Reston, Virginia, March 20, 2024 – TekSynap, a leading full-spectrum systems integrator, is proud to announce it has been recognized as a 2024 Top Workplace by USA Today. This prestigious award, based on independent feedback from TekSynap employees, underscores the company’s commitment to fostering a people-centric environment that prioritizes workplace culture, employee benefits, and job satisfaction.

Kamran Jinnah, CEO of TekSynap, reflects on the journey: “From the outset, TekSynap has been about more than just technology. It’s about people creating an inclusive culture that celebrates diversity and fosters community.” This people-first philosophy has been the cornerstone of TekSynap’s success, enabling it to provide superior services across defense, federal, and policy sectors.

TekSynap stands out in the IT landscape, not only for its culture but also for its comprehensive employee benefits program, which includes health, retirement, personal growth, and learning opportunities.

“Our people are our top priority. We are a community of professionals dedicated to supporting each other and ensuring the success of our customers’ missions. Our commitment to providing meaningful career paths, an outstanding benefits program, and a culture where diversity and inclusion are more than just words—they are our ethos,” said MJ Helveston, TekSynap’s Chief Operating Officer.

The Top Workplaces USA award, issued by Energage, celebrates organizations with 150 or more employees that have built exceptional cultures. Over 42,000 organizations were invited to participate in the Top Workplaces USA survey, and winners were chosen solely based on employee feedback.

About TekSynap

TekSynap is a globally-focused, full-spectrum systems integrator. We deploy industry-leading technical solutions to provide effective computing, cloud, and secure operational environments. We enable mission-enhancing automated systems through flexible and agile development. Our team of IT professionals, with management experience and technical expertise, ensures that projects and programs are completed on time and within budget using industry best practices.

We are delighted to announce that Toni Fisher, our esteemed Chief Administrative Officer, has been honored as one of the Top 50 Women Chief Administrative Officers of 2024 by Women We Admire. This prestigious recognition celebrates the pivotal role CAOs play in managing operations and steering strategic business goals in large organizations.

Since joining TekSynap in 2015 Fisher has been a driving force behind our success. Under her leadership, TekSynap has experienced  a staggering growth of 3328.57% in employee count alone.

With over two decades of experience in fostering small businesses and leading transformative initiatives, Fisher is a collaborative leader known for achieving tangible outcomes. Her expertise lies in harmonizing systems, processes, and people, and she has orchestrated significant enterprise overhauls by implementing cutting-edge technologies and modern practices.

In addition to her remarkable achievements, Fisher is also a dedicated mentor. She firmly believes in the power of women lifting each other up. As Serena Williams once said, “The success of every woman should be the inspiration to another. We should raise each other up.” Fisher embodies this spirit, continually inspiring and empowering those around her.

Fisher is a champion of organizational growth and positive change. She emphasizes the power of a constructive mindset in driving productivity and nurturing a vibrant workplace culture. At TekSynap, she oversees a wide array of functions, including HR, recruitment, diversity initiatives, communications, marketing, quality assurance, security, compliance, and facility management.

Join us in celebrating Toni Fisher’s remarkable achievement and her invaluable contribution to TekSynap’s success.

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TekSynap, a leading provider of innovative IT solutions for government and defense sectors, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Rear Admiral John Watkins, (Ret), as a new Vice President of Operations. Watkins brings to TekSynap a distinguished career in the U.S. Navy, where he honed his expertise in information warfare, cyber security, and operations management at the highest levels of national defense.

In his new role, Watkins will leverage his extensive experience in cyber, space, communications, and technology to enhance TekSynap’s government solutions portfolio. He will play a pivotal role in driving the company’s strategic direction in defense IT and information warfare, building on his proven track record of leading transformation and managing crisis situations at an enterprise scale.

“We are excited to welcome John Watkins to our team,” said Kamran Jinnah, CEO of TekSynap. “His remarkable leadership qualities, combined with his expertise in information warfare and operations management, align perfectly with our commitment to providing the government sector with unparalleled IT solutions. John’s visionary approach and strategic insights will undoubtedly contribute to our company’s growth and success in the competitive government contracting landscape.”

NOVEMBER 8, 2023 – U.S. Acting Secretary of Labor Julie A. Su recognized TekSynap as one of the 859 recipients of the 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award during a virtual award ceremony presented by U.S. Department of Labor. TekSynap earned the gold award after applying earlier this year. The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act (HIRE Vets Act) Medallion Program is the only federal award program that recognizes employers who successfully recruit, hire, and retain veterans.

Chief Administrative Officer, Toni Fisher, stated “At TekSynap, we take pride in our commitment to supporting veterans. One out of every ten employees is a protected veteran, making up 30% of our active workforce. We deeply appreciate having individuals from various branches of the military represented throughout our company, and we are always eager to assist veterans in finding their next mission within TekSynap.”

TekSynap joins 858 other companies from 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, who have shown a commitment to hiring veterans, but also ensuring that they have a long-term career and growth plan that uses the diverse skills they acquired through their military service. Recipients of the 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award meet rigorous employment and veteran integration assistance criteria, including veteran hiring and retention percentages; availability of veteran-specific resources; leadership programming for veterans; dedicated human resource efforts; pay compensation and tuition assistance programs for veterans. More than 1,600 employers have earned a HIRE Vets Medallion Award since 2018.

As an Information Technology company, TekSynap understands both the pace of technology today and the need to have a comprehensive well planned information management environment. Technology moving at the speed of thought® embodies these principles – the need to nimbly utilize the best that information technology offers to meet the business needs of our Federal Government customers.

About the HIRE Vets Medallion Program: The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is earned by businesses that demonstrate unparalleled commitment to attracting, hiring and retaining veterans. The 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award application period will open to employers on Jan. 31, 2024. For more information about the program and the application process, visit There are different awards for large employers (500-plus employees), medium employers (51-499 employees), and small employers (50 or fewer employees). Additionally, there are two award tiers: platinum and gold.

Mr. Darrell Nealy, with an expansive 38-year tenure at the Department of Navy (DoN), joins TekSynap as Vice President of Operations focusing on fostering and expanding relationships across the DoN and other federal government agencies. Darrell’s career encompasses leadership roles in multi-billion-dollar Information, Communications, and Technology (ICT) government projects worldwide, coupled with a strong security emphasis. Post his naval service, which included over 26 years as a Senior Naval Officer with domestic and international strategic operations management, Darrell transitioned to a significant role as a GS-15 Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Navy Region Southwest (NRSW), where he oversaw ICT operations and Cyber Security programs for the southwestern United States.

Mr. Nealy’s dedication to continuous system support and enhancement improvements is a testimony to his substantial federal government career. With a comprehensive understanding of Information Warfare Concepts, he has a command of tactical, operational, and strategic level ICT solutions and cybersecurity programs. His educational qualifications include a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and a Master of Information Technology, along with a Level III certification in Defense Acquisition Information Technology and Level II Program Management.

Darrell effortlessly transitions into this pivotal role, infusing TekSynap’s federal liaisons with a wealth of expertise. His formidable academic and professional portfolio, reflected in many certifications, underscores his deep-seated expertise, positioning him as a cornerstone in delivering mission solutions utilizing the best that information technology offers. This meld of seasoned leadership and technical prowess encapsulates TekSynap’s ethos of excellence.

Reflecting on his new role with TekSynap, Darrell shared, “We endeavor to preemptively address our client’s requisites, aiding them in navigating the dynamic tech-scape. Joining TekSynap resonated with my ambition of being part of a forward-thinking cadre committed to exceeding client expectations with tailor-made, leading-edge solutions.” – Darrell Nealy.”

RESTON, VA – June 15, 2023

The Washington Post has proudly announced TekSynap as one of the Top Workplaces in the Washington area for 2023. This recognition highlights the company’s commitment to employee satisfaction and continuous growth. This prestigious recognition is a testament to TekSynap’s inspiring culture and dedication to innovative technical solutions that drive employee engagement and business success. Selection is based solely on employee feedback gathered through an anonymous third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, which measured several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection.

At TekSynap, we seek out exceptional individuals who passionately pursue knowledge and demonstrate an unwavering commitment to their craft. When we bring together the most talented minds in the industry, magic happens. Kamran Jinnah, CEO, founded TekSynap with the belief that people drive solutions. “The real capital of any company is the sum-total of its personnel,” he stated, adding that, “A top workplace starts with the best people.”

TekSynap’s rise to prominence in the industry can be attributed to its cutting-edge technological capabilities, outstanding employee benefits, and a corporate culture that fosters innovation and inclusivity. Employees consistently highlight the company’s investment in their professional growth, open communication channels, and flexibility to adapt in a rapidly evolving tech landscape.

The Washington Post hosted an awards ceremony on Thursday, June 15 to recognize the top-ranked companies. For more about The Washington Post’s Top Workplaces and to see the full list of this year’s honorees, visit link.

About TekSynap

In a world full of products, we have solutions.

TekSynap is a dynamic, innovative technology company that delivers comprehensive IT solutions. We believe in understanding our customer’s unique requirements and designing solutions that deliver accurate results. Leveraging our extensive experience and technical expertise, we strive to anticipate our customers’ needs and surpass their expectations. Our highly skilled professionals are committed to delivering the highest quality of service in every engagement. Recognized for our forward-thinking approach and commitment to workplace excellence, TekSynap remains a leading figure in the technology industry.

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RESTON, VA, February 7, 2023 – TekSynap, a leading provider of IT solutions, is proud to announce that they have achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Select Tier Partner status within the AWS Partner Network (APN). The APN is a global community of AWS Partners that leverage programs, expertise, and resources to build, market, and sell customer offerings.

TekSynap has made a heavy investment over the past year in growing cloud capabilities across Federal Defense and Intelligence agencies with AWS. TekSynap customers can continue to access the extensive range of cloud computing services, including data storage, analytics, and machine learning that AWS provides.

TekSynap will continue to leverage the APN to fulfill customer’s mission requirements. In February, the company was accepted into the AWS Public Sector Partner (PSP) Program which helps AWS Partners grow their public sector business through alignment with AWS public sector sales, marketing, funding, capture, and proposal teams.

As an APN member, TekSynap joins a global network of 100,000 Partners from more than 150
countries working with AWS to provide innovative solutions, solve technical challenges, win deals, and deliver value to mutual customers.

To view TekSynap on AWS Partner Finder, visit: AWS Partner TekSynap (

About TekSynap:

Founded in 2008, TekSynap has been working with government agencies for 15 years—from small start-ups to large government organizations—to help them move faster and achieve their goals by bringing the latest tools and best practices into their organizations. TekSynap is a systems integrator that currently holds 11 contract vehicles and has successfully delivered over 150 prime contracts across critical verticals. The company is passionate about delivering frequent incremental updates that enhance functional value to users and agencies—transforming your mission with a flexible, agile approach to Cloud, Application development, DevSecOps, and automated capabilities.

RESTON, Va., Aug. 9, 2022 – TekSynap has secured the award for the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) J6 Enterprise Service Delivery (ESD) II task order. The contract, awarded under DLA J6 Enterprise Technology Services (JETS), has a base year worth $24.6 million; two one-year options, if all exercised, would bring the total value of this effort to a potential $87 million.

TekSynap’s customer-centric team will support DLA’s customers at 160 site locations around the world. The TekSynap ESD II team will provide IT services and solutions focused on enterprise desktop support for both Tier 2 and Tier 2.5, local network administration and management, database systems and cybersecurity engineering support, active directory support and application delivery functions.

DLA provides mission-critical, global supply chain support to the warfighter, federal agencies and its allied partners. TekSynap will support DLA’s mission by providing a full range of IT services, technical and management expertise that support applications, software, hardware, infrastructure and integrated desktop customer service solutions, across the DLA IT enterprise. The ESD II task order will also facilitate DLA’s audit readiness and audit sustainability lines-of-effort by providing end-to-end IT hardware and software asset infrastructure management and accountability. This award represents the 59th task order TekSynap has won under the DLA JETS program since its inception in 2017 and we currently support 22 active task order on JETS, ranging from enterprise IT support services to cloud services within DLA.

About TekSynap

TekSynap is a full spectrum systems integrator. We deploy industry-leading solutions that provide effective computing and communication environments. We supply IT professionals with management experience and technical expertise, to ensure that projects and programs are completed on time and within your budget. At TekSynap, an ethic of hard work, dedication, and enthusiasm cultivates a can-do atmosphere where any goal can be achieved.

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RESTON, Va., June 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — TekSynap, a leading provider of innovative technology solutions for U.S. federal government agencies, announced today it was named one of The Washington Post’s 2022 Top Workplaces in the Washington, D.C. area.

“TekSynap is a high-energy company, and that begins with bringing all of our energy to every meeting, every task, every deliverable. Leadership is intrinsic in the way we want our company to look, feel and be,” says Kamran Jinnah, CEO, TekSynap. “I believe that culture with a positive vibe attracts more of the same. This has been the key to our success.”

While many companies are losing employees to burnout and fatigue in the wake of COVID-19, TekSynap continues to cement its reputation as an employer of choice through a total commitment to creating a positive working atmosphere. TekSynap drives employee satisfaction by empowering its workforce with the right tools, training and authority. This culture of enthusiasm cultivates a can-do attitude where any goal can be achieved to bring success to each customer.

This honor is the latest in a string of 2022 recognitions for both growth and culture, including recently being named to the Inc. 5000: Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Mid-Atlantic Region and to the Glassdoor Best Places to Work.

The Washington Post’s 2022 Top Workplaces selection process was based solely on employee feedback gathered through an anonymous third-party survey that measured several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution and connection. It is now in its ninth year. View the full list of 2022 honorees.

About TekSynap

TekSynap is a full spectrum systems integrator. We deploy industry-leading solutions that provide effective computing and communication environments. We supply IT professionals with management experience and technical expertise, to ensure that projects and programs are completed on time and within your budget. At TekSynap, an ethic of hard work, dedication, and enthusiasm cultivates a can-do atmosphere where any goal can be achieved.

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Toni Fisher, SVP

Reston, VA – TekSynap Corporation IT Services Division announced that it has been appraised at level 5 for Services and level 3 for Development of ISACA’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) v2.0. The appraisal was performed by Process Assessment Consulting and Training.

CMMI is a proven, outcome-based performance model and the globally accepted standard for improving capability, optimizing business performance and aligning operations to business goals.

An appraisal at Maturity Level 5 indicates that the organization is performing at an “optimizing” level. At this level, the organization continually improves its processes based on a quantitative understanding of its business objectives and performance needs. The organization uses a quantitative approach to understand the variation inherent in the process and the causes of process outcomes.

TekSynap was previously appraised at CMMI Level 3 for Services and Level 3 for Development under CMMI® v1.3. The latest appraisal rating at Level 5 for Services is a rare achievement that demonstrates excellent service delivery, superior quality and continuous improvement are ingrained throughout TekSynap. TekSynap Director of Quality, Kaitlyn Eber, said “We are thrilled with the findings of the appraisal! This is a testament to our quality culture and capability to deliver excellent services and development capabilities to our customers. We’re eager to continue to bring innovative solutions to our Federal and commercial customers utilizing the industry standards and best practices.”

About TekSynap Corporation

TekSynap is a full spectrum systems integrator. We deploy industry-leading solutions that provide effective computing and communication environments. We supply IT professionals with management experience and technical expertise, to ensure that projects and programs are completed on time and within your budget. At TekSynap, an ethic of hard work, dedication, and enthusiasm cultivates a can-do atmosphere where any goal can be achieved.


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Kaitlyn Eber, Director of Quality,