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HMS Sponsors the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital 2015 Women of Distinction

Published: Friday, October 30, 2015


DATE: October 30, 2015

Contact: Angie Campbell

(304) 378-2215

(304) 596-5589 (fax)

Martinsburg, WV – For the fifth consecutive year, HMS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (HMS) was a sponsor of the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital 2015 “Women of Distinction”. Each year, through a peer vote, the council recognizes women for their outstanding work in the community, contribution to their professions, and serving as outstanding role models for young women.

This year’s awardees were recognized at the 11th annual Women of Distinction luncheon on Wednesday, October 14, at the Holiday Inn in Martinsburg, WV. Bridget Cohee, Linda Largent McGraw, Lynne Seibert Steptoe, and Pam Wagoner joined the distinguished rank of women who have received the Women of Distinction honor over the past ten years.

“HMS is proud to support such a worthy cause which recognizes female leaders in our community,” said Bill Kirkpatrick, CEO of HMS, “the Girl Scout organization does an exceptional job of building these role models.”   

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HMS is a leading IT SDVOSB prime contractor who possesses the know-how for integrating technology, partners, and clients for the common goal of teamed successes in both the Federal Sector and Commercial environments with proven results. HMS is also known for its quality service, responsiveness, speed to market, and the ability to sell hardware and software of choice which is considered the “best of the best” in information systems. HMS has received several distinguished awards: in 2009, HMS was #1 on Washington Technology’s Fast 50, 45th among the INC 500 fastest growing privately held companies in America, and the only SDVOSB in the country to receive the 2009 DHS Small Business Achievement Award. HMS also ranks 68th on the Federal Government’s list of Top 100 Government-wide Acquisition Contractors (GWAC). HMS was named SBA’s Small Business of the Year for 2008 in WV and was the first SDVOSB of the Year in DoD in 2007. HMS was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Martinsburg, WV.

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