ExecutiveBiz: US Govt Cancels Solicitation for Kuwait Security Support Recompete Contract; Vectrus’ Chuck Prow Comments

By: Jane Edwardson, ExecutiveBiz, March 08, 2017-Vectrus has disclosed that the U.S. government has called off the solicitation for a security and base operations services recompete contract in support of U.S. Army facilities in Kuwait due to changes in mission requirements. The company is the current contractor on the Kuwait Base Operations and Security Support Services …

The Gazette: Vectrus wins Kuwait contract extension

By: Wayne Heilman, The Gazette, March 24, 2017-The Army awarded a Vectrus Inc. subsidiary a one-year, $521.6 million extension to the company’s Kuwait Base Operations and Security Support Services contract that was set to expire on Tuesday. The Department of Defense indicated last week it planned to extend the agreement until it can rebid the …

ExecutiveBiz: Vectrus Systems Lands AFCAP IV Logistics Support Task Order; Chuck Prow Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, ExecutiveBiz, Feb. 23, 2017 — A Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) subsidiary will provide logistics support to the U.S. Air Force‘s Bagram Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron in Afghanistan under a potential $14 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 15. The company said Feb. 14 Vectrus Systems will provide the services as part of the task order awarded under the …

The Gazette: Colorado Springs-based Vectrus wins $14 million order for Afghanistan work

By: Wayne Heilman, The Gazette, February 15, 2017-A subsidiary of Colorado Springs-based defense contractor Vectrus Inc. has received a $14 million task order to support the U.S. Air Force at Bagram Field in Afghanistan. The order was awarded under the Air Force Contract Augmentation Program IV for one year beginning March 23 with three one-year …

VECTRUS PRESIDENT AND CEO RECEIVES WASH100 AWARD

February 2, 2017, Reston, Va.-Jim Garrettson, CEO and publisher of Executive Mosaic, presents Chuck Prow, president and CEO of Vectrus with the Wash100 Award. Now in its fourth year, the Wash100 is a premier group of private and public sector executives that drive the conversation and shape the narrative of the GovCon sector. Their contributions …

Executive Mosiac: Chuck Prow, Vectrus CEO, Selected to 2017 Wash100 for IT & Logistics Convergence Leadership

By: Mary-Louise Hoffman, Executive Mosaic, January 31, 2017-Wash100-Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Chuck Prow, president and CEO of Vectrus, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena. The three-time Wash100 inductee and former IBM government business leader joined Colorado Springs-based Vectrus in December 2016, nearly two years …

Executive Mosaic: New CEO Chuck Prow: Vectrus Looks to ‘Fuse Physical & Digital Aspects’ of Logistics Work

By: Ross Wilkers, Executive Mosaic News, December 21, 2016, -Facility and logistics services provider Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) will continue to prioritize information technology and network communications as areas of pursuit for potential growth as the company looks ahead to 2017, its newly-appointed CEO has told GovCon Wire. Colorado Springs-based government services contractor Vectrus has $1.5 billion in …

Peyton Fire District receives new equipment

May 15, 2016, PEYTON, Colo. – The Peyton Fire Protection District now has some new lifesaving equipment thanks to a donation from local government service provider Vectrus. The company donating masks, breathing apparatus, oxygen tanks and a thermal imaging device Saturday. Peyton Fire Chief Charles Omdahl said the gift is much appreciated as their small …

Colorado Springs Business Journal: Vectrus CEO draws on military expertise

By: Cameron Moix, The Colorado Springs Business Journal, October 27, 2015-When defense contractor Exelis created a spin-off of its Mission Services division last year, Ken Hunzeker found himself at the helm of Colorado Springs’ largest publicly traded company. Hunzeker, CEO and president of Vectrus Inc., is a third-generation military man and retired as a lieutenant …

Emergency management plan put to test

Story by Staff Sgt. Gene Arnold, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait – “Attention, attention, attention … this is a test of the Camp Arifjan emergency management plan,” echoed from the base wide speaker system on the morning of Feb. 5. This marked the beginning of the mass casualty exercise that would test emergency …