Fila Group Accepted into U.S. Small Business Administration 8(a) Program

ARLINGTON, Va.--()--The Fila Group, LLC, an information technology and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has accepted the company into its 8(a) Business Development Program.

Fila Group has more than 15 years of experience providing practical and effective services in a suite of IT strategy and transformation areas including enterprise architecture and strategic planning, acquisition management, capital planning and investment control as well as Cloud strategy and transformation.

“The 8(a) certification is an important benchmark for Fila Group that will allow us to bring our expertise to a broader range of government clients,” said Jonathan Keough, President and Chief Operating Officer. “Succeeding in the stringent process to achieve this certification also demonstrates our capabilities as a business to drive results and meet the goals and expectations of the complex and important contract work for the U.S. Government.”

The SBA 8(a) Business Development Program, also known as the SBA Minority Small Business and Capital Ownership Development Program, assists small, disadvantaged businesses by allowing them to compete for sole source government contracts for goods and services. The certification lasts nine years.

“The SBA 8(a) certification indicates that Fila Group met a rigorous set of standards set out by the Federal Government and that we are equipped and stand ready to meet the demands of upcoming contracts,” said Ravi Shankar, Fila Group Chief Executive Officer. “We are excited about the growth and opportunity that this new certification brings to our company.”

Fila Group is also certified by the SBA as a HUBZone company.

About Fila Group

Founded in 2004, Fila Group provides expert advice and services in the areas of IT strategy & transformation, enterprise architecture planning & execution, capital planning and investment control, business process reengineering, and Cloud strategy and transformation.

Fila Group customers include: Federal Student Aid (FSA), Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Education, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Department of the Interior, Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Labor, US Forest Service, General Services Administration, Department of Transportation, Department of Agriculture, State of Minnesota, State of Virginia, and the State of Washington.

Fila Group is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. For more information, please visit


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