McLean, Va. (March 10, 2010) – Occam Solutions, Inc. and CSC (NYSE: CSC) were awarded the Department of Defense’s (DoD) 2010 Nunn-Perry award in recognition of their outstanding accomplishments as a DoD mentor–protégé team. The award was presented at the 14th Annual Department of Defense Mentor–Protégé Conference, sponsored by the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Office of Small Business Programs. The award recognizes the superior performance of participants in the program from October 1, 2008 to September 30, 2009, and honors the mentor–protégé teams that have excelled in the areas of quality technical assistance, return on investment and protégé development.
“We are honored and humbled by this award. It has truly been a team effort from both companies and we are looking forward to continuing this relationship beyond the mentor-protégé program,” said Daniel Chun, president, Occam Solutions, Inc. “We are grateful for the support we have received from both the DoD and Army Office of Small Business Programs and look forward to winning this award one day as a mentor.”
The Mentor-Protégé program assists small businesses (protégés) to compete more successfully for prime contracts and subcontracts through partnerships with large companies (mentors) under individual, project-based agreements. CSC has a legacy of commitment to contracting with small and small-disadvantaged businesses.
“CSC values the foundation that small-disadvantaged businesses of diverse backgrounds provide to our economy, and we remain committed to helping in their development,” said Mike Barclay, program manager for CSC’s Army Mentor–Protégé program. “We are proud that CSC’s work with Occam Solutions has been acknowledged as a successful example of mentorship in our industry.”
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC’s advanced capabilities include system design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. The company has been recognized as a leader in the industry, including being named by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for Information Technology Services (2010). Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $16 billion for the 12 months ended January 1, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.csc.com.
About Occam Solutions
Occam Solutions, a certified 8(a) small business, headquartered in Annandale Virginia, is a leading provider of management consulting, Systems Integration, and Mission Support Services. Occam Solutions offers simple and effective solutions to public and private clients using thought leadership, technical resources, and know-how. Their experienced consultants leverage in-depth industry experience and utilize a step-by-step engagement methodology that begins with client partnering to fully understand the client’s organization and environment and ends with a robust solution that neither overly complicates nor trivializes the process. Occam maintains offices in the DC Metropolitan area and Maine.
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