An Alaskan Native Corporation (ANC) Joint Venture under the Small Business Administration (SBA) Mentor-Protégé Program ( PP)

Bering - HumanTouch JV 1, LLC (BHT) is an SBA 8(a) Joint Venture formed under the SBA MPP. Bering - HumanTouch JV delivers mission focused IT Support Services across the following capability areas:

  • SBA-Certified 8(a) ANC
Mentor/Protégé Past Performance within:
  • Portfolio, Program & Project Management
  • Cloud Migration
  • Continuous Integration
  • ServiceDesk / Helpdesk / Call Center
  • Cybersecurity Engineering
  • Systems Engineering/Integration
  • Systems Development (Agile & Waterfall)
  • MicroServices Delivery
  • Technology Modernization /Road mapping
  • Assessment & Authorization
  • Network/Security Operations Center Support
  • US Census Bureau
  • Office of Personnel Management
  • Food & Drug Administration
  • Centers for Disease Control
  • US Marine Corps
  • US Army
  • US Air Force
  • Defense Information Systems Agency
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Department of State, Securities and Exchange Commission

Program Details

Direct Negotiated Contract
ANC 8(a)s may receive direct negotiated contracts regardless of dollar amount.
13 CFR 124.506(b)
No Award Dollar Limit
ANC 8(a)s are not subject to the $4 million limitation on direct negotiated contracts applicable to other 8(a) firms.
13 CFR 124.506(b)
No Award Protest
A contractor of a Federal agency under any Act of Congress may be allowed an additional amount of compensation equal to 5 percent of the amount paid to a subcontractor or supplier, in carrying out the contract if such subcontractor or supplier is an Indian organization or Indian owned economic enterprise.
The eligibility of a participant for a direct negotiated or No Award Protest competitive 8(a) requirements may not be challenged by another participant or any other party, either to SBA or any administrative forum as part of a bid or other contract protest.
3 CFR 124.517(a)
SDB & Native American Credits
Federal agencies contracting to an ANC are able to claim Small Disadvantaged Business and Native American credits.
13 CFR 124.109
13 CFR 124.105
FAR Clause 52.226-1
5% DoD Incentive to Primes