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Aquilent Again Named one of Greater Washington's Best Places to Work

Aquilent, a recognized leading provider of Mobile, Web and Cloud solutions shaping the next generation of technology for the federal government, is proud to announce it has been named one of Greater Washington’s 2014 Best Places to Work by the Washington Business Journal. This recognition marks the fifth time that Aquilent has been recognized by the Washington Business Journal as one of our area’s best places to work.

The Best Places to Work in Greater Washington event honors the area's leading employers. The Washington Business Journal looks for companies that go beyond the norm to foster an enjoyable and meaningful work environment for employees. This year’s awards were presented during a special breakfast celebration held in McLean, VA on May 9, 2014.

Winners are chosen based on the results of an employee survey administered by a third-party research firm, evaluating a range of factors from team effectiveness to manager effectiveness to the extent to which employees feel valued.

“At Aquilent, we recognize that our employees are our greatest asset,” said David Fout, Aquilent CEO. “That’s why this award, in particular, is so important to us. To have been recognized as a Best Place to Work for a fifth time is absolutely fantastic—for our employees and, in turn, for our customers.”

Aquilent offers employees comprehensive packages that include highly competitive medical insurance and pay, generous paid time off, profit sharing, emphasis on work/life balance, fun events, opportunities for professional development and advancement, philanthropic opportunities, long term job security, and financial strength.

In conjunction with this announcement, Aquilent has announced its “50 in 3” hiring initiative, wherein the company intends to fill 50 newly created information technology positions within the next three months. Candidates may contact [email protected] to arrange for an in-person interview. Candidates can also follow hiring initiative details through the tag #50in3 on Twitter (@Aquilent) and other social media sites.

About Aquilent

Aquilent is the recognized leader in Mobile and Digital Strategy, Web Content Management, and Cloud Computing, shaping the next generation of technology for the federal government. We help our customers exceed the expectations of the new Digital Government initiative by delivering transformative solutions that emphasize efficiency and mobility, and significantly enhance citizen engagement. In addition, our proven approach to helping customers achieve the federal government’s Cloud First policy combines technology strategy and managed services to create a roadmap for long term success.

Aquilent has five times been recognized as one of the “Top 50 Best Places to Work” by the Washington Business Journal, and named Government Contracting Firm of the Year by the Tech Council of MD. Our commitment to deliver tangible results that meet our customers’ mission objectives is underscored by our 4-Point Aquilent Advantage™, combining strategic vision and reliable execution. To learn more about Aquilent, visit www.aquilent.com, and follow us @Aquilent.

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