kglobal, LLC, is awarded a $42.6 million contract supporting the Navy Chief of Information
The Navy has turned to five companies for help with a variety of media relations functions.
kglobal, LLC, is pleased to announce that it is one of five companies awarded a five-year, $42.6 million IDIQ contract. Known as the “Public Communication and Media Support Services Contract,” it supports the Navy Chief of Information (CHINFO). kglobal has been supporting this customer for several years with a planning and strategy team at the Pentagon. Under this contract, the Navy will issue task orders supporting communication strategy, media relations, community outreach, and visual information marketing. Other tasks include public affairs professional development, capabilities integration development, and development of public information materials.
CHINFO is not only the Navy's strategic communicator, but also the manager of more than 250 Public Affairs Officers (PAO) and 1,200 enlisted sailors who serve as Mass Communication Specialists (MCs). As an advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations, CHINFO manages the Navy’s internal and external communications. kglobal is eager to continue its work with CHINFO and to develop insightful strategic communications initiatives that foster collaboration between Navy public affairs offices, ensure communications alignment, and ultimately support CHINFO in its mandate as the source of Navy-wide public affairs and visual information.
Most of the work will be done in the Washington, DC-area and at contractor facilities, depending on the nature of each task order. Other tasks under the contract include public affairs professional development, capabilities integration development, and development of public information materials.
kglobal is a division of Zenetex, LLC. Founded in 1999, Zenetex offers a range of services – including Information Technology (IT), Integrated Logistics, Foreign Military Sales (FMS), Program Management, Engineering, Training Systems, and Contractor Field Services – to the DoD, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and other government entities. Acquired in 2012, kglobal broadened Zenetex’s capability suite to include communications, strategic planning, sales, marketing, public relations, crisis management, and business process improvement. Headquartered in Herndon, VA., the company has more than 1,100 employees at multiple locations coast to coast. For more information about Zenetex’s capabilities visit www.zenetex.com.