Marjorie Censer

Marjorie Censer was Inside Defense's editor until July 2021. 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 | May 4, 2021

Lockheed Martin said today it has named Christian Marrone senior vice president of government affairs.

The Insider | May 4, 2021

GM Defense said today it has named Steve duMont, a former Raytheon Technologies executive, president.

The Insider | May 4, 2021

Booz Allen Hamilton said today it has agreed to acquire Liberty IT Solutions for $725 million to bolster its digital solutions work.

The Insider | May 4, 2021

Leidos said today it has named Christopher Cage chief financial officer, effective July 5.

The Insider | May 3, 2021

Noblis said today it has acquired McKean Defense as well as affiliates Mikros Systems and Cabrillo Technologies, expanding Noblis' defense work.

The Insider | May 3, 2021

In a regulatory filing, Peraton says it is preparing to have nine business units once its planned acquisition of Perspecta is complete in the coming weeks.

The Insider | April 30, 2021

Canadian company CAE said this week it has named former Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) to the board of directors of its CAE USA business.

The Insider | April 30, 2021

L3Harris Technologies said today the company is prepared for Bill Brown, its chief executive, to hand over the reins to Chris Kubasik, currently L3Harris' president and chief operating officer, on June 29.

Daily News | April 29, 2021

The National Defense Industrial Association is unveiling its Emerging Technologies Institute, a new organization that will offer research and analysis to help Capitol Hill, the Pentagon and industry consider how to best incorporate cutting-edge advancements.

The Insider | April 29, 2021

Northrop Grumman said today sales in its most recent quarter totaled $9.2 billion, up 6% from the same three-month period a year earlier.

The Insider | April 28, 2021

Boeing said today sales in the most recent quarter in its defense, space and security unit totaled $7.2 billion, up 19% from the same three-month period a year earlier.

The Insider | April 28, 2021

The chief executive of General Dynamics said today the company is participating in the Army's new combat vehicle programs -- but sees its upgrade efforts as more near-term.

The Insider | April 27, 2021

Raytheon Technologies executives said today the company has received another subpoena from the Justice Department in connection with an investigation into defective pricing of several contracts won by the company's missiles and defense business.

The Insider | April 26, 2021

Lobbying firm Ballard Partners said today it has hired Alex Gray, a former National Security Council chief of staff.

The Insider | April 26, 2021

Science Applications International Corp. said today it has agreed to acquire Koverse, which specializes in a data management platform that enables artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Daily News | April 26, 2021

In late January 2020, executives at the Ocala, FL-based small business Veterans Trading Co., which specializes in value-added supply chain services, started to get concerned the COVID-19 virus was likely to hit their business.

The Insider | April 23, 2021

Shield AI, a San Diego-based, venture capital-backed defense technology company, has opened a new Washington, DC-area office and named retired Army Col. Johnny Cochran vice president of strategic engagements.

Daily News | April 22, 2021

Defense industry analysts say the selection of Michael Brown, who previously headed Symantec and, more recently, the Defense Innovation Unit, to lead Pentagon acquisition signals a continued emphasis on software modernization and faster innovation.

The Insider | April 22, 2021

CACI International executives said they are lowering their fiscal year 2021 sales guidance because of a "greater than expected impact" from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

The Insider | April 21, 2021

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory said this week it has named former Pentagon acquisition chief Ellen Lord a senior fellow.

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