ALEXANDRIA, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/06/12 -- UIC Technical Services, LLC (UICTS), a government services company who, through its Bowhead family of companies, specializes in information technology, program management, logistics and risk management, announced that it has been selected to receive one of Inc. Magazine's inaugural Hire Power Awards.
UICTS and the Bowhead family of companies were selected for the Hire Power Award for being a top job creator in the country based on hiring over the past three years when compared to similar companies within its industry and within its home state. UICTS was ranked #7 in the Government Services Industry category and #6 in the State of Virginia.
In accepting the award, UIC Technical Services CEO Gerrie L'Heureux stated, "Teamwork is written within our mission statement and as a company we work very hard to ensure that we have the right team in place to service our customers and that we take care of our employees. We appreciate the recognition that Inc. Magazine has given us in honoring us for a Hire Power Award."
This is not the first time that UIC Technical Services has been recognized by the publication. Earlier in the year, UICTS was included in Inc. Magazine's Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies. The company also was included in the list in 2010.
About UIC Technical Services
Headquartered in Alexandria, VA, UIC Technical Services (UICTS) is an Alaska Native 8(a) Holding Company committed to delivering the best quality, the best value and the best product tailored to our client's needs. UICTS and its Bowhead family of companies provide defense, government and private sector customers with expertise in areas such as program management, systems engineering/ integration, weapon systems acquisition management, logistics/supply support, software development, IT services support, risk management, training/simulation support, products procurement, and administrative services support. UICTS and its Bowhead companies are subsidiaries of the Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation of Barrow, Alaska.