Herndon, VA, August 17, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- VARCom Solutions, a nationally-recognized, award-winning marketing and public relations firm, announced today that it has been certified to participate in the Small Business Administration 8(a) business development program. VARCom can now pursue federal government contracts leveraging opportunities set aside for 8(a) companies as well as sole source contracts.
The 8(a) program is designed to assist socially and economically disadvantaged entrepreneurs gain access to the massive federal government contracting market. The SBA also provides training and support as part of this nine-year business develop program to help companies establish a solid foundation in government contracting.
Approval to enter the 8(a) business development program is granted only after completing a rigorous review process to ensure applicants meet the standards for entering this coveted program. “Receiving our 8(a) certification is the culmination of a long process but one which we are sure will have a dramatic and positive impact on the company,” said Raul Danny Vargas, President and Founder of VARCom Solutions. He added, “We are excited about capitalizing on this certification to offer our unique blend of marketing, communications, and public relations services to federal government agencies, their important missions and the citizens they serve.” Vargas recently received the SBA’s Minority Small Business Champion Award for the Washington, D.C. District Office and the entire Mid-Atlantic Region, due to his efforts to support the advancement of small business opportunities for minority business owners.
About VARCom Solutions:
VARCom Solutions is an award-winning, nationally-recognized, full-service marketing and public relations consulting firm based in the Washington D.C. region. With its powerful tagline, "Shaping Perceptions. Delivering Results." its broad range of services includes marketing/sales strategies, messaging and communications, public, media and government relations, business development, outreach and advertising campaigns, and much more. VARCom helps its clients cut through the clutter, connect with their target audiences, and communicate with confidence. VARCom Solutions is a veteran-/minority-owned company. For more information on VARCom Solutions visit www.varcom.com or follow its fan page on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/varcomsolutions