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2016 Winners

Emerging Growth Company Award – Under $25M

ThreatConnect

Corporate Growth Company Award – $25M-$75M

Collaborative Solutions

Corporate Growth Company Award – $75M-$250M

Xator

Corporate Growth Company Award – Over $250M

GTT Communications, Inc.

Deal Team of the Year for a Private Company

ECS Federal, LLC

Deal Team of the Year for a Public Company

CSRA

Venture Deal of the Year

Weather Analytics

Private Equity Deal of the Year

TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners Acquisition of Majority Stake in Ellucian

Deal of the Year Under $50M

GetWellNetwork, Inc. Acquisition of Skylight Healthcare Systems, Inc.

Deal of the Year $50M - $250M

Vonage Acquisition of iCore Networks, Inc.

Deal of the Year Over $250M

The Advisory Board Company Acquisition of Royall & Company




2015 AWARD WINNERS

Emerging Growth Company Award – Under $25M

Altruista Health

Corporate Growth Company Award – $25M-$75M

APT

Corporate Growth Company Award – $75M-$250M

MyEyeDr

Corporate Growth Company Award – Over $250M

Maximus

Dealmaker of the Year for a Private Company

Scott Goss, Preferred Systems Solutions Inc

Dealmaker of the Year for a Public Company

Tony Smeraglinolo, Engility

Venture Deal of the Year

Zoomdata

Private Equity Deal of the Year

OGSystems Partnership with General Catalyst Partners

Deal of the Year Under $50M

Accela Acquisition of Kinsail Corporation

Deal of the Year $50M - $250M

The SI Organization, Inc. (now Vencore) Acquisition of QinetiQ North America Services

Deal of the Year Over $250M

Raytheon Acquisition of Blackbird Technologies




2014 AWARD WINNERS

Emerging Growth Company Award – Under $25M

Diamond Mind, Inc.

Corporate Growth Company Award – $25M-$75M

DrFirst

Corporate Growth Company Award – $75M-$250M

Noblis

Corporate Growth Company Award – Over $250M

ActionNet Inc.

Venture Deal of the Year

CustomInk

Spin-Off or Divestiture Deal of the Year

Spin-off of SAIC by Leidos

Strategic Deal of the Year (≤ $100M)

JackBe Acquisition by Software AG

Strategic Deal of the Year (> $100M)

Sale of Sourcefire to Cisco Systems

Private Equity Deal of the Year (Add-On)

Integrated Mission Solutions acquisition of Michael Baker Corporation

Private Equity Deal of the Year (Platform Acquisition)

Halifax Buyout of Envision Pharma Group




2013 AWARD WINNERS

Emerging Growth Under $25M

Wedding Wire, Inc.

Company Growth $25M-$75M

Siteworx, LLC

Company Growth $75M-$250M

Cvent

Company Growth Over $250M

Liquidity Services

Dealmaker of a Public Company

John Krobath, KEYW Corporation

Dealmaker of a Private Company

Peter B. LaMontagne, Novetta Solutions

M&A Deal of the Year Award

Walker & Dunlop/CWCapital LLC

Private Equity Deal of the Year Award

CRGT, Inc./Veritas Capital

Venture Deal of the Year

Echo360/Revolution Growth

Greatest Regional Impact

Engility Holdings, Inc.




2012 AWARD WINNERS

Dealmaker - Commercial   Provider

Louise Wager, TD Bank

Dealmaker - Corporate Executive

Peter Schuster, SAIC

Dealmaker -  Investment  Banker

Susan Gabay, Bluestone Capital Partners

Dealmaker -  Private Equity

Leslee Belluchie, FedCap Partners, LLC

Emerging Growth -  Under $50M

Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Company Growth Award $50M-$250M

A-T Solutions, Inc.

Outstanding Growth - Over $250M

Apex Systems, Inc.

Deal of the Year - Under $50M

Jorge Scientific Acquisition of Federal Concepts, LLC

Deal of the Year $50M-$100M

Paradigm Solutions Sale to CACI International Inc.

Deal of the Year - Over $100M

SRA International Inc. Sale to Providence Equity




2011 AWARD WINNERS

Dealmaker - Capital  Provider

Leslie Grizzard Hale, Citizens Bank

Dealmaker - Corporate Executive

Michael B. Fisher, SRA International, Inc.

Dealmaker -  Investment  Banker

Kevin DeSanto, Kipps DeSanto

Emerging Growth under $50M

XL

Growth $50M-$100M

Capstone Corporation

Growth over $100M-$500M

Sourcefire

Outstanding Growth >$500M

ManTech International Corporation

Deal of the Year under $100M

BroadSoft IPO

Deal of the Year over $100M

Stanley Inc. Sale to CGI




2010 AWARD WINNERS

Dealmaker - Capital & Investment

Thomas Peltier

Dealmaker - Corporate Executive

Eric Hamann

Emerging Growth under $50M

Invertix Corporation

Emerging Growth over $100M-$500M

K-12

Outstanding Growth >500M

VSE Corporation

Deal of the Year under $100M

Global Defense Tech & Systems IPO

Deal of the Year over $100M

Capital One Acquisition of Chevy Chase Bank




2009 AWARD WINNERS

Dealmaker - Capital Provider

Greg Wheeless, CIT

Dealmaker - Investment Banker

Jean Stack, Houlihan Lokey

Dealmaker - Corporate

Edward Casey, Serco Inc.

Emerging Growth (under 100M)

3001 Inc.

Emerging Growth (over $100M)

Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Inc

Deal of the Year (under $100M)

Dynamics Research Corporation/Kadix Systems LLC

Deal of the Year (over $100M)

Stanley Inc Acquisition of Oberon Associates




2008 AWARD WINNERS

Dealmaker - Capital Provider

Thomas J. Campbell, D.C. Capital Partners

Dealmaker - Investment Banker

Daniel Cornell, Stifel Nicolas

Dealmaker - Corporate

Thomas A. Mutryn, CACI

Emerging Growth (under $100M)

MorganFranklin

Emerging Growth ($100M-$500M)

M.C. Dean, Inc.

Deal of the Year

Dimension International, Inc. Acquired by Honeywell

Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. J.P (Jack) London




2007 AWARD WINNERS

Dealmaker - Capital Provider

Eric Pietras

Dealmaker - Investment Banker

Bob Kipps

Dealmaker - Corporate

Chris Torti

Emerging Growth (under $100M)

Rosetta Stone

Emerging Growth ($100M-$500M)

Martek Biosciences Corporation

Deal of the Year

Anteon/General Dynamics

Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Edward H. Bersoff




2006 AWARD WINNERS

Emerging Growth (under $100M)

Abraxas Corporation

Emerging Growth ($100-$500M)

Argon ST, Inc.

Dealmaker - Corporate

Dr. Bahman Atefi

Dealmaker - Capital Provider

Peter M. Schulte

Dealmaker - Investment Banker

John C. Hagan

The Deal of the Year

BAE Systems/United Defense Industries, Inc.

Lifetime Achievement Award

George J. Pedersen & Dr. Ernst Volgenau




2005 AWARD WINNERS

Outstanding Corporate Growth

SRA International Inc.

Emerging Growth (under $100M)

Essex Corporation

Emerging Growth ($100M-$500M)

Trex Company, Inc.

Dealmaker - Corporate

Lucy Reilly Fitch

Dealmaker - Capital Provider

Peter Knickerbocker

Dealmaker - Investment Banker

John C. Allen

The Deal of the Year

CACI International Inc.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Phil Odeen