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2019's Top Execs to Watch (WashingtonExec) - January 14, 2019 - Julian Setian, President & CEO: Last year was one for the books for SOSi. The company grew by 50 percent and acquired STG Group Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of mission-critical technology, cyber and data solutions to the U.S. government.
With More Out-of-the-Box Thinking, SOSi Continues to Defy Odds (WashingtonExec) - August 15, 2018 - The government overseas contingency operations market remains stronger than many predicted, and Julian Setian, president and CEO of Reston, Virginia-based SOS International, was one of the few who recognized it.
ICE Vet Peter Edge Named SOSi VP for Corporate Security; Julian Setian Comments (GovCon Wire) - August 9, 2018 - Peter Edge, formerly acting deputy director at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, has joined SOS International as vice president of corporate security at the Reston, Va.-based government services contractor.
Julian Setian: SOSi to Expand European Footprint Through $78M Army Contract Win (ExecutiveBiz) - July 5, 2018 - SOS International has won a potential $78 million firm-fixed-price contract to provide technical support to U.S. Army Europe’s intelligence directorate.
STG Group ends a troubled year with a sale to Reston contractor (Washington Business Journal) - Apr. 12, 2018 - SOS International has acquired STG Group Holdings Inc. in a deal that boosts its contract, customer and data analytics base, while offering an exit for the financially troubled seller
Leader Profiles: A Conversation with Julian Setian (FAOA Journal of International Affairs) - Winter 2017 - The company was founded by my mother. We're actually a family-owned business. We're really proud of that fact, because there just aren't that many companies in our size-bracket in the Defense and Intelligence business that are private, family-owned businesses without any outside institutional money.
SOSi's Julian Setian Joins PSC Exec Committee (GovConExecutive) - Jan. 25, 2018 - Julian Setian, president and CEO of government services integrator SOSi has been appointed to serve on the Professional Services Council’s executive committee.
SOSi International Gets ISO Management Certification (ExecutiveBiz) - Jan. 12, 2018 - The International Organization for Standardization has granted a certification for SOSi International‘s quality management system.
Fairfax businesses lauded for support of commuters (InsideNOVA) - Dec. 6, 2017 - The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on Dec. 5 recognized a record number of 16 employers who have taken steps to become a Best Workplace for Commuters location.
Army, industry prepare for newest version of LOGCAP program (Inside Defense) - Oct. 24, 2017 - The Army is slated to host today an industry day for the next incarnation of the Logistics Civil Augmentation Program, or LOGCAP, the sprawling logistics contract that this time around is expected to be worth up to $82 billion over 10 years. In response, industry is preparing for the competition, including forming teams. PAE, for instance, announced earlier this month it plans to work with Parsons on the contract.
Telemedicine Tools Expand for Deployed Contractors (National Defense Magazine) - Oct. 17, 2017 - One company is partnering with a leading university hospital to bring new telemedicine options to contractors working in high-threat areas.
SOSi Partners With Veteran Assistance Nonprofit for Army Ten-Miler Event (GovConWire) - Oct. 2, 2017 -SOS International has teamed with nonprofit Dog Tag Inc. to participate at the Army Ten-Miler race event and will showcase the organization at the exposition and Finish-Line Hooah post-race activities.
Telemedicine Tools Expand for Deployed Contractors (National Defense Magazine, Pg. 16) - Oct. 1, 2017 - One company is partnering with a leading university hospital to bring new telemedicine options to contractors working in high-threat areas.
SOSi adds Defense Group Inc. in second intelligence market buy (Washington Technology) - Sept. 11, 2017 - Defense Group is Reston, Va.-based SOSi’s second question in the intelligence market within the past year including the deal for New World Solutions in 2016.
SOSi and GWU’s Physician Group Offer Telemedicine Solutions (WashingtonExec) - Aug. 10, 2017 - SOSi personnel working overseas will have access to advanced health care under a newly constructed partnership between George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates and SOS International LLC.
SOS International to Support US Army Public Affairs Personnel in Afghanistan (ExecutiveBiz) - July 20, 2017 - SOS International has secured a five-year, $9 million contract from the U.S. Army to support the military branch’s public affairs office at Resolute Support headquarters in Afghanistan.
SOSi Awarded ISOA Corporate Achievement Award - June 1, 2017 - SOSi's Mission Solutions Group team was awarded the 2017 Corporate Achievement Award for excellence in the field of stability operations by the industry association ISOA at its first annual achievement awards benefit. MORE
GSA Taps SOS International to Provide Facilities Mgmt Services for CENTCOM (ExecutiveBiz) - May 23, 2017 - SOS International has received a five-year, $17 million contract from the General Services Administration to offer facilities management and maintenance support services for the U.S. Central Command. MORE
Army Picks 9 Firms for $10B Defense Language Interpretation, Translation Services Contract (GovConWire) - March 6, 2017 - Nine companies have won positions on a potential 10-year, $9.86 billion contract to provide foreign language services to the U.S. Army ‘s Defense Language Interpretation Translation Enterprise program. MORE
Award-winning 'Arrival' demonstrates the importance of language and culture (The Hill) - February 15, 2017 - Arrival stars Amy Adams as an acclaimed linguistics professor named Louise who is tapped by the United States government to translate the alien language and analyze their intentions. The main question is, “Do they come in peace, or do they want war?” MORE
Finalists Announced for 2017 Best of Reston Awards: SOSi Nominated in 'Best Large Business' Category - February 10, 2017 - “At a time of uncertainty and change in our nation, the Best of Reston Community Service Awards serve as a powerful reminder that there is so much that unites us,” said Kerrie Wilson, CEO of Cornerstones. MORE
One local immigrant's story (The Fairfax Count Times) - February 2017 - As an interpreter on the SOSi’s project with the DEA, Naveed provided translation services for American forces that were training Afghanistan’s counterdrug teams. MORE