Engine for Growth – Winning STARS III

  |  June 25, 2020

Brian McCollough — With the PreSolicitation notice released and the final RFP coming in two weeks, there is no time to waste.  This is written to help bidders win a STARS III contract. It is time for serious 8(a) bidders to start work in earnest. And for interested large businesses to find a good team to... Read More

Winning Army Cyber Trident

  |  May 20, 2020


Guest Contributor: Ken Blair As we approach late spring, a young person’s thoughts should turn to the Persistent Cyber Training Environment (PCTE). OK, well, maybe not, but let’s talk about this latest opportunity from PEO-STRI. This program was moved under the Other Transaction Authority (OTA) on May 19th to make the procurement faster and easier... Read More

Win a Mine of Gold: CIO-SP4

  |  April 20, 2020

Ken Blair The high estimated spend and number of awards make CIO-SP4 the most attractive opportunity of 2020.  Estimated spend – $40B; with 64 large business  and 343 small business incumbents. CIO-SP4 Background: Recently, HHS released a draft RFP for CIO-SP4 and has estimated a Dec 2020 release for the final RFP. For anyone who... Read More