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Aptive Named 2023 Elev8 GovCon Honoree by OrangeSlices AI

January 10, 2023

OrangeSlices AI named Aptive a 2023 Elev8 GovCon Honoree for its outstanding work as a federal government contractor. Selection for the award is based on characteristics in eight key areas that ultimately provide a competitive edge with high levels of employee and customer engagement and loyalty.

Elev8 GovCon awardees represent companies that separate themselves from their competitors through their actions and the impact their organization and leaders have on employees as part of the larger GovCon community. Organizations must not only bring efficient and effective solutions but also a corporate culture that demonstrates excellence to attract potential partners and future clients.

Companies are selected as honorees based on the following key areas:

  • Expounding a corporate culture
  • Evidence of mission focus
  • Execution as an ethical, reputable and sought-after partner
  • Execution as an ethical, reputable and sought-after partner
  • Employee focus
  • Engagement with the broader community
  • Embracing philanthropy
  • Evidence of inclusivity
  • Exemplification of innovation

"We’re proud to be recognized by OrangeSlices as an Elev8 GovCon honoree," said Eric Gonzales, Aptive's vice president of growth and client development. “Beyond business, the award takes into account other areas that we prioritize at Aptive related to our people. We are constantly evolving in ways that help our employees develop, engage in our community, encourage inclusivity and venture into more philanthropic opportunities. These activities don’t always come naturally to organizations, so it is rewarding to know that we are on the right track with our efforts."

View the official announcement from OrangeSlices here.

About OrangeSlices AI
Developed by a team of government and industry contracting subject matter experts, the OrangeSlices AI data driven platform is a publicly available searchable listing of the top information technology and consulting services contractors doing business with the Federal government today. Driven by a robust and comprehensive set of authoritative and trusted data sources, the tool is intended to help government and industry leaders find the right partner to help deliver on the important missions of the Federal government.

About Aptive
Aptive provides expertise in mission support, strategic engagement, health solutions and digital transformation. We support some of the most innovative and inspiring programs across the government, helping to improve performance, connect with people and navigate change. Led by CEO Rachele Cooper, a Navy Veteran and aerospace engineer, Aptive is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia. Our hundreds of employees across the country are committed to shaping the future as we have for the last decade. Connect with us at

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