A history of giving your all allows you to better understand what it means to truly give back, and that’s our mission.
We are a team of veterans, industry experts, and thought leaders that are helping to ensure that the federal procurement community is able to operate in a way that is fast and effective. We know that when it comes to healthcare and the procurement process, time and resources lost can have rippling negative effects. Because of this, we have made it our mission to provide reliable, streamlined solutions to these processes, and unite the federal procurement community.
The Veterans First Contracting Program mandates that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives preference to Service Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small businesses (SDVOSBs) when awarding contracts. As one of those SDVOSBs, we are able to provide our established vendor network with a competitive advantage over other manufacturers, while offering the VA an inventory of high-quality products at a negotiated price.
With a decorated history as a pilot in the United States Navy, Dan Shaw has taken his innate abilities to fearlessly lead and strategically communicate, and has applied them to the ever-changing landscape of healthcare. A graduate from the United States Naval Academy, Dan ensures a veteran-first focus in order to help VA health facilities nationwide obtain the products they need to care for them.
An accomplished US Air Force veteran and biomedical engineer by education, Ryan brings leadership, business development expertise, and deep knowledge and clinical experience in biotech, med/surg devices and implants, and government contracting. Known for driving business results and organizational growth, Ryan has been a key contributor to Academy Medical’s advancement and success in the Federal Government from the beginning.