Staci Redmon Featured as a Panelist at GMU STEM+ Women Conference

Staci Redmon, President and CEO of Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS), was a panelist at the STEM+ Women Conference held at George Mason University’s Fairfax Campus on March 25, 2014. The theme of the conference was “Empowering Women to Innovate and Lead in STEM+ Education and Careers”. The STEM+ Women Conference offers young women… Read more »

Staci Redmon featured on sellingtoarmy.com

Success Story Program:  Service-Disabled/Veteran-Owned Strategy and Management Services (SAMS), Inc., founded in 2008, is a very promising 8(a) program participant, Minority, Women and Service Disabled- Veteran Owned, Small Disadvantaged Business located in Springfield Virginia. Ms. Staci Redmon is the President and Chief Executive Officer at Strategy and Management Services (SAMS), Inc. Ms. Redmon is an… Read more »

Stop the Shutdown

“Stop the Shutdown” press conference hosted by the Small Business Majority – SAMS and other small business owners participated in the  “Stop the Shutdown” press conference, which addressed the impacts of the government shutdown on small businesses and their employees.  Senators Landrieu (LA), Heidtkamp (ND), and Shaheen (NH) were the main speakers.  SAMS was represented… Read more »

Black-Owned Small Businesses Buffeted by U.S. Shutdown’s Effects

Janet Bashen called her 19 employees Sunday night and told them she couldn’t afford to pay them. Don’t come in Monday, she said. The partial U.S. government shutdown had lasted too long for her namesake small business, Houston-based Bashen Corp., which provides diversity training and investigates discrimination complaints. Federal agencies were weeks late on about… Read more »

Springfield Business Takes a Hit From Government Shutdown

Tuesday was the first day of the first government shutdown in 17 years. And as Congress continues to squabble over the spending bill, Staci Redmon, owner of  Strategy and Management Services, Inc. (SAMS) in Springfield, is trying to continue to run her business that provides strategy, management and information technology-related services to federal government agencies. Redmon said on… Read more »

Black small businesses to feel the sting of shutdown.

The last government shut down lasted 21 days from December 15, 1995 to January 6, 1996. This was the longest government shutdown to date. Fast forward to today. Another government shutdown, but this time is different. The economy is just rebounding from the financial crisis and the Great Recession which decimated the economy. Read more…

Sequestration: How do you find the right industry partner?

Sequestration is here.  Many Federal agencies are still trying to figure out what to tighten amid massive budget cuts. So how do you keep functioning at current levels, or even do more with less? There are solutions available to help you meet your mission, avoid high overhead costs, and help manage projects on time, on… Read more »

Federal Budget Cuts Hit D.C. Region Especially Hard

To get a sense of just how much federal government spending influences the Washington metropolitan area, all you have to do is listen to the ads on an all-news radio station there. Instead of promoting happy hours and nightclubs, WTOP’s commercials are replete with buzzwords about cloud computing and fulfilling mission statements – pitches by… Read more »