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SECO USA Gains GovConNet Institute for Procurement Certification


Rockville, MD (April 25, 2013) – SECO USA recently completed the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) GovConNet Institute. GovConNet Institute provides advanced training to Federal government contractors.

The course is instructed by subject matter experts on best
business practices in compliance, human resource management and capture strategies. The instruction is focused on winning and profitably maintaining Federal government contracts.

SECO USA was one of 14 businesses to graduate from the GovConNet Institute, entailing six two-hour sessions geared for companies to learn best practices in Government contracting.

Companies that complete their training through the GovConNet Institute receive a Certification of Excellence after completing their training. The Institute covers topics like teaming agreements, joint ventures, risk management, financial reporting, regulatory requirements, and proposal writing strategies.
“The GovConNet Institute is designed to help government contractors take their business to the next level,” said Barbara Ashe, Executive Vice President, Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce. “The GovConNet Institute certification means that these 14 businesses are now better prepared to expand their business capabilities because they will have a foundation that will support accelerated growth.”
“We would like to thank the MCCC for this excellent program and we are pleased to be a certified member of GovConNet,” stated Carlos Valeiras, CEO of SECO USA. “With the training complete we are better positioned to grow by being more prepared to navigate the Federal Government procurement process.”

SECO USA, Inc. is an original design manufacturer of single board computers and rugged handhelds for original equipment manufacturers. SECO USA’s products are used in a variety of markets including: military, healthcare, industrial, entertainment, and instrumentation. Designs include: UMPCs, PDAs, wearable computers, tablets, handheld control systems, industrial computers and smart sensors. SECO USA’s products are built on industry-leading technologies such as: Freescale, Intel, Texas Instruments, and Marvell processors and Android, Linux, Ubuntu, and Microsoft operating systems. SECO USA is an ITAR registered company and our products are designed and assembled in the USA. The company’s headquarters are located along the I-270 Technology Corridor in Rockville, Maryland.

For information on SECO USA: Hayley Parks, 240-558-2014 x228;
For information on GovConNet Institute: Barbara Ashe, 301-738-0015 x215;
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  • Published: Apr 25th 2013
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