Spectrum Wins Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Enterprise Design & Development Engineering (EDDE)

By | Spectrum News
Newport News, VA, September 29, 2009 – Spectrum, a veteran-owned small business headquartered in Newport News, VA, announced today that it has been awarded the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and Air Force Global Cyberspace Integration Center (GCIC) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for Enterprise Design & Development Engineering (EDDE) valued at $49,980,000. With this award, Spectrum will transform the AFRL and GCIC innovation model to deliver evolutionary USAF warfighting capabilities for today’s fight and tomorrow battles. Read More

Spectrum Presents First Annual Check to Spectrum Foundation

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Spectrum, a local government contractor, recently presented its first annual donation of $25,000.00 to the Spectrum Foundation. The Foundation will now carry the flag of the Spectrum leadership and employee owners for all ventures adhering to Spectrum’s long standing tradition to support veteran and local community charitable organizations. Over the course of the summer, the Foundation began establishing a Board of Directors, defining its mission and exploring the contribution focus to which the majority of the funds would be distributed. With an obvious choice being a Veteran supported group, the actual organization will be decided with an employee-wide vote in the coming month. Great things are anticipated from the Foundation as it continues Spectrum’s long time service to the communities in which it operates.

Four Spectrum Employees Participate in the Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic Foundation’s 7th Annual Wine

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On Aug 16th the 7th Annual Wine, Women and Fishing Event was held in VA Beach waters.┬áThe event is a women only charity billfish tournament benefitting the Eastern Virginia Medical School’s Breast Cancer Research Foundation. This year’s event brought in $30,000 to the Foundation which has raised over $100,000 in the past 6 years. Spectrum donated $1,000 to help sponsor a team for the exciting event which hosted more than 150 women on 29 boats. One employee donated the use of his boat “Wild at Heart” to Captain the ladies on their adventure. Read More

Inc. Magazine Unveils Exclusive List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

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Newport News, VA — Inc. magazine recently announced Spectrum ranked No. 944 on its third annual Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Consumer electronics maker Vizio, Internet giant GoDaddy, rental car service Zipcar, and beverage maker Honest Tea are among the prominent brands featured on this year’s list. Read More