Macfadden Awarded Subcontract by HumanTouch to Provide Information Technology Services and Solutions to the FDA
Wednesday, 22 October 2008
Macfadden announced today that it has been awarded a subcontract by HumanTouch, LLC to provide information technology (IT) services to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). HumanTouch is one of ten companies awarded this indefinite delivery and indefinite quantity (IDIQ) prime contract for the $2.5 billion Information and Computing Technologies for the 21st Century (ICT21) program.
"HumanTouch and Macfadden share a commitment to bringing innovative healthcare information technology solutions to critical markets and we both have a proven record of innovation at the FDA," said Russell E. Hall, President and CEO at Macfadden. "We are excited to work with a stellar group of businesses to enhance and modernize the FDA's IT and data management systems."
HumanTouch's ICT21 team includes CDW-G, KPMG, Nortel Government Solutions, Oracle Consulting, ServerVault and Stanley as well as small business service providers Macfadden, NewVista Advisors, Now Technologies, Zimmerman Associates, Computer Technology Services (CTS)?a small minority and woman-owned business?and Guident?a minority-owned business.