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WBB, an H.I.G. Capital Portfolio Company, Completes Acquisition of BRTRC Federal Solutions

H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm with over $34 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. (“WBB”), has acquired BRTRC Federal Solutions, Inc. (“BRTRC”).

Headquartered in Vienna, VA, BRTRC is a leading provider of support services across the Army and other U.S. Department of Defense and Intelligence Community agencies. BRTRC has supported the federal government for more than 30 years on mission-critical programs. During this time, the BRTRC team has developed deep domain expertise within critical capabilities including systems and vehicle integration, prototyping and commercialization, strategic communications and cyber security.

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WBB, an H.I.G. Capital Portfolio Company, Completes Acquisition of BRTRC Federal Solutions

H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm with over $34 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. (“WBB”), has acquired BRTRC Federal Solutions, Inc. (“BRTRC”).

Headquartered in Vienna, VA, BRTRC is a leading provider of support services across the Army and other U.S. Department of Defense and Intelligence Community agencies. BRTRC has supported the federal government for more than 30 years on mission-critical programs. During this time, the BRTRC team has developed deep domain expertise within critical capabilities including systems and vehicle integration, prototyping and commercialization, strategic communications and cyber security.

Robert Olsen, CEO of WBB, remarked, “The addition of BRTRC’s capabilities and expertise to the WBB platform furthers our mission to become the premier provider of high-quality, mission-critical services to the federal government. BRTRC possesses deep domain expertise, and Larry McDonald and his team have fostered a culture similar to our own with a focus on quality and customer service. I am confident this combination will be incredibly successful for our clients, employees and WBB.”

BRTRC President Larry McDonald added, “First, I’d like to thank my team for the energy they have poured into building BRTRC over the past 30 years. We are looking forward to the opportunity to leverage WBB’s resources and BRTRC’s capabilities to continue to serve our clients."

Jeff Zanarini, Managing Director at H.I.G. Capital, commented, “BRTRC Federal Solutions is an excellent strategic fit with the WBB platform. BRTRC adds a wealth of knowledge and expertise that, when coupled with WBB’s existing capabilities, will enable the combined company to better serve its government clients. We are pleased to support the integration efforts already underway, and look forward to working with the management team at WBB and our new team members from BRTRC to support the Company’s continued growth.”

About WBB

Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. (“WBB” or the “Company”) is a leading provider of program management and consulting services to the U.S. Department of Defense and other federal agencies. WBB’s highly specialized and experienced workforce provides services across the full lifecycle from program development to ongoing support and mission performance. WBB, founded in 1981, employs more than 500 FTEs including subject matter experts (“SMEs”) with an average tenure in excess of 20 years. The Company has a proven 25+ year history on programs of record that are vital to national security interests. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, WBB is an ISO 9001-registered company with employees operating at seven strategically-located facilities across the country. For more information, visit https://wbbinc.com/

About BRTRC

BRTRC, founded in 1985, is a leading provider of support services to the Army and other U.S. Department of Defense and Intelligence Community markets. The Company, headquartered in Vienna, VA, employs more than 200 employees and subject matter experts (“SMEs”) as a trusted strategic advisor on key programs of record.

About H.I.G. Capital

H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $34 billion of equity capital under management.* Based in Miami, and with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Atlanta in the U.S., as well as international affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Bogotá, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, utilizing a flexible and operationally focused/ value-added approach:

  • H.I.G.’s equity funds invest in management buyouts, recapitalizations and corporate carve-outs of both profitable as well as underperforming manufacturing and service businesses.
  • H.I.G.’s debt funds invest in senior, unitranche and junior debt financing to companies across the size spectrum, both on a primary (direct origination) basis, as well as in the secondary markets. H.I.G. is also a leading CLO manager, through its WhiteHorse family of vehicles, and manages a publicly traded BDC, WhiteHorse Finance.
  • H.I.G.’s real estate funds invest in value-added properties, which can benefit from improved asset management practices.

Since its founding in 1993, H.I.G. has invested in and managed more than 300 companies worldwide. The firm's current portfolio includes more than 100 companies with combined sales in excess of $30 billion. For more information, please refer to the H.I.G. website at www.higcapital.com.

* Based on total capital commitments managed by H.I.G. Capital and affiliates.


BRTRC Federal Solutions Wins $74.9M Task Order for US Army C-RAM Program
Vienna, VA – December 14, 2018 – BRTRC Federal Solutions announced today that it was awarded a prime task order with a ceiling value of $74.9 million in support of the US Army PEO Missiles and Space, Counter-Rocket, Artillery, and Mortar (C-RAM) Program Directorate to delivery global logistics sustainment and contingency support for the C-RAM system-of-system capabilities. The C-RAM program directorate...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Awarded Prime Position Under $28B DoD Contract Vehicle
Vienna(Tysons), VA – September 21, 2018 – BRTRC Federal Solutions announced today that it is a Pool 2 awardee under the DoD Information Analysis Center Program Management Office (DOD IAC MAC) sponsored by Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC). Pool 2, Partial Small Business Set-aside was awarded to 10 companies by the Air Force Installation Contracting Agency (AFICA/KD) contracting office at...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Announces Updated Acquisition Training Course
VIENNA (TYSONS), VA – June 8, 2016 – BRTRC Federal Solutions will offer an updated training course specifically for the government medical community. Intermediate Medical Acquisition Course 2.0 (IMAC 2.0) (previously IMAC) is equivalent to the Defense Acquisition University’s ACQ 203 Intermediate Systems Acquisition Course.

IMAC 2.0 provides practical skills for personnel working in, or interfacing...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Wins JPO JLTV Award
VIENNA (TYSONS), VA – December 22, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions wins U.S. Army TACOM Strategic Services (TS3) Knowledge-Based Services (KBS) task order for Joint Program Office, Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JPO JLTV) Support Services in Warren, MI. The awarded scope is to provide services necessary to support the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Announces New Senior Vice President
VIENNA (TYSONS), VA – February 20, 2016 – BRTRC Federal Solutions, a leading mid-sized, woman-owned, CMMI Level 3 firm announced Kevin C. Cody as Senior Vice President, Mission Solutions. Mr. Cody is an expert in the Department of Defense (DoD) market with over 30 years of experience in logistics analysis, systems integration, and ground vehicles technologies.

“As the lead for BRTRC’s Mission...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Appoints Larry McDonald as President
VIENNA(TYSONS), VA – February 17, 2016 – BRTRC Federal Solutions today announced Larry McDonald as President and Chief Operations Officer, effective immediately. McDonald is a 20-year veteran with BRTRC and has more than 25 years of government contracting experience.

"I have worked with Larry for the past two decades, and I’m looking forward to this next evolution of BRTRC. We have successfully...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions is a CMMI Level 3 Firm in Services and Development
VIENNA (TYSONS), VA – December, 20, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions continues to demonstrate its commitment to its customers by achieving Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 in Services (CMMI-SVC). BRTRC also maintains Level 3 standing in CMMI for Development (CMMI-DEV) since 2009.

“The CMMI appraisal,” said Christine Villa, BRTRC Chief Technology Officer, “ confirms the strength...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Announces Cyber Security and Information Systems Technical Area Tasks (CS TAT) Award
VIENNA(TYSONS), VA – October 9, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions, Inc. (BRTRC) today announced that it is one of six companies that have been awarded part of a 5-year, $5 billion, Multiple Award Contract (MAC) Partial Small Business (SB) Set-aside prime contract from the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) to provide software analysis, cyber security, knowledge management and information sharing,...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Announces GSA PSS Award
VIENNA, VA – September 9, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions has received a Consolidated Professional Services Schedule (PSS) award from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). BRTRC is among the first group of companies to be granted this award.

The PSS award is a Schedule consolidation effort implemented by GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service to integrate the Multiple Award Schedule service...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Mourns the Passing of Board Member Claude M. Bolton, Jr.
BRTRC Federal Solutions regretfully announces the passing of Mr. Claude M. Bolton, Jr. The Honorable Secretary Bolton passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Mr. Bolton served on our Board of Directors since February 2009.

"We offer our deepest condolences to his wife Linda, and his daughters Jennifer and Cindy," said the company’s officers. "Mr. Bolton has been part of the BRTRC family for many...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Announces TACOM IDIQ Award
VIENNA(TYSONS), VA – May 20, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions has been awarded the Knowledge Based Services (KBS) contract suite, a Multiple Award, Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract under the TACOM Strategic Service Solutions (TS3) Family of Contracts (FoC). The ceiling for this contract vehicle is $1.8 Billion.

The TS3 FoC will provide support to Program Executive Office...Read more

BRTRC Federal Solutions Announces Equipment Related Services (ERS) IDIQ Award
VIENNA(TYSONS), VA – May 20, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions announced today it is a prime contractor on theTACOM Strategic Service Solutions (TS3) Family of Contracts (FoC), Equipment Related Services (ERS)--a Multiple Award, Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract. The ERS contract scope relates to tasks to keep machines or systems functioning or for maintenance, repair and overhaul,...Read more

BRTRC establishes presence in Huntsville, Alabama
Tysons, VA – March 3, 2015 – BRTRC Federal Solutions, a leading provider of defense and intelligence solutions to the government for 30 years, hires manager and opens office to support customers at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.

Melissa Bullard, APR*, joins BRTRC as a Senior Project Manager. She is a nationally accredited public relations practitioner with over 20 years of experience, including...Read more

BRTRC Awarded $ 9.6 M for MOC Services Support to APO MRAP & PdM AMS
Vienna (Tysons), VA - March 24, 2014 - BRTRC has been awarded the Mine Resistant Ambushed Protected Vehicles (MRAP) Operations Coordinator (MOC) contract by the US Army’s TACOM Contracting Center as a task order under the PEO CS & CSS omnibus III BPA. The award has a value of $9.6 Million and provides for OCONUS & CONUS operational and field-support services. “We are pleased to be able to continue...Read more

BRTRC Announces Acquisition of SecureForce
Acquisition provides BRTRC with cyber and big data capabilities

VIENNA, VA—March 10, 2014— BRTRC, a leading mid-sized firm focused on providing integrated technical solutions to the government, today announced its acquisition of SecureForce.

SecureForce, LLC is a leading provider of cybersecurity, risk and compliance and information assurance services to government agencies based in the DC area....Read more

BRTRC Announces PASS II Contract Award
VIENNA(TYSONS), VA – September 26, 2013 – BRTRC announced today it is a prime contractor on the U.S. Air Force’s Professional Acquisition Support Services (PASS II)--a Multiple Award, Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS) in support of USAF Electronic Systems Center at Hanscom Air Force Base and it associate Geographically Separated...Read more

BRTRC Announces DHS EAGLE II Contract Award for IT Program Support Services
FAIRFAX, VA – August 7, 2013 – BRTRC announced a Prime Contractor award under the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II) Functional Category 2- Unrestricted Track. EAGLE II is a DHS Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract and provides Information Technology (IT) support services to multiple DHS programs. These services...Read more

BRTRC to Provide Professional Support Services to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (OASA(ALT)).
FAIRFAX, VA – March 18, 2013 – BRTRC today announced it received a multiple year, single award contract to support OASA(ALT) and several Deputy Assistant Secretaries of the Army (DASAs). The Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (OASA(ALT)) provides our nation’s Soldiers a decisive advantage developing, acquiring, fielding, and sustaining the world’s...Read more

BRTRC Announces New Senior Vice President
FAIRFAX, VA – July 11, 2011 – BRTRC is pleased to announce an exciting addition to our senior management team. Today, Mr. Roger Yee joins us as the Senior Vice President for Business Development and Strategic Growth. As a consultant, he was instrumental in our pursuit of and proposal submission for the DHS EAGLE II contract vehicle, and he’s been working with our program groups to identify opportunities...Read more