Acentia Acquires Optimos, Inc.

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (October 28, 2014) ― Acentia, a premier provider of technology and management solutions, today announced it has acquired Virginia-based Optimos, Inc., a leading information technology (IT) solutions provider to public sector customers.

For nearly two decades, Optimos has designed and implemented mission-centric solutions that dramatically improve its customers’ operational performance and enable greater accountability, collaboration and transparency. Optimos’ key capabilities include: constituent and case management; enterprise content and records management; enterprise data analytics and information intelligence; cloud enablement of business applications; secure enterprise customer portal; service oriented architecture (“SOA”) and business process management (“BPM”) solutions; and methodology expertise on agile and Optimos’ Optimizer.

The acquisition of Optimos also positions Acentia as a prime contractor on the Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II) contract vehicle for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). EAGLE II is a multiple-award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle, specifically designed as the preferred source of information technology (IT) services and solutions for the majority of the DHS’s enterprise information technology initiatives.

“By acquiring Optimos, Acentia will be able to serve a broader range of customers with a more extensive mix of capabilities and technical expertise,” said Acentia CEO Todd Stottlemyer. “We are pleased to come together with a company whose exceptional reputation, deep domain knowledge, and focus on the customer’s mission wholly aligns with that of Acentia. We are also very pleased that Optimos’ CEO, Raj Parameswaran, and Chief Technology Officer, Ash Sehgal, have joined the Acentia senior executive management team.”

“We are excited to be joining Acentia,” said Parameswaran. “We share a simple—yet very important mission—to provide exceptional service to our customers so that they may succeed. By joining Acentia, we are better positioned to bring our proven enterprise solutions to a broader set of customers and further leverage an enhanced set of capabilities and a larger talent pool. Acentia and Optimos also share a strong commitment to our employees, and we are pleased that our 100-plus employees will now be a part of Acentia.”