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5 Common Reasons for a Government Bid Loss

By Lauren Postma | September 3, 2019

5 Common Reasons for a Government Bid Loss If you’re new to government contracting or have experienced a bid loss, you might be asking yourself, “Why did I lose my bid?” Government contracting can be complex. Even with the right talent and resources, there are a variety of reasons your bid might lose. Here are…

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Employee Spotlight: Nick Wassenaar

By Vanessa Lansdale | August 27, 2019

Employee Spotlight: Nick Wassenaar Nick Wassenaar recently joined the JetCo Solutions team as a Research Specialist. We sat down with him to gain a deeper understanding about his role within the JetCo Solutions team. Tell me a little bit about what you currently do at JetCo Solutions. Most of my day consists of discovering opportunities…

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Our Brilliant Clients

By Chris McGann | August 14, 2019

Our Brilliant Clients “Never be the smartest person in the room.” This common phrase might be familiar to you, but at JetCo Solutions, I embrace this saying. Why? Because our clients are the best and brightest. It’s a fact. Working in government business development for multiple clients, I find myself in rooms with some of…

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Employee Spotlight: Megan Gomery

By Vanessa Lansdale | August 6, 2019

Employee Spotlight: Megan Gomery This month’s employee spotlight features Megan Gomery, GSA Specialist at JetCo Solutions. Tell me a little bit about what you do at JetCo Solutions. I’m a GSA Specialist, and in my role, I aid in the process of getting a GSA schedule for JetCo Solutions clients. For those who are part…

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What You Need to Know About the VETS-4212 Annual Submission

By Vanessa Lansdale | August 2, 2019

What You Need to Know About the VETS-4212 Annual Submission What is the VETS-4212 annual submission? The U.S. Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS)-4212 report is a compliance requirement that must be completed by federal contractors and subcontractors each year. If you have a contract or subcontract of $150,000 or more (the…

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Winning Small in Big Government

By Chris McGann | July 15, 2019

Winning Small in Big Government In March of 2019, the President released his budget request for fiscal year 2020 – a record $4.746 trillion. When companies looking to compete in the government space view the federal budget, they often see big dollars signs – and they’re right. The Federal Government is a broad space where…

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Employee Spotlight: Paul Costopulos

By Vanessa Lansdale | June 28, 2019

This month, Paul Costopulos joined the JetCo Solutions team as a Research Specialist. In this role, he assists clients by identifying opportunities for them to sell to the government. Paul recently graduated from Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor of Science in history and a minor in psychology. “History and psychology are research-based disciplines,”…

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Small Business Ownership

By The JetCo Solutions Team | June 3, 2017

Our company works primarily with small companies — all of them highly qualified and unique in their industry. We don’t work with small companies because we can’t land a big. We work with them because we WANT to. The innovation, the ideas, the culture… everything about small biz excites us. We are passionate about giving…

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Offense or D?

By The JetCo Solutions Team | February 14, 2017

Sometimes, you play offense. Sometimes, you’re D. I just returned from a hockey weekend. Our son is a freshman and plays hockey at Ole Miss. (Yes, SEC schools have hockey teams.) The SEC tournament last weekend was in Nashville. Ole Miss finished an impressive second. Our kid is a reliable defenseman. On the ice, he…