With resounding praise from government customers and international entities alike, achievement of several milestone industry certifications, and on-target revenue gains, 2014 represented a year of prolific growth and maturity for DSFederal. Here’s a look at the company’s most prominent accomplishments in 2014.
“HHS Innovates” recognition by Sylvia Burwell: DSFederal’s Ladder Safety Mobile App advanced to the final round of competition for the “HHS Innovates” award, which honors the most problem-solving, forward-thinking efforts. DSFederal CEO Sophia Parker and Project Manager George Stone received in-person recognition from HHS Secretary Burwell at a July ceremony. The app also received coverage in numerous trade publications and elicited praise from more than 20 countries and 50 U.S. organizations.
MBE and Overseas Taiwanese SMEs Awards: DSFederal received awards honoring its economic and charitable contributions both within the U.S. and abroad: The 16th Annual Pyramid Outstanding Small Businesses Award from Taiwan, and the Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Award in Baltimore.
CMMI Level 3 Certification: After an exhaustive 14-month effort that required cross-departmental collaboration and significant time commitments, the CMMI Institute appraised DSFederal at CMMI Level 3. With this designation, DSFederal has put in place standardized software development and project management processes and has become eligible to bid on an expanded set of opportunities.
Happy New Year to all of our employees, customers and partners!