TechTeam Global, Inc. to Acquire RL Phillips, Inc.
TechTeam Government Solutions enhances its comprehensive lifecycle support capabilities with acquisition of information assurance services provider
TechTeam Government Solutions, Inc., a provider of information technology (« IT ») and consulting services to federal, state and local markets and a wholly-owned subsidiary of TechTeam Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: TEAM), announced that it has acquired RL Phillips, Inc. (« RL Phillips ») of Carlsbad, California..
RL Phillips provides information technology, network engineering and information assurance services to both government and commercial entities and had annual review of approximately $5.3 million for its latest fiscal year. With information assurance as a primary practice, the company’s highly experienced consultants understand security assessment, policy and technology. Using proven best-practice approaches, RL Phillips integrates security into IT design, management and optimization. The company has supported customers such as the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corp, National Security Agency and a wide range of commercial clients since 1998.
The acquisition enables TechTeam Government Solutions to provide superior services to an extended customer base by combining RL Phillips’ specialized technical skills with the broad range of lifecycle information technology skills currently offered by TechTeam.
« We are pleased to welcome RL Phillips to TechTeam Government Solutions, » said Dennis J. Kelly, Jr., President of TechTeam Government Solutions, Inc. « By leveraging the information assurance knowledge and experience of RL Phillips, we will be able to provide our customers with a wider range of solutions. »
Jim Pietrocini, Chief Executive Officer of RL Phillips, said, « We are excited to be a part of TechTeam Government Solutions. This is a win-win proposition as we become part of a global corporation capable of providing enhanced services for our customers and opportunities for our employees. »
« In keeping with our strategic goals for TechTeam Government Solutions, » said William C. (Chris) Brown, President and Chief Executive Officer of TechTeam Global, Inc., « this acquisition provides our government business with expanded capabilities in the fast growing information security market while expanding our reach into new government customers – particularly the US Navy and Marine Corps. »
About TechTeam Government Solutions, Inc.
TechTeam Government Solutions, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of TechTeam Global, Inc., is based in Chantilly, Virginia. The company collaborates with federal, state and local governments to provide comprehensive IT lifecycle support in the areas of infrastructure, information assurance, managed services and application services. For information about TechTeam Government Solutions, Inc., please call 800-275-1177 or visit www.techteam.com/governmentsolutions.
About TechTeam Global, Inc.
TechTeam Global, Inc. is a worldwide provider of information technology, enterprise support and business process outsourcing services to Fortune 1000 corporations, multinational companies, product providers, small and medium- sized companies, and government entities. TechTeam’s ability to integrate computer services into a flexible, ITIL-based solution is a key element of its strategy. Partnerships with some of the world’s « best-in-class » corporations provide TechTeam with unique expertise and experience in providing information technology support solutions. For information about TechTeam Global, Inc. and its services, call 800-522-4451 or visit www.techteam.com. TechTeam’s common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol « TEAM. »