Gov Star Award Logo-2015Arlington, VA, October 2, 2015—Innovative Defense Technologies (IDT) has been named a finalist for SmartCEO’s GovStar Awards. These annual awards recognize Washington, DC-area companies that have demonstrated excellence in the competitive government contracting sector. The program honors contractors for their technology innovation, workplace environment, growth, veteran support and impact on the industry as a whole.

Sponsored by Smart CEO and J.P. Morgan Chase, the GovStar Awards include the following categories: Star Performer, Star Warfighter, Star Workplace, Technical Trailblazer, and Industry Star.  IDT is a finalist for the Technical Trailblazer award, which honors companies for their innovative technologies.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, IDT provides automated test and analysis solutions for the Department of Defense’s (DOD) large, complex, mission-critical systems. The company uses patented Automated Test and ReTest (ATRT) technologies to change the way software and systems are tested, analyzed and protected. IDT’s customized solutions enable its DOD customers to improve software quality, reduce testing time and increase efficiency.

Finalists for the GovStar Awards will be profiled in the November/December issue of Washington SmartCEO magazine. Winners will be announced live at the GovStar Awards ceremony on November 2, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, VA.