Don’t Fall Behind on Key CMMC Steps for 2021 DOD Contracting Opportunities
As a company interested in working with the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), you’re probably aware of Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Industry watchers predict CMMC compliance will appear in a significant number of contracts this year. Businesses face a shrinking timetable to prepare for this crucial certification audit—but Dun & Bradstreet and QOMPLX can help.
Join our government and security experts in a new webinar aimed at business owners who want to participate in 2021 DOD contract bids. This session provides a straightforward, actionable overview and interactive Q&A so that you understand:
- Certification levels and their requirements
- Key dates and timelines
- Potential costs and budgeting needs
- Benefits of pre-assessment
- Security consulting options
Don’t let the noise and confusion around CMMC hold you back. The sooner your firm is ready for the certification audit, the sooner you can do business with the DOD.
E. W. “Chip” Lilliewood Jr.
Dun & Bradstreet Vice President, Government Programs & Channels
Chip Lilliewood helms Dun & Bradstreet’s Government Programs & Channels team, which is responsible for public sector business development and identifying qualified partner companies. He joined the company from Vector Federal Solutions, LLC, a provider of programmatics, analytics, technology services, and logistics, for which he was Founder and Chief Executive Officer. He is also the former Vice President at Logistics Systems, Incorporated, where he established and headed the firm’s science, engineering, and technical services division.
Lilliewood is a retired U.S. Army Colonel after more than 25 years of active service. He holds Master of Science degrees in Logistics Management and Material Acquisition Management from the Florida Institute of Technology, as well as a Master of Military Arts and Science from the United States Air Force’s Air University. He is also a graduate of The Citadel.
QOMPLX President and General Manager, Government Solutions Division
Bill Solms leads the newly created government solutions division, with a focus on supporting mission-critical organizations, both public and private, during their technological transformations. During his three-decade career, he has combined government-centric security roles in the private sector with distinguished military service. Before joining QOMPLX, Solms was Vice President and General Manager, Federal Division, for Qualys, where he led government IT initiatives. Prior to Qualys, he served as President and CEO of Wave Systems. A graduate of the U.S. Military Academy, Solms began his military career as a paratrooper and Apache helicopter pilot before taking the role of Strategic Planner for the Joint Chiefs of Staff.