Ho-Chunk Subsidiary Awarded $39M Federal Contract
Posted: 20 May, 2013
WINNEBAGO, Neb. - Ho-Chunk, Inc. is pleased to announce the receipt of $39.1 million in federal contract awards to a company in its Flatwater Group Division.
The Flatwater Group includes companies specializing in federal business products and services for information technology, office equipment and furnishings, electronics and support services.
The Flatwater Group Company, All Native Solutions was awarded a series of firm fixed price five year contracts by the Defense Logistics Agency Document Services. Under these contracts, All Native Solutions will be providing Multi-Functional Devices (MFDs) and copier machines throughout the United States and the Pacific.
All Native Solutions will be responsible for the leasing, installation and removal, full service maintenance, all consumable supplies (excluding paper), key operator training, reports, relocations, network functionality, and network security in support of this contract. Under this contract, All Native Solutions will be providing over 3,000 machines to the Defense Logistics Agency that will be used by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps.
The contracts were finalized at a signing ceremony held at the Defense Logistics Agency facility in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania in March.
“Ho-Chunk, Inc. is very proud of our company’s relationship with the Defense Logistics Agency and the trust that they have placed in us through these contracts” said Lance Morgan, Ho-Chunk, Inc. CEO. “Our goal is to provide all of our customers with the utmost in quality products, fair pricing and outstanding customer service. We appreciate the Agency’s continued trust in our ability to meet their needs”.
Income generated from government contracting along with revenue created by other Ho-Chunk, Inc. business enterprises provide significant funding for the development of the Winnebago, Nebraska community. Among the services, programs and activities supported by these funds is the ground-breaking Winnebago $1 Million Housing Stimulus Program which is making the dream of new home ownership on the reservation a reality for tribal members. The corporation has also built a Senior Living Housing Development and other commercial business on the reservation that is providing both housing and jobs for tribal members.
All Native Solutions and the Flatwater Group are headquartered in Winnebago, Nebraska and also maintain offices in Bellevue, Nebraska and Arlington, Virginia. The company has provided services for the Internal Revenue Service, Defense Commissary Agency, U.S. Marine Corps, and the U.S. Air Force.
Ho-Chunk, Inc. is the award-winning economic development corporation owned by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska. Its mission is to provide long-term economic self-sufficiency and job opportunities for the Winnebago Tribe. Ho-Chunk, Inc. operates 38 subsidiaries and employs more than 1,400 people from diverse ethnic backgrounds and skills sets. Ho-Chunk, Inc. and subsidiary operations span more than 16 states and 8 foreign countries. Other subsidiary operations include information technology, construction, government contracting, green energy, retail, wholesale distribution, marketing, media and transportation.