RESTON, Va., Aug. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardent Management Consulting (ArdentMC) announced today that it is extending its existing Silver Tier Business Partnership within the Esri Partner Network (EPN), by also joining Esri's Federal Small Business Specialty (FSBS) program. Under this program, ArdentMC intends to deepen its skills, expertise, and go-to-market relationship with Esri to implement geospatial solutions aimed at helping to solve complex location-based challenges facing the Federal government.
"The Esri Federal Small Business Specialty program supplements the benefits of the Esri Partner Network (EPN) and is designed specifically for small business needs in mind," said Heather Whitney, Esri's FSBS Partner Executive. "ArdentMC and Esri have built a strong formal foundation for technical collaboration to support the Homeland Security and First Responder mission domains, and we look forward to broadening our mutual success through this expanded relationship that delivers results for our Federal clients' needs."
The Federal Small Business Specialty program expands opportunities to provide consulting, implementation, and solutions offerings based on Esri's ArcGIS software platform to the Federal government user community. There are also notable benefits to the program, which include tailored business development opportunities, ongoing training, and joint marketing events aimed at showcasing the technical innovation that is rapidly emerging from a vibrant GIS small business community.
"We are excited by this opportunity to strengthen our ongoing business relationship with Esri as a member of their fast growing Federal Small Business Specialty program," said Brandon Labonte, President of ArdentMC. "The technical advisory, expanded access to GIS trainings, as well as collaboration with Esri's subject matter experts will allow us to better serve both our employees and our customers' objectives."
About ArdentMC: Virginia-based software development firm, Ardent Management Consulting (ArdentMC) has offices in Reston, VA and Maui, HI. ArdentMC brings a significant history of working with geospatial objectives through its ongoing contract engagements focused on information sharing and collaboration. For more information on ArdentMC visit www.ardentmc.com or call 703-964-8010.
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