July 26, 2023

FSS Government Solutions Named 2023 Small Business of the Year by Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, Va.; July 26, 2023 – Accenture Federal Services has named FSS Government Solutions (FSS), a woman-owned IT and project management consultancy based in Annapolis, Maryland, its 2023 Small Business of the Year.

“Our trusted relationship with FSS, which spans nearly a decade, exemplifies Accenture Federal Services’ steadfast commitment to teaming with small businesses,” said Accenture Federal Services CEO, John Goodman. “This partnership demonstrates the best of what’s possible when large and small businesses successfully unite to get the job done. I’m thrilled to recognize FSS with this annual award.”

Left to Right:
G. Keith Ebersole, Executive Vice President, FSS Government Solutions; Mary Fran Ebersole, President, FSS Government Solutions; John Goodman – CEO, Accenture Federal Services; Elaine Beeman – Senior Managing Director - Civilian Portfolio, Accenture Federal Services

“FSS has been pivotal to helping us provide mission-critical systems support for a number of our valued clients, including the Social Security Administration,” said Accenture Federal Services Chief Leadership Officer and Civilian Portfolio Lead, Elaine Beeman. “The company’s deep Cloud and Pegasystems expertise and capabilities have been instrumental in our ability to deliver meaningful innovation for our federal clients. We are deeply grateful for this successful partnership.”

“Partnering with Accenture Federal Services has been an incredible opportunity for FSS Government Solutions as we work to grow our small business,” said FSS President and Owner, Mary Fran Ebersole. “We’re honored to accept this award.”

“Accenture Federal Services has consistently demonstrated its commitment to supporting small businesses like ours,” said FSS Executive Vice President, Keith Ebersole. “We look forward to continuing the collaboration to deliver maximum value for federal agencies.”

Accenture Federal Services is a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

About Accenture Federal Services
Accenture Federal Services is a leading US federal services company and subsidiary of Accenture LLP. We empower the federal government to solve challenges, achieve greater outcomes, and build a digital core that is agile, smart, and secure. Our 13,000 people are united in a shared purpose to advance our clients’ mission-critical priorities that make the nation stronger and safer, and life better for people. We draw out the best of Accenture’s global network in nearly every industry, bringing proven commercial innovation to solutions built with advanced R&D, emerging technologies, and human-centered design at speed and scale. Together, we help clients create lasting value for their workforce, customers, and partners and make a difference for the country and our communities. See how we make change that matters at accenturefederal.com.

About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth, and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale. We are a talent and innovation led company with 732,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Technology is at the core of change today, and we are one of the world’s leaders in helping drive that change, with strong ecosystem relationships. We combine our strength in technology with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise, and global delivery capability. We are uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of our broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations, Industry X and Accenture Song. These capabilities, together with our culture of shared success and commitment to creating 360° value, enable us to help our clients succeed and build trusted, lasting relationships. We measure our success by the 360° value we create for our clients, each other, our shareholders, partners, and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

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