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Washington APEX Accelerator Provides No-Cost Assistance:

  • Assistance with government registrations and certifications
  • Interpretation of solicitations
  • Proposal review
  • Marketing assistance to help determine key markets
  • Specifications, standards and drawings
  • All other areas of selling to the government (Federal, State, and local)
  • Classes and workshops


Your KEDA APEX Team:

Please contact Washington Apex Accelerator - Region 1 program manager James Davis for initial intake. You may also schedule a meeting here: Calendly - James Davis


Kitsap APEX Counselor

Mary Jo Juarez has over 30 years’ experience in government contracting; most recently working as a Navy Deputy for Small Business, helping the Navy meet their small business goals and educating small business firms in obtaining certifications, marketing, and opportunities with the federal government. Once you have registered as a Washington APEX Accelerator client, Mary Jo will be honored to assist you. 


Kitsap APEX Counselor

Terry Homburg is a retired Department of Defense Contracting Officer with 29 years of procurement experience in services, construction, supply, and architect-engineering contracts in both pre-award and post-award. He has held all the local positions in the Government-wide Purchase Card program, AKA VISA/Master Card purchases and payments. Over half of his career was overseas in Japan, Cuba, and Italy. Terry provides expert level training and guidance on the DoD’s requirements for cybersecurity.