2018 FedFem Awards

Kathryn Freeland, President/CEO of A-TEK, Inc., is a 2018 Washington LeadersNest™ FedFem Award winner.

The FedFem awards salute high-impact women-owned businesses (WOBs) and executives of the government contracting (govcon) industry. This is one of the most complex and competitive business sectors in the world.

LeadersNest will honor Kathryn Freeland and other FedFem recipients during a special ceremony on October 25 at Ecofy in Washington, D.C. 200 area executives and guests are expected to attend and celebrate winners. 

2018 FedFem Awards

October 26, 2018

Kathryn Freeland, President/CEO of A-TEK, Inc., is a 2018 Washington LeadersNest™ FedFem Award winner.

The FedFem awards salute high-impact women-owned businesses (WOBs) and executives of the government contracting (govcon) industry. This is one of the most complex and competitive business sectors in the world.

LeadersNest will honor Kathryn Freeland and other FedFem recipients during a special ceremony on October 25 at Ecofy in Washington, D.C. 200 area executives and guests are expected to attend and celebrate winners. 

“I am honored to be recognized by LeadersNest as a 2018 FedFem winner and to be a part of their inaugural cohort of amazing female awardees. I am proud to lead an amazing staff who are mission focused and make the success of A-TEK possible,” stated Kathryn Freeland.

According to LeadersNest, the 2018 FedFem Winners collectively generated more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue and employ more than 12,000 individuals.

They are mission focused and ready,” says Heather Louise Finch, LeadersNest President. “They positively impact their local communities through philanthropic initiatives, all while, building wonderful businesses, serving their country, protecting U.S. citizens, and driving innovation in healthcare, technology, cybersecurity, construction, and communications. They are inspirational trailblazers that are driven to succeed. We are honored to recognize them for their achievements.”

These winners blend their entrepreneurial courage and federal government support that positively impact the industry, national economy, and the local marketplace. This list is comprised of 37 women whose titles that range from founders, executives, and CEOs of government contracting companies. 

About the FedFem Awards:

The 2018 FedFem awards salutes high-impact women-owned businesses and executives of the government contracting community. FedFem Award Honorees blend their entrepreneurial courage and federal government support that effectively impacts the industry, national economy, and the local marketplace. Honorees will have the opportunity to participate in an intimate peer mindshare event, post reception. Their stories will be featured on LeadersNest.com and celebrated at a reception in October. 

About LeadersNest:

LeadersNest’s connects executives and businesses to a dynamic and influential professional network of thought leaders and influencers. We are a business community with a mission to connect, incubate and influence its connections through its integrated media platforms and exclusive c-suite and business led events. Our unique platform is the future of successful business development and networking engagements – providing deep- rooted valuable relationships and opportunities to soar.