San Diego CA, Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ACC3, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), minority-owned business, announced today that it is now certified as an 8(a)-small business from the Small Business Administration. President of ACC3, Christian Lopez, says “SBA 8(a) Certification is a fantastic achievement for us and specially to receive the approval today on my mother’s birthday. 2017 has been an amazing year with great achievements, challenges and many lessons learned. We are excited at our prospects and look forward to working with the SBA.” The SBA 8(a) Business Development Program assists small, disadvantaged businesses by allowing them to compete for sole source government contracts for goods and services. Certification into the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is a stringent process in which the business needs to be controlled and owned by an individual that is at least 51% socially or economically disadvantaged. The program spans over nine years with a four-year developmental stage and five-year transition stage. Within that time, SBA closely monitors the progress of the business on each stage to make sure they are accomplishing their goals. About ACC3 ACC3 is a minority-owned, SBA Certified 8(a), and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB certified by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs) skilled in providing exemplary management consulting services focusing on Program/Project Management, Information Technology (IT), and Business Process Management (BPM) with a specialization and certification in Pegasystems and its Pega Rules Process Commander (PRPC). Since it’s founding, ACC3 has been hard at work building quality partner and client relationships by engaging, listening, assessing and delivering solutions meeting or exceeding client and partner needs and expectations. ACC3 has offices in San Diego, CA and Falls Church, VA.