Aliso Viejo, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013
Information Management Resources, Inc. (IMRI) is pleased to announce that it was one of three Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) awarded a Blanket Purchase Agreement with a potential value of up to $67.2 million by Department of Commerce to support the FirstNet Responder Network Authority (FirstNet). The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 created FirstNet as an independent authority within National Telecommunication and Information Administration (NTIA) to provide emergency responders with the first high-speed, nationwide network dedicated solely to police, firefighters, emergency medical service professionals and other public safety officials.
IMRI’s team of professionals will serve as trusted advisors to the FirstNet leadership team by providing wireless public safety expertise and professional services support in a wide range of technical, business, financial, strategic and operational areas. “I am truly honored that IMRI will play a pivotal role in the success of FirstNet in achieving its critical mission of saving lives and developing a new interoperable broadband network. Given that this nationwide wireless broadband network for public safety is one of our nation’s critical infrastructure developments, I am so proud that IMRI was selected to participate in this history making program. Additionally, I am extremely pleased with the Department of Commerce for awarding this contract to small Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses with proven qualifications in technology and safety,” says Martha Daniel, IMRI’s President and CEO and President of Elite Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Business (SDVOB) Network, Orange County.
IMRI is currently seeking candidates who are national experts in public safety and wireless telecommunications to support FirstNet’s exciting mission. Positions are nationwide. IMRI offers competitive compensation, benefits, and other incentives to its personnel. If interested in being considered for positions, please visit IMRI’s FirstNet page at http://www.imri.com/firstnet.
For over 21 years, IMRI has provided technology, cyber security and engineering services to federal government agencies and commercial clients. IMRI, ranked this year by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in America, is a Service Disabled Veteran, Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned, Small Disadvantaged Business that has successfully delivered more than $115 million in technology, cyber security, and engineering services.
IMRI has an impressive and growing client list providing support to federal government entities and agencies within DoC, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, NASA, the intelligence community, and other civilian organizations, as well as to state, local and municipal governments. IMRI also serves the private sector in the, healthcare, public utilities, and financial industries. For more information, please visit http://www.imri.com.
FirstNet will provide emergency responders with the first high-speed, nationwide network dedicated to public safety. FirstNet is designed to improve communication among local, state, regional, tribal and national emergency services personnel. The broadband data network will help save lives and protect the health and safety of all Americans. It will be built using LTE, the most advanced wireless technology available today. FirstNet fulfills a fundamental need of the public safety community for a single, mission-critical communications system enabling force multiplier effectiveness. Overseen by representatives of public safety, government and the wireless industry, FirstNet is an independent entity within the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration http://www.firstnet.gov.