Northern Virginia Chamber and PSC Announce 2020 Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards™ Finalists
  Winners to be Announced Live at the 18th Annual Awards Gala on November 4 at 6 p.m. EST 

Tysons, Va. (September 25, 2020)  – On Tuesday, the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (Northern Virginia Chamber) and the Professional Services Council (PSC) announced the finalists for the 18th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards™ (GovCon Awards), the premier awards event for the Washington area government contracting community. The winners will be recognized during the annual awards gala held virtually on November 4.

The purpose of the GovCon Awards is to honor the exceptional work of the leaders and businesses in the region's government contracting sector. The award categories include: Contractor of the Year in four revenue categories and Executive of the Year in three revenue categories. The 2020 Washington Government Contractor Awards Finalists are: 

Contractor of the Year 

Up To $25 Million
Aptive Resources
C2S Consulting Group
Electrosoft Services, Inc.
Kreative Technologies
Ripple Effect

$25 – 75 Million
Acclaim Technical Services
Fors Marsh Group
Na Ali’I Consulting & Sales, LLC
NetImpact Strategies, Inc.
Prescient Edge
Robotic Research

$75 – 300 Million
DLH Corporation
Dovel Technologies
Metis Solutions
Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc

Over $300 Million
Smartronix, Inc.
T-Rex Solutions, LLC
Valiant Integrated Services

Executive of the Year

Up to $75 Million
-Alexander Granados, Prescient Edge
-Dr. Sarbari Gupta, Electrosoft Services
-Kendall Holbrook, Dev Technology
-Kavita Kalatur, NetImpact Strategies, Inc
-Jared Shepard, Intelligent Waves
-Paul Strasser, Brillient Corporation
-Erik Wittreich, Ridgeline International

$75 – 300 Million
-Madhu Beriwal, IEM
-John Hassoun, VT Group
-Anirudh Kulkarni, CVP (Customer Value Partners)
-Zachary Parker, DLH Corporation
-Chris Wynes, METIS Solutions

Over $300 Million
-Bruce Caswell, Maximus
-John Heller, PAE
-Roger Krone, Leidos
-Scott McIntyre, Guidehouse
-Julian Setian, SOS International

“The 2020 Greater Washington Government Contractor Award finalists are the pre-eminent leaders in the government contracting community,” said Julie Coons, Northern Virginia Chamber president and CEO. “The selection process is highly competitive, and all finalists should be very proud of this achievement.” 

In keeping with the program’s history of identifying a charitable partner, The TD Charitable Foundation was chosen for its commitment to providing financial support to non-profit and municipal organizations providing services within the following priority areas: Affordable Housing, Economic Development, Neighborhood Revitalization, Human Services and Financial Health.

More information about the GovCon Awards can be found at Follow the conversation on Twitter through @NovaChamber and  @PSCSpeaks and hashtags: #GovCon2020 #GovConAwards #GovConAwards2020. 


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About PSC:
 PSC is the voice of the government technology and professional services industry. PSC’s more than 400 member companies represent small, medium and large businesses that provide federal agencies with services of all kinds, including information technology, engineering, logistics, facilities management, operations and maintenance, consulting, international development, scientific, social, environmental services, and more. Together, the trade association’s members employ hundreds of thousands of Americans in all 50 states. Follow PSC on Twitter @PSCSpeaks. To learn more, visit

About the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce: Originally founded in 1925 as a Fairfax county-focused business advocacy organization, the Northern Virginia Chamber has grown into region's largest Chamber of Commerce, drawing members and impacting policy across the Greater Washington D.C. Metropolitan Region. Today, 700 members strong, representing close to 500,000 employees, the diversity of our community is one of our greatest assets, offering opportunities to learn from one another and form personal connections that help guide lasting business growth.

NOVA’s goal is to be considered not only a business partner but also an agent of change for our members. We do this through our work in government advocacy, education through events and programs, networking, promotion of member businesses, and recognition through awards. We are proud to have worked together over these many years to build a meaningful association that enriches our community and look forward to continuing that good work. For more information, visit