AFCEA Showcase Season 2, Episode 2

Congratulations to our episode winner: Xona Systems

AFCEA Showcase

Season 2, Episode 2

November 19, 2018 

3 p.m.,  TV Worldwide Studio, 4206 Technology Court, Suite F, Chantilly, Virginia

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If you've nearly perfected an innovation or business process that would revolutionize technology procurement or you've thought about starting your own business, this is your chance to get advice from experts. Participating in the AFCEA Showcase is a great way to hear from experienced entrepreneurs and other business professionals as well as to gain visibility through the ongoing webcast on TV Worldwide.


AFCEA Showcase is comprised of a series of episodes, each featuring up to five innovative small business members of AFCEA. Each company has five minutes to pitch its ideas. 

 

FREE registration to attend the event or watch via live webcast.

 


Participants

 

Apcerto is a mobile app security and development orchestration platform. Apcerto helps create efficiency in the application development process, apply automation that will lead to scale and integrate security throughout the process. With pre-built API connections to major mobility technologies, legacy systems, and pertinent mobile app solutions, Apcerto expedites bringing secure applications from concept, through testing and implementation.

 

 

 

 

An SBA 8(a) certified, 100% Woman Owned Small Business, INCATech has provided innovative technology to U.S. government and commercial customers for nearly a decade. Our expert teams apply Agile methodologies and use state-of-the-art products to achieve your mission goals and deliver breakthrough results.

 

 

 

OM Group Inc. supports federal agencies in their Digital Transformation efforts. Our IT modernization solutions combine our strength in custom application development, system integration, migration to cloud, and DevOps. As the awardee for first cloud migration task order on ACCENT, we have established a repeatable framework and are currently migrating HQ Dept of Army applications and systems to Microsoft Azure cloud. In addition, we are supporting modernization efforts at Army Materiel Command (HQ - Huntsville), US Army Corps of Engineers, US Army Reserve, and the National Guard Bureau. OM Group was also recently awarded a spot on the USDA Infrastructure Optimization and Cloud Adoption BPA, and is looking forward to bringing our extensive DoD experience to support the USDA.

 

Xona has assembled a seasoned team who have worked at the highest levels in the fields of Networking, Cyber Operations and IT Consulting Engineering in the DOD/Intelligence Community.  All have worked at some of the leading technology organizations in the U.S. such as Cisco, FireEye, Booz Allen Hamilton, BlueCoat (Symantec) and Aruba Networks (HP). Xona’s mission is to enable your organization’s workforce of employees, contractors, consultants, vendors and part-time workers to be more productive and more secure while reducing your operational costs. Xona seamlessly and securely expands your organization beyond office walls – enabling secure adaptive application access regardless of where they are or what device they want to use. Xona adapts to your world to take the agony out of remote access.

 

 

 


Judges

 

David Kriegman, CEO, Z2B, LLC

David Kriegman is CEO of Z2B, LLC, a small consulting firm that helps companies achieve their strategic growth goals. He is also the author of the book, “Zero to a Billion: 61 Rules Entrepreneurs Need to Know to Grow a Government Contracting Business.” Prior to opening his own consulting firm, he was Division Sr. VP & General Manager, Strategic Solutions Group, Inc. for Jacobs Technology. Other distinguished accomplishments include President, Command Information, Federal; and COO for SRA International, Inc.

Elvis Oxley, President and Founder, Oxley Consulting, LLC

Elvis Oxley is President and Founder of Oxley Consulting, LLC, a government business development firm igniting the growth of enterprise businesses. Oxley Consulting (www.governmentcontracting.net) offers its clients a unique hybrid of government business development, capital access, and comprehensive political intelligence strategies. Oxley’s clients have achieved success from his consistently innovative results-driven approach and strong relationship management. Oxley and two partners are currently in the process of applying for a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) license from the Small Business Administration (SBA). The investment fund will focus on levering another SBA program, the new All Small Mentor Protégé Program (ASMPP), to facilitate more rapid and strategic growth of small business government contractors. Oxley’s team will provide strategic business development, and back-office services to portfolio companies. Read more...

Heather Price, Industry Influencer

Heather Price has had a diverse consulting portfolio across the Pentagon, including providing solutions in weapons systems acquisition, strategic communication, private industry outreach, and business management to the U.S. Army, the Air Force, and the Department of Defense. Previously, she was International Business Development Manager for Raytheon Company, focused on expanding Raytheon’s global growth and international weapons sales. She has also served as a Business & Industry Specialist on the Iraq/Afghanistan Investment & Reconstruction Task Force at U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, DC and Baghdad, Iraq, and has worked with the Office of Iraq at U.S. Department of State. Read more...

Rob Stewart, Managing Director and CEO, Federal Government Experts, LLC 

 

 

Justin Wilder, Vice President and Technical Lead, In-Q-Tel

Justin Wilder is Vice President and Technical Lead of the Cyber Practice at In-Q-Tel, an independent, non-profit, strategic investment firm that identifies, adapts, and delivers innovative technology solutions in support of national security priorities serving the United States Intelligence Community. In his role, Mr. Wilder establishes technical investment direction while overseeing a portfolio of innovative cybersecurity companies addressing complex challenges at the intersection of national security and commercial industry. He has led the research and technical diligence exploring a number of domains leading to developmental investments in close to 20 startups spanning Digital Forensics, Behavioral Analytics, Endpoint Protection, Orchestration and Automation, and Secure DevOps. His cybersecurity experience spans twenty years in service of Academic, Fortune 50, DoD, Federal, and Intelligence Community clients as a developer, engineer, advisor, and entrepreneur. Justin received his Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park and his Master’s degree in Computer Science from George Washington University.