RESTON, Va. (June 4, 2019) – SOS International LLC (SOSi) announced today that it was presented with the 2019 Corporate Growth Award for “Deal of the Year” in the $50 to $250 million size category by the National Capital Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG). The award was made for SOSi’s acquisition of STG Group Holdings, Inc. in April 2018. Founded in 1954, the Association for Corporate Growth is a global community of middle-market M&A deal-makers, and business leaders focused on driving middle-market growth. It has 14,500 members and serves 90,000 investors, executives, lenders, and advisers to growing middle-market companies.
The ACG National Capital Corporate Growth Awards are presented to individuals and companies that successfully execute the most transformational organic growth strategies and acquisitions in the Washington D.C. area. SOSi’s acquisition of STG was chosen from more than 100 transactions, and the award was presented at the ACG National Capital 17th Annual Awards Gala on May 14, 2019.
“We are thrilled to be recognized for our acquisition of STG,” said Julian Setian, SOSi President & CEO. “It made us one of the largest cybersecurity, network operations, software development, and data analytics businesses in the federal technology sector.”
“2018 was an incredible year for corporate growth in the National Capital region, across all markets and industries,” said Diane Zanetti, the 2019 Corporate Growth Awards Committee Chair and the Managing Director and Group Head of the Government Contractor Banking Group at Capital One. “The companies and individuals recognized this year were selected from hundreds of applicants because of their success in identifying and executing on winning growth strategies, and for having the foresight and courage necessary to make large, risky, and sometimes transformational decisions on behalf of their organizations.”