Government Services IPT Honored as One of the "Nation’s Top Businesses in 2012" by

Largo, MD- Each year collects and compiles the coveted ‘Top Business List’, known as the Div500, on a state and national basis. The data is used to determine the top businesses and the most successful entrepreneurs across the United States.

Government Services Integrated Process Team (Government Services IPT) is proud to be ranked in the following categories for 2012:

Top 100 Diversity Owned Business, Maryland

Top 50 Women Owned Business, Maryland

Top 100 Privately-held Business, Maryland

As one of the ranking organizations, Government Services IPT is recognized to have exhibited the strength and financial viability to positively impact its community.The Div500 has become a highly recognized and esteemed brand, as well as respected source of reference for corporations, government agencies and educational institutions that desire to increase opportunities with some of the nation's strongest privately-held businesses.

This is Government Services IPT’s third time being recognized by Diversity Business. The firm previously ranked as a ‘Top Business’ in 2010 and 2009. This year’s winners will be honored during Diversity Business’ 12th Annual Multicultural Business Conference on April 25th – 27th in Mashantucket, CT.

About Government Services IPT:
Government Services IPT is a multidisciplinary professional services firm providing architecture, capital asset management, engineering, information technology, program management and sustainability services for government agencies. We are an SBA 8(a) certified woman-owned business that combines the talent and experience of a large firm with the customer focus and attention of a small firm.

We provide project lifecycle services from studies and RFP development to inspection services. We specialize in providing innovative, cost effective solutions to meet the changing needs of our clients. Our staff has more than a decade of specialized experience in for a variety of federal facilities and clients, including the Department of Defense (DoD), US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), US Air Force, US Army, US Navy, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and various state governments.

For more information please contact Susan Ballard Hirsch, President, at

About the Div500:
The Div500 is a classification that represents the top privately held businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. Major corporations, government agencies and college/universities throughout the country which do business with diverse and women-owned businesses use the list. The Div500 is produced annually by, the nation's leading multicultural B2B Internet portal that links large organizational buyers to multicultural product and service businesses.