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Website Registers Firms For Government Contracts

Tom Skypek returned to his hometown of Somers in 2014 after working in Washington, D.C., for nine years with the knowledge that there was an oversight in the government contracting process he could fix from Connecticut.

Skypek, who is 32, worked for Booz Allen Hamilton, a management consulting firm that focuses on U.S. government contracts, as a program manager and business developer.

Part of his job was managing a state department contract. When that contract was reclassified as one of the 25 percent of federal contracting dollars that must go to small businesses, Skypek had to find a way to identify what small businesses might be suitable for the contract.

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