USVIEDA Releases Three RFPs Aimed at Economic Diversification in the U.S. Virgin Islands

The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) released three Request for Proposals (RFPs) on June 28, 2021, for qualified consulting firms to assist the U.S. Virgin Islands in its efforts to create a Global Marketing Campaign, Energy Sector Analysis, and Equity Capital Formation Strategy. The RFPs build upon Vision 2040 goals to facilitate the growth and … Read more

Earthling Security Approved as StateRAMP Third Party Assessment Organization

Earthling Security, LLC (Earthling Security) has been approved as a StateRAMP Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO). StateRAMP is an independent, non-profit organization that helps ensure the cybersecurity of vendors and service providers at the state and local government level. As a StateRAMP 3PAO, Earthling Security will help governments ensure that third-party vendors are compliant with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) cybersecurity standards.  NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53 outlines the required cybersecurity measures for federal computer networks. StateRAMP, initially established … Read more

A. Hoffman Awning Co. Launches 100% Employee Vaccination Pledge

In an effort to further the country’s vaccine participation and acceptance, A. Hoffman Awning Co. has launched its 100% Employee Vaccination Pledge. The goal of the program is to promote taking the vaccine and to emphasize the importance of each individual’s role in the world fight against COVID-19. “If our company can leave a thumbprint on this … Read more

PAIRIN Announces Open Pathways Alliance to Implement Open Credential and Skills Data to Transform Career Planning

PAIRIN, the workforce journey company, today announced the launch of the Open Pathways Alliance, which brings together noted nonprofits and social impact technology companies, including Credential Engine, Qlarion and SkillsEngine. The members have combined forces to help states implement emerging open standards that align education credentialing, skills and labor market data with career pathing solutions … Read more

Cordant Health Solutions Awarded Indiana DCS Contract

Cordant Health Solutions®, a leader in providing innovative tools for monitoring patients in behavioral health and criminal justice programs, announced that it has been awarded a four-year contract with the Indiana Department of Child Services (DCS) to provide drug testing supplies and services. Cordant was one of four initial companies to apply and was awarded … Read more

New Orders From Biden Administration Requires Masks

The Biden Administration’s mask mandate requires the public to wear masks on federal property and public transportation. A Lancet study reported that just a 10% increase in mask-wearing can have a significant impact on the spread of COVID-19. MindBeauty, developers of the AM99™ line of protective face masks, is providing key insights to help people … Read more


GovQA, the leading provider of compliance automation solutions for government, is proud to announce its recognition in Government Technology’s GovTech 100 for the sixth consecutive year since the list’s inception. The annual list, published by Government Technology Magazine, recognizes the top 100 companies focused on making a difference in state and local government agencies across … Read more

ElectSCorp Launches First Online Filing Platform for Form 2553 to Elect an S Corporation has launched an e-filing solution for business owners to elect their companies to be treated as an S Corporation with the IRS and other state agencies. This represents the first online filing platform that streamlines the submission process of form 2553 with relevant agencies. The platform’s most prominent feature is its ability to help … Read more