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Tyler Link

Tyler Link has 11 years experience in Marketing & Sales in the Aerospace and Government Contract Compliance industries. Tyler's government contract compliance work began as a Contract Administrator, where he performed contract and grants (SBIR) closeouts and supported DCMA property audits with Tech BizSolutions and Synkera Technologies. He later found his calling running the Marketing, Sales and Business Development departments of ReliAscent LLC and Technology Applications, Inc. (TAI), sister companies owned by Brian Sperry. Tyler works full time as the Director of Business Development for TAI, and is the Part-Time Marketing Director for ReliAscent.

Recent Posts

Boeing & Lockheed's SBIR Topics of Interest

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Sep 21, 2021 @ 11:00 AM

As many government contractors may already know, the U.S. Department of Defense pre-released their SBIR/STTR FY21.3/C solicitation topics on August 25th. What you may not know, is that both Boeing and Lockheed Martin review each solicitation and then publish lists of topics that they are interested in.  If they like your potential solution, they may be willing to provide your business with a Letter of Interest (once you have a technical concept, you then engage with the Subject Matter Experts identified in the spreadsheets).

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Topics: SBIR/STTR Proposal Resources, SBIR Proposal Support, SBIR Letters of Interest, SBIR/STTR Topics of Interest, SBIR Pricing Proposal Help, Approved Rates for SBIR Phase II

Free DCAA Compliance Reviews

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Sep 14, 2021 @ 03:06 PM

As a small business government contractor or grantee, do you know whether or not your accounting system (not just your software) is DCAA compliant? Are you confident you would pass an audit from the DCAA or your contracting agency? Or, if you had a compliant system setup or audited years ago, do you know whether or not it is still in compliance?

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Outsourcing Works and the Pandemic Proves It

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Aug 17, 2021 @ 02:30 PM

Both small and large companies across the country are learning that outsourcing certain tasks makes a lot of sense these days. With COVID came the realization that entire segments of our economy and many businesses could function on a remote basis. No longer are costly facilities and utility bills a requirement—nor is wasting several hours a day commuting to and from the office or having everyone or every task contained within the office. Across industries, and indeed, even in our own personal lives, companies and people are finding creative ways to not only cut costs, but to enhance their offerings and/or products, and focus on what matters most.

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Topics: DCAA Compliant Accounting, outsourced government contract accounting, DCAA compliant accounting services, outsourced dcaa compliant accounting

Government Contract Reviews and the SF 26: Protecting Your Business

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Apr 14, 2021 @ 02:40 PM

There is a LOT of information in a Department of Defense contract (and most Government contracts and grants, for that matter). So, how do you know what you are signing up for when you’ve been handed a contract the size of a novel? You perform a thorough Government Contract Review.

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Topics: government contract reviews, SF 26, government contract management consulting, outsourced government contract management

DoD Reopens SBIR/STTR 2021.1/A For Proposal Submission

Posted by Tyler Link on Mon, Mar 01, 2021 @ 03:59 PM

The Department of Defense has reopened the SBIR/STTR 2021.1/A SBIR/STTR BAA for proposal submission through March 4.  Full proposals  must be submitted and certified in the Defense SBIR/STTR Innovation Portal (DSIP) no later than Thursday at 12 PM Eastern Final proposal submission includes successful completion of all firm level forms, all required volumes, and electronic corporate official certification.

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Topics: SBIR 2021.1, DoD SBIR 2021.1, DoD STTR 2021.A, SBIR Accounting Services

Government Contract Management Expertise is Critical in Unpredictable Times

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Feb 23, 2021 @ 03:46 PM

Keeping you up at night

Many questions can keep government contractors awake at night: "why am I losing money on this contract," “will I be able to deliver on time,” or “what happens if my contract is terminated?Read the Full Blog Here

Topics: government contract management, government contract administration

Outsourcing Low ROI Tasks in Turbulent Times

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Jan 26, 2021 @ 12:17 PM

You Didnt Come this far to only come this far

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Topics: outsourced dcaa compliant accounting, dcaa accounting services, dcaa bookkeeping

Colorado PTAC SBIR/STTR Event Reminder

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Jan 20, 2021 @ 11:19 AM

Reminder to Colorado-based Small Businesses working with the Federal Government, or interested in pursuing government contracts & grants:

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Topics: SBIR/STTR, Colorado PTAC, Submitting an SBIR/STTR Proposal, SBIR/STTR Support Services