McLean, VA – Oct. 22, 2015 – Trowbridge & Trowbridge LLC (T&T) is a small woman-owned and managed business, which has now been certified by the National Women Business Owners Corporation to also be an Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB).

President and CEO, Karen Trowbridge started T&T in 2006, with Chief Operating Officer, Christine Brandell joining the company in 2011. Together both women personally ensure a high-level focus on all critical customer requirements and guarantee company resources are available to all T&T clients.

Trowbridge said, “This is a new and important distinction for T&T. It opens doors to us that were previously closed, and provides new avenues to grow our business. Chris and I are very proud of what we’ve accomplished so far, and eager to explore new avenues of success.”

They are both strong advocates for women in business. Ms. Trowbridge has spoken on several occasions at numerous events on the importance of entrepreneurship to women. Ms. Brandell has proven to be a role model for T&T employees and other women in the contracting industry. She was the only female COO awarded the 2014 SmartCEO Executive Management Award.

T&T is an award-winning economically disadvantaged woman-owned small business (EDWOSB) and a Prime contractor on Alliant SB, NIH CIO-SP3 SB, and IMCS III. They are CMMI LVL2 appraised with an ISO 9001:2008 certified infrastructure providing premier information technology, data center operations, cyber security, and unified communications services to the federal civilian and defense markets. For additional information, contact Ty Bachus at 571-499-4150, or