Good news continues for local business with Murray State University partnership
Tags: July 14/2017
Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC (WTT) was recently awarded the 8(a) STARS II (Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services) government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC), with additional information available at gsa.gov/s2.
WTT was also recently named a finalist in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Award program. WTT will participate in a final interview next month.
WTT is a client of the Kentucky Innovation Network office at Murray State University and a tenant in the Regional Business and Innovation Center business incubator located on the Murray State campus.
STARS II, a small business set-aside GWAC, provides flexible access to customized information technology solutions from a large, diverse pool of industry partners. WTT’s award includes all four GSA STARS functional areas. The contract has a five-year base ordering period with one five-year option period and a $10 billion program ceiling. It provides the ability for directed task orders up to $4 million for federal civilian and Department of Defense agencies.
“We are excited about our partnership with GSA under the STARS II IT contract. STARS II provides our customer a fast and efficient way to use our services,” said WTT’s president, Scott R. Allen. “We look forward to being able to help our customers, our employees and our nation with this critical mission set. We are truly honored to be a part of this team. ”
”The work that Scott and Wisdom Tree are doing to build a business here in Kentucky that creates jobs and revenue in Kentucky is a perfect example of what our program is here to support and encourage,” said Loretta Daniel, director of the Kentucky Innovation Network office and RBIC.
About Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC: Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC is an award-winning, Native-American owned, SBA 8(a) certified and Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) located in a HUBZone. Privately held, the company was formed in 2007 and is headquartered in Murray. Wisdom Tree serves the defense, law enforcement, national security, inter-agency, corporate, telecommunication and social complexity communities. Wisdom Tree possesses unmatched experience in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, IT, professional services, recruiting, counter-threat finance, supply chain logistics and illicit network identification and mitigation. For more information about Wisdom Tree Technologies, call 270-761-8733 or visit wttnae.com.
About The Kentucky Innovation Network – Murray Office: The Office of Entrepreneurship within the Cabinet for Economic Development oversees the twelve offices of the Kentucky Innovation Network and other services, programs and initiatives to encourage small business growth, create and promote a strong culture of entrepreneurship statewide. Since 2001, the Kentucky Innovation Network has created a network of business leaders and mentors that encourage relationships, grow companies new and existing and create jobs. The Network is managed in partnership with the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development and Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation, along with local partners, including Murray State University. Experienced and educated business leaders staff each office.