Regional Manager of Micronesia, Dave Hayner, credits RELYANT's success on the NAVFAC SDVOSB
MACC and on Guam as a whole to RELYANT's commitment to personnel.
Every time a federal agency selects the SDVOSB
set-aside option, more money goes directly into the hands of more of America's service-disabled veterans.
The Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Initiative was created to help provide more opportunities in federal contracting for SDVOSBs
This final rule comes at a time when the General Accounting Office has produced a highly critical report documenting fraud within the SDVOSB
17 at the 2nd SDVOSB
Program Awards Ceremony at the Pentagon.
VA has statutory responsibilities under Public Law 109-461 that place SDVOSB
and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses first and second, respectively, in the hierarchy of its small-business preferences.
Last year, the SDVOSB
program registered more than 5,000 businesses.
In support of this policy, Secretary Shinseki has established a department goal of 10 percent for SDVOSB
RELYANT is an SDVOSB
headquartered in Maryville, Tennessee with regional offices in Dededo, Guam; San Antonio, Texas; Erbil, Iraq; and numerous forward operating bases in Afghanistan.
5 billion in sole-source, set-aside, and other SDVOSB
The proposed rule, issued in March says, "There is no order of precedence among the 8(a), HUBZone or SDVOSB
The program (known by the acronym SDVOSB
), allows federal agencies to contract directly with an SDVOSB
provided it is the only one with the required capabilities.