PeopleTec and Qualis Announce Joint Venture

October 01, 2015

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - PeopleTec, Inc. and Qualis Corporation, announced today the formation of Global Defense Solutions (GDS), a formal, unpopulated, woman-owned small business joint venture (JV). GDS was formed to provide the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) with the experience of a proven MDA small business prime contract holder combined with globally recognized test and evaluation expertise.GDS Leadership

"The partnership between PeopleTec and Qualis Corporation offers technically superior solutions in support of the MDA's critical mission and the Warfighters protecting our national security interests around the world," said PeopleTec co-founder and CEO Ms. Terry Jennings. "The GDS joint venture strategically positions our companies to leverage the extensive experience and demonstrated mission critical performance of the combined companies' test, exercise and wargame support in a partnership with MDA at a pivotal time in our nation's missile defense posture."

Qualis Corporation's co-founder and CEO Ms. Elizabeth Morard added, "The importance of our national security cannot be overstated. Global Defense Solutions is a strategic and robust partnership that offers the MDA access to some of our nation's thought leaders in test, exercises and wargames; and through our teammates, can provide much needed institutional knowledge to ensure mission success. This is the right partnership, at the right time for MDA. We are very excited about the partnership and the value it brings to the Agency and all its stakeholders."

Team GDS offers MDA the institutional knowledge built on a legacy of proven test, exercise and wargame experience combined with the innovation of the nation's best and brightest designed to meet the agency's dynamic mission critical requirements today and tomorrow.

To Learn More visit

About PeopleTec, Inc.

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama, PeopleTec is growth-oriented, woman-owned small business dedicated to cultivating a people-centric workplace while providing technical excellence in diversified engineering, cyber security / intel, modeling and simulation, rapid prototyping and program support to the defense community in support of the warfighter. PeopleTec's founding principles are to provide exceptional customer support by employing and retaining a highly skilled workforce, applying innovative business processes, and meeting or exceeding customers' expectations through flawless program execution. "People First. Technology Always." Learn more at


About Qualis Corporation

Qualis Corporation is a lead integrator of mission critical services for the Federal Sector to include Defense, Intelligence, Civil and International markets. Qualis enjoys a 23-year history of providing superior test and evaluation and systems engineering technical services that support leading edge military technologies and our national security. Learn more at

For further information, please contact:

Nikki Kincaid, PeopleTec, Inc.

Public Relations

Tel: (256) 319 3847