Woodbridge, VA (PRWEB) July 11, 2005
Securicon, LLC, a leading services firm in the information technology security field, announced today that it has been awarded its General Services Administration (GSA) Information Technology Schedule Contract. Under the contract, Securicon is able to offer security assessments, audits, penetration testing, network security architecture reviews and development, certification and accreditation support, including security plans, policies and implementation and security staff augmentation to federal, state and local governments.
In announcing the award, SecuriconÂs CEO Paul Hurley, said, ÂSecuricon is experienced at developing winning proposals for competitive bids. However, The Winvale Group brought us the experience and inside knowledge necessary to ease the process of successfully responding to the GSA IT Schedule solicitation. WinvaleÂs staff was professional, knowledgeable and understood the challenges of accurately representing SecuriconÂs unique skills and expertise to GSAÂs contract management staff. Winvale saved us valuable time and money in developing the response, negotiating on our behalf and helping us successfully prepare for the evaluation process.Â
Securicon is listed under General Purpose Commercial Information Technology Equipment, Software, and Services contract number GS-35F-0689R effective June 24th. To expedite government purchases, Securicon has made its services available on GSA Advantage! (http://www.gsaadvantage.gov) the governmentÂs electronic ordering system.
Establishing a GSA Schedule Contract requires a solid understanding and in depth knowledge of government contracts and regulations. With the assistance of The Winvale Group, a Washington, DC based professional services firm with expertise in the GSA Schedules Program, Securicon was awarded their GSA Schedule Contract in record time.
ÂWe are very pleased to have worked with Securicon on this project. They are a highly-experienced group of industry veterans whose government customerÂs will appreciate the ease the Schedule offersÂ said Brian Dunn, Winvale Vice President.
SecuriconÂs GSA Schedule award is a direct result of a complex process in which the General Services Administration evaluated their professional capabilities, corporate structure, performance history, and customer satisfaction, among other criteria. As a result, Securicon is qualified to perform work directly for federal, state and local governmental entities.
Securicon is a Security Professional Services firm. The depth and breath of experience of SecuriconÂs security engineers introduces an unparalleled comprehensive and "real-world" approach to security consulting. Securicon engineers practice across the entire security life-cycle, allowing lessons learned to be applied to all elements of security services. SecuriconÂs deep history in penetration testing and real-world incident response results in findings and recommendations that are based on demonstrated facts, not theory. Therefore, Securicon engineers develop alternative safeguards when standard strategies are not practical in the customer's environment, making the results of any task more practical and immediately more effective. To learn more, visit: http://www.securicon.com
About The Winvale Group
The Winvale Group is a professional services firm specializing in government contracts and the General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule Program. Headquartered in Washington DC, at the heart of the federal government, Winvale works with organizations across the country seeking to pursue business with the federal, state and local governments. To learn more, visit: http://www.winvale.com
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