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Sevatec Named Finalist for GovCon Contractor of the Year; Founder and CEO Sonny Kakar Named Finalist for GovCon Executive of the Year

Sevatec, Inc. (Sevatec), a leading National Security firm specializing in Agile Development and DevSecOps, Data Sciences, Cyber Engineering, and Cloud solutions, is proud to announce that the firm was recognized as one of 6 finalists for Contractor of the Year and Founder and CEO, Sonny Kakar, was named one of seven finalists for Executive of the Year (for companies with revenues of $75-300M) for the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards (GovCon).

“We’re in a highly competitive, rough-and-tumble business, which makes this recognition extremely flattering and humbling for our entire firm,” said Kakar. “We differentiate ourselves in this market by investing in impactful technology solutions that address the most pressing business challenges. It is gratifying to know that our success is built on measurable advancements in the missions of our national security customers.”

Now in its 15th year, the GovCon Awards honor the leadership, innovation, and commitment to excellence of the individuals and businesses in the region’s government contracting sector. The highly competitive selection process chooses companies and executives that demonstrate excellence and distinguish themselves with the value they provide for the government and the taxpayer. Sevatec will be represented at the awards gala on November 1st, in Tysons Corner. More information about the GovCon Awards can be found here: http://www.novachamber.org/govcon-awards.html.

About Sevatec

Sevatec is a leading National Security firm that specializes in Agile and DevSecOps, data sciences, cyber engineering, and cloud solutions. The firm brings technical expertise and innovation to solve the federal government’s most pressing business and technical challenges. Sevatec has achieved CMMI Maturity Level 3 (ML3) ratings for both Development (DEV) and Services (SVC) and maintains ISO 9001:2015, 20000-1:2011, and 27001:2013 certifications. Sevatec optimizes industry best practices, incorporating Agile principles to enhance team performance and deliver improved outcomes for their clients.

Sevatec was founded in 2003 on the concept of “Seva,” meaning “Inspired to Serve,” and their corporate mission “We are trusted talent, inspired to serve, partnered with government, to protect and improve the lives of Americans” captures the essence of the firm’s culture. Their portfolio of mission-critical technology support services and consulting initiatives across the federal government includes support for the National Security sector, Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, and Law Enforcement Agencies, as well as the Department of State, Department of Transportation, and other civilian departments and agencies.

To learn more about Sevatec, visit http://www.sevatec.com.

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