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SBG Technology Solutions awarded contract to support TSA higher education program

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SBG Technology Solutions, a leading information technology, program management and training services provider, was recently awarded a contract with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to support its Higher Education Opportunity Program. SBG will provide project management, technical consulting, financial management, performance measurement, and strategic communications support. 

The program partners accredited colleges and universities with federal airports and allows Transportation Security Officers to take associate degree-level courses in homeland security and related disciplines. The program provides a valuable opportunity to strengthen our nation's security by bolstering the skills and education of TSA officers. Since its inception in 2008, the program has spread to 157 airports across the country providing officers with unprecedented access to high-quality education opportunities.

SBG announces this multi-year support contract as an addition to its long-standing training support partnership with TSA.

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SBG Technology Solutions is one of the leading information technology, program management and training service providers in the United States. SBG was recognized by INC 500 as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States, including 50th in government services and 40th in the D.C. area. Founded in 2004, SBG provides innovative and cost effective solutions to federal agencies and commercial clients including the Army, Army National Guard, Council of State Governments, Defense Human Resources Activity, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Veterans Affairs, Federal Voting Assistance Program, Navy and the Office of the Secretary of Defense. SBG was selected as a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon winner, recognizing the company for its innovation and excellent business practices. SBG received the Small Business Diversity Award and was selected as the Small 8A Business of the Year for SBA Region III (Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia). Additional information about SBG can be found at http://www.sbgts.com. Follow us @sbgts.

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