarter dropped in both its Textron Systems and Bell Helicopter units.

The Insider | January 24, 2019

Applied Insight said today it has named John Hynes, the former CEO of TASC and chief operating officer of Engility, to serve as chief executive.

The Insider | January 23, 2019

United Technologies' planned split into three companies is likely to take about 18 months, the company's chief executive said today.

The Insider | January 18, 2019

Huntington Ingalls Industries said today it has agreed to buy Fulcrum IT Services, an information technology and government consulting company headquartered in Centreville, VA.

The Insider | January 16, 2019

Following the recent close of the Science Applications International Corp.-Engility deal, SAIC has "been very active this week going through really understanding the pipeline" of business opportunities, according to a top executive.

Daily News | January 16, 2019

Though Science Applications International Corp. fell short in pursuing two major military vehicle programs, the company's chief executive told Inside Defense he would not have changed the company's technical approach.

Daily News | January 14, 2019

The head of Booz Allen Hamilton's defense business said the company has shifted its business into deeper technology work and now is seeking to position itself as a "solutions" provider.

The Insider | January 14, 2019

Maxar Technologies said today it has named Daniel Jablonsky chief executive, effective immediately.

The Insider | January 11, 2019

General Dynamics said today Robert Helm, its senior vice president for planning and development, will become special adviser to the chief executive, effective April 1.

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