Our History


May 2022

SMA publishes four books in its new “Program Lifecycle Body of Knowledge” series.

March 2018

SM&A becomes SMA, Inc.

February 2017

SM&A releases Talent on Demand® (TOD®), the industry-leading platform that connects project needs with an array of professional talent more precisely, efficiently, and effortlessly than before.
Ajay Patel President & CEO

June 2013

Caltius Partners, LP, acquires SM&A from Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC. Ajay Patel becomes President and CEO.
30 years of winning


SM&A celebrates 30 years of winning!
Cardinal Technologies logo

December 2010

SM&A acquires Cardinal Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of project management office (PMO) and technology services to government and industry clients in the IT market.
Black Ram Engineering

August 2010

SM&A acquires Black Ram Engineering Services, LLC, a provider of engineering, system design, test, and business capture services for land, sea, and air platforms.
Finish Line Solutions

April 2010

SM&A acquires Finish Line Solutions, Inc., a management consulting firm focused on helping businesses win state and local work through proven methods and processes built exclusively for state and local opportunities.

October 2009

SM&A acquires ifour, LLC, a management consulting firm focused on helping businesses win more work from federal, state & local governments through superior research & analysis, business development & strategy consulting, and targeted capture support for specific pursuits, including competitive assessment and price-to-win (CA/PTW) analysis.
SM&A Pursue. Win. Perform.

October 2009

New logo, new tagline:
Pursue. Win. Perform.®

December 2008

Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC, acquires SM&A.

September 2007

SM&A acquires Performance Management Associates, Inc., (PMA) a leading provider of Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) implementation, analysis, and training for enterprise project management solutions.
Steven Myers

March 2007

Steven Myers retires from SM&A as Chairman of the Board and CEO.
Project Planning, Inc. (PPI)

February 2007

SM&A acquires Project Planning, Inc., (PPI) a leading provider of consulting, education, implementation and support services for enterprise project management solutions.
SM&A When You Must Win

November 2006

SM&A is incorporated in Delaware
1000th Proposal


SM&A celebrates submission of the 1,000th client proposal

August 2003

SM&A begins trading on Nasdaq National Market as “WINS”
SM& Success Makers

January 2002

Emergent Information Technologies, Inc., becomes SM&A.

November 2001

Emergent Information Technologies-East is sold to L‑3 Communications, leaving Emergent to focus on being a comprehensive provider of high-end management consulting and competitive strategy consulting services, integrated proposal management services, and program support services.
Emergent Information Technologies, Inc. (EITI)

February 2000

SM&A Corporation becomes Emergent Information Technologies, Inc., trading on the Nasdaq Small Cap as "EITI".

February 2000

SM&A Corporation acquires Systems Simulation Solutions, Inc., (S3I) specializing in the design, development and application of powerful simulation software products for the U.S. Air Force, and assisting them on evaluating large-scale campaign level operations.

September 1999

SM&A Corporation acquires Kapos Associates, Inc., a provider of leadership in the war gaming, modeling. and analysis to the U.S. Government.

March 1999

SM&A Corporation acquires Systems Integration Software, Inc., (SIS) a provider of systems engineering, information systems development, scientific research, and program management support to the U.S. Government, principally the Department of Defense.

August 1998

SM&A Corporation acquires Decision-Science Applications, Inc., (DSA) with expertise in information systems, software development, electrical engineering, telecommunications, and physics.
SM&A Corporation

August 1998

Steven Myers & Associates, Inc., becomes SM&A Corporation; Steven Myers & Associates, Inc., is formed as a wholly-owned subsidiary of SM&A Corporation.

May 1998

Steven Myers & Associates, Inc. acquires StamiNet, Inc.

May 1998

Steven Myers & Associates, Inc. acquires Space Applications Corporation (SAC), a provider of systems engineering, scientific research, program management support, and military operations support services to the nation’s military and civilian space programs, the national intelligence community, and the national defense sector.
Steven Myers & Associates, Inc. (SM&A)

January 1998

Steven Myers & Associates, Inc. is listed on the Nadsaq as "WINS" with an opening stock price of $12.00
Steven Myers & Associates (SM&A)

September 1982

Steven S. Myers founds Steven Myers & Associates (SM&A)