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MAXIMUS Federal Services to Participate in Department of Homeland Security Mentor-Protégé Program
|By Business Wire
|July 9, 2014 06:31 AM EDT
MAXIMUS Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of MAXIMUS (NYSE:
MMS), announced today that it has joined the Department of Homeland
Security (DHS) Mentor-Protégé Program. MAXIMUS Federal Services will
serve as a mentor to TDB Communications, a national workforce solutions
provider specializing in delivering project management, consulting,
records management and temporary staffing services to federal government
The Mentor-Protégé program was established by DHS to encourage the
development of mutually beneficial partnerships between large prime
contractors and small businesses, such as veteran-owned small
businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses, HUBZone
small businesses, small disadvantaged businesses, and women-owned small
businesses. The program is designed to enhance the performance of DHS
contracts and strengthen the relationship and performance of both the
mentor and protégé organizations.
TDB Communications is a small business contractor and a Service Disabled
Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). As a mentor to TDB
Communications, MAXIMUS is eligible to receive credit in the source
selection/evaluation criteria process for new awards.
“We are excited to be working with TDB Communications and look forward
to establishing a long-term trusted relationship that leads to
exceptional performance for government clients,” commented MAXIMUS
Federal President Thomas Romeo. “Participation with TDB in the Homeland
Security Mentor-Protégé Program is an exciting next step towards
expanding our presence in the federal contracting market as we look for
opportunities to introduce our core services to new agencies.”
“We are elated to have a company of such high quality as MAXIMUS to be
our mentor,” said TDB Communications President Laird Simons. “Their
diverse business model, position in the marketplace, global footprint,
and winning team is exactly what we need to take us to the next level.”
About MAXIMUS Federal Services
MAXIMUS Federal Services operates under the single focus of helping the
federal government deliver on its promises through citizen-centric
services. MAXIMUS Federal delivers its solutions through the skilled
application of government business process management expertise, program
experience, deep subject matter knowledge, and technology tools. Through
this combination of people, process and technology, MAXIMUS Federal
works to improve the efficiency, effectiveness and cost-savings for its
government partners, and ultimately enhance the experience for citizens
receiving government services. Learn more at www.maximus.com/federal.
MAXIMUS is a leading operator of government health and human services
programs in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and
Saudi Arabia. The Company delivers business process services to improve
the cost effectiveness, efficiency and quality of government-sponsored
benefit programs, such as Medicaid, Medicare, Children's Health
Insurance Program (CHIP), Health Insurance BC (British Columbia), as
well as welfare-to-work and child support programs around the globe. The
Company's primary customer base includes federal, provincial, state,
county and municipal governments. Operating under its founding mission
of Helping Government Serve the People®, MAXIMUS has
approximately 11,000 employees worldwide. For more information, visit www.maximus.com.
About TDB Communications, Inc.
TDB Communications, Inc., a multiple GSA Schedule holder, has been
providing a full spectrum of contract labor workforce solutions
including light industrial, clerical, administrative, engineering,
information technology, and professional staffing since its inception in
1999. Over the years, our services have expanded to include records
management, executive management consulting, project and program
management, and subject matter expertise in aviation safety and program
evaluation. TDB is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business
(SDVOSB) and was recently awarded a GSA Schedule 621 I to provide
Professional & Allied Healthcare Staffing Services. The Company is
headquartered in Lenexa, KS, near to Overland Park, KS and Kansas City.
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