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  1. IZ Technologies supports the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore with photographic support for their Annual Awards Dinner - March 21, 2017.  Evin Planto, President and Founder of IZ Technologies was one of the photographers who captured the event.   It is always a pleasure to support such a worthwhile organization and do what we can to support our soldiers, sailors, airman, marines, and coast guardsmen.
  2. IZ Technologies supports NVSBC Tampa Chapter, Tampa, FL - December 8, 2016.  Lynette Planto, IZT Vice President and NVSBC Membership Director, attended and spoke at the December Tampa NVSBC meeting.  
  3. IZ Technologies announced today that the Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT), Fleet Combat Camera Pacific (FCCP) has exercised the option period on the FCCP Contract- December 1, 2016.  Under this third option, IZ Technologies will continue to provide all services required for the daily operation and management of Photographic/Imaging Equipment Screening Pool.
  4. Technologies, Inc open an office in southern Florida - August 9, 2016. Sterling, VA - IZ Technologies, Inc. (IZT) has openned a new office in Cooper City, Florida to expand its business development opportunities to USSOUTHCOM and USCENTCOM.
  5.  Technologies announced today that the Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT), Fleet Combat Camera Pacific (FCCP) has exercised the option period on the FCCP Contract- December 1, 2015.  Under this second option, IZ Technologies will continue to provide all services required for the daily operation and management of Photographic/Imaging Equipment Screening Pool.
  6. The Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) has awarded IZ Technologies with an investment license - August 12, 2015.  IZ Technologies is now registered in accordance with the Private Investment Law of Afghanistan and has the right to operate there.  This license supports our current efforts and all future opportunities in Afghanistan.
  7. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE), just informed IZ Technologies that we have received our certification as a service-disabled Veteran-owned small business - May 6, 2015.  IZ Technologies is now eligible to participate in Veterans First Contracting Program opportunities with the VA.
  8. IZ Technologies senior management travels to Kabul, Afghanistan to meet with employees and members of Resolute Support - April 19, 2015.  IZ Technologies’ President, Evin Planto, made a one week trip to Kabul to experience first hand the living and work conditions of his employees.  While there he met with members of Resolute Support and the US Embassy.
  9. IZ Technologies announced today that it has received a contract award to provide the Resolute Support Command in Afghanistan subject matter expertise to support US objectives and operations that interface with and rely upon the Afghanistan public and private sector Information Communications Technology (ICT) infrastructure - March 23, 2015.  IZ Technologies will support GIRoA ICT strategy, policy and activities, to the extent possible, USFOR-A plans and operations in Afghanistan and the region. This will be achieved by embedding senior level, experienced personnel with ICT advisory, governance, policy, analytical and program management skills within the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT).
  10. IZ Technologies announced today that the Enterprise IT Services (EITS) has awarded an IDIQ contract to Octo Consulting Group, Inc. - March 13, 2015. As a teammate with Octo, IZ Technologies is looking forward to providing support for a full range of IT services to meet the mission of the U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems (PEO-EIS) on future task orders.  
  11. IZ Technologies announced today that the Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT), Fleet Combat Camera Pacific (FCCP) has exercised the option period on the FCCP Contract- December 1, 2014.  Under this option, IZ Technologies will continue to provide all services required for the daily operation and management of Photographic/Imaging Equipment Screening Pool.
  12. IZ Technologies announced today that the Force Civil Engineer (CE) Information Technology (IT) Systems Program Management Office (PMO) has awarded a contract to DRS - November 3, 2014. As a teammate on the opportunity IZ Technologies is looking forward to provide Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS) support for a full range of IT and GIS services to meet the mission of Air Force Civil Engineer.  
  13. IZ Technologies announced today that the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has exercised the option period on the TAT Contract- September 15, 2014.  Under this option, IZ Technologies will continue to provide the senior level commercial ICT expertise required to plan, design, implement, manage, liaison and provide regulatory understandings and policy changes in order to assist in meeting the USFOR-A objective of accelerating reconstruction and stability operations in Afghanistan. 
  14. Technologies, Inc moves their offices - May 30, 2014. Sterling, VA - IZ Technologies, Inc. (IZT) has relocated its corporate headquarters upstairs to a new suite (250). Our offices now provide more individual office space for our staff with room for expansion.
  15. Technologies supports the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore with photographic support for their Annual Awards Dinner - March 31, 2014.  Evin Planto, Executive Vice President and Founder of IZ Technologies was one of the photographers who captured the event.   It is always a pleasure to support such a worthwhile organization and do what we can to support our soldiers, sailors, airman, marines, and coast guardsmen.
  16. IZ Technologies has been asked by the Afghanistan Telecommunication Advisory Team (ATAT) to provide Metropolitan Network Planner Support - February 5, 2014. This work will help design a 6 city metro fiber ring with DWDM capability for the Afghani Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) and Afghan Telecom (AfTEL).  This work will also support the upgrade of the entire OFC to DWDM in Kabul.  IZ Technologies Subject Matter Experts will prepare the bidding documents for the selection of a vendor who would supply, deliver, install and commission the equipment and provide required services for the Government of Afghanistan. 
  17. IZ Technologies has been asked by the Afghanistan Telecommunication Advisory Team (ATAT) to provide Spectrum Management Expertise - December 20, 2013. This work will be in support of the Afghanistan Ministry of Communication and Information Technology’s regulatory arm, ATRA (Afghanistan Telecommunications Regulator Agency), to better manage, monitor and regulate the wireless spectrum. IZ Technologies Subject Matter Experts will advise on monitoring techniques, equipment & software, interference detection and resolution, regulatory policy as well liaising with wireless operators.
  18. IZ Technologies announced today that it has received a contract award to provide Photographic/Imaging Equipment Screening Pool Services for Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT), Fleet Combat Camera Pacific (FCCP) and Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) - November 19, 2013.  Under this contract, IZ Technologies will  provide all services required for the daily operation and management of Photographic/Imaging Equipment Screening Pool. Services include providing customer service, receiving, storage, inventory, distribution and redistribution, stock replenishment, service maintenance and repair of photographic equipment.
  19. IZ Technologies announced today that it has received a contract award from the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) - September 30, 2013Under this contract, IZ Technologies will provide the senior level commercial ICT expertise required to plan, design, implement, manage, liaison and provide regulatory understandings and policy changes in order to assist in meeting the USFOR-A objective of accelerating reconstruction and stability operations in Afghanistan.
  20. IZ Technologies expands Florida Department of Transportation District 7 Command Center - May 1, 2013.  Based on FDOT’s requirements, IZ Technologies engineered, designed, and installed additional displays to meet FDOT’s need for access to additional visual information.
  21. IZ Technologies announced today that it has received a contract award from the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) - December 17 2012.  Under this contract, IZ Technologies will reconfigure the USSOCOM SOF Wargame Center located at McDill AFB, Tampa, FL.  The SOF Wargame Center provides a venue for senior leaders to collaborate issues affecting the Special Operations Forces in order to develop a shared understanding of the way ahead.
  22. IZ Technologies opens Tampa office – August 1, 2012.  This new facility will house our Tampa Team as well as provide logistical support and warehouse space for current and future SPAWAR USCENTCOM CONUS and OCONUS projects.  This will add to our current locations in Georgia, California, and Virginia.
  23. IZ Technologies announced today that it has received a contract award from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) – System Center Atlantic – July 17, 2012. Under this contract, IZ Technologies will provide design, engineering, procurement, installation, test, end-user training, and technical service support of C2 and C4ISR systems to include furnishings for new installations and technical refresh of current equipment for the United States Central Command (USCENTCOM) Headquarters, Forward Headquarters, and AOR supported sites.
  24. IZ Technologies becomes a member of the Crestron Government Support Services (GSS) Program – July 10, 2012. The Crestron GSS Program was specifically designed to meet the technical and AV needs of government institutions/quasi-government agencies. “On behalf of our entire staff, we welcome IZ Technologies as a new Crestron GSS partner and look forward to providing you with the industry's most comprehensive service and support”, Stephanie Kirkpatrick, Crestron Customer Master Facilitator.
  25. IZ Technologies announced today that it has received a subcontract award from the Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) to provide support to SPAWARSYSCEN Atlantic – April 13, 2012. Under this contract, IZ Technologies will be supporting the United States Central Command (USCENTCOM) in Integration efforts for a collection of commercial off-the-shelf network management tools installed on USCENTCOM network equipment to ensure information dominance throughout the theater. 
  26. Thomas Cole joins IZ Technologies as Vice President, Southeast Region in the Atlanta Office - September 27, 2011. Mr. Cole will be responsible for all new business development for the southeastern United States.  He joins IZ Technologies after thirty-one years in the Unites States Army where he served as a Signal Officer with assignments to include the Unites States Army Reserve CIO as well as the 8th Army G6.
  27. Patrick Lozier joins IZ Technologies as Vice President, OCONUS Operations in the Ashburn Office – March 11, 2011. Mr. Lozier will be responsible for all OCONUS operations and new business development.  He joins IZ Technologies after thirty years in the Unites States Army where he served as a Signal Officer with assignments in the Pentagon as well as Army Space Command.
  28. IZ Technologies Board of Directors unanimously elects Donna Dacier to be the new President and CEO - October 29, 2010.  Founder and former President, Evin Planto, feels that this is a new chapter for IZ Technologies.  “Donna Dacier brings the leadership and depth of experience needed to take IZ Technologies to the next step in corporate growth” stated Planto.
  29. IZ Technologies Seaport-e Contract Expanded to Establish Presence in Additional Zones – July 19, 2010. IZ Technologies has expanded their presence for Seaport-e task orders with the addition of geographical zones 6 (Southwest), 4 (Gulf Coast) and 3(Mid-Atlantic).
  30. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces Appointments - June 15, 2010. Donna Dacier, of Riverside, has been appointed to the California Veterans Board. She has been a senior partner for IZ Technologies since 2009. Previously, Dacier was an officer in the U.S. Army from 1974 to 2008. She is a member of the Senior Army Reserve Commanders Association, Association of the U.S. Army, Reserve Officers Association and Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association. This position requires Senate confirmation.
  31. IZ Technologies awarded eMinistry contract for Oracle© Human Resources & Payroll Implementation and Training for the Iraq Ministry of Interior - May 12, 2010. IZ Technologies and Mythics, will assist the United States Forces - Iraq (USF-I) by performing the implementation of Oracle© E-Business Human Resources and Payroll Applications for the Iraq Ministry of Interior (MoI). The services to be performed will take place at the MoI Headquarters, Baghdad, Iraq. IZ Technologies will lead the MoI through a successful implementation of the Oracle© applications that cover full personnel life-cycle human resources, from workforce planning through retirement, including payroll covering the entire workforce of the MoI for which the current payroll total is approximately 650,000 employees.
  32. IZ Technologies Awarded ARMY BPA for SWA Telecommunications Modernization Support, August 12, 2009 - IZ Technologies was awarded a five (5) year Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) for Southwest Asia (SWA) Telecommunications Modernization Support to the Department of the Army, U.S. Army Materiel Command (AMC), on behalf of the Defense Communications Systems Southwest Asia (DCS-SWA) Command and Control Communications Center (C4) Commercialization effort. This effort includes services/supplies including but not limited to, telecommunications solution sets, strategic telecommunications systems and infrastructure to provide installation information infrastructure modernization to the SWA area of responsibility (AOR). TheBPA allows for the support technical and program management and analysis, acquisition, engineering, installation, de-installation, relocation, and integration of requirements including Technical Control Facilities, Wireless technologies, Outside Plant, Inside Plant, and data and voice solutions.
  33. IZ Technologies Awarded Domain Controller Contract, June 6, 2009, Ashburn, VA - A customer with over 200 Unix servers, each with their own password files and list of accounts needed a distributed solution for management of authentication and authorization. IZ Technologies was contracted to design and build new Domain Controller and Active Directory Servers and integrate into the existing network.
  34. IZ Technologies Awarded PM Battle Command Subcontract, April 14, 2009, Ashburn, VA - IZ Technologies, Inc. was awarded a subcontract for the U.S. Army CECOM, Acquisition Center PM Battle Command contract. IZ Technologies will subcontract to Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. during the contract run, from 4/09-4/14. The Battle Command family of products development acquisition effort provides a contractual vehicle for development support across the maneuver, fire support, sustainment, strategic and operational C2 domains, as well as the Battle Command common service-oriented software infrastructure and applications.
  35. IZ Technologies, Inc expands to new facilities - January 30, 2008. Ashburn, VA - IZ Technologies, Inc. (IZT) has relocated its corporate headquarters to a new facility. Our offices, now in Ashburn, provide more space for our expanding staff, state of the art communication platforms for voice and data, and an updated data center.
  36. IZ Technologies, Inc Acquires HavenTech - December 30, 2008. Dulles, VA - IZ Technologies, Inc. (IZT) acquired HavenTech, a company that provides managed services, firewalls, hosting, etc. HavenTech is a computer and network contracting company serving the Northern Virginia/MD/DC area that specializes in solutions in network design & support, computer and software repair, and application programming to enhance IZT's four core service areas:  Information Communications Technology (ICT); Enterprise Architecture (EA); Intelligent Solutions; and Knowledge Management (KM).



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