News and Events

Effective September 6, 2017, GSA awarded A P Ventures a contract award on GSA’s Professional Services Schedule (PSS) for business consulting solutions. This indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) multiple award schedule provides direct access to simple or complex fixed-price or labor-hour professional services.

On June 13, 2017, GSA awarded A P Ventures a contract award on GSA’s 8(a) STARS II GWAC. This small business set-aside GWAC provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners, and provides a faster alternative to time-consuming and costly full and open competitions.

January 10, 2017 – Columbia, MD – A P Ventures today announced that it has been appraised at level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®. The appraisal was performed by Qminds Consulting Global Private Limited.

CMMI is a capability improvement framework that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance.

May 17, 2016 – Columbia, MD – A P Ventures (APV) has been awarded the Human Capital and Training Solutions Small Business (HCaTS SB) government-wide Multiple Award, Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (MA-IDIQ) task order contract vehicle, as announced today by the General Services Administration (GSA). The HCaTS SB IDIQ is the result of a partnership between the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and GSA to provide next-generation training and development, human capital, and organizational performance improvement services to federal agencies.

March 17, 2016 – Columbia, MD – The all-new MDgo4it website designed and developed by A P Ventures (APV) for the Maryland Higher Education Commission is now live.

October 20, 2015 – Columbia, MD – A P Ventures (APV) has launched the first phase of STARTALK, a web portal of the National Foreign Language Center.

July 30, 2015 – Columbia, MD – A P Ventures has completed an interactive, online Financial Literacy course to be offered as part of the Maryland State Department of Education’s Maryland Virtual Learning Opportunities (MVLO) program for public high school students across the state.

July 25, 2015 – Columbia, MD – A new online course titled, “Introduction to Video Game Design and Development” was recently created by Columbia-based firm A P Ventures for the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE). The new course was successfully piloted this past spring and will be available statewide for public high school students this fall.

July 20, 2015 – Columbia, MD – A P Ventures has completed a project-based online Environmental Science course as part of the Maryland State Department of Education’s online high school course offerings.

July 1, 2015 – Columbia, MD – A P Ventures has been awarded as a prime on an IDIQ contract by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), to provide support for the CMS Survey and Certification Group (SCG) National Surveyor Training Program (NSTP).

CMS-NSTP is a multiple award indefinite-delivery / indefinite-quantity contract (IDIQ). The IDIQ has a base term of one year, four one-year option periods, and a total ceiling value for all awardees of $200 million. A total of 13 companies received awards under the IDIQ.

ARLINGTON, Virginia – June 25, 2015 – At the 10th annual Federal Business Forum & Expo hosted by Minority Enterprise Advocate magazine, president and founder of A P Ventures (APV), Nandita Gududuri, received the Technology Business Executive of the Year award.

Gududuri is the woman behind the woman-owned IT firm founded in 2006 in Columbia, Maryland. The firm specializes in e-learning, web design and portal development, strategic staffing and management consulting, custom software development, and ERP solutions.