SPEAR Incorporated Acquired by CALIBRE Systems, Inc.

November 6, 2018

SPEAR Incorporated Acquired by CALIBRE Systems, Inc.

Combined company will drive innovative technology solutions together.

Herndon, VA, November 6, 2018 – SPEAR Incorporated (“SPEAR”) and CALIBRE Systems, Inc. (“CALIBRE”), an employee-owned management consulting and information technology solutions company based in Alexandria, Virginia, today announced the acquisition of SPEAR by CALIBRE. The companies will combine business operations effective immediately wherein SPEAR will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of CALIBRE. Founded in 2012, SPEAR has been recognized as one of the fastest growing IT companies in the Washington DC metro area, serving clients in the DoD, Federal Civilian, and Intelligence communities within the Federal IT contracting industry.

“This is an excellent outcome for our company, customers, partners, and employees. When Co-Founding SPEAR, we envisioned a Federal information-technology leader. SPEAR, A CALIBRE Company, now builds on that promise and its own successes by taking SPEAR’s expertise to more customers than ever,” said Gino Antonelli, Co-Founder, President and COO for SPEAR.

“CALIBRE’s success and culture is a natural fit for SPEAR. Collectively, we will draw on our years of experience and remain focused on delivering outstanding technology capabilities and services for our clients. I look forward to the next episode of SPEAR and driving synergy with CALIBRE,” said Richard Pineda, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Spear.

About Spear, Inc.

SPEAR Incorporated was founded with a mission to deliver superior, IT solutions, cybersecurity, and data analytics services for business partners and federal agency clients.

SPEAR’s solutions/performance/results-driven approach reflects the passion and entrepreneurial spirit of its founders. SPEAR was named to the Washington Business Journal’s Best Places to Work list in 2018, GovCon 2017 Federal Contractor of the Year, SECAF 2017 Government Contractor of the Year, ACG 2017 Emerging Growth Company of the Year, Washington Technology Fast 50 in both 2017/2018, and earned a prestigious spot on the 2017 and 2018 Inc. 500|5000 List. Spear is also an Elite status Splunk partner. For more information about Spear, please visit www.spear-inc.net. 

About CALIBRE

Established in 1989, Alexandria, Virginia-based CALIBRE is an employee-owned management consulting and information technology solutions company supporting government and industry. CALIBRE delivers enduring solutions that solve management, technology, and program challenges in the areas of financial performance and logistics; health and information management; human capital management and training; and infrastructure, engineering, and environment.

For more information about CALIBRE, please visit www.calibresys.com 

Media Contact:

Suzanne Albisu
Director, Marketing & Strategic Communications
703.832.1602
salbisu@spear-inc.net