Small Business Advocate of the Year

Description:
This award recognizes and honors a midsize to large company that demonstrates excellence in specific areas of practice. Winners are selected by members of the AFCEA Small Business Committee. The award will be presented at the annual TechNet Cyber Symposium.

Criteria:
  • Mentor-protege: Has a formal mentor-protege program. Lists companies they have worked with in the last two years and the impact of the program (increased revenue by x%, job creation #, exposure to customer space, exposure to contract, capability fostering).
  • Contract or subcontract opportunities: Increases contract and subcontract opportunities in categories specified by SBA. Provides measurable impact (# contracts, subcontracts, actual monitory realization).
  • Participation and advocacy: Participates in AFCEA and other small business forums. Encourages, facilitates and can quantifiably demonstrate small business advocacy results with respect to capability or customer.
  • Ethics: Holds reputation as a genuine small business advocate within the government, industry and small business communities. Provide specific action taken (fairness, ethical contracting).
  • Diversity: Encourage, embrace and continually enlist the support and inclusion of all members of our diverse community.

NOMINATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NLT Monday Feb 28, 2022

Contact Information:
Laura Allen
(703) 631-6187
Email

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