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Awards and Certifications

Sevatec is committed to delivering the highest quality products and services for our clients – within budget, scope, and schedule. Our clients have learned that we put our core values into practice. Our philosophy – to enable our clients to achieve optimal performance of their business by leveraging people, technology, and process – can only become a reality if we pay particular attention to continuous improvements in the solutions we offer and are passionate about our service culture.  

Sevatec's commitment to continuous process improvement is substantiated by our external rating of CMMI Maturity Level 3 for both Development (DEV) and Services (SVS) version 1.3, plus Service System Development (SSD) and our ISO 9001:2008 certification. This rare combination of industry certifications ensures our customers receive the highest quality service, with transparency, predictability, and comprehensive risk mitigation.

Furthermore, our awards in the business community reflect our commitment to a healthy, growing company that recognizes our staff as the single common denominator for ongoing client success.



Sevatec is appraised at Capability Maturity Model® Integration (CMMI®) Maturity Level 3 for Development (CMMI-DEV) version 1.3 and Services (CMMI-SVC) version 1.3. Sevatec was initially appraised at CMMI-DEV Maturity Level 3 in 2008, and successfully reappraised in 2011 and 2014, demonstrating a continuous commitment to quality and process improvement for software and systems development initiatives. The 2014 appraisal also resulted in Sevatec being appraised at CMMI-SVC+SSD Maturity Level 3 which reflects the organization’s ability to effectively establish, manage, and improve services that meet the needs of customers.


Sevatec's Enterprise Quality Management System (EQMS) is certified as ISO 9001:2008 compliant based on quality standards established by the International Organizational for Standardization (ISO), the largest developer of international standards for products and services. Sevatec’s EQMS was previously registered in 2011, demonstrating the firm’s continued commitment to providing superior quality services to the federal government. Sevatec successfully achieved the registration in January 2014 after an independent accredited certification body, performed a comprehensive audit.


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Best Places to Work in Virginia - Recognized as one of the 2013 best places to work in Virginia

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Washington Technology - Ranked 2nd on the Washington Technology Fast 50 Government Contractors list

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Fantastic 50 - Named one of Virginia’s Fantastic 50 fastest growing businesses in the Commonwealth two years in a row

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Washington Business Journal - Ranked among the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in the Greater Washington region for 2013

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Inc., 500I5000 - Ranked among the fastest-growing private companies in the United States for three years

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SmartCEO Smart100 - President and CEO, Sonny Kakar, recognized for his demonstrated leadership, strategic vision and character

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Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) - Recognized as a "Hottest Emerging Government Contractor" finalist

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SmartCEO's Future 50 - Named one of the 50 fastes growing companies in the Greater Washington area based on employee and revenue growth