BTS Software Solutions, a leading software development company that uses technology to create impactful solutions for our community, has been named a finalist for Washington SmartCEO’s 2015 GovStar Awards.

The annual GovStar Award program recognizes government contractors headquartered in the Greater Washington metro region for their achievements in such an extremely competitive and complex industry. An independent committee of local business leaders selected 45 finalists within 5 distinct award categories based on their workplace environment, veteran support, growth, technology innovation and contributions to the contracting industry as a whole. BTS Software Solutions is an emerging business finalist for the Star Workplace category.

The GovStar Star Workplace award honors government contractors that offer their employees a dynamic, engaging workplace. Recognizing the value of happy, healthy employees; BTS Software Solutions (BTS-S2) provides its staff with top-notch amenities and generous benefits to ensure they are secure and well-equipped to function at their best both in the office and at home. This includes providing employees with high-quality, 100% employer-paid healthcare for both employees and their families as well as flexible hours and work arrangements. BTS-S2’s staff also enjoys unlimited time off and maternity/paternity leave to ensure they get rest and maintain the work-life balance they need. While in the office, employees have access to a kitchen fully stocked with a wide range of beverages and healthy snacks to help keep up the momentum during the workday. BTS-S2 also provides employees with a company gym and game room – popular places where you can find engineers working out roadblocks in code over a game of ping-pong or on the treadmill.

“We are honored to be named a finalist for Washington SmartCEO’s GovStar Awards,” said David Tohn, CEO of BTS-S2. “Our talented staff is our most important resource, and we believe it is our responsibility to ensure they are equipped with the tools they need to perform well – everything from great healthcare to unlimited time off and snacks during the workday. Serving our staff by meeting their needs frees them to focus on developing and providing the products and services that allows us to make a difference for our nation and in our community.”

The winners of this year’s Washington SmartCEO GovStar Awards program will be announced live at an awards ceremony on November 2, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Reston. Each finalist will be profiled in the November/December 2015 issue of Washington SmartCEO magazine and online at