SUPPLIERS AND SMALL BUSINESS
Strong supplier and subcontractor partnerships are critical to PD Systems and the success of our customers.
Suppliers and small businesses are essential for maintaining a robust, dynamic contractor ecosystem, and they play a pivotal role in the supply chain required to meet the unique needs of government customers.
PD Systems is proud of our longstanding commitment to supporting and partnering with suppliers and small businesses. Together, we help deliver on missions of critical national importance.
Teaming Process with PD Systems
We look to partner with suppliers and small business that provide complementary skills and niche-type offerings, and with those committed to building a long-term relationship with PD Systems. Beyond subcontracting, we also work with select companies in pursuing strategic small business set-aside contracts.
Suppliers and small business like yours that are interested in teaming with us should provide:
- Capabilities relevant to a specific contract or request for proposal (RFP).
- Strong past performance.
- Customer knowledge and intimacy.
- Technical certifications such as ISO, CMMC, CMMI, PMP, etc.
- Industrial security clearance, as needed.
- Ethical commitment.
- Financial stability and capabilities.
- Federal acquisition processes and understanding.
Teaming and subcontracting activities are accomplished through active marketing well in advance of an opportunity being released for procurement. Teammates are typically considered 6-12 months before the release of a RFP.
Small Business Program
As a small business, you help promote job growth, contribute to our country’s economy, and often take innovative approaches to the world’s toughest problems. A collaboration with PD Systems encourages your unique perspectives, as we design, develop, and deliver quality services for our customers.
We’re proud to work side by side with a variety of diverse businesses, including:
- Small disadvantaged
- Service-disabled, veteran-owned
- 8(a) Disadvantaged businesses
- Historically underutilized business zone (HUBZone) firms
- Historically black colleges and universities (HBCU)/minority serving institutions (MSI)
PD Systems is an experienced partner who is willing to commit in pursuit of future opportunities. A veteran of the mentor-protégé program and strategic joint ventures, PD Systems is an ideal partner to build a winning strategy.
Supplier Code of Conduct
PD Systems and its dedicated employees are committed to upholding the highest ethical standards in all of our business activities. We believe how we behave is as important as the results we achieve. We have the same expectations for our suppliers.