2009 News

360 Software Corporation wins role as prime contractor for U.S. Navy, Marine Corps

ORLANDO, Fla.  (Jan. 20, 2009) --- Orlando-based 360 Software Corporation has won a major contract to provide engineering products and services to government agencies.
           
Gus Perez-Poveda, chief executive officer of 360 Software Corporation, said his firm was recently awarded a prime contract under the indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) Seaport-e vehicle to support the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps.  360 Software is a certified SBA 8(a) firm, allowing the company to pursue any task order released under Seaport-e, including small business, small disadvantaged business, and 8(a) set-asides.
           
Poveda said 360 Software, which specializes in the development of software-intensive systems for the defense and aerospace industries, has served as a subcontractor on numerous Department of Defense programs.
           
“The prime contractor notification designates 360 Software as one of nearly 1,600 prime contractors nationwide, in 22 functional areas of support, who can submit proposals for Navy and Marine Corps projects,” said Poveda. “It represents a major expansion of our role and we have worked hard to achieve it,” he said.
           
360 Software will provide products and services in the areas of Research and Development support; Engineering Systems; Modeling, Simulation and Analysis; Software Engineering; Information System development; and Measurement Facilities, Range and Instrumentation support.

360 Software Corporation is a member of the University of Central Florida Technology Incubation Program at the Central Florida Research Park.

For more information please contact:
Gus Perez-Poveda, Chief Executive Officer, 360 Software Corporation 407-380-6322; gpoveda@360softwarecorp.com;  
Carol Ann Dykes, Site Manager, UCF Technology Incubator 407-882-0211, cdykes@mail.ucf.edu;  
Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications 407-644-4142 Lvershelco@aol.com

About the UCF Incubation Program:
Since its founding in 1999, the UCF Incubation Program has helped more than 100 emerging companies (including nearly 70 current clients) create over $500 million in annual revenue and more than 900 new jobs with an average salary of $59,000. With five facilities across the metro Orlando community, the Incubation Program is a collaboration in economic development between UCF, Orange County, the City of Orlando, Seminole County, the City of Winter Springs, and the Florida High Tech Corridor Council.  For more information, please visit http://www.incubator.ucf.edu.

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