Sole Source Provider Benefits

As a woman and minority owned 8(a) certified business, Government Agencies can directly contract with Innovate using sole-source acquisition up to a ceiling of $4 million.  This streamlined procurement process keeps administration costs to a minimum and saves time in the procurement process. Contracts are awarded in days, not weeks or months.

Additionally, recent changes now allow 8(a) organizations to team with other organizations, bid on contracts together,and streamline the process by which 8(a) contracts are awarded.

If you’re interested in a 8(a) sole source with Innovate!, contact us at or 703-922-9090 x749 in order to discuss project details such as price estimates, time frame, and technical requirements.

Contract Vehicles

GSAGSA Schedule IT 70

IT Schedule 70 is the largest, most widely used acquisition vehicle in the federal government. Schedule 70 is an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) multiple award schedule, providing direct access to Information Technology products, services and solutions from more than 5,000 certified industry partners.

See Innovate!’s IT 70 Schedule: GS-35F-0005T

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GSA 8(a) STARS II Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)

​Innovate! is a participant of the General Services Administration’s (GSA) 8(a) STARS II contract, a small business set-aside GWAC that provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners. With a $10 billion program ceiling and a five-year base period with one five-year option, 8(a) STARS II allows for long-term planning of large-scale program requirements while strengthening opportunities for 8(a) small businesses.  8(a) STARS II offers fixed price, time and materials, labor hour, and blended task order types, providing greater flexibility in procuring different types of IT products and services and meeting the federal government’s mission requirements.

See Innovate!’s STARS II Website


Innovate! is prime contractor on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Information Technology Assessment and Acquisition Center (NITAAC) Chief Information Officer – Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) as both an 8(a) and Small Business. The vehicle has a 15-year period of performance and is designated as Best in Class (BIC) by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). CIO-SP3 Small Business helps agencies meet their mission-critical needs and small business goals with innovative IT services and solutions from a wide variety of industry-leading small businesses and can be used by any federal, civilian or DoD agency.

See Innovate!’s CIO-SP3 website

NOAALink Small Business 8a (Sub) 

NOAALink’s principle purpose is to improve IT acquisition practices across NOAA. NOAALink aims to establish enterprise-wide solutions, standardize common IT products and services, and leverage purchasing power. In doing so, NOAALink strives to recognize the most significant cost advantages possible.

As a subcontractor to RCG , Innovate provides Database Modernization Support, Database Administration Support, and National Shoreline Data Explorer (NSDE) Support.

U.S. Army Installation Geospatial Information & Services (IGI&S) BPA

The IGI&S contract was awarded as a GSA Schedule 70 BPA on October 30, 2019 with a period of performance for years 2019-2024. This BPA is designed to provide Installations, Energy and Environment (IE&E) geospatial capability and support to the Army and Department of Defense (DoD) entities within a wide range of IE&E functional areas.


Contact: Business Development, Manager: Stacy Roux, (703) 922.9090 x 749,

Industry Partners

Innovate! is pleased to officially partner with the following world-class organizations:

esriThe Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri) is a leader in the imaging industry. Our staff has close partnerships with top-level Esri developers, giving us unparalleled insight into application advancements and best practices. As part of Esri’s acceptance testing program for new releases and patches of GIS-related products, our team of subject matter experts has early access to emerging geospatial software solutions and beta-tests; and validates new installs before they affect users.  We are a Silver Partner in the Esri network. is the industry leader in enterprise cloud computing. Their social and mobile cloud platform enables rapid implementation of custom information technology solutions. Innovate has architected, developed, and deployed many custom solutions for clients as well as internally for our own organization. We are a Cloud Alliance Partner.

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