QTEC Aerospace Honored to Receive DoD Nunn-Perry Award
News Release. – August 17, 2018
QTEC Aerospace, along with The Missile Defense Agency, Northrop Grumman Corporation, and Oakwood University, is honored to receive the Nunn-Perry Award from the U. S. Department of Defense (DOD) for outstanding achievement in the Mentor-Protégé Program. The Northrop Grumman/QTEC Aerospace Team was recognized during the Nunn-Perry Awards Ceremony held in conjunction with the DOD Mentor-Protégé Training Week in Orlando, Florida.
QTEC was selected as a Northrop Grumman protégé in early 2015 under the sponsorship of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). This Northrop Grumman–led team leveraged its experts from across the company to work with QTEC Aerospace on improving technical, business management and infrastructure capabilities for increased productivity and growth. Teammate Oakwood University provided training to QTEC personnel for obtaining key security credentials. Over the three-year mentor-protégé program, QTEC Aerospace experienced significant increases in business and staff.
The DOD Mentor-Protégé Program assists small businesses in successfully competing for prime contracts and subcontracts by partnering them with large companies. Successful mentor-protégé agreements provide a winning relationship for the protégé, the mentor and the DOD.
The Nunn-Perry Award is named in honor of retired U.S. Senator Sam Nunn, who sponsored legislation to enact the Mentor-Protégé Program in 1991, and former Secretary of Defense, William Perry. Nunn-Perry Awards are the highest honor companies can receive in the program.
August 17, 2018 | News
Carol Daniel appointed Company President, effective July 1, 2018
News Release. – June 22, 2018
QTEC, Inc. is pleased to announce Carol Daniel has been appointed Company President, effective July 1, 2018. Ms. Daniel has been with QTEC for five years, serving as the Vice President of Business Development and Director of Space & Missile Systems. Under her business development leadership, the company has experienced 82% growth over the last three years. Ms. Daniel has over 30 years of experience in the defense industry spanning numerous roles in project engineering, program management and corporate management. Prior to joining QTEC, Ms. Daniel served as the Director of System Development for Schafer Corporation. Ms. Daniel holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Auburn University and a M.S. in Computer Science from UAH. In her new role, Ms. Daniel will continue to report to QTEC’s CEO, Kathryn Broad.
Effective June 30, 2018, Jim Beveridge, P.E., will be retiring in his role of President of QTEC. Mr. Beveridge will continue to serve as Founder and Advisor and will provide Subject Matter Expertise to NASA as a member of the QTEC Team. Mr. Beveridge is responsible for the strong reputation QTEC enjoys in the aerospace community and establishing the foundation upon which the company stands today. The company is indebted to him for his 20 years of leadership and contributions.
QTEC is a woman-owned small business which began operations in Huntsville in 1998. The company specializes in engineering, analytical, technical, and program/project management support to assist in assuring U.S. preeminence in Missile Defense, Army, Navy and Air Force Aviation, and Space.
June 22, 2018 | News
Partnership with the Missile Defense Agency, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Oakwood University
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – April 30, 2018 – A Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC)-led team has been selected for the Nunn-Perry Award from the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) for outstanding achievement in the Mentor-Protégé Program.
After signing an agreement in early 2015 with the Missile Defense Agency, the DOD sponsor of this mentor-protégé effort, Northrop Grumman leveraged its experts in several areas to work with QTEC Aerospace, a woman-owned small business, on improving technical, business management and infrastructure capabilities for increased productivity and growth. Northrop Grumman teammate Oakwood University, a historically black university also located in Huntsville, provided training to QTEC personnel for obtaining key security credentials.
April 30, 2018 | News
WHNT-Mentor-Protege Program Pays Off In Defending The Nation
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – April 06, 2018 – WHNT Video Link
QTEC Aerospace wins Best Places To Work and is featured in UAH Magazine.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – July 2017 – Summer 2017 UAH Magazine
QTEC Aerospace wins Gold for Best Places To Work by Quantum Work Place and The Chamber of Commerce.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – June 2017 – 2017 Gold Winner for Medium Sized Business Best Place To Work
Photo Release — Missile Defense Agency Selects Northrop Grumman for Mentor-Protege Program
Company to improve small business viability and competitiveness
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – April 10, 2015 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has signed a new U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) mentor-protégé agreement with the Missile Defense Agency mentor-protégé program office in Huntsville.
The DOD mentor-protégé program encourages prime contractors to help small businesses increase their participation in federal subcontracts and establish long-term relationships with prime contractors.
Under the 36-month agreement, Northrop Grumman will assist QTEC, Inc., a small, woman-owned business located in Huntsville, to enhance QTEC’s engineering and technology capabilities, business infrastructure and business development. Key focus areas include information assurance and DOD certifications, cybersecurity operations, emerging security technologies and systems engineering.
QTEC’s President and Founder, James R. Beveridge, is recognized by NASA/MSFC
Huntsville, Ala. – July 1, 2015 – James R. Beveridge (Jim) received the 2015 Marshall Space Flight Center Honor Award. Mr. Beveridge has been providing engineering support to MSFC for more than 30 years. He holds degrees in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from the University of Illinois and Post Graduate Professional Development from both the University of Illinois and the University of Wisconsin. He is a former technical chair and long-standing member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and belongs to the National Society of Professional Engineers.
QTEC RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE “BEST PLACES TO WORK” IN HUNTSVILLE/MADISON COUNTY FOR 2014
HUNTSVILLE, AL May 20, 2014 – QTEC, Inc. was recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” in Huntsville/Madison County for 2014, for the fifth year in a row. The announcement was made on 20 May 2014 at the 7th Annual Best Places to Work Luncheon, hosted by the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce and the North Alabama Society for Human Resource Management (NASHRM) at the Von Braun Center. Over 200 companies were nominated and more than 60 qualified for the annual award, which is based on employee-completed surveys.
QTEC RECEIVES “SUPPLIER EXCELLENCE” AWARD FROM NORTHROP GRUMMAN
HUNTSVILLE, AL DECEMBER 7, 2011 – QTEC, Inc. - a Huntsville-based systems engineering support firm – has been recognized for superior performance in support of Northrop Grumman Information Systems (NGIS) as part of the team developing and sustaining the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Systems for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). QTEC provides program management, systems engineering, and operations and sustainment support.