HERNDON, Va., Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InSysCo, a GTSI company and leading provider of software development and support services to the federal government, announced today that it has been awarded Honorable Mention in the 2011 Great Places to Work competition held by Washingtonian magazine. Winning workplaces in the Washington, DC, area were chosen on the basis of quality measures such as pay and benefits, challenging and interesting work, work/life balance, opportunities to learn and grow, financial stability, commitment to charity and community and the recognition and respect given to employees. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070712/GTSILOGO ) The magazine reviewed more than 200 companies and some 13,000 employee surveys, with the final determinations relying heavily on the scores given by a company's employees. InSysCo received particular notice for its flexible work environment, a hallmark of the company since its founding more than two decades ago. Winners were highlighted in the November issue of the magazine, which is now on newsstands. This is the seventh time Washingtonian has chosen Great Places to Work in the Washington area. The feature is published every two years and dates back to 1999. Shelbi Potter, InSysCo's VP of Business Operations said, "We're honored to have been selected for this prestigious award. The foundation of our successful 21-year history is talented, committed employees. A significant portion of our recruiting referrals is from current or former employees, which we see as the highest of compliments." About GTSI Corp. GTSI (NASDAQ: GTSI) is a leading provider of technology solutions and professional services to federal, state and local governments. Founded in 1983, the company has helped meet the unique IT needs of more than 1,700 governmental agencies nationwide. GTSI professionals draw on their deep knowledge, strategic partnerships, customer service and more than 740 industry certifications to guide agencies in selecting the most cost-effective technology available. GTSI has extensive capabilities and past performance in software development, data center, networking, collaboration, security and cloud computing solutions. In addition, GTSI's advanced engineering, integration, support and financial services – and broad portfolio of contracts – ease the planning, purchasing and deployment of solutions, and facilitates the management of mission-critical IT throughout the lifecycle. Headquartered in Herndon, Va., GTSI has approximately 500 employees. For more information visit the company's website at www.gtsi.com. About InSysCo InSysCo, a GTSI Company, is an award-winning IT services provider with the ability to leverage and integrate existing government systems and create modern solutions. InSysCo was acquired by GTSI Corp. in August 2011. For more than 20 years, InSysCo has provided the federal government with the highest level of service, support and institutional knowledge and experience. InSysCo's core capabilities include software development, program and project management and database development. InSysCo has a unique synergy of employees comprised of first-rate former government technical experts blended with industry experts who have extensive experience in information technology. InSysCo's highly regarded professionals are adept at understanding business needs and have a track record of delivering projects within budget and on schedule. InSysCo is a CMMI Level 3 company. For more information, visit www.insysco.com. SOURCE GTSI
Shares of GTSI Corporation (Nasdaq:GTSI) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $7.72 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, 47.3% above Friday's closing price of $5.24. Volume is at 86,253, 5.9 times the daily average of 14,600.