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October 31, 2018

Z FEDERAL RECEIVES ISO 9001:2015 QUALITY MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATION

Silver Spring, MD – Z FEDERAL announced today that it has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification of its Z FEDERAL Quality Management System (ZQMS™). Achievement of this certification demonstrates the company’s commitment to customer satisfaction, high quality, and continuous improvement. By meeting the extensive criteria for these standards, the company affirms its ability to consistently deliver effective quality management systems, comply with security requirements, and drive continuous improvements to products, services, and internal processes. The ZQMS™ was recommended for approval by internationally recognized audit firm, Intertek®, to the new International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 certification for Quality Management Systems.

“By obtaining the ISO 9001:2015 certification on the heels of recently receiving our CMMI® Maturity Level 3 credentials only a few weeks ago, we further demonstrate Z FEDERAL’s corporate commitment to our clients’ successes, as well as our dedication to making our own organization more efficient,” stated Chairman & CEO, Russell Hall. “As a result of having our ZQMS™ registered and recognized in the ISO community, we are strongly positioned to best serve our customers and provide more value through our enterprise quality management solutions which seamlessly flow to each individual project.”

The ISO 9001:2015 standard requires Z FEDERAL to regularly review and improve its systems and processes, document key business procedures, communicate and train staff in the entire contract life cycle from business development to project start up through closure, assure conformance to statutory and regulatory requirements, and aim to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the quality management system.

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About Z FEDERAL

Z FEDERAL is a Small Business based in Silver Spring, MD and has successfully provided a wide array of Information Technology Professional Services and Management Consulting Services for over three decades. The Company was founded in 1983 as Z, INC., rebranded in 2018 as Z FEDERAL, and continues today as a privately-held business which is 100% Employee-Owned. Company core competencies include Energy Expertise, Cybersecurity, Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resiliency, Systems Engineering, IT Infrastructure, and Program Management.

Z FEDERAL is dedicated to provide clients technical expertise, effective management, and highly-skilled and experienced staff. By delivering technology-based solutions and providing customer-focused services at competitive prices, the Company has successfully completed numerous contracts and has demonstrated the ability to identify, mitigate, control, and manage risks. Z FEDERAL offers competitive compensation and benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.