ALBUQUERQUE, NM, April 30, 2015 – The Small Business Administration (SBA) has awarded Burgos Group, LLC its 2015 Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year award for Region VI. This Region serves the five states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Burgos Group was selected as the top performer of some 3.5 million small businesses in the five state region. The award is unique in that the nomination is by a federal agency, specifically the Department of the Air Force, Air Force Research Laboratory.
John Shoraka, SBA’s Associate Administrator of the Office of Government Contracting and Business Development, noted in his letter to Mario Burgos, President & CEO of Burgos Group, “Your hard work, innovative ideas, and dedication to your community have helped you succeed. The SBA is pleased to recognize your achievements and your role in driving our nation’s economic growth.”
Mario Burgos commented, “It is humbling to be recognized for the commitment our team has to supporting our many customers in the Air Force and throughout the Department of Defense – particuliarly those defending our freedom each and every day.”
Burgos Group is an SBA certified 8(a) and Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered in New Mexico with regional offices in New Jersey and Florida. Since the company’s inception in 2006, they have experienced significant growth through commitment to delivering excellent performance. Nine different federal agencies have awarded Burgos Group a total of 42 prime contracts with their largest single award to date being a $160M IDIQ construction contract for DTRA.