WASHINGTON D.C. – Engineering and Technology firm, Acerra Technologies, Inc., was awarded 8(a) certification by the United States Small Business Administration (SBA), as a economically disadvantaged woman-owned business. The purpose of the 8(a) program is to assist eligible small disadvantaged businesses compete in the American economy through business development. As such, 8(a) certification is an important step for minority and woman-owned businesses to introduce their products and services to the federal government.
Ashley Brown, President and Owner, said, “This is an exciting time for Acerra Technologies! Throughout our company’s 60-year history, we have been dedicated to delivering superior technology solutions to our customers, who have continued to partner with us time and again. We now have the opportunity to offer our expertise to a new set of clients and partners.”
Firas Ali, Senior Account Manager, commented, “Many government agencies desire to partner with highly qualified 8(a) certified businesses.” He continued, “Although the 8(a) certification is new, we will continue our long standing tradition of creating the highest quality technology solutions for our existing and future customers.”
About Acerra Technologies, Inc.:
Technology firm capable of design and engineering, software development, commercial off the shelf (COTS) integration, systems and network security, system automation control systems, and project management. Staff qualifications include PMP certified project management, Top Secret clearance and multiple technology patent awards.