SAMS President & CEO wins the 2013 Virginia Small Business Veteran of the Year Award

On March 27, 2014, the Virginia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) honored Staci Redmon, President & CEO of Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS), as the 2013 Virginia Small Business Veteran of the Year. Ms. Redmon is the first woman chosen to receive this prestigious honor. The award was established in 2000 to recognize Virginia Veteran entrepreneurs, who provide significant contributions to the economy and the community through ownership as a Virginia Small Business.

Ms. Redmon was presented with a plaque honoring her accomplishment at the Virginia SBDC’s award ceremony, which was held at the U.S. Army Navy Club in Washington, D.C.  In addition, Ms. Redmon’s name will be added to the list of past winners inscribed on the base of a permanent display at the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond, Virginia. “The Virginia SBDC Network has been instrumental in SAMS’ exponential growth over the last five years.” says Ms. Redmon. “I am proud to accept this award as a Veteran and honored to be the first woman chosen to receive this award.” Mr. Charles McCaffery, Director of the South Fairfax Small Business Development Center, nominated Ms. Redmon for the award.

The Virginia SBDC Network is a partnership between the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), George Mason University, and a variety of local organizations, including universities, Chambers of Commerce, and economic development groups. Its mission is to contribute to the development of Virginia’s economy and provide technical business assistance to small and medium sized businesses throughout Virginia.

Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS) provides Operations Support, Information Technology Services, and Facilities Management Support to Defense and Civilian Federal Government agencies. For more information about SAMS, visit http://www.getSAMSnow.com/about.  For more information about the Virginia SBDC Network, visit http://www.virginiasbdc.org/.

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Staci Redmon Featured as a Panelist at GMU STEM+ Women Conference

Staci Redmon, President and CEO of Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS), was a panelist at the STEM+ Women Conference held at George Mason University’s Fairfax Campus on March 25, 2014. The theme of the conference was “Empowering Women to Innovate and Lead in STEM+ Education and Careers”. The STEM+ Women Conference offers young women in high school and college the opportunity to learn about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and related fields, with a special focus on the skills necessary for navigating a global workforce.

Ms. Redmon participated on the STEM+ Culture panel, which focused on sociocultural issues that may discourage young women from entry into STEM fields, including the representation of women and gender in digital media and in online communities.

STEM+ Women is a partnership of the George Mason University Game Design Program and Simulation and Game Institute (SGI), and Women in Technology (WIT) Education Foundation.

Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS) provides Operations Support, Information Technology Services, and Facilities Management Support to Defense and Civilian Federal Government agencies. For more information about SAMS, visit http://www.getSAMSnow.com. For more information about the STEM+Women Conference, visit http://www.game.gmu.edu/stempluswomen.

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Staci Redmon featured on sellingtoarmy.com

Success Story Program:  Service-Disabled/Veteran-Owned
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Staci Redmon featured on virginiasbdc.org success stories

President/CEO Staci Redmon is featured on virginiasbdc.org success stories.

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Stop the Shutdown

Stop the Shutdown” press conference hosted by the Small Business Majority – SAMS and other small business owners participated in the  “Stop the Shutdown” press conference, which addressed the impacts of the government shutdown on small businesses and their employees.  Senators Landrieu (LA), Heidtkamp (ND), and Shaheen (NH) were the main speakers.  SAMS was represented by Robbie Mosley from the SAMS’ Corporate Staff.
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Black-Owned Small Businesses Buffeted by U.S. Shutdown’s Effects

Janet Bashen called her 19 employees Sunday night and told them she couldn’t afford to pay them.

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Springfield Business Takes a Hit From Government Shutdown

Tuesday was the first day of the first government shutdown in 17 years. And as Congress continues to squabble over the spending bill, Staci Redmon, owner of  Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS) in Springfield, is trying to continue to run her business that provides strategy, management and information technology-related services to federal government agencies.

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Black small businesses to feel the sting of shutdown.

The last government shut down lasted 21 days from December 15, 1995 to January 6, 1996. This was the longest government shutdown to date.

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Staci Redmon is a guest on Biz Talk with Josh Smith

President/CEO Staci Redmon is a guest on Biz Talk with Josh Smith. Show will air on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at 11:00am.

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Sequestration: How do you find the right industry partner?

 

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