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PCS-Mosaic Acquires Four Federal Government Cyber Consulting Firms

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U.S. National security specialist PCS-Mosaic Holdings has acquired four government IT consulting and intelligence companies from ASRC Federal, and rolled them into a new business called Athenix Cyber & SIGINT Solutions. On a related note, ASRC Federal is acquiring an equity interest in PCS-Mosaic.

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The acquired companies — OSI LLC, Agency Consulting Group, Kimmich Software Solutions and ExaTech Solutions — are now part of PCS-Mosaic’s Athenix Cyber & SIGINT Solutions business based in Columbia, Maryland.

PCS-Mosaic: Overall Cyber Expertise

The broader PCS-Mosaic company portfolio also includes:

  • Mosaic Technologies Group based in Fulton, Maryland; and
  • Visual Awareness Technologies & Consulting based in Tampa, Florida.

The overall PCS-Mosaic Holdings business now employees more than 400 people focused on  intelligence, cyber and special operations customers at key locations in Maryland, Georgia, Virginia, and Texas, and at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida, and Fort Bragg in North Carolina, the organization said.

In a prepared statement about the four business acquisitions, Pierre Chao, chairman of PCS-Mosaic, said:

“PCS-Mosaic has taken another important step in building a mid-tier, pure-play contractor of scale, substance and focus that can better serve customers at the pointy end of the spear in the intelligence, cyber, and special operations domains with agility and ingenuity. PCS-Mosaic is committed to providing ongoing resources and capital to continue the growth of this new business unit, with the goal of addressing our customers’ most critical national security needs.”

Added Tom Middleton, PCS-Mosaic CEO:

“These acquisitions will enable PCS-Mosaic to bring a powerful offering of advanced technology and services capabilities to front-line customers including systems and software, and intelligence and readiness solutions for our customers’ most demanding missions The combination of these businesses provides critical mass, past performance and a pipeline of opportunities that positions the company for the next stage of growth as a leader in the intelligence sector and creates incredible professional development opportunities for employees.”

Concluded Jason Nichols, ASRC Federal Defense & Intel operating group president:

“This transaction allows us to stay invested in the important work being performed for specific programs in the intelligence community that will now be a part of PCS-Mosaic, while we focus on continuing to grow in other critical Defense & Intel markets."

Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.