Overview and Philosophy

Liberty Business Associates is an Economically Disadvantaged, Woman-Owned, Small, Business (EDWOSB) founded in 2002. Owned and operated in Charleston, SC, with additional resources throughout the east coast and Ft. Leavenworth, KS, Liberty Business Associates has experienced steady and controlled growth, allowing us to consistently implement lessons learned and improve our service offerings.

At the heart of our company is the desire to serve our country and protect the safety of our homeland and our fellow patriots.  We organized the company to fulfill a collective desire to serve that ultimately contributes to national security.  Our goal is to provide client services that are responsive and flexible to meet the current and foreseeable needs of our clients.

Liberty Business Associates adheres to the Project Management Institute (PMI) principles of managing work, which focus on cost, schedule and quality. Learn more about our Core Competencies and past Performance, or visit the About page for information about recent projects. Interested in a new and challenging position? Visit our Employment Opportunities page to see how you can become a member of our team.

News

LIBERTY BUSINESS ASSOCIATES JOINS THE ARMY’S TRADOC ARCHITECTURE AND INTEGRATION MANAGEMENT DIVISION (AIMD) SUPPORT TEAM

November 11, 2014

Ft. Eustis, VA Liberty Business Associates, LLC announced today that it has won a subcontract under Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc. to provide architecture development and analysis support to the U.S. Army’s Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) Architecture and Integration Management Division (AIMD). Liberty will develop Architecture products in support of Army requirements for organizational changes, Army and Joint acquisition programs and COE Mission Threads development. The contract includes efforts in Ft. Eustis, VA, Ft. Benning, GA and Ft. Gordon, GA.

Liberty won this contract due to the company’s comprehensive knowledge of the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System, Army training programs, and current Army and Training and Doctrine Command training philosophy, concepts and methodologies. “We are excited to use our past performance with the Army to support Booz Allen Hamilton in this endeavor,” said Beth Waugh, President of Liberty Business Associates, LLC. “We look forward to bringing our cost-cutting expertise to the contract as the Army continues to seek greater efficiencies in its work.”

Liberty Business Associates, LLC is a woman-owned, small business based in Charleston, SC. Since inception in 2002, Liberty has provided program management and technical support services to government and commercial clients emphasizing support of requirements definition and analysis, joint interoperability, configuration management, critical infrastructure protection and business operations. Liberty’s current and recent clients include the U.S. Army-Army Training Support Center at Ft. Eustis, U.S. Joint Forces Command, Joint Systems Integration Center, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Department of Energy, South Carolina Research Authority, National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center Southeast, and Department of Justice.

For more information, contact:
Wes Smith
(843) 329-1991
wes.smith@libertyba.com

 

PDES, INC. AWARDS LIBERTY BUSINESS ASSOCIATES CONTRACT TO EXECUTE THE TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 

October 8, 2014

Charleston, SC Liberty Business Associates, LLC announced today that it has won a contract to execute the technical development plan for PDES, Inc. PDES, Inc.  awarded this contract to Liberty due to the company’s proven track record in managing both government and commercial projects. For this effort, Liberty brings together a team with decades of experience in executing complex technical projects that involve model-based manufacturing standards.  The signature standards developed by PDES, Include ISO 10303:242 Model-based 3D engineering, ISO 10303:233 Systems Engineering, ISO 10303:239 Product life-cycle support, ISO 10303: 209: Composite and metallic structural analysis and related design, and ISO 10303:210  Electronic assembly, interconnection, and packaging design.

“I was impressed by the capabilities that Liberty was able to offer PDES, Inc. and I look forward to how this relationship may expand.  Liberty provides PDES, Inc. with a professional and flexible approach in assisting the consortium to achieve the desired technical goals of its members,” said Jack Harris, General Manager of PDES, Inc.

“Liberty delivers a thorough knowledge of the execution of complex-technical projects,” said Beth Waugh, President of Liberty Business Associates. “We are excited that this contract allows us to work with PDES, Inc. on the execution of their technical plan to address the needs of their members.”

Liberty Business Associates, LLC is a woman-owned, small business based in Charleston, SC. Since inception in 2002, Liberty has provided program management and technical support services to government and commercial clients emphasizing support of requirements definition and analysis, joint interoperability, configuration management, critical infrastructure protection and business operations. Liberty’s current and recent clients include the U.S. Army-Army Training Support Center at Ft. Eustis, U.S. Joint Forces Command, Joint Systems Integration Center, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Department of Energy, South Carolina Research Authority, National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center Southeast, and Department of Justice.

PDES, Inc. is a member-based consortia supporting the needs of industry, government and academia in the development and implementation standards for the model-based digital enterprise. It supports efforts in model-based engineering, manufacturing, and sustainment. The organization was established in 1988.

For more information, contact:
Sarah Edwards
(843) 329-1991
sarah.edwards@libertyba.com

 

NIST AWARDS LIBERTY BUSINESS ASSOCIATES MANUFACTURING STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT CONTRACT

March 21, 2014

Charleston, SC – Liberty Business Associates, LLC announced today that it has won a contract to support the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in ensuring that the manufacturing standard “ISO 10303:242 Managed, model-based 3D engineering” is interoperable with new advanced manufacturing capabilities. Liberty will supply technical expertise and technical management to oversee the development of a new edition of the standard that incorporates new product and manufacturing information. Liberty will also have oversight of upgrades to the development environment used to publish ISO 10303 standards. The ISO 10303 manufacturing standards, commonly known as STEP, are the most widely-used standards for the exchange of 3D product data across the product life-cycle. The first year of the contract will focus on upgrades to the development environment and laying the groundwork for the second edition of AP242, and the following three option years will culminate in a completed standard with supporting documentation.

NIST awarded this contract to Liberty due to the company’s proven track record in managing both government and commercial projects. For this effort, Liberty brings together a team with decades of experience in the development and publishing of the manufacturing standards.

“Liberty delivers a thorough knowledge of the consensus-driven standards development process for ISO standards,” said Beth Waugh, President of Liberty Business Associates. “We are excited that this contract allows us to work with NIST on this important manufacturing standard.”

Liberty Business Associates, LLC is an Economically Disadvantaged, Woman-Owned, Small Business (EDWOSB) based in Charleston, SC. Since inception in 2002, Liberty has provided program management and technical support services to government and commercial clients emphasizing support of requirements definition and analysis, joint interoperability, configuration management, critical infrastructure protection and business operations. Liberty’s current and recent clients include the U.S. Army-Army Training Support Center at Ft. Eustis, U.S. Joint Forces Command, Joint Systems Integration Center, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Department of Energy, South Carolina Research Authority, National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center Southeast, and Department of Justice.

For more information, contact:
Wes Smith
(843) 329-1991
wes.smith@libertyba.com

U.S. Army Awards Liberty Business Associates Training Services Contract

September 23, 2013

Ft. Eustis, VA – Liberty Business Associates, LLC announced today that it has won a prime contract to provide training and technical support services to the U.S. Army System Training Integration and Devices and Directorate (STIDD). Under the terms of the three-year contract, Liberty will ensure that training support products are developed, tested, resourced and fielded. Using an Agile process, Liberty personnel will perform Army Command level staff coordination for the Soldier Training Support Program, the Training Support Enterprise Master Plan and other training projects and programs. The contract includes requirement prioritization and planning, programming, budgeting, and executing programmatic requirements for training aids, devices, simulators and simulations.

The U.S. Army awarded this contract to Liberty due to the company’s comprehensive knowledge of the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System, Army training programs, and current Army and Training and Doctrine Command training philosophy, concepts and methodologies. “Liberty delivers a thorough understanding of the Joint and Army combat/capability developments process,” said Beth Waugh, President of Liberty Business Associates. “We are excited that this contract allows us to continue and broaden our scope of operations within the Army Training Support Center.”

Liberty Business Associates, LLC is a woman-owned, small business based in Charleston, SC. Since inception in 2002, Liberty has provided program management and technical support services to government and commercial clients emphasizing support of requirements definition and analysis, joint interoperability, configuration management, critical infrastructure protection and business operations. Liberty’s current and recent clients include the U.S. Army-Army Training Support Center at Ft. Eustis, U.S. Joint Forces Command, Joint Systems Integration Center, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Department of Energy, South Carolina Research Authority, National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center Southeast, and Department of Justice.

For more information, contact:

Wes Smith

(843) 329-1991

wes.smith@libertyba.com

Recipient of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s “Administrator’s Award for Excellence” in 2010

Nominated by SPAWAR Atlantic as 2010 Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year – Liberty Business Associates