KIRA NEWS

August 22, 2008

KIRA once again recognized on the Hispanic Business Magazine's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list

The 2008 Hispanic Business Magazine 100 Fastest-Growing Companies has been released and KIRA is pleased to announce that the company is ranked #57. This is KIRA's fourth straight year on the list, having moved up three spots in 2008 from the 2007 ranking. A determining factor for the list is growth. Consideration was given to ownership (must be at least 51% Hispanic U.S. citizen owned), office location (must be based out of the 50 United States) and revenue.

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July 28, 2008

Matt Galaski joins KIRA as Chief Financial Officer

Matt Galaski has joined KIRA as Chief Financial Officer. Formerly of ManTech, Mr. Galaski brings over 30 years of industry experience to KIRA, as well as a B.S. in Business Administration/Accounting degree. "I am excited about this new opportunity. KIRA is an industry leader in a growth industry. I look forward to making a meaningful contribution to the company."

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June 20, 2008

KIRA receives recognition from Naval Air Station Jacksonville

"Thanks to all for the great job in cleaning up the areas by the anchor on the corner of Birmingham and Mustin.  The new plants and shrubs look great! I realize it's not irrigated down there so thanks for planting the more studier variety. I appreciate the hard work and dedication in making the base look great! It certainly doesn't go unnoticed and I have received a lot of feedback on how nice the base looks. Please pass my many thanks on to your employees!"


CAPT Jack Scorby,

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June 03, 2008

KIRA ranks in the Hispanic Business Magazine Top 500

For the fourth year in a row, Hispanic Business Magazine has named KIRA one of the top 500 minority-owned businesses in the United States. KIRA has been moving up the rankings during the past several years and now ranks #87, up twenty-seven spots from last year. To be considered for the Top 500, which measures both performance and progress, you must be headquartered in the U.S. and ownership needs to be at least 51% Hispanic U.S. citizenContinue Reading

November 08, 2007

KIRA Owner/CEO Carlos Garcia awarded its National Entrepreneur of the Year award by Hispanic Business Magazine

Hispanic Business Magazine has selected KIRA Owner/CEO Carlos Garcia for its highest award in regard to entrepreneurship. "I am honored to have been selected," said Carlos Garcia. "It's wonderful to be recognized for one's achievements by such a prestigious publication. I owe a great deal of gratitude to my fellow employees at KIRA for their hard work in building the company."

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August 01, 2007

KIRA Manager Mark Bartle promoted to Project Manager at KIRA's 10-year $230 million contract at Fort Carson

Colorado Springs, CO, August 1, 2007 - Mark Bartle has been appointed Project Manager at KIRA's Fort Carson contract. Awarded in 2006 KIRA's contract has a value of $230 million over 10 years. Former Fort Carson Program Manager Russ Burcher has accepted a position as KIRA Program Manager on the recently awarded United States Air Force Academy contract. "I am delighted to take on the responsibilities of Program Manager at Fort Carson," said Mark Bartle. "I wish Russ the very best at the Air Force

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