About Us

The Advanced Quality Alliance (AQA) is a joint-venture formed through an SBA approved 8(a) mentor-protégé arrangement between Strongbridge Corporation and Electronic Consulting Services, Inc. (ECS). The protégé, Strongbridge Corporation, is an SBA certified 8A, and is the managing partner of AQA. The mentor, ECS, graduated from the 8(a) program in 2005, and is the minority partner in AQA.

  • Joint-venture formed through an SBA approved 8(a) mentor-protégé arrangement
  • Agility of Small Company with Experience and Credentials of much larger firm
  • Collocated with ECS Corporate Headquarters, AQA has full access to ECS resources
  • President, Mr. Jeffrey Powell, is supported by the AQA Advisory Committee, made up of Strongbridge CEO, Ms. Janaki Deshmukh; ECS Chairman and Founder, Mr. Roy Kapani; ECS President and CEO, Mr. George Wilson; ECS CFO Mr. Anthony Schulien
  • Core Competencies
    Custom Computer Programming Services; Computer Systems Design Services; Computer Facilities Management Services; and other Computer Related Services Financial Systems and processes; Federal contracting services; IDIQ and GWAC vehicles; Performance-Based contracting; Process improvement and implementation; technology assessment and integration; risk management; large-scale contract transitions.

    DUNS:
    832111616

  • Rapidly growing SBA certified 8A founded in 2003
  • Professional services company led by the CEO, Ms. Janaki Deshmukh
  • SBA Approved protégé being mentored by ECS in: Strategic planning, marketing, proposal development, pricing assistance, accounting support, contract administration, financial assistance, subcontracting opportunities, shared resources, joint marketing, and BEST PRACTICES
  • Core Competencies
    Custom Computer Programming Services; Computer Systems Design Services; Computer Facilities Management Services; and other Computer Related Services; Financial Systems and processes; Federal contracting services

  • Mature business, with significant growth attributed to 8(a) STARS;
  • Experts in large-scale multi- disciplined program management;
  • ECS is ISO 9001:2008 and ISO/IEC 20000 certified, and is twice assessed at SEI CMMI Level 3. ECS is dedicated to providing our customers with highly trained staff - 95 percent of ECS Project Managers possess PMP Certifications. Additionally, 35 ECS managers and staff have ITIL v3 Foundation Certificates, and four hold ITIL Expert Certificates.
  • Core Competencies
    Custom Computer Programming Services; Computer Systems Design Services; Computer Facilities Management Services; and other Computer Related Services; IDIQ and GWAC vehicles; Performance-Based contracting; Process improvement and implementation; technology assessment and integration; risk management; large-scale contract transitions.

Headquarters

AQA, LLC
2750 Prosperity Ave.
Suite 250
Fairfax, VA 22031
Telephone:
571-257-2370
Email:
dtaglienti@strongbridgecorp.com
For more information regarding
Strongbridge Corporation and Electronic Consulting Services, Inc.,
please visit www.strongbridgecorp.com and www.ecs-federal.com.