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Colorado Springs, CO, United States, 2010/03/11 - SGIS Business Development Manager Jeremy Fritschy has been named among the 2010 Rising Stars by the Colorado Springs Business Journal.
This award honors rising stars in the Colorado Springs area under the age of 40 for their professional accomplishments and community involvement. Fritschy will be recognized at an award ceremony on March 11, 2010 at the Double Tree Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
“Jeremy is very deserving of this award,” said SGIS CEO Hany Girgis. “Jeremy first joined our team as a recruiter and has worked his way up the ranks - he is truly one of the SGIS success stories. His hard work and dedication to our company is unwavering.”
With 4 years of experience in the Government Contracting, Information Technology and Technical Services industries, Fritschy is in charge of establishing and maintaining beneficial business relationships with government and federal agency customers in the Colorado Springs area. Fritschy is based out of the SGIS Colorado Springs office and currently oversees 10 employees.
Fritschy gives back to the community through a variety of charitable, civic and professional organizations. Most recently, Fritschy and other SGIS employees adopted a United States Army infantry platoon; he and other SGIS employees provide support to deployed soldiers through letters, care packages, pen pal campaigns and monetary donations. In 2008, Fritschy and other SGIS employees worked closely with Habitat for Humanity, working towards the goal of ultimately eliminating poverty housing and homelessness by helping to build houses within the communities SGIS serves. He is also actively involved with the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) and the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA).
SGIS (sgis.com) provides services and solutions that help to protect the United States and its citizens from threats, provides advanced tools to soldiers who defend the nation and assists government agencies in running their business more effectively. SGIS has teamed with numerous organizations within the Intelligence, Homeland Security and Defense communities to help them achieve mission success. The company specializes in the areas of Intelligence Analysis, Information Technology, Engineering, Systems Integration, Training and Cyber Security solutions.
SGIS currently has 14 offices nationwide, with corporate headquarters located in San Diego, California.
SGIS has received many highly regarded national and state awards. Most recently, SGIS was named to the 2009 Inc. 5000, Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Nation. SGIS also ranked #10 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2008 Hot 100 List of the Fastest-Growing Businesses in America, was named to the 2008 Inc. 5000 and ranked #19 on Washington Technology’s 2008 Fast 50 list of the Fastest-Growing Government IT Companies. Other accolades include being named to the Military Training Technology (MT2) 2008 Top Simulation Companies List, being selected for the 2007 Inc. 500 list and ranking #2 on Washington Technology’s 2007 Fast 50 list. In 2006, SGIS was awarded the Governor’s Entrepreneurship Award in Florida’s Mega Market.