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Lonye Ford Speaks at 2022 National 8(a) Small Business Conference

Kissimmee, Florida (January 31, 2022) – Arlo Solutions CEO Lonye Ford participated as a panelist at the 2022 National 8(a) Association National Small Business Conference.

During her session titled, Cyber Security: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly, Lonye provided thoughtful observations on current challenges surrounding the cybersecurity landscape and highlighted important considerations for organizations.

As CEO and Co-Founder of an 8(a) woman-owned small business specializing in government technology solutions, Lonye is becoming an increasingly sought-after industry voice. In an intensely competitive government contracting market, Lonye is responsible for the recruitment of specialized cleared subject matter experts, business development, strategic planning, and partnerships that have contributed to Arlo’s success.

Under Lonye’s leadership, Arlo continues to experience rapid growth in both its operations and revenue – valued today at over $7 Million. They hold a variety of Prime and Sub-Contracts to provide technology solutions for agencies including US Air Force, US Department of Agriculture, and Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence & Security.

The National 8(a) Association National Small Business Conference is the premier supplier diversity event for small businesses. The Conference offers educational sessions, matchmaking, networking, and resources for all small businesses to include: minority, aspiring, current and graduate 8(a), HUBZone, SDVOB, VOSB, SDB, WOSB, DBE, and teaming partnerships. The event attracts hundreds of federal agencies, large business primes, and corporate companies to provide multiple opportunities in one location to grow their business in the federal contracting arena.

The 2022 Conference was held at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL on January 31 – February 2, 2022.

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