The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded the FDA On-Site Records and Information Management (RIM) contract (# 75F40120D00022) to MPF-ZAI Solutions, LLC, a Small Business Administration-approved joint venture between MPF Federal, LLC and Zimmerman Associates, Inc. (ZAI). In addition, MPF-ZAI is pleased to include BarnAllen Technologies, Inc. as a subcontractor on this effort. MPF-ZAI Team has more than 30 years of combined experience supporting FDA and its mission.
The On-Site RIM contract is a follow-on to the successful On-Site RIM and Document Control Rooms contract. This contract will continue moving FDA toward a streamlined 21st century electronic RIM environment that complies with Federally-mandated record keeping requirements, maintains a high level of accountability to U.S. citizens, and preserves the integrity of public records while creating cost efficiencies that allow the agency to focus on advancing its scientific and public health efforts.
"We are excited to partner with ZAI in forming the MPF-ZAI Solutions joint venture to continue work on the On-Site RIM contract, a critical component of FDA’s mission to protect the health of the American public," said Anna Gilmore-Hall, President of both MPF-ZAI Solutions and MPF Federal. Mary Blevins, ZAI CEO added, "through MPF-ZAI Solutions, we look forward to a continued successful partnership with FDA over the next contract term." The FDA On-Site RIM contract has a five-year period of performance.
MPF-ZAI Solutions, LLC is an 8(a) joint venture formed in compliance with the Small Business Administration’s (SBA’s) Mentor‐Protégé Program by partners MPF Federal, LLC (MPF) and Zimmerman Associates, Inc. (ZAI), and approved by the SBA in April 2020. MPF Federal is a fast-growing SBA 8(a)-certified HUBZone and Woman-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) providing professional services to both public and private sectors. Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Gaithersburg, MD, MPF Federal is ISO 9001:2015-certified and provides technical and management services to clients in the areas of program management, research and evaluation, life sciences and animal research support, systems development and operations, and IT and security. Headquartered in Fairfax, VA, ZAI is an ISO 9001:2015-certified and CMMI Level 3 assessed company with more than 40 years of dedication to exceeding client expectations. ZAI offers a broad array of services, with a focus on the effective management of information to enhance customers’ ability to achieve their missions. From managing records, libraries, and information centers, to business process services and the IT systems used to support them, to complex support of the U.S. Navy submarine fleet, the company’s focus on quality and customer service is at the forefront of everything it does.