2018 Fed 100

Federal 100: Meagan Metzger

Name: Meagan Metzger
Title: CEO and Founder
Company: Dcode

Educating the innovators. Tapping into Silicon Valley-type talent has been the government's stated goal for nearly a decade, yet innovative companies still face daunting barriers to entry. With Dcode, Metzger is teaching those firms how to overcome the obstacles and understand how federal IT works. In 2017, she saw 27 firms graduate from the technology accelerator program. And although the emphasis is on providing the tools, context and connections to help companies survive the long haul in federal contracting, the short-term dividends are obvious as well: Dcode companies won 21 contract awards in 2017.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • Cybersecurity

    DHS floats 'collective defense' model for cybersecurity

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen wants her department to have a more direct role in defending the private sector and critical infrastructure entities from cyberthreats.

  • Defense
    Defense Secretary James Mattis testifies at an April 12 hearing of the House Armed Services Committee.

    Mattis: Cloud deal not tailored for Amazon

    On Capitol Hill, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sought to quell "rumors" that the Pentagon's planned single-award cloud acquisition was designed with Amazon Web Services in mind.

  • Census
    shutterstock image

    2020 Census to include citizenship question

    The Department of Commerce is breaking with recent practice and restoring a question about respondent citizenship last used in 1950, despite being urged not to by former Census directors and outside experts.

Stay Connected

FCW Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.