Spry Methods announced that it has been named an awardee of the General Services Administration (GSA) 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services II (STARS II) Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). The 8(a) STARS II GWAC is designed to promote small business utilization when purchasing information technology (IT) services or IT services-based solutions for the federal government.
“We’re excited to be a recipient of the GSA 8(a) STARS II award as it is a significant achievement in Spry’s continued growth as a small business,” said Edward Kim, Co-President & CEO of Spry. This GWAC adds to the arsenal of vehicles for Spry to deliver its services and solutions to their customers. Spry currently also holds a GSA IT 70 Schedule and Seaport-e Prime Contract, along with various agency-specific Multiple Award IDIQs.
About GSA 8(a) STARS II
8(a) STARS II is a multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle with a five-year base with one five-year option. It has a $10 billion program ceiling and allows for Directed Order Authority & Directed task orders up to $4 million each for federal civilian and Department of Defense activities.
8(a) STARS II benefits
- 8(a) socioeconomic credit transferrable to the agency
- Pre-competed, easy to use contracts
- Access to proven 8(a) small business technology providers
- Shortened procurement lead time
- A low user access fee (0.75 percent) built into contractor’s ceiling prices
Each of the 8(a) STARS II constellations includes four functional areas designated by the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). These NAICS functional areas are:
- 541511 — Custom Computer Programming Services
- 541512 — Computer Systems Design Services
- 541513 — Computer Facilities Management Services
- 541519 — Other Computer Related Services
About Spry Methods, Inc.
Spry Methods, Inc. (Spry) is an established Small Disadvantaged Business offering Enterprise Resource Planning, Information Technology, Systems Engineering, Business Process Consulting, and Financial Management services to the Federal government. As an ISO 9001:2008 registered company, Spry is committed to quality and continuous improvement. Spry’s professionals pair industry knowledge and experience with unmatched responsiveness to consistently deliver superior support to their customers within the DoD, Federal Civilian, and Intelligence Communities. For more information, visit www.sprymethods.com or e‐mail firstname.lastname@example.org.