Aquia Inc. Verified as a Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) by the US Department of Veterans Affairs
Verified SDVOSB Status Allows Veteran-Owned Cybersecurity Company to Bid on Reserved Exclusive Contract Opportunities
BALTIMORE, July 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Aquia Inc., a veteran-owned small business specializing in cloud and cybersecurity professional services, today announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has officially verified its small business status. Disabled Veterans Owned Business (SDVOSB).
The US government has a long-standing commitment to contracting with small, veteran-owned businesses. Through its Veterans First Contract Program, VA awards large numbers of contract dollars to veterans each year by providing reserved contract opportunities. Additional opportunities are also available for businesses owned by veterans with disabilities.
Led by three U.S. veterans with disabilities, Aquia combines a deep understanding of national security issues with extensive experience building and implementing large-scale security solutions in the public sector, enterprises, and large technology companies.
“As a veteran-owned company with decades of cybersecurity experience, Aquia Inc. is uniquely positioned to understand the systems and services used by veterans, as well as the threats to those digital systems and how secure,” said Chris Hughesco-founder and head of information security at Aquia.
About Aquia Inc.
Aquia Inc. is a small business owned by veterans with disabilities and based in Millsboro, DE. Aquia is a developer-centric company founded in 2021 by military veterans with a passion for the intersection of security and speed and decades of experience driving transformational change in public sector, enterprise and technology companies leading. At Aquia, we value trust, accountability, transparency and diversity; and we have integrated these tenants into the DNA of our company. For more information, visit www.aquia.us.
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