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QED National Applauds Funding Initiative

Colleen Molter, President of QED National, expressed her support of a new initiative announced yesterday by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office. Regarding the launch of the new Contract Financing Loan Fund, which will allow minority and women-owned businesses to apply for low-interest loans of up to $500K, Ms. Molter said, “Access to affordable capital for women- and minority-owned firms has historically been a problem in our city and across our nation. The new loan program released today ...

Deloitte Risk Advisory Services Leader for State Government Presents at QED National Event

Srini Subramanian, Risk Advisory Services Leader, State Government of Deloitte Consulting spoke at a recent QED National event, specifically about Cyber Security and Risk Advisory. Srini shared his insights on current Cyber Risk trends, where our community should be focused from a security standpoint, and how each one of us is susceptible to cyber-attacks on a daily basis. His audience, composed mostly of QED National staff and consultants, have strong backgrounds in Cyber Security/Risk, which led to a ...

SmartCEO Honors QED National President as a New York “Brava” (2016) Award Winner

SmartCEO’s “Brava” (2016) award honors exemplary female business owners across the United States for tremendous business growth, local philanthropy, and mentorship of other up-and-coming leaders.

As a recipient of the 2016 SmartCEO “Brava” award, Colleen looks forward to the continued success and growth of her team at QED National, as well as to further developing awareness and equality for all Small Businesses, including Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprises.

For SmartCEO’s Press Release on the Award’s event, please visit: 

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Acquisition International Names Colleen Molter “Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – New York & Best Women Business Owner Activist – USA”

By popular vote, Acquisition International has presented QED National President, Colleen Molter, with their “Technology Entrepreneur of the Year – New York & Best Women Business Owner Activist – USA” award for 2016.

As a proud recipient of this award, Molter credits her QED National team for supporting what she has been able to accomplish in both Information Technology, and as an activist for Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprise and Small Business growth.

President Colleen Molter named to NYC Mayor’s Advisory Council on M/WBEs

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Counsel to the Mayor & M/WBE Director Maya Wiley recently announced the formation of a formal Advisory Council to guide policy-making and strategy on the City’s efforts to increase business for Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs). Of those named to this Council is QED National’s Founder & President, Colleen Molter.

For the full and official release please visit:

http://www1.nyc.gov/office-of-the-mayor/news/934-15/mayor-de-blasio-counsel-the-mayor-m-wbe-director-maya-wiley-launch-advisory-council-on

Seventh Year Straight – QED National Listed on Inc. 500|5000 for 2015

For the seventh consecutive year, QED National has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the country’s 5000 fastest growing private companies. Over the last three years, QED has achieved a three-year sales growth rate of 93%.

For more information, including comments from President Colleen Molter, please see the full article at the following link: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/seven-years-straight-qed-national-140000832.html

QED National Leads Discussion on Cyber Security/SCADA Systems at NY Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference

On October 14, 2015, Anthony Concolino (Managing Director) and Russ Kiernan (Director of Management Consulting & Information Security) of QED National, together with Ken Garmson (Director of IT & Communications) of Arup, discussed the importance of continuous application of the NIST Framework Core to ensure effective application of controls for the replacement of the “Air Gap” in SCADA Systems needed as a result of the convergence of Operations and IT networks in critical infrastructure.

See speaker bios’ and information about this event ...

Molter Selected as Panelist for Upcoming NYS MWBE Forum Event

President Colleen Molter is scheduled to participate in the 2015 New York State MWBE Forum’s Round Table for Information Technology on Friday, October 2 in Albany, NY.

Ms. Molter was chosen to be a panelist for her perspective as a privately held MWBE in IT which works heavily with the public sector. The round table discussion will involve insight into the trends of IT in the public sector, examining new points of entry for small companies in New York State, and ...

Anthony Concolino Speaks at NYS Forum Event

On April 9th, 2015, QED National’s Managing Director, Anthony Concolino, led an event hosted by the NYS Forum Project Management Workgroup which spotlighted the management and operation of large, complex technology programs. The audience was provided with an interactive discussion featuring an account of IT Transformation case studies and including real life examples within Tony’s own experiences of work.

To read the entire article on the NYS Forum’s website, please visit the below URL address:

Six Years in a Row! QED National Listed on Inc. 500|5000 for 2014

NEW YORK, October 7, 2014 – We are pleased to announce that QED National, a women-owned IT staffing and technology solutions company, is being recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. With a three-year sales growth rate of 71%, QED National has the distinct honor of achieving this award for the sixth consecutive year.

QED National attributes this accomplishment to their uncompromising integrity and commitment to client satisfaction. With consistent growth in the City and the ...

QED National Awarded “Women Business Enterprise Award of Excellence” Honor at the 2014 Competitive Edge Conference

QED National is thrilled to announce it is the recipient of this year’s Women Business Enterprise (WBE) Award of Excellence at the 2014 Competitive Edge Conference.

QED National is a promoter of Supplier Diversity and the virtues of the program are embedded within the culture of the organization.  The entire QED National team recognizes MWBE firms and the value they provide to the NY business community.

This prestigious award is bestowed upon Colleen Molter and QED National for its continued success and ...

QED National’s Placement on CIO Reviews’ “20 Most Promising Government Technology Consulting Companies” list!

QED National is delighted to announce our placement on CIO Reviews’ “20 Most Promising Government Technology Consulting Companies” list! In December 2013, the CIO Review released a special government technology issue outlining the hardships within the government workspace that are associated with a continuous growth in technology and identified those companies that have developed successful business practices in an industry that is forever changing.

The CIO Review examined corporations across the United States and analyzed their capability to fulfill the needs ...

Barry Pardee Joins QED National Team

QED National is proud to announce the newest addition to our Sales Team, Barry Pardee!  Barry joined our team on January 13, 2014 and is QED’s new Account Executive for the upstate New York territory.

Barry is a Senior Information Technology professional with over 30 years of expertise in IT Sales, Project Management, IT Consulting, and Management.  Additionally, Barry has a successful background working with commercial organizations as well as federal and non-federal government agencies. He has successfully managed multi-million dollar ...

QED National Hosts Mobile Data Center Demonstration at NYS DOT Facility

QED National, in partnership with AvNet and Elliptical Mobile Solutions, recently conducted a Mobile Data Center/Disaster Recovery presentation and demonstration at the NYS DOT facility in Albany. The event focused on use cases and case studies reflecting successful Mobile Data Center solutions with an emphasis on Disaster Recovery considerations, including: Mobile Hardened Infrastructure, Data Centers in Remote Locations, Remote Application Support in Harsh Environments, and Remote Office Support.

The Mobile Data Center Solution features EMC’s VSPEX, a modular, virtualized infrastructure stack ...

QED National Sponsors 2013 New York City Technology Forum

Nov 14 and 15, 2013

Featuring renowned speakers, the New York City Technology Forum is focused on the technology needs of New York City government entities and is free to government employees.

Stop by QED National’s booth to meet our NYC Account Team and learn more about our new products and services.

For more information about this exciting event, please visit: http://www.govtech.com/events/New-York-City-Technology-Forum-2013.html