About Us

AQA SETA is a joint-venture formed through an SBA approved 8(a) mentor-protégé arrangement between Strongbridge Corporation and Electronic Consulting Services, Inc. (ECS). The protégé, Strongbridge Corporation, is an SBA certified 8(a), and is the managing partner of AQA. The mentor, ECS, graduated from the 8(a) program in 2005, and is the minority partner in AQA. This relationship creates a company with the agility of a smaller company with the experience and credentials of a much larger firm. AQA is collocated with ECS corporate headquarters with full access to ECS resources. AQA is managed by Strongbridge President, Mr. Jeff Powell, and an executive leadership team made up of Strongbridge Chairman and CEO, Ms. Janaki Deshmukh; ECS Chairman and CEO, Mr. Roy Kapani; ECS President and COO, Mr. George Wilson; and ECS CFO Mr. Anthony Schulien.



  • Rapidly growing SBA certified 8(a) founded in 2003
  • Professional services company led by the Chairman and CEO Ms. Janaki Deshmukh
  • ISO 9001:2000 certified; CMMI- Level-3 assessed; PMP certified PMs
  • SBA Approved protégé being mentored by ECS in: Strategic planning, marketing, proposal development, pricing assistance, accounting support, contract administration, financial assistance, subcontracting opportunities, shared resources, joint marketing, and BEST PRACTICES
  • Core Competencies
    Custom Computer Programming Services; Computer Systems Design Services; Computer Facilities Management Services; and other Computer Related Services; Financial Systems and processes; Federal contracting services



  • Mature business, with significant growth attributed to 8(a) STARS;
  • Experts in large-scale multi- disciplined program management;
  • ISO 9001:2000 certified; ISO 20000-1:2011 certified; CMMI- Level-3 assessed; ITIL processes; PMP certified PMs.
  • Core Competencies
    Custom Computer Programming Services; Computer Systems Design Services; Computer Facilities Management Services; and other Computer Related Services; IDIQ and GWAC vehicles; Performance-Based contracting; Process improvement and implementation; technology assessment and integration; risk management; large-scale contract transitions.

Headquarters

AQA, LLC
21355 Ridgetop Circle
Suite 200
Sterling, VA 20166
Telephone:
571-257-2370 x305
Email:
jpowell@strongbridgecorp.com
For more information regarding
Strongbridge Corporation and Electronic Consulting Services, Inc.,
please visit www.strongbridgecorp.com and www.ecs-federal.com.