NIS News Update

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NIS Makes the Inc. 5000 List (August 16, 2017)

NIS announces its recognition and ranking among the country’s top 5000 fastest-growing private companies, Inc. 5000. Those companies recognized create more than just jobs and revenue– they create value.


NIS Awarded 8(a) STARS II GWAC (June 13, 2017)

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NIS announces its 8(a) STARS II award. 8(a) STARS II industry partners are classified in two constellations. Industry partners in both constellations have competitive pricing and technical proficiency. Constellation II also includes industry partners with an additional industry credential, such as Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) or ISO 9001 (quality management system). NIS was awarded in both constellations, and is eligible for all four STARS II functional areas:

  • Custom Computer Programming Services
  • Computer Systems Design Services
  • Computer Facilities Management Services
  • Other Computer Related Services

NIS Receives Special Recognition Award at SECAF Gala (May 10, 2017)

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On May 9, 2017, NIS received the SECAF Special Recognition Award. NIS was honored to be nominated by our government clients for two SECAF awards this year. We had the pleasure of attending the Annual SECAF Gala at the Hilton Mclean in Tysons Corner. The commemorative event honors small and emerging government contractors and the players in the industry that rely on small business.


NIS Sponsors and Attends McClendon Center Reception (April 27, 2017)

NIS proudly participated as a Partner Sponsor of the McClendon Center’s Art of Transformation Reception and Client Art Show. Our attendance and sponsorship increased community awareness, and helped to raise funds for meals, clinical treatments, and therapy programs.

The McClendon Center is a non-profit organization that provides behavioral health services and programs for over 2,000 men and women in the District of Columbia who are coping with mental illness and/or addiction. The McClendon Center helps its clients work towards recovery, independence, and personal success by providing group therapies such as art, music and movement, and by providing a free clinic with access to psychiatric care and other health amenities.


NIS Named as 2017 Finalist for SECAF’s Prestigious Award of Excellence and Government Contractor of the Year ($6 to $12 million in revenue) (April 5, 2017)

April 4, 2017 Mclean, VA – NIS announced today that it was selected as a finalist for the 9th Annual Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF) Awards. Winners will be announced at the SECAF Awards Gala on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the Hilton Mclean in Tysons Corner. The commemorative event honors small and emerging government contractors and the players in the industry that rely on small business.

NIS is a finalist for the Award of Excellence.

NIS is a finalist for the Government Contractor of the Year ($6 to $12 million revenue)

“The SECAF Awards Gala is the preeminent annual event that spotlights small businesses that are doing outstanding and innovating work in the government contracting community,” said Cameron Hamilton, Chairman of SECAF and Principal at The McLean Group. “It is a privilege to publicly recognize Nationwide IT Services (NIS), as it is a shining example of the commitment, strategy, and leadership that enable the community of small business government contractors to reach higher levels.”


Chief Operating Officer (COO) Appointed (January 3, 2017)

NIS announces the appointment of Michele Hoopes as the Chief Operating Officer.  Ms. Hoopes will be responsible for management and operations of corporate functions including business development, strategies, HR and administration. Ms. Hoopes will be working closely with CEO to drive seamless execution of key strategic priorities of the company. Ms. Hoopes brings 30 years of experience supporting the U.S. Federal Government and Commercial sectors of our economy.  She joins NIS from her most recent positions as COO for New Directions Technologies, Inc. (NDTI) and ActioNet as their Chief Quality Officer (CQO).  C.K. Park, NIS’ President & CEO states “we are very excited to have Ms. Hoopes join the NIS family.  Her leadership, strong track record in all aspects of consulting business, and industry knowledge will be valuable as we continue to drive growth and meeting its strategic plan.”


CMMI-SVC and CMMI-DEV ML3 Appraisal (December 1, 2016)

NIS has been independently appraised at Development (DEV) AND Services (SVC) Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) Maturity.  CMMI Level 3 rating indicates the company is performing at a “defined” level, employing processes that are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods. “CMMI Level 3 is an exceptional credential that demonstrates NIS’ commitment to ensure process improvement at the customer level. This is a tremendous accomplishment for our company as it required a lot of effort from a lot of talented people. Together, we demonstrate skills to achieve CMMI® ML3 in our projects, and within our company internally. This rating gives us a tremendous competitive edge in the market place going forward.” -C.K. Park, NIS CEO & President.


HHS IDIQ Award (December 23, 2016)

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. (NIS) is pleased to announce that we have been awarded contracts to provide executive assistance and management consulting services to DHHS. The scope of work includes supporting the Assistant Secretary for Administration.


DLA JETS IDIQ Award (December 22, 2016)

NIS announces receipt of  award as one of the prime contractor on the Defense Logistics Agency J6 Enterprise Technology Services (JETS) contract. JETS is an 8-year, $6 Billion indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) vehicle that provides a broad range of technology services to further DLA in its mission to support US warfighters worldwide. NIS is one of the 19 companies awarded in Group C (8a), and is eligible for competing in all categories.


Program Support Center, DHHS Contract Award (October 14, 2016)

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. (NIS) is pleased to announce that we have been awarded contracts to provide communications and web support services to for the Program Support Center (PSC), Office of the Director.


 U.S. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE) G3 Contract Award (July 1, 2016)

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. (NIS) is pleased to announce that we have been awarded contracts to provide Enterprise Classroom Program – Information Management (IM) Support Services for the Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE), Fort Benning, GA.


ISO 9001:2015, ISO 20000-1:2011, and ISO 27001:2013 Certifications (May 26, 2016)

NIS announces that it has been audited, reaccredited and received ISO 9001:2015, ISO 20000-1:2011, and ISO 27001:2013 certifications.   This achievement further demonstrates our commitment to provide exceptional services and to continually improve everything that NIS does.  These standards allow us to streamline our operations and continue to reduce the cost to deliver IT and other services to our customers.  C.K. Park, NIS’s President and CEO stated “I’m very proud of all of our employees that have worked so hard to implement these processes over the years.  This will help build efficiencies that we can share with our customers.”


Defense Logistics Agency G3 Contract Award (July 1, 2016)

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. (NIS) is pleased to announce that we have been awarded contracts to support the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) in conjunction with the Department of Defense (DOD) Audit Readiness Initiative by resolving Unliquidated Obligations (ULO), and purge from the Enterprise Business System (EBS) any open invalid SAP records.


Secretary of the Army Inspector General Agency Contract Award (April 1, 2016)

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. (NIS) is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a multi-year contract to continue supporting the US Army Inspector General Agency, Pentagon.  This is a great win for NIS as we have been supporting the Agency since 2013 and it’s a testament for NIS’ success at meeting the client requirement.


CMMI-DEV ML 2 Appraisal, April 24, 2015

Alexandria, VA— Nationwide IT Services, Inc. today announced that it has been appraised at Level 2 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)® under Development (DEV) Constellation.

The appraisal was performed by Mr. Dean Rock, Lead Appraiser using the Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement (SCAMPI) Version 1.3b. CMMI® is a capability improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance.

An appraisal at maturity level 2 indicates the organization is performing at a “managed” level. At this level, projects have ensured that processes are planned and executed in accordance with policy; the projects employ skilled people who have adequate resources to produce controlled outputs; involve relevant stakeholders; are monitored, controlled, and reviewed; and are evaluated for adherence to their process descriptions.
Nationwide IT Services, Inc. (NIS) is committed to consistency and predictability in our projects, and have implemented all of our CMMI processes within a workflow to improve processes for consistency throughout the process workflow including the metrics to better support our customers.

Mr. C.K. Park, CEO of NIS states “This achievement demonstrates NIS’ strong commitment to quality culture within our organization but more importantly is a result of our employee’s understanding of CMMI processes, standards, tools, and methods but more importantly applying them to our client’s projects for results. NIS will continue to invest in processes and toolsets to improve business outcomes for our customers and clients.”

Customers can visit organization’s appraisal status by going to https://sas.cmmiinstitute.com/pars/ to see the posting.

The CMMI® Institute, a subsidiary of Carnegie Mellon University, is dedicated to elevating organizational performance through best-in-class solutions to real-world challenges. The Institute is the home of the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)® for Development, Services, and Acquisition; the People Capability Maturity Model; and the Data Management Maturity Model (DMM)SM, which are capability improvement models that create high-performance, high maturity cultures. The models are used in thousands of organizations worldwide to deliver business results that serve as differentiators in the global market.


February 20, 2015

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. has been awarded a 5 year contract, SIPR Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Support for the Navy Information Dominance Force (IDFOR), Suffolk, VA.


February 05, 2015

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. has been awarded a 5 year contract, Multimedia and Information Technology System Integration to support the Volpe Transportation Research Center, Boston, MA.


August 15, 2014

Nationwide IT Services, Inc. announces its selection as one of the 20 most promising tech consulting providers for the Public Sector for 2014 by the CIO Magazine.

“We are honored and humbled to be selected by the CIO Magazine. This represents the dedication and resolve of our employees to focus on adding value to all of our customers. “NIS’s recognition signals the success of our approach of aligning organizations’ goals with technology to support business needs along with balancing human factors,” said C.K. Park, President & Chief Executive Officer of Nationwide IT Services, Inc. “We are excited to continue assisting our customers by adding value and maximizing limited resources by leveraging technology.” Article at CIO Magazine