McLean, VA – E3 Federal Solutions, LLC has been awarded prime task orders to support General Service Administration (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) Office of Integrated Technology Service (ITS) and the Security Support Division (SSD) with IT Category Management and IT Security Category Management Support, respectively. These were the first and second awarded task orders off of the Category Management Support Services (CMSS) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA).

Category management is proven to drive efficient, strategic purchasing in Fortune 500 organizations and international governments. It is a process-based, data-driven approach to sourcing that focuses on the majority of spend on products and services from third-party providers to reduce cost, improve organizational performance, and add value.

Team E3, inclusive of E3 and primary subcontractor Grant Thornton, will support FAS ITS with executing key aspects of its category management business strategy, to include program management, data analysis, IT subject matter expertise, and customer engagement for the IT hardware and software category teams. Additionally, Team E3 will support the FAS, ITS, SSD IT Security Category Management Team with category planning, category operations, data analytics, business analysis, technical writing, information assurance expertise, and IT security hallways activities.

Team E3 is uniquely positioned to support GSA FAS in their continued efforts to execute category management across the government. Team E3 offers a Total Category Management Solution through an experienced and trusted group of small business members and exclusive subcontractors. Our team has pioneered the public sector application of category management principles, bringing over 30 years of experience performing more than 2,500 strategic sourcing initiatives and analyzing nearly $3.5 trillion in spend spanning over 6,500 categories.

E3 Senior Vice President for Civilian Accounts, Carrie Kramer, says, “We are thrilled to support GSA in these efforts and are pleased to leverage the strengths of our team to support the category management activities. These task orders build from and further expand our footprint within GSA FAS, and we remain committed to supporting GSA on these and other strategic programs.” 

About E3: E3 Federal Solutions, a Veteran-Owned business, is a three-time Virginia Chamber of Commerce Fantastic 50 honoree, a five-time Inc. 5000 honoree, and our quality management system is certified ISO 9001:2008 standard.​ As a trusted advisor to our federal government clients and industry partners, E3 leverages its exceptional ability to tailor use of proven management techniques to meet the needs of specific client environments. E3’s culture is deeply oriented around growing people, finding solutions, and developing approaches that measurably impact our client’s challenges. E3 integrates our processes and tools seamlessly into our client’s culture and programs, maintaining a relentless focus on creating value and improving operations. E3’s approach has a proven track record for successfully organizing large acquisition offices, providing security operations with data-driven analysis and program support, and managing national large scale facilities and construction operations. E3 provides its clients with management consulting services crossing multiple disciplines to include information technology, data analysis, and transportation security. Learn more at