In its commitment to the small and emerging government contractor, SECAF is proud to recognize the winners of the inaugural SECAF Awards Gala
McLean, VA (PRWEB) April 16, 2009
The Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF), the premier organization for the small and emerging government contractor, tonight announced the winners of the First Annual SECAF Awards at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner. Culmen International, LLC, Information Systems Consulting Group, Inc. (InSysCo), iLuMinA Solutions Inc. and A-TEK, Inc. joined honoree Michael S. Sade of U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) as winners of the inaugural event honoring small and emerging government contractors and the players in the ecosystem that rely on small business.
"In its commitment to the small and emerging government contractor, SECAF is proud to recognize the winners of the inaugural SECAF Awards Gala," stated Shiv Krishnan, chairman of SECAF and CEO of government contractor INDUS Corporation. "SECAF understands the important role small and emerging firms serve in the marketplace and we are excited to recognize and congratulate them on their accomplishments."
The 2009 Contractor of the Year winners and Small Business Partner of the Year were chosen from a field of hundreds of nominations.
SECAF Contractor of the Year
- Under $6 million - Culmen International, LLC
- $6 to $12 million - Information Systems Consulting Group, Inc. (InSysCo)
- $12 to $25 million - iLuMinA Solutions Inc.
SECAF Small Business Partner of the Year
- Greater than $25 million - A-TEK, Inc.
In addition to the Contractor and Small Business Partner of the Year winners, Michael S. Sade of U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) was honored as the Government Advocate of the Year for his demonstrated and unrivaled support for the small business community.
"The 2009 SECAF award winners, along with all of our member companies, have shown the strength, vision and determination to succeed in today's very competitive government contracting market," added Mark Moore and Scott Brezler, co-chairs for the Awards Gala selection committee. "We applaud the successes of this year's award winners, nominated companies and the industry as a whole and we look forward to a successful 2009."
The Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF) enables the small and emerging government contractor to achieve maximum growth rates in a highly competitive marketplace. Arming members with business resources, access to influencers and government agencies, and advocacy opportunities and education, SECAF is an important resource for a growing company.
SECAF also serves the medium to large government contractors, providing invaluable introductions to specialized small businesses that enable the overall contracting community to work successfully in tandem. For more information visit http://www.secaf.org.