Yonkers, N.Y. (PRESS RELEASE – June 2, 2010) — Crestwood Technology Group Corp. has been recognized by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) as an outstanding small business provider. On April 28, 2010, Crestwood Technology Group Corp. took Lockheed Martin honors as Simulation, Training & Support 2009 Small Business of the Year.
Each year, Lockheed Martin business units in Orlando, FL and Dallas, TX, nominate and select small businesses that have consistently provided outstanding support and products during the past year. Though the Corporation has thousands of suppliers, only a few of the small businesses are recognized for their outstanding quality in goods and service.
At an awards banquet in Orlando, executives from the Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control and Simulation, Training & Support business units presented awards to 12 companies.
“Small business partners bring a unique skill set to our products and services,” said Dale P. Bennett, president of Lockheed Martin Simulation, Training & Support. “We have developed a long and valuable relationship with them and are happy to recognize the significant role they play in the success of our corporation.”
“Our small business partners are vital to our mission success,” said James F. Berry, president of Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control. “Lockheed Martin relies heavily on materials, services, solutions, resources and components through our small businesses to provide our customers with world-class products.”
About Crestwood Technology Group
CTG is a Woman Owned – Small Business, cage code is 1S5X8, and is an approved and qualified supplier to the U.S. Government, Armed Forces and key aerospace and defense contractors. CTG specializes in finding, procuring and stocking all the parts that military, defense and aerospace companies need to maintain their fleets.
CTG is a recognized industry leader in counterfeit avoidance and quality control. CTG is the first distributor of its kind with QMI quality certifications in ISO 9001:2000, AS 9120:2002 (Aerospace), ISO14001:2004 and ANSI/ESD-S.20-20-1999, as well as IDEA Professional Inspector Certification. More recently, CTG was added to the G-19 working group for the development of SAE AS6081. CTG’s Authent-Assure® counterfeit avoidance program and quality controls continue to be identified by leading aerospace and defense contractors as cutting edge. CTG’s Authent-Assure® program makes certain that its clients are acquiring only genuine parts and equipment. CTG has been recognized three times in the HOT 100 Fastest Growing Businesses in America. For more information, please visit http://www.ctg123.com.
About Lockheed Martin
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 136,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation reported 2009 sales of $45.2 billion.