Harris Corporation Selected For Mentor-Protégé Program To Support Small Colorado Business

February 17, 2017 – Harris Corporation has been selected by the U.S. Air Force to participate in the highly competitive U.S. Department of Defense Mentor-Protégé Program.

Harris Space and Intelligence Systems in Colorado Springs, Colorado, will mentor Barnett Engineering and Signaling Laboratories, a small business, to help mature its engineering, cyber-security training and proposal development processes, and also help it prepare for important certification assessments. Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University, a Historically Black College and University, will provide additional training support.

The Mentor-Protégé program is designed to grow the defense industry base through partnerships between small innovative technology companies and major defense industry contractors, such as Harris.