Futrend Technology Awarded NIH CIO-SP3 GWAC Contract
Futrend TechnologyBob Connors, 703-556-0016
Futrend Technology, Inc. (FUTREND) announced today that it has been awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Chief Information Officer – Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Government Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) under both the 8(a) and small business groupings.
CIO-SP3 is a 10-year, $20 billion federal government-wide acquisition contract supporting federal government information technology initiatives focusing on health- and biomedical-related services. It is a successor to the highly successful CIO-SP2i and the Image World2 New Dimensions GWAC contracts.
“This is a strategic win for us,” said FUTREND president Yvonne Zhou. “Together, with our partners on the team, we are able to provide high quality IT services and solutions to our government customers faster with lower costs. We can make a difference in improving the efficiency and effectiveness in healthcare delivery and scientific research.”
FUTREND has pledged to set aside one percent of the annual net profit from the previous year’s CIO-SP3 contracts as internal research funding for technology innovations within FUTREND’s Center of Innovation. FUTREND is also committed to donating one percent of the annual net profit from this contract vehicle to each of the following causes:
“Donating to organizations such as the Children’s Inn at NIH and community health service centers are our way of giving back to the community,” Zhou said.
The FUTREND team is guided by an experienced executive advisory board comprised of three individuals who are well versed in the health and biomedical fields: Dr. Ben Carson, Dr. Parsa Mirhaji and Bob Suda.
FUTREND and its six Contract Teaming Agreement (CTA) members and 16 teaming partners will bring government customers high quality IT services and solutions with competitive pricing resulting in outstanding customer satisfaction. Under this contract, the FUTREND team is eligible to deliver task orders in the following task areas:
Futrend Technology, Inc., an ISO 9001:2008 certified company with Capability Maturity Model Integration (Level II) (CMMI) appraisal, is dedicated to improving efficiency and effectiveness by leveraging information technology and its application in support of business operations. We believe that IT is an enabler that must solve business problems. Supporting both government agencies and commercial organizations, FUTREND provides unsurpassed value in three core competencies: Healthcare IT, Federal Financial Management and Grants Management. Futrend Technology, Inc.’s CIO-SP3 contract portal is .