ARLINGTON, VA (November 15, 2018) – Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, LLC (ACT I) a finalist in the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce and Professional Services Council 2018 Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards™ would like to congratulate George J. Pendersen, Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board ManTech International for his induction into the Hall of Fame for his extraordinary contributions to the industry, and Emily W. Murphy, Administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), for her recognition as the Public Sector Partner of the Year, and all the individual category winners.
Ms. Murphy has a long and successful career in the public and private sector. Prior to being confirmed as administrator, Ms. Murphy served as senior advisor to GSA’s acting administrator. Administrator Murphy previously served at GSA from 2005-2007, where she was appointed the inaugural chief acquisition officer. Administrator Murphy also served as GSA’s representative to the Federal Acquisition Regulatory (FAR) Council and the leader of the Civilian Agency Acquisition Council. Administrator Murphy’s previous public service includes an appointment at the U.S. Small Business Administration and nine years in the U.S. House of Representatives on the House Committee on Small Business and House Armed Services Committee. Administrator Murphy’s private sector experience includes five years in executive positions at a technology startup company engaged in federal contracting and three years as a government contracts attorney with two top Washington, D.C. law firms.
“I am proud to be included as a finalist with this group of outstanding companies” said Mike Niggel, ACT I CEO. “Congratulations to Ms. Murphy, Mr. Pendersen, and this year’s winners who’s many contributions help keep our great nation safe.”
PSC President and CEO David J. Berteau stated, “We extend hearty congratulations and deep gratitude to all of this year’s winners. Both Mr. Pedersen and Ms. Murphy provide excellent examples of the dedication, perseverance, and great work done by leaders both inside and outside of government.”
Recognized at the dinner event was 2018 Greater Washington GovCon Contractors of the Year, Executives of the Year, and Programs of the Year. This year’s winners include.
Contractor of the Year (up to $25 million)
InCadence Strategic Solutions
Contractor of the Year ($25-75 million)
Contractor of the Year ($75-300 million)
Contractor of the Year (greater than $300 million)
Executive of the Year (up to $75 million)
Marybeth Wootton, CEO, Berico Technologies
Executive of the Year ($75-300 million)
John Wood, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Telos Corporation
Executive of the Year (greater than $300 million)
John Goodman, Chief Executive, Accenture Federal Services
Program of the Year Small Business
Program of the Year Large Business
About ACT I
ACT I is an ISO 9001:2015 certified small business delivering mission-critical Total Acquisition Management and Foreign Military Sales solutions to customers across the globe. We are retained by the U.S. Department of Defense, Defense Health Agency, Department of Homeland Security and other Federal Agencies, and allied partners to support their most complex programs in the areas of Acquisition Strategy, Program Management, Healthcare Advisory Support, Engineering, Logistics, Financial Management, Security and Cyber, Contract Negotiation Support, and Security Cooperation and Assistance Services. ACT I is a prime contractor on the following GSA and DoD IDIQ contracts: OASIS Small Business Pools 1 and 2, Professional Services Schedule, and Seaport-e. For more information, visit our website at www.act-i.com and follow us on Twitter @ACT_I_LLC.