Incorporated in 1992, International Business Sales and Service Corporation (IBSS) is a certified women-owned small business (WOSB) headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland. As a privately held Information Technology consulting services firm, IBSS has maintained a reputation for employing innovative professionals and delivering quality client solutions.
We believe in forming long-term relationships with our clients so that we can learn their business and understand their corporate culture, goals, and objectives. This has helped us successfully expand our service offerings to provide more client-focused business solutions and sustain consistent growth for over 20 years.
Our in-depth understanding of the business process, combined with cutting edge technical and project management skills, allow us to rapidly provide superior solutions to our clients. Our expertise can guide you through the maze of technological choice. To this end, we dedicate ourselves to putting clients at the center of every decision and every transaction.
IBSS is best known for our unending commitment to outstanding customer service and our dedication to our employees. At IBSS, we believe our employees are the lifeline of our organization. We go to great measures to build a loyal and enthusiastic workforce by demonstrating our support of, and appreciation for, their high-quality performance. This is what sets us apart from our competition and allows IBSS to achieve the highest awards in performance-based contracting. Our experience and capabilities have made major contributions to the overall success of many of our clients. Our goal is to be the best single-source provider of IT consulting and cost management solutions.
Blue Frontier Campaign is a national grassroots nonprofit dedicated to preserving the health of our ocean. We work on a number of ocean issues including advocating for enhanced ocean science programs to conserving unique ocean wilderness areas such national seashores, parks, and monuments. We also serve as a convener for the public, government, and scientists through Blue Vision Summit (conferences) and Peter Benchley Awards (recognition in science and advocacy).
Ecological Society of America (ESA) is a professional society for ecologists engaged in all aspects of the discipline, from field work to computational modeling, teaching at all educational levels, environmental policy, communications, and more. The society has convened yearly meetings since its founding, in 1915. We are the largest community of professional ecologists, with 10,000 members worldwide, and a trusted source of ecological knowledge. ESA is committed to advancing the understanding of life on earth.
The society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organized exclusively for scientific and educational purposes to: (1) promote ecological science by improving communication among ecologists through publication of journals and holding meetings; (2) raise the public’s level of awareness of the importance of ecological science and ensure the continuing supply of new ecologists through educational and outreach activities; (3) increase the resources available for the conduct of ecological science through efforts of the membership in both the private and public sectors; and (4) ensure the appropriate use of ecological science in environmental decision-making by enhancing communication between the ecological community and policymakers at all levels of government and the private sector; provided, however, that all of the foregoing purposed are within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue law (the “Code”).
INNOVIM, LLC, a Woman Owned Small Business since 2002, serves federal agencies including NOAA and NASA. Our expertise has its roots in Earth observation satellite system applications. We apply our space systems and atmospheric science knowledge, complemented by our expertise in systems and software engineering, data analytics, and scientific programming, to help our customers collect, process, store, and disseminate Earth environmental data to the global community.
We primarily supply customized applications to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
A.i. solutions is a mature small business, offering products and engineering services to enable your mission’s success. Since 1996, a.i. solutions’ proven capabilities and customized solutions have supported our nation’s defense and civilian space agencies for over 20 years.
a.i. solutions has:
- Five convenient locations across the U.S.
- Expert teams of engineering, science and IT professionals with depth in our core capabilities
- ISO 9001:2008, AS9100 and CMMI-Dev ML3 certifications
- Agility and dedicated focus of a small business, with necessary infrastructure to successfully manage larger contracts
- Excellent ratings as both a prime and subcontractor
For more than two decades, we have developed a reputation as a reliable partner who delivers exactly what our customers require. And, because we remain focused on our core capabilities, we continually refine our approaches to design even stronger, more innovative solutions in order to exceed customer expectations. That’s why some of the most recognizable government and commercial organizations trust us with the entire lifecycle of their space missions.
CASE Consultants International, based in Asheville, North Carolina, provides climate consulting with private, public and academic partners. We mainstream climate science into professional practice. CASE creates tailored climate services from strategic long range planning to tactical project implementation. We apply data to inform decisions in climate adaptation, mitigation and sustainability. We apply expert analyses and interdisciplinary skills to climate sensitive ventures. Our international team includes experts in urban planning, transportation, national security, data analysis, public administration, public health, project planning, communications, and media production.
Earth Resources Technology, Inc. (ERT) is a woman-owned, high-value, science and technology company that strives to provide its government customers with innovative solutions to their scientific, engineering, environmental, and information technology challenges. Headquartered in Laurel, Maryland, ERT boasts a nationwide presence and a proud 24-year history.
ERT’s staff is comprised of experienced professionals, including scientists, engineers, and specialists in the following disciplines: IT, management, education, and outreach. Much of ERT’s expertise stems from supporting the NOAA mission over the last 15 years; performing critical efforts in the areas of remote sensing science and engineering, weather and atmospheric science and data, coastal and ocean science and data, and technology development.
The University of Washington (UW) is one of the world’s preeminent public universities. Our impact on individuals, our region and the world is profound — whether we are launching young people into a boundless future or confronting the grand challenges of our time through undaunted research and scholarship. Ranked No. 10 in the world in Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s 2015 rankings, the UW educates more than 54,000 students annually. We turn ideas into impact and transform lives and our world.
So what defines our students, faculty, and community members? Above all, it’s our belief in possibility and our unshakable optimism. It’s a connection to others near and far. It’s a hunger that pushes us to tackle challenges and pursue progress. It’s the conviction that together we can create a world of good. Join us on the journey.
Riverside provides comprehensive science and engineering solutions for issues surrounding water and land resources; environmental impacts and habitats; data acquisition, analysis, and management; and decision support. Local, state, and federal government agencies, international organizations, and private businesses look to Riverside to design, develop, and implement a variety of innovative services and applications that provide realistic solutions to our customers’ environmental concerns — from water use and energy conservation to public policy development.
For 25 years, Riverside has continuously supported NOAA with the environmental intelligence to make critical decisions about life and property. Our experience with NOAA spans such diverse areas as satellite data analysis; ocean and coastal management and conservation; climate data collection, analysis, and assessment; watershed modeling; water resource planning; and policy, operations, management, and development.
Riverside has successfully implemented more than 1,500 projects in more than 40 countries. Our clients’ goals are centered on making the world a better and safer place, and our goal is to help our clients face those unique challenges by providing the most up-to-date tools and expert minds, as well as the highest-level science, technical, and engineering support. Riverside’s exemplary support empowers our clients to make the best and most timely decisions — leaving the global environment better than they found it.