Booz Allen Hamilton and H2 Awarded with Navy Mentor-Protégé Agreement

February 24, 2016 – Under the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Mentor-Protégé Program, Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) and H2 were awarded a mentor-protégé agreement with the Department of the Navy. During the three-year agreement, H2 will engage in a developmental assistance program with Booz Allen Hamilton focused on technical capacity building and general business management. Primary items include preparing H2 for ISO 20000-1:2011 certification, developing advanced cyber/information assurance capacity, and transferring best business practices from Booz Allen Hamilton to assist H2 develop business and continuously improve operations.

“Booz Allen is proud of our relationships with small businesses. Formalizing this relationship with H2 through the mentor-protégé program shows not only our commitment to but investment in a proven partner who demonstrates quality client delivery, possesses essential capabilities, and operates with the highest of values”, said Dr. Paul Mayberry, Vice President of Booz Allen’s Navy and Marine Corps Account Group. “We look forward to expanding our business opportunities through this mutually beneficial relationship.”

H2 is an 8(a) small disadvantaged women-owned business founded in 2005 by Holly Smith and Hazel Wiggington. H2’s core service offerings are IT Project Management, cybersecurity consulting and IT managed services to Department of Defense and commercial clients. H2 is headquartered in Pensacola, Florida, and also has professional staff located in New Orleans, Louisiana, and at Government sites throughout the United States. H2’s team members are driven by a steadfast set of operational imperatives—Innovate from Inside, Master the Art of Engagement, Act as an Ambassador, Serve with a Passion, and Simplify.

To learn more about Booz Allen Hamilton’s Mentor-Protégé Program, visit: http://www.boozallen.com/about/doingbusiness/subcontractor/federal-mentor-protege-program

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Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise.

With international headquarters in McLean, Virginia, the firm employs more than 22,200 people globally, and had revenue of $5.27 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2015. To learn more, visit www.boozallen.com.

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