Press Release

Argo Navis IT Partners with Chugach Industries, Inc

For Release May 5, 2010

Morristown, NJ - Argo Navis IT has partnered with Chugach Industries, Inc, a fully owned subsidiary of Chugach Alaska Corporation, to provide global telecommunications services to key Chugach clients.

Chugach Alaska Corporation currently provides business services in the areas of base operations and facilities maintenance, general construction and construction management, oil and gas, civil engineering, information technology, telecommunications, environmental/oil spill response, metal fabrication, education, and employment services.

Argo Navis IT CEO, Denise Bridgens, commented that "we look forward to building our relationship with Chugach. They represent a highly successful and unique business model, being an ANCSA Corporation. Argo Navis IT is a certified woman owned small business and we foresee a dynamic partnership with a certified Native Alaska company."

ANCSA represents Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act and this act was passed in 1971. Instead of the reservation system, used extensively in other parts of the United States, a system of corporate ownership of assets was developed to ensure long-term profitability and financial independence for Alaska Natives. ANCSA required individuals with one-fourth or more Native blood to enroll as shareholders in corporations organized to administer the land and money they received under the act.

About Argo Navis IT

Argo Navis IT, a certified diversity supplier, offers a full spectrum of value added teleconferencing and web conferencing services. Argo Navis IT has the following certifications: WBENC, SBA Women Owned, SBA Small Business. Argo Navis IT has been a member of the New Jersey Association of Business owners (NJAWBO) since 2003.

Argo Navis IT is also a member of the Lockheed Martin Team and the Data Systems Analysts Team for the federal government's CECOM Rapid Response contract. This contract allow any federal agency to purchase Argo Navis IT's services on a low cost and rapid execution basis. Argo Navis IT is also a team member with Lockheed Martin and US Falcon on the US Army Communications-Electronics Life Cycle Management Command (C-E LCMC) Strategic Services Sourcing Contract where Argo Navis IT provides a suite of robust, survivable crisis communications services and disaster preparedness training. For more information, visit