MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ATS Corporation ("ATSC" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: ATSC), a leading information technology company that delivers innovative technology solutions to government and commercial organizations, today announced it will mentor Projility, Inc. (Projility), a government-designated small disadvantaged business, under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Mentor-Protege Program.
The DHS Mentor-Protege Program is designed to encourage large business prime contractors to provide developmental assistance to small businesses with the goal of strengthening technical offerings and management capabilities that support successful delivery of mission critical solutions to Federal customers. Under this three-year agreement, ATSC will provide Projility with corporate resources and technical and management assistance in order to foster its business development goals and quality management objectives.
"With ATSC's long track record of successfully delivering border and port security solutions to the Department of Homeland Security, we are very pleased to establish this Mentor-Protege agreement with Projility, Inc., a small business with deep domain expertise in support of mission critical systems at DHS," said ATSC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Edward H. Bersoff. "ATSC is committed to the mentorship of Projility out of our belief that growth of small businesses not only benefits our industry but also contributes to strengthening our nation's economy."
"We are honored to have been selected by ATSC to participate in the DHS Mentor-Protege Program," stated Projility President and CEO, Jose A. Marroig. "We view this as a mutually-beneficial partnership and look forward to working closely with ATSC toward the development and growth of our company, with a focus on quality support opportunities at DHS."
About ATS Corporation
ATSC is a leading provider of mission-driven software and systems development, systems integration, infrastructure management and consulting services to the Department of Defense, Federal civilian agencies, public safety and national security customers, as well as commercial enterprises. ATSC technology professionals are recognized for their deep domain expertise in case management; border and port security; and financial, supply chain management and health information systems. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, the Company has over 500 employees at 5 locations across the country.
About Projility, Inc.
Projility is a privately held management and technology consulting firm providing federal government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies with the expertise and insight needed to improve business performance within projects and challenging, complex environments. Projility offers project and program portfolio management, SharePoint collaboration, business intelligence and management consulting services via direct contracting vehicles, large system integrators, and channel partners.
Additional information about ATSC may be found at www.atsc.com.
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