DHS Honors Arc Aspicio with 2010 Small Business Achievement Award

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Arlington, VA, April 14, 2010 – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently selected Arc Aspicio to receive the 2010 Small Business Achievement Award. Kevin Boshears, the Director of the DHS Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization, presented the award during the sixth annual awards ceremony.

Lynn Ann Casey, Chief Executive Officer, and Robert O’Keefe, Chief Technology Officer, accepted the award from Boshears and Richard Gunderson, Acting Chief Procurement Officer of the Department. The company currently supports DHS on 16 projects in five Component agencies. Boshears specifically recognized the company for its work on a prime contract at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Arc Aspicio employees are dedicated to the homeland security mission on their day-to-day projects. Recognition for our hard work and passion for the mission is the highest honor our team could receive.” 
—Lynn Ann Casey, CEO 

At DHS, the company currently also supports the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), and the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD).

“Our mission is to bring technology and management solutions to DHS – where we do more than 95% of our business today,” said O’Keefe. “Technology solutions are accelerating information sharing and intelligence across the Department and we are excited to be part of this innovative work.”

The company supports the full lifecycle of information technology solutions (mission applications and infrastructure) including requirements, development, operations and maintenance, cybersecurity, and program management. More than half the company’s projects were awarded on the Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) contract.

Arc Aspicio was recently selected as a 2010 Fantastic 50 company by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and was named a Blue Ribbon Small Business by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for the fourth consecutive year. After winning the Helios HR Apollo Award for its remarkable commitment to employee development in 2009, the company participated as a judge in the 2010 competition.

For more information about Arc Aspicio, please visit our website at www.arcaspicio.com.

Contact Information
Lynn Ann Casey
lac@arcaspicio.com
703.465.2060

Arc Aspicio is an information technology and management consulting company that focuses on homeland security and intelligence. Our services include strategy and planning, business architecture, strategic communications, mission/technology alignment, information technology, and program management. Arc Aspicio is building a community that promotes collaboration, continuous learning, innovation, and intelligence to improve homeland security.

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