FALLS CHURCH, Va. (May 20, 2009) – DynCorpInternational (NYSE:DCP) has been recognized for the third year ina row by Vetrepreneur magazine as one of the United States’ 10 bestcorporations for veteran-owned businesses. Vetrepreneur is theofficial magazine of the National Veteran-Owned BusinessAssociation. The listing recognizes both efforts and results bycompanies in doing business with veteran-owned suppliers andcontractors.
Vetrepreneur magazine’s June 2009 cover story notes that DynCorpInternational has been a perennial performer in its dedication toveterans, demonstrating an understanding that doing business withveterans is not just the right thing to do, it is also a smartbusiness decision.
“Being named one of the 10 Best Corporations for Veteran-OwnedBusinesses means that our outreach efforts and results arenoteworthy to the veteran community” said DynCorp Internationalsmall business manager Debbie Newberry. “For that we areextremely proud.”
DynCorp International arranged for 100 veteran-owned smallbusinesses to attend free of charge the 12th Annual GovernmentProcurement Conference, held in Arlington, TX in August 2008, andwas title sponsor of the Veteran-Owned Business AccountabilitySummit in Washington, DC in June 2008. The Center for VeteransEnterprise also awarded the Maintenance and Technical ServicesSupport business division of DynCorp International an achievementaward for reaching its subcontracting goal for service-disabledveterans.
“DynCorp International supports the U.S. government in achievingits national security and foreign policy goals, working in austere,challenging and conflict environments around the world,” saidDynCorp International President and CEO William L. Ballhaus.”Veterans are already on top of the learning curve in theirknowledge of what we need from small businesses, and theyunderstand and appreciate our major customers. We are well servedby veteran-owned businesses, and we make a special effort insupporting them through supplier outreach programs andopportunities.”
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a provider of specializedmission-critical services to civilian and military governmentagencies worldwide, and operates major programs in law enforcementtraining and support, security services, base operations, aviationservices, contingency operations, and logistics support. DynCorpInternational is headquartered in Falls Church, Va. For moreinformation, visit www.dyn-intl.com .