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June 2019

CSI Wins Two Awards from U.S. Department of Agriculture

CSI is pleased to announce that the company was named as the 2019 Woman-Owned Small Business Contractor and the 2019 Small Business Contractor of the Year by the Department of Agriculture's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization at their June 19, 2019 Small Business Awards Ceremony. Continue reading here.

February 2019

Washington Business Journal Interview with Corliss Udeoma

Contract Solutions Inc. (CSI) CEO and President Corliss Udeoma was recently featured in an interview by The Washington Business Journal staff reporter Soe Han Tha. Continue reading here.

Prince William Living Magazine Announces 2019 Influential Women Awards

Prince William Living Magazine published its annual winners of its Influential Women Award  on February 28, 2019.

Corliss Udeoma, founder and CEO of  Contract Solutions Inc. was selected as one of five recipients of the award based on her leadership and championship of community causes... Continue reading here.

November 2018

Contract Solutions Inc. Name to Washington Business Journal Philanthropy List

Contract Solutions Inc. (CSI) has been named to Washington Business Journal's Largest Corporate Philanthropists by Volunteer Hours - Small Company list.

Manassas-based CSI was ranked #2, with 4,000 volunteer hours and $263,000 in giving by the publication, based on 2017 volunteer hours. Continue reading here.

April 2018

Contract Solutions Inc. Named to Virginia Chamber's 'Fantastic 50' List

A year after being named one of the nation’s fastest-growing companies by INC. Magazine, Contract Solutions Inc. has been celebrated as one of the fastest-growing in the Commonwealth of Virginia. CSI was recognized at The Virginia Chamber of Commerce’s 23rd annual Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Awards Banquet on April 26. Click here to continue reading press release.

February 2018

Corliss Udoema Featured in SBA Black History Month Article

Corliss Udoema was featured in the Small Business Administration's February 5, 2018 edition of the SBA News and Views Blog. Authored by SBA director Linda McMahon, the article celebrates the success of African American entrepreneurs in the United States, and the difference that SBA programs can make in fostering such success. Read more at the SBA News and Views blog site. (Continue reading here)

August 2017

CSI Selected for 2017 Inc.5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies

On August 16, 2017, Contract Solutions, Inc. (CSI) was selected as one of the 5000 Fastest- Growing Private Companies in America by Inc. magazine. CSI joins Microsoft, Timberland, Intuit, Chobani and Oracle, who have previously received this honor. CSI is number 1773 on the list. “We are honored to receive this recognition,” said Ms. Corliss Udoema, President and CEO of CSI. “This award is attributed to the dedication and commitment of Team CSI who consistently delivers excellence.” (Continue reading here)

June 2017

Corliss Udoema Receives Congressional Commendation from U.S. House of Representatives

On Friday, June 2, 2017, Ms. Corliss Udoema, President and CEO of Contract Solutions, Inc. (CSI) received a Congressional Commendation from the United States House of Representatives. The Honorable Barbara Comstock of Virginia rose to recognize Ms. Udoema. The text of the Congressional Commendation as published in the Congressional Record, click to read the full story. (Continue reading here)

In the News: CSI Takes Care of Business, Employees and the Community by Prince William Living Magazine

Prince William Living, the premier lifestyle magazine of Prince William County and Manassas, recently published an extensive interview with our CEO, Corliss Udoema. Learn more about the start of CSI, and the organization's commitment to employees and the community. (Continue reading here)


May 2017

Corliss Udoema Selected as Third Runner-up for the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) 2017 National Small Business Person of the Year

On Monday, May 1, 2017, Ms. Corliss Udoema, President and CEO of Contract Solutions, Inc. (CSI) was announced as Third Runner-Up for the US Small Business Administration’s (SBA) National Small Business Person of the Year. In an event held at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, DC, Ms. Udoema was honored by Vice President Michael R. Pence and SBA Administrator Linda McMahon. (Continue reading here)

Contract Solutions, Inc. Named a Top 25 Temporary Staffing Company by the Washington Business Journal

Contract Solutions, Inc. (CSI) is proud named a Top 25 Temporary Staffing Company in the Washington, D.C. area by the Washington Business Journal This listing is part of the Journal’s Book of Lists – a registry of more than 1000 of the “hottest area companies in their fields.” (Continue reading here)

March 2017

Corliss Udoema Selected as 2017 Virginia State Small Business Person of the Year

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has selected Corliss Udoema as the 2017 Virginia Small Business Person of the Year. Ms. Udoema was notified of the selection through a letter from the recently confirmed SBA Administrator, Linda McMahon. In the letter, Mrs. McMahon states....(Continue reading here)


November 2016

Department of the Treasury awards $40 Million Contract to Contract Solutions, Inc. (CSI) to provide Administrative and Operational Support Services

The U.S. Department of the Treasury recently awarded a $40 million Firm-Fixed Price, Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), five-year single award contract to CSI. The purpose of this contract is to provide a broad range of administrative and operational support services required across a number of FinCEN Divisions in Washington, D. C. and Virginia....(Continue reading here)


November 2015

Small Business Success: Growing Forward While Giving Back

During the 2008 financial crisis, small businesses were hit especially hard, and many did not survive the crisis. In spite of the setback, strong entrepreneurs figured out a way to keep their business striving. One such entrepreneur is Corliss Udoema of Contract Solutions, Inc (CSI). During the past three years, CSI has graduated from a home based business to a corporate office located in Manassas, Virginia...(Continue reading here)