Tag Archives: SBA

Calibre to Guide Wittenberg Weiner Consulting via SBA Mentor-Protege Initiative

Calibre Systems has signed an agreement to guide Wittenberg Weiner Consulting in business development efforts as part of the Small Business Administration‘s mentor-protege program. Both companies also seek to jointly pursue opportunities in the business analytics, strategy, financial management and audit readiness areas under the agreement, Calibre said Tuesday. WWC CEO Lauren Weiner said the company aims to provide …

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DHA Taps CNTS to Support DoD Health Surveillance Mission

Cherokee Nation Technology Solutions has secured a $17.1 million firm-fixed-price contract to provide support services to the armed forces health surveillance branch of the public health division within the Defense Health Agency‘s healthcare operations directorate. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contractor will help DHA conduct health surveillance for DoD and assist in the …

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SBA Issues Funding Awards to 68 Business Accelerators; Maria Contreras-Sweet Comments

The Small Business Administration has awarded 68 business accelerators with a $50,000 grant each as winners of SBA’s third annual Growth Accelerator Fund Competition. SBA said Thursday that a panel of government and industry professionals chose the winning accelerators out of more than 400 grant applicants from across the U.S. The agency facilitated the competition in partnership with …

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HPE-Built Continuous Security Monitoring Platform Enters Operational Readiness Review Phase; Marilyn Crouther Comments

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has moved forward to the operational readiness review phase of its cybersecurity platform for federal civilian agencies under a Department of Homeland Security-run continuous diagnostics and mitigation program. The company designed its automated CDM platform to help government users identify and categorize information technology security risk by priority, HPE said Tuesday. “HPE is proud to be …

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SBA Taps 21 Partners to Support Agency’s Small Biz Innovation Programs

The Small Business Administration has awarded $325,000 in grant funds to 21 organizations to assist the agency in efforts to help entrepreneurs get more involved in the government’s Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs. SBA said Thursday it chose 16 state and local economic development agencies, business development centers, colleges and universities to …

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Summit Consulting to Help SBA Review Federal Credit Subsidy Models; Frieda Chung Comments

Summit Consulting has been awarded a potential five-year contract to examine federal credit subsidy models for the U.S. Small Business Administration in order to help verify the models’ compliance with accounting and industry standards. The company will evaluate SBA model methodology, operations, input and output and documentations against the Federal Credit Reform Act …

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DoD, SBA, CPSC Pick SAS Tools for Big Data Analytics, Management

SAS has been chosen by the U.S. Defense Department, Small Business Administration and Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide technology platforms that will work to help the agencies examine huge amounts of data. The company said Monday agencies are increasingly adopting big data analytics, visualization, text mining and Hadoop technologies to help address their …

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Huntington Ingalls Subsidiary to Mentor Synergy Solutions; Gerald Boyd Comments

SN3, a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries, will provide general and technical business insights to Synergy Solutions under the Small Business Administration’s mentor-protege program. SN3 will collaborate with Synergy Solutions to develop new systems and expand capabilities to pursue business opportunities with future government contracts, Huntington Ingalls said Thursday. “SN3 …

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