|SBA 8(a) Certified As a SBA-certified 8(a) firm, Principle Group qualifies for small business set-asides and provides government agencies and teaming partners with the acquisition alternative of sole source contracting available under the SBA Certified 8(a) program.|
|HUBZone Certified Principle Group is a proud HUBZone Certified Company. We align with the Federal Governments SBA HUBZone Program Mission to promote job growth, capital investment, and economic development to historically underutilized business zones, referred to as HUBZones. We participate in the HUBZone Program through on-going operations and by establishing employment and contracting activities in economically distressed communities.|
|ISO 20000 - ISO 27001 - ISO 9001:2015 ISO 20000 is the international standard specifically for IT Service Management. It describes an integrated set of management processes which form a service management system for the effective delivery of services to the business and its customers. ISO 27001 specifies security management best practices and comprehensive security controls. ISO 9001:2015 is the international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system (QMS). Organizations use the standard to demonstrate the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements.|
GSA PSS: GS-00f-420GA|
The Professional Services Schedule (PSS) offers federal, state and local governments innovative solutions to their professional services needs. GSA IT70: GS-35-F190GA
IT Schedule 70 is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Multiple Award Schedule contract. It is an IT procurement vehicle that offers a comprehensive array of state-of-the-art IT products, services, and solutions.
|CMMI DEV Level 3
CMMI stands for “Capability Maturity Model Integration” and is a model that provides appraisal and training for process improvement in organizations.
At maturity level 3, Principle Group's processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods.
|E-Verify U.S. law requires companies to employ only individuals who may legally work in the United States – either U.S. citizens, or foreign citizens who have the necessary authorization. This diverse workforce contributes greatly to the vibrancy and strength of our economy, but that same strength also attracts unauthorized employment. E-Verify is an Internet-based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States. E-Verify is fast, free and easy to use – and it’s the best way employers can ensure a legal workforce.|
|NMSDCThe National Minority Supplier Development Council is the global leader in advancing business opportunities for its certified minority business enterprises and connecting them to member corporations.|
|Texas HUBThe goal of the Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Program is to encourage and effectively promote the use of minority and woman-owned businesses in the Department's procurement activities.|
|American Staffing AssociationASA is the nation’s largest organization of staffing and recruiting professionals, representing staffing and workforce solution firms of all sizes and all specialties. For 50 years, ASA has promoted legal, ethical, and professional practices for the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. ASA members earn the trust of their clients and employees through their commitment to these practices.|
|Port of Houston Authority SBEAs one of the nation’s busiest ports, the Port of Houston generates nearly $7 billion in business activity annually. Becoming a registered small business with the Port of Houston Authority opens a door for the small business in a myriad of ways.|
|Hire Houston FirstHire Houston First was developd in an effort to promote economic opportunity for Houston businesses and to support job creation. The City of Houston spends billions of dollars to maintain and improve the City’s infrastructure, and provide services for the public. Hire Houston First grants the City the ability to give preference to local companies and local workers, as long as their pricing is competitive.|
|PMI Registered Education ProviderPMI R.E.P.s are organizations that we have approved to offer training in project management and issue professional development units (PDUs) to meet the continuing education requirements needed by PMI credential holders. To earn the R.E.P. designation, a provider must meet or exceed rigorous standards for quality and effectiveness as defined by PMI.|