Government Tactical Solutions (GovTact) has been named a Veteran Owned Business of the Year finalist by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce for its annual Distinguished Service Awards. GovTact’s Director of Strategic Development Tim Bayliss is also a finalist in the Veteran Employee of the Year category.
GovTact was founded in 2011 by Marine Corps veteran Paul Sanchez. The fast-growing company has more than 100 employees located across 12 states. GovTact is also an award-winning company that has been recognized by Inc., the Washington Business Journal, Washington Technology, SECAF and AFCEA.
“We are especially honored to be recognized as a finalist for this award as a veteran-owned company,” said Sanchez. “GovTact is proud to be a great workplace for veterans, and we work hard to ensure our veteran team members are taken care of and can successfully transition into the private sector. Veterans play a vital role in our company, and we could not be successful without them.”
Bayliss is an Army veteran that has been with GovTact for five years. Bayliss serves as the company’s veteran recruiter and has helped established multiple internal programs to help veteran employees.
“I am grateful to be a finalist for these prestigious awards,” said Bayliss. “I am proud to be a veteran who can help others in their next career path. It is an honor to be recognized next to these other impactful honorees.”
Winners of the awards will be announced at an event on November 9. View the full list of finalists here.
Since its founding in 2011, Government Tactical Solutions (GovTact) has been providing mission-critical solutions in support of national security. GovTact is an 8(a), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that operates in 12 states supporting the missions of 15 government customers. GovTact couples strategic understanding with tactical execution to solve customers’ toughest challenges. GovTact’s areas of expertise include IT administration, systems engineering, technical training, cloud architecture/DevOps engineering, data analytics and architecture and cybersecurity solutions.