In Depth interviews – June 13

This is the In Depth show blog. Here you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Today’s guests:

Rick KiernanVice President and Partner, World Media Network


Veterans can get information from a new source: The Veterans Information Channel and Learning Center is up and running.

The channel’s director — Rick Kiernan — is a veteran himself, both of the military and the media world. He joins In Depth to discuss what resources will be available on the channel.

Jim WilliamsSenior Vice President, Daon

You have to have a very good business case if you want to add the long list of contract vehicles. Jim Williams managed a few of those vehicles as commissioner of the General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service. He’s now a senior vice president at Daon

He joins In Depth as part of the Federal News Radio week-long special report, Inside the World’s Biggest Buyer.

Also on the show:

Francis is joined by Federal News Radio DoD reporter Jared Serbu for a fun segment: Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and secret crooner Martin Dempsey serenades the Coast Guard.

NSA: More safeguards needed to protect networks from cyber attacks

Causey: TSP hack attack hot topic for feds

Special report: Inside the world’s biggest buyer