GCubed Honored with Third Consecutive HIRE Vets Award  

GCubed is proud to announce its selection asa 2020 Gold HIRE Vets Medallion Award recipient. GCubed Founder & CEO Vernon Green Jr., a retired Army Chief Warrant Officer, is pleased to accept this honor from the Department of Labor for the third consecutive year 

Vernon Green Jr. says, “We are honored to receive the Gold HIRE Vets Medallion Award for the third year running. We at GCubed understand that veterans play an important role in our mission accomplishment. Their experience, leadership, and work ethic bring about characteristics and skillsets that are critical to our mission success. We thank the Department of Labor for this honor, and we will continue to support our veterans. 

The award recognizes leadership in recruiting, employing, and retaining our nation’s veterans. The HIRE Vets Medallion Program, led by the Department of Labor, is the only federal-level award that recognizes job creators who successfully recruit,hire, and retain America’s veterans. 

For more information about theHIREVetsMedallion Program, please visit www.hirevets.gov.   

GCubed, Inc. Appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 3

GCubed is proud to announce that it has been appraised at level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration. CMMI is a capability improvement framework that provides organizations with the effective processes that ultimately improve their performance. 

An appraisal at the maturity level 3 indicates the organization is performing at a “defined” level. At this level, processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods. The organization’s set of standard processes, which is the basis for the maturity level 3, is established and improved over time. 

Vernon Green Jr., Founder & CEO of GCubed, says, “This was a tremendous team effort and we are proud of being measured against some of the best industry standards and exceeding them. This methodology will benefit our customers and improve our services. This is an example of our continuous pursuit of improvement!” 

CMMI Institute is the global leader in the advancement of best practices. CMMI Institute’s promise is to inspire cultures of continuous improvement that elevate performance and create sustainable, competitive advantage.  

GCubed, Inc. Makes 2020 Inc. 5000 List 

Today, Inc. magazine revealed that GCubed is No. 1,041 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This achievement places the cybersecurity & IT firm among an elite group of businesses such as Microsoft, Timberland, Vizio, Intuit, Chobani, Oracle, and Patagonia, which have all made the Inc. 5000 list in the past. 

Vernon Green Jr., Founder & CEO of GCubed, says, We are honored to make the Inc. 5000 list and we are excited about the growth our company has experienced. We will continue to place mission over self and take care of our organization’s greatest asset, our people!” 

This is GCubed’s second time appearing on the Inc. 5000 list. Mr. Green says, “Last year we were ranked No. 386 on the list, and while we didn’t rank as high this year, we recognize that there are many impressive companies across our nation doing great things. We will continue to strive for excellence. To be ranked anywhere on this list is an accomplishment.” 

Not only have the companies on the 2020 Inc. 5000 list been very competitive within their markets, but the list shows staggering growth compared with prior lists as well. The 2020 Inc. 5000 achieved an incredible three-year average growth of over 500 percent, and a median rate of 165 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past three years.   

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

GCubed Receives Top Honor from Virginia Chamber of Commerce  

 

Today, the Virginia Chamber of Commerce named GCubed the fifth fastest growing company on the annual Fantastic 50 list, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing companies in Virginia. GCubed was also named the Virginia Vanguard winner for technology, an honor recognizing the highest growth in the categories of service, technology, retail/wholesale, and overall growth in Virginia.

GCubed Founder & CEO Vernon Green Jr. says, 

“When I retired from the Army as a Chief Warrant Officer after 20 years of service, I decided to stay in Virginia because of the great opportunities here. As we celebrate six years in business, I never would have imagined that the GCubed Enterprises, Inc. team would be the Virginia Vanguard winner for technology. While technology is the category for this award, at GCubed we believe an organization’s greatest asset is still its people. Our team executes the mission and vision. We take great pride in this award and will continue to develop innovative, effective solutions for our customers.”  

To be eligible for the Fantastic 50 Award Program, a company must be privately held with headquarters in Virginia, show revenues between $200,000 and $200 million, and demonstrate positive revenue growth and positive net income in its most recent fiscal year over the previous year. Companies are judged on four-year revenue history. The professional service firm Dixon Hughes Goodman verifies all award entries. The Fantastic 50 Award Program is a signature event of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and is the only annual statewide award recognizing Virginia’s fastest growing businesses. For more information, please visit https://www.virginiabusiness.com/article/charting-growth/.

Virginia Business Interview

Vernon Green served 20 years, five months and 18 days in the Army, retiring in 2014 as a chief warrant officer after three deployments to Iraq and one to Kuwait. Today he heads his own information technology and cybersecurity business responsible for 10 major government projects. And he hires veterans like himself.

Read the full interview here.