WASHINGTON, DC | July 22, 2014 – Louisa Long Jaffe, CEO and president of Technical and Project Engineering, LLC (TAPE), an Inc. 500 | 5000 fastest-growing company, has been named the Member to Watch for 2014 by Women Impacting Public Policy. Jaffe was selected from among members of WIPP’s national coalition of 4.7 million businesswomen, which includes 75 business organizations.
“It is such an honor to be recognized in this way,” Jaffe said. “When my husband and I established TAPE 10 years ago, I knew that I wanted to have a positive impact on women entrepreneurs. I am pleased to see that my achievements are an inspiration to women in business everywhere.”
WIPP, a national nonpartisan public policy organization that advocates on behalf of women in business, selects a Member to Watch each year. Winners are industry leaders who have demonstrated innovation and accomplishment in their line of business, and whose entrepreneurial endeavors have benefited the women’s business community.
As CEO and President, Jaffe has grown her firm to become a leading provider of advanced systems engineering solutions to the federal government. Considering the competiveness of this field, Jaffe prides herself on TAPE’s reputation for delivering excellent customer service. TAPE has received excellent performance ratings via the federal government’s Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System (CPARS) on every contract.
The award ceremony will take place during WIPP’s Annual Leadership Meeting to be held July 22-24 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
Known for its systems engineering expertise, TAPE provides technological, management/program support, and training solutions to government agencies. From program staffing and acquisition to information systems, modeling and simulation, and cyber security solutions, TAPE brings a non-traditional, innovative approach that solves existing problems while anticipating and mitigating new ones. The company maintains its competitive advantage by providing state-of-the-art support services and leveraging innovative methodologies and processes that can be easily integrated and implemented.
Incorporated in 2003, TAPE is a CVE-Verified Service- Disabled Veteran-Owned/8(m) Woman-Owned Small Business (SDVO/WOSB). It is also a registered ISO 9001:2008 company under the International Organization for Standardization. To learn more about TAPE, visit www.TAPE-LLC.com.
Media Contact: Walt Long
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