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Patriot Group Executives Craddock and Whitfield Recognized as Rising Stars of Government Contracting

Warrenton, Va. (October 8, 2020) – Patriot Group International (PGI) Chief Executive Officer Greg Craddock and Chief Operating Officer Rob Whitfield were recognized as Rising Stars of Government Contracting by DCA Live.  DCA Live publishes a digital newsletter featuring profiles of leading companies and professionals from legal, association & nonprofit, entrepreneur, federal tech, real estate and corporate communities.  DCA Live also hosts events featuring the fastest growing companies and most dynamic professionals in the Washington, DC region.    

The award was presented, in a virtual format, at the Rising Stars of GovCon Awards Program.  The program recognizes the great rising stars in the Capital region’s robust and growing government contracting industry. Over the past several decades, this space has spawned many of the area’s great companies and business executives and will soon be led by a new generation.  

PGI has experienced impressive growth in recent years, securing contracts that showcase the company’s deep experience in expeditionary support services. The company has achieved this through the cultivation of an organizational culture that values all team members.  PGI also has a strong commitment to philanthropy and non-profit organizations that assist veterans and support human rights

“It is an honor to be recognized, but this was made possible by the hard work and commitment of our personnel, many of whom are working in challenging environments on a continual basis.  The credit belongs to them.” said Greg Craddock, PGI CEO. “Having two senior executives from the same company receive this recognition shows that PGI and our exceptional team of people are the Rising Stars. Thanks to DCA Live for recognizing this team.” added Rob Whitfield, PGI COO.

Rising Stars of GovCon is presented to a Greater Washington-area government contracting leader for distinguished financial and operational accomplishments and for outstanding contributions to employees, the government contracting industry and the U.S. Government in the past year.