Victory Solutions is honored to have received the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center 2023 Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award at the Marshall Small Business Alliance Meeting and MSFC FY23 Industry and Advocate Awards. The award is in recognition of the exemplary performance provided to the MSFC Engineering Directorate and Space Launch System Program Office under the Configuration and Data Management Contract. Kris McGuire, Founder and CEO, and Dr. Pete Rodriguez, Chief Technology Officer, accepted the award. Thanks to all of our employees and teammates whose hard work, dedication and outstanding performance led to receipt of this prestigious award.
As a recipient of the Boeing 2022 Supply Chain Performance Achievement (SPCA) Award, Victory Solutions was invited to attend Boeing’s Supplier of the Year event. Kris McGuire, founder and CEO, David Alan Smith, President and David’s wife Lori attended the event held last week in Orlando, FL. The SPCA award is given in recognition of supplier superior performance as measured in Boeing’s Enterprise Supplier Performance Measurement system. The SCPA program is globally recognized by the aerospace industry and acknowledges top-performing suppliers who have demonstrated their ability to proactively manage supply chain quality, readiness, and health and deliver on Boeing’s commitment to advance global sustainability.
Congratulations to Carol Sivley who was recently honored at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Agency Honor Awards Ceremony with the NASA Exceptional Public Service Medal presented by acting MSFC Center Director, Joseph Pelfrey and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Director Mackenzie Lister! This prestigious award recognizes non-Government individuals whose sustained performance has made significant improvement to NASA deliverables or operations, whose achievements serve as a benchmark for other contributors and whose services have made a lasting impact to the success of the Agency. Carol serves as the Deputy Configuration Manager for the Space Launch System (SLS) Program on the Victory Solutions MIPSS team. Thank you Carol for setting an amazing example of leadership, professionalism and dedication for our team each and every day!
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David Alan Smith and Chris Crumbly had a great time at the Calhoun Community College Co-op Appreciation Breakfast where several of our Systems Engineering Technology (SET) interns were recognized along with other Calhoun co-ops and interns. Recent SET graduate and Victory Solutions employee, Linda Myers, also provided her perspective on how her SET degree and internship experience led to a full-time position supporting the Space Launch System (SLS) program at NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. Learn more about the SET program offered at Calhoun Community College and Wallace State Community College - Hanceville starting this fall at:
Chris Crumbly, Victory Solutions' VP of Digital Enterprise Programs, attended the AIAA Aviation Forum in San Diego, CA last week. Chris serves as the chair of the AIAA Public Policy committee and provided a presentation on a new advocacy program called AIAA Presents: Issues in Aerospace.
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A little rain on Saturday didn't stop our Small Victories team as they volunteered at the Enable Madison County Vegetable Garden! Volunteers harvested and packaged 16 bags of fresh vegetables for delivery to senior citizens and the homebound in our community. The team was also able to help with weeding and applying insect repellant to the plants. Learn more about the many worthwhile services Enable provides at https://lnkd.in/e2-zQ3Nz
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Congratulations to our interns, Linda Myers, Bryan Haviland, GISP and Jackson Stapleton, who graduated from Calhoun Community College with their associate degree in Systems Engineering Technology (SET) last Friday! SET instructors James Grow and Ron Porter were there to cheer them on. Linda, Bryan and Jackson were part of the first student cohort to graduate with SET degrees providing them with the skills and training to enter the workforce as MBSE systems modelers. #futureisbright #mbse #collegegraduates #victorysolutions
For the 5th year in a row Small Victories sponsored a team of our incredible employees and their friends to participate in the March of Dimes March for Babies! Victory Solutions matched the money raised by the team which is used to fund research efforts to protect the health of mothers and babies. Thanks to our Small Victories team of walkers and those who supported their efforts through donations!
Shanda Craig, Sivley Carol, Beverly Toney, Donald Hartsell Jr. Laura Prater, Emily Walters
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Kudos to our Sea-Based X-Band Radar (SBX) Team for well-deserved recognition of their outstanding efforts in support of the 2022/2023 in-port period for SBX! Jason Matricardi was recognized for his exceptional contributions as SBX-1 Mission Director during a challenging 120-day maintenance period. Kevin Miller was recognized for exceptional contributions in the installation and integration of the new SBX Satellite Communications (SATCOM) System. Kenneth Easley, Matthew Witte and Chris Outlaw were recognized for exceptional contributions in the preparation and execution of the Cooperative Vulnerability Test of the Non Mission Communications (NMC) Network. Developed by the Missile Defense Agency, the SBX radar is designed to detect, track, and discriminate incoming threats and provide data to ground-based interceptors as part of the Ballistic Missile Defense System.