March 2, 2017

MTA Business Focused Breakfast: Success as an 8(a) and Beyond

REGISTER HERE ~ Seats are going fast ~ TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017 Join Us At the Next MTA Business Focused Breakfast  “Success as an 8(a) and Beyond” The Tower Club at Tyson’s Corner Doors Open at 7 AM – 9 AM We look forward to an exciting discussion with seasoned Federal Agency officials and industry leaders who will discuss the necessary …

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February 21, 2017

Linda McMahon Confirmed By Senate as SBA Administrator

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate confirmed on Tuesday President Donald Trump’s nomination of Linda E. McMahon as the 25th Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration. “Small businesses are the engine of our national economy,” McMahon said upon her confirmation. “I will work to revitalize a spirit of entrepreneurship in America.  Small businesses want to feel they can take a …

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January 10, 2017

Here’s Why Defense IT Firms Should Brace for Merger Mania

Here’s Why Defense IT Firms Should Brace for Merger Mania Rrraum/Shutterstock.com By Frank Konkel January 9, 2017 Editor’s note: This story has been revised to include Acquilent’s revenue add. With forecasters expecting an extremely competitive federal IT market in 2017, the environment will be rife for mergers and acquisitions as large contractors and systems integrators look to diversify their offerings. …

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November 2, 2016

Join Mid-Tier Advocacy at our next Business Focused Breakfast featuring the Department of Veteran’s Affairs

Mid-Tier Advocacy Salutes Our Veterans!  November 16, 2016 Join Mid-Tier Advocacy’s Business Focused Breakfast with Centre Law & Consulting featuring the Department of Veteran’s Affairs The Tower Club Tyson’s Corner, 8000 Towers Crescent Drive, Suite 1700, Vienna, VA 22182 7:00 AM Doors Open for Registration & Check-in REGISTER HERE! ~Join us if you are an advanced small, VOSB, SDVOSB, soon to graduate 8(a) …

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September 12, 2016

Brand With Us! Mid-Tier Advocacy, Inc. Small Business Sustainability Session CBCF ALC 2016!

Mid-Tier Advocacy, Inc. is proud to host The Mid-Tier Advocacy Small Business Sustainability Session will be held on September 15th, from 2-4 pm at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Each year companies from coast to coast participate to connect with Mid-Tier Advocacy and CBCF ALC attendees and stakeholders. At this year’s session, we expect over two hundred business leaders to …

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August 23, 2016

Mid-Tier Advocacy Hosts Small Business Sustainability Briefing on

Special Announcement Sponsorship Opportunities Avaliable September 15th, 2-4pm!! Small Business Administration (invited) Department of Defense (invited) Guest Speakers will be listed soon on Event Brite! Mid-Tier Advocacy, Inc.  Hosts Session at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. Annual Legislative Conference of 2016 Join business owners at The Walter E. Reed Convention Center ~ This Event is Free to the General Public – You …

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April 15, 2016

Former Fed Gets 18 Months for Spear-Phishing Colleagues

Aaron Boyd, Federal Times 12:41 p.m. EDT April 13, 2016 A former employee at the Energy Department and Nuclear Regulatory Commission was sentenced to 18 months in prison for his part in a spear-phishing campaign on his former colleagues with the ultimate goal of infecting federal networks and selling secrets to foreign governments. Charles Harvey Eccleston, 62, pleaded guilty in …

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March 21, 2016

GSA Launches Contract Database for Small Businesses

Aaron Boyd, Federal Times 12:41 p.m. EDT March 18, 2016 The General Services Administration wants small businesses to get more federal contracts and just launched a new online database to help them find good opportunities. The new Forecast of Contracting Opportunities database went live on March 15, part of the Office of Small Business Utilization’s efforts to give small businesses …

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January 24, 2016

House Passes Veteran Preference Bill

Thursday, May 21, 2015 This post was written with contributions from Emilie Adams, The National Law Review Earlier this week, the House of Representatives unanimously approved a bill, titled the Boosting Rates of American Veteran Employment Act or “BRAVE Act.” The BRAVE Act authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (“VA”) to give preferences to companies that employ veterans on a …

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January 24, 2016

House Defies Obama Veto Threat, Approves $612B Defense Bill

May 15, 2015 by Martin Matishak and Cristina Marcos, The Hill  Defying a veto threat from President Obama, the House on Friday passed a $612 billion defense bill in a 269-151 vote. All but eight Republicans voted in favor, along with 41 Democrats who went against Obama’s veto threat and their party leaders, who whipped against it. Obama has threatened to …

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