|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 agencies.
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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