Byrd Enterprises, LLC is a GSA 8(a) STARS II Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) Holder

June 3rd, 2013  

GSA LogoByrd Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce they have recently signed a Teaming Agreement with Fed ITC, LLC (DBA: Federal IT Consulting) for the GSA 8(a) STARS II GWAC.   This significantly expands their ability to pursue government sponsored work.  This also provides an additional contract vehicle for customers and contracting officers to be able to work with Byrd Enterprises.  FedITC is a SBA Certified 8(a) SDB provider of management and technology consulting services including secure mobile solutions, Cyber Security, and ERP solutions to government and private sector organization. The 8(a) STARS II GWAC is designed to promote small business utilization when purchasing information technology (IT) services or IT services-based solutions for the federal government. The 8(a) STARS II program is reserved exclusively for qualifying certified 8(a) small business concerns as the prime contractors per Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 19.8. FedITC chose industry partners for this contract who could demonstrate competitive pricing, technical proficiency, and industrial credentials. The contract offers simple to complex IT service solutions such as: IT help desk support, information assurance, cyber-security, virtualization, IPV6, Web 2.0, and more. 8(a) STARS II Features

  • Directed Order Authority: Directed task orders up to $4 million each are allowed for Federal civilian and Department of Defense activities
  • Pre-competed, easy to use contracts
  • Shortened Procurement lead time
  • Five-year Base with one five-year option
  • $10 billion program ceiling
  • A Low User Access Fee (0.75 percent) built into contractor’s ceiling prices

Byrd Enterprises, LLC President and CEO, Ken Byrd said, “Being brought onto FedITC GSA 8(a) STARS II Team is another significant milestone in our continued growth as a service provider.  We are truly excited about promoting the GSA 8(a) STARS II vehicle with our customers. GSA has developed an efficient and cost-effective alternative to the Government formal requests for proposals (RFPs) processes given its directed order authority. The vehicle provides Agencies the option for significant cost savings and the ability for direct small business participation”. For more information on FedITC please visit their website at:  www.feditc.com.  For more information on 8(a) STARS II GWAC please visit their website here.