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New Instagram Page! Follow Us to See Our Photos - September 13, 2017
We invite you to check out photos from the golf tournament on our new Instagram page www.instagram.com/bridges_inc and follow us for more in the future.
11th Annual BRIDGES-AFCO Golf Tournament is Record-Breaking - September 8, 2017
About 250 golfers enjoyed a beautiful day for the 11th annual BRIDGES-AFCO Golf Tournament! Together the players and 40 sponsors helped Bridges raise a record-breaking $40,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project. Many thanks to all for your support and for making this such a fun event. Tournament Co-hosts Chuck Faughnan, III (CEO, Bridges), Chuck Faughnan, Sr. (President, Bridges), and Gordy Dexter (USAF Col (Ret), Liaison to AFCO, NSA) presented the golf tournament proceeds check to Deven Schei (WWP Spokesperson).
Summer Interns Launch Android App - August 17, 2017
Congratulations to our summer interns on creating and deploying a mobile app to the Android store, and thank you to our Commercial team for their support and mentorship!
Bridges’ Lunch ‘N Learn with Nteligen - August 17, 2017
Bridges was excited to welcome our colleagues from Nteligen as presenters in our Lunch ‘N Learn series. This week the discussion topic was the next generation of Cross Domain Solutions and the impact of evolving Government standards and practices in addition to emerging technologies. Nteligen shared their perspective on CDS design, development, certification, deployment, and sustainment as well as the influence of emerging standards based on collaboration with Government and commercial CDS developers. Many thanks to speakers John Spicer (Nteligen CTO, who served as lead architect for Assured File Transfer (AFT) from its initial concept through the current version) and Matthew Gibboney, CISSP (who has significant experience in product testing, validation, certification and accreditation, and field deployments). Additionally, Bridges enjoys working with John and Matt in support of the Enterprise Guard Farm through the IAES program.
CDSE Summer Workshop - July 25, 2017
Come see us today and tomorrow at the Cross Domain Support Element (CDSE) Summer Workshop.





New “Integrity-Innovation-Impact” Branding - July 21, 2017
Bridges began the launch of a new “Integrity-Innovation-Impact” branding campaign. Our launch kicked off recently with an unveiling of the campaign for employees, and, over the next few months, our public rollout will include a refresh of the website, social media, and other branded materials. Please look for our new logo.


About the Logo
In the new logo, we highlight the noble work of Bridges employees each day for our customers and country in ways measured by deeper insights, extra steps, tougher decisions, and ultimately greater impact. For Bridges, the campaign embodies:
- our service to the nation – represented in our red & blue
- our dedication to solving problems for our customers – represented in the red (problem) to blue (solutions) with the pivotal transformation node in between (Bridges’ innovation)
- our commitment to integrity, innovation, and impact – represented in the central letter “i” that forms a bridge
Our campaign is based on “Integrity, Innovation, and Impact.” Bridges foundation is operating with integrity in all that we do whether it’s supporting customers, engaging employees, and working with partners. By operating with integrity, we create a trusting environment for our partners and employees to use their imaginations to solve complex challenges. When we apply that imagination to our areas of expertise, we create innovations. Innovations applied to our customers’ challenges create impact. That’s why Bridges exists, to create impact for our customers and our nation!

About Bridges
With the passion to make a difference, Bridges solves national security and commercial vulnerability challenges using cyber intelligence. In today’s cyber battleground, our team of elite experts makes Bridges an industry pacesetter and agile innovator that delivers success as a trusted partner.

With top talent for a rapid growth trajectory, Bridges employees are committed to innovating intelligent solutions. We have a purposeful focus on our culture and values of integrity, innovation, inspiration, and impact. Within the Bridges family and with our business partners, there is a collaborative atmosphere, dedication to excellence, and a drive to make a positive impact. Not to mention, we have fun!

Bridges CEO Chuck Faughnan, III said, “There are exciting things going on here at Bridges.Our vision for the future is bright, bold, and grounded in core values. We are grateful for our close business partners and looking forward to our journey ahead.”

BRIDGES to Present at Next Cyber Association of Maryland Meetup - July 15, 2017
Join Bridges, Harbor Labs, Trivalent.Co, Identity Checkpoint, and Cognoscenti Systems at the August Meetup on 8/3 at 5:30PM! Register today! https://www.mdcyber.com/…/august-md-cyber-meetup-cyber-cap…/
BRIDGES Annual Family Cookout & Crabs - June 25, 2017
BRIDGES employees with their families gathered from across the country to enjoy perfect weather, fun games, a cookout, and crabs! There was fun for all ages.
BRIDGES Runs for AFCEA - June 10, 2017
BRIDGES was proud to run and walk as a team in support of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) over the weekend. The event benefits AFCEA Central Maryland’s STEM Merit Scholarships, for high school seniors who are pursuing studies in science or engineering with a focus on national defense. Hooray for all who participated and especially our own Joshua Johnson and Kealy Faughnan who came in first for their age groups.
BRIDGES Supports PCI’s Tournament for Fisher House - June 9, 2017
At the Woodlands/Diamond Ridge golf courses, BRIDGES was a grateful premium sponsor for the 8th annual PCI Charity Golf Tournament benefitting Fisher House, which is a home away from home for military families to be close to a loved one during hospitalization for an illness, disease, or injury. Playing in the Bridge’s foursome were Marvous Mostellar, Dave Janesh and guests Greg Tyler and Mark Chandler. 
ClearedJobs Names BRIDGES as “Employer of the Week”
BRIDGES was excited to be named Employer of the Week recently by ClearedJobs.Net
Commitment to Our Community - June 2, 2017
BRIDGES is proud to support Maryland Therapeutic Riding and be a sponsor of their recent Derby Day.
Team-Building in Go-Karts - May 23, 2017
Team BRIDGES had a great time at our All-Hands Team-Building Event this week! In keeping with our company core values of “Have Fun & Celebrate Success,” we gathered to recognize accomplishments, enjoy racing each other in electric go-karts at the Autobahn Indoor Speedway, and look toward an exciting future for BRIDGES.
RISE for Autism - May 22, 2017
BRIDGES is proud to support the annual RISE for Autism Golf Tournament.
TechExpo Job Fair TODAY - May 17, 2017
Join a great team! Visit us at the TechExpo Job Fair TODAY at the BWI Marriott from 10AM-3PM. We are hiring. Learn more at https://lnkd.in/dwxBnDg.
Bridges is a proud sponsor of AFCEA’s Annual Awards Night - May 11, 2017
BRIDGES is a proud supporter of AFCEA Central Maryland (CMD) and their recent annual Awards Night to celebrate scientific academic achievements with $250,000 in scholarships to local, high school seniors plus $200,000 in awards to teachers and other students. During the reception, guests had an opportunity to see student robotics demonstrations including this lower school student showing BRIDGES CEO Chuck Faughnan, III how to program a Bee-Bot.
World Lupus Day - May 10, 2017
Bridges #PutOnPurple today to support for WorldLupusDay. Many thanks to Tonya for organizing this effort. To learn more about lupus, go to http://www.lupus.org/action/put-on-purple.
Fun is Part of Our Core Values & Beliefs - May 8, 2017
You know you work in a fun environment when your CEO brings in a Lego Command Center after the weekend and it’s on his office table next to these.
May the 4th Be With You - May 4, 2017
Sharing a little of our office humor with you today.
BRIDGES-AFCO 2017 Golf Tournament on Friday, September 8th
Sponsorship registration is open, and general registration will open May 15th. Join us at the Woodlands and Diamond Ridge Golf Courses in Windsor Mill, MD and help make a difference for the Wounded Warrior Project. The event includes a 4-person best ball format, contests, drawings, hot dogs, and an awards reception.
Shared Beliefs & Leadership - March 31, 2017
Focused on our “Make a Difference” BRIDGES culture and team building, our Corporate Services and ITSM teams had the opportunity to spend a day with Don Schmincke from the Saga Leadership Institute. There was energy in the room as we studied our common passion around our shared belief that BRIDGES makes a difference with our talented people solving ever-evolving national security and commercial vulnerability challenges using cyber intelligence to help keep the world safe. It was energizing and educational as we strategized together on how to build the best BRIDGES for our future growth trajectory.
O’BRIDGES St. Patrick’s Happy Hour - March 17, 2017
BRIDGES celebrated early at our O’BRIDGES St. Patrick’s Happy Hour on Wednesday with all employees, contractors, and friends. We’re feeling LUCKY to have such a great team! Many thanks to the Teelin School Dancers for performing and adding to the festivities.
BRIDGES Charger - March 7, 2017
Lorenzo was recently recognized for his extraordinary efforts at our “All-Hands” meeting. He’s super charged to be awarded use of the BRIDGES Dodge Charger for a few weeks!

Python Jedi - February 14, 2017
BRIDGES is looking for Python and Cyber Jedi to join the BRIDGES Force as we wage Galactic War against Insider Threats to Secure the Enterprise. We are looking for Python Jedi to create user-focused cyber code to defend sensitive data. Are you a Python Jedi Developer with a desire to develop interface technology in defense of our galaxy? Are you a Cyber Jedi willing to defend the Enterprise from dark side hackers? Interested? Visit the BRIDGES CYBER FORCE booth at the TechExpo Job Fair, Thursday, Feb. 16th at BWIU Marriott in Linthicum, MD or Careers on our website. Special prizes for anyone who can guess who the BRIDGES R2D2 and C3EO are.


Holiday Celebrations - January 2017
In both Maryland and Texas, BRIDGES hosted annual holiday celebrations in appreciation for all of the hard work the team does throughout the year. With good food, drinks, music and more, fun was had by all.
Wreaths Across America - December 17, 2016
BRIDGES is proud to be a Wreaths Across America (WAA) sponsor, an annual tribute to “Remember our fallen U.S. veterans, Honor those who serve, and Teach our children the value of freedom.” On National Wreaths Across America Day, coordinated wreath-laying ceremonies take place at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,100 additional locations in all 50 states, at sea. Many thanks to BRIDGES employees who participate each year.
Making a Difference at the Holidays, December 12, 2016
BRIDGES employees participated in our annual Adopt-a-Family drive. Donations filled the wish lists of parents and children in local families.

BRIDGES Recruiting Event, Tuesday, March 23, 2016 
BRIDGES will be represented at Club Meade for the FT. Meade Technical Job Fair recruiting event from 9am – 2pm. Come out and meet us, see what the hype is all about!

BRIDGES Recruiting Event, Tuesday, March 9, 2016 
BRIDGES will be represented at the BWI Marriott Hotel for a Tech Expo recruiting event from 10am – 3pm. Come out and meet us, see what the hype is all about!

BRIDGES Maryland Holiday Party, January 30th, 2016 
BRIDGES hosted its 11th Annual Maryland Holiday Party at Ten Oaks Ballroom in Columbia, MD, January 30th, 2016. This event is in appreciation of all the hard-work the BRIDGES staff does throughout the year. Employees were able to bring their spouses or guests and celebrate the holiday season with their fellow employees. Everyone enjoyed the great catered food, drink, casino games, professional photos and live music.

BRIDGES Texas Holiday Party, January 9th, 2016
BRIDGES hosted its 4th Annual Texas Holiday Party at Luke of San Antonio, Texas, January 9th, 2016 This event is in appreciation of all the hard-work the BRIDGES staff does throughout the year in support of the customer in San Antonio, TX.

WWP Golf Tournament September 11, 2015
BRIDGES teamed up with AFCO to sponsor the 9th Wounded Warrior Golf Tournament in Baltimore, MD. The successful event raised over $36,000.00 for the Wounded Warrior Project. This event is special to BRIDGES, our customers and the local WWP, together we have created one of the best golf tournaments in our area.

BRIDGES sponsors Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) May 18, 2015
BRIDGES will be sponsoring and participating in the Planet Works’ Annual Golf Outing. The money raised will go to the JDRF, improving lives, curing type 1 diabetes.

BRIDGES sponsors AFCEA 5k April 18, 2015
BRIDGES will be sponsoring and participating in the AFCEA CMD Race for Excellence to raise money for the STEM Kickstarter Programs from Maryland schools. This is BRIDGES 5th year sponsoring this phenomenal cause.

BRIDGES Recruiting Event - Tuesday, April 14, 2015
BRIDGES will be represented at the BWI Marriot Hotel for a recruiting event from 10am – 3pm. Come out and meet us, see what the hype is all about!

BRIDGES Subs to Winning Contracts October 30, 2014
BRIDGES was on the winning team for a contract providing engineering services to develop, manage and secure operational infrastructure. We are currently looking for TS/SCI w/ Poly cleared contractors in the following fields; Mid and Sr level Software Engineers, Database Engineers and System Administrators.

WWP Golf Tournament was a huge success! September 13, 2014
BRIDGES sponsored the Wounded Warrior Golf Tournament in Baltimore, MD. The successful event raised over $36,000.00 for the Wounded Warrior Project. This is BRIDGES 3rd year running and participating in this wonderful event. This event is special to BRIDGES, our customers and the local WWP, together we have created one of the best golf tournaments in our area.

BRIDGES Maryland Holiday Party January 25, 2014
BRIDGES hosted its 9th Annual Maryland Holiday Party at Ten Oaks Ballroom in Columbia, MD, January 25th, 2014. This event is in appreciation of all the hard-work the BRIDGES staff does throughout the year. Employees were able to bring their spouses or guests and celebrate the holiday season with their fellow employees. Everyone enjoyed the great catered food, drink, casino games, professional photos and the music from the Doug Segree Band.

BRIDGES Texas Holiday Party January 18, 2014
BRIDGES hosted its 1st Annual Texas Holiday Party at The Hyatt Regency Hill in San Antonio, Texas, January 18th, 2014. This event is in appreciation of all the hard-work the BRIDGES staff does throughout the year in support of the customer in San Antonio, TX. The day started with an optional golf outing at the Hyatt Regency and the evening was filled with excellent southern-style catered food, drinks, casino games, a photo booth and a DJ.

WIIG October Social Sponsored by Bridges Consulting October 15, 2013
BRIDGES is a proud sponsor of the October AFCEA Women In Intelligence Group (WIIG) Social. The event will be held October 15th at Union Jack’s Restaurant in Columbia from 5-7pm. These events are a great way to discuss current events and to maintain and build lasting relationships within the community we work. The event is open to both men and women. Please visit the website below to register (the event is free), but you can always stop by even if you are unable to register. https://wiigsocialoctober2013.eventbrite.com/

Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Friday, September 13, 2013
On Friday, September 13, 2013, BRIDGES hosted its 4th Annual BRIDGES-AFCO Golf Tournament to support the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). This year’s event raised $32,000, making a four year total of $96,000 for the WWP. Thank you to all involved in making this BRIDGES event a huge success! We look forward to hosting the tournament again next year. If you would like to play or volunteer, please send a note to Events@bridges-inc.com and we will keep you on the list for when we start planning.

Computers 4 Kids of America September 9, 2013
BRIDGES is a proud sponsor of the Computers 4 Kids organization which is visiting our corporate office on Sept 9th to pick up BRIDGES’ office computers and devices that are no longer working. If you have an old laptop, desktop and/or monitor laying around collecting dust please consider donating it to this worthwhile cause. Computers 4 Kids helps schools and businesses dispose of their E-Waste in a cost effective, environmentally conscious and socially responsible manner. They offer pick up and safe removal of all old electronic equipment as well as an opportunity for a charitable contribution. If interested, please visit the Computers 4 Kids website at www.c4ktx.org.

Baltimore Grand Prix August 31 - September 1, 2013
Bridges Consulting, Inc. is a proud supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project charity event during the Baltimore Grand Prix. In addition to BRIDGES being a Bronze sponsor for this event, BRIDGES donated a foursome for our WWP golf outing to The Baltimore Festival of Speed’s silent auction. The Annual Baltimore Festival of Speed charity event is not only the best way to see the racing action on the streets of Baltimore, but also one of the best ways to support the Wounded Warrior Project. For more information visit the following website baltimorefestivalofspeed.com

BRIDGES-Texas Company Picnic August 17, 2013
BRIDGES hosted its first ever Texas company summer picnic at SeaWorld in San Antonio, Texas on August 17th. The event was a great opportunity for new employees to socialize with one another and become part of the BRIDGES culture. Employees and their families enjoyed fun in the sun, a catered lunch and all the SeaWorld park activities while they celebrated what was definitely the first of many summer picnics in Texas!

BRIDGES Company Picnic August 4, 2013
BRIDGES hosted its annual company summer picnic at the Howard County Recreation & Parks Center in Columbia, MD. The event was in appreciation of the BRIDGES staffs continued hard work. Employees and their families got to enjoy some fun in the sun while they celebrated another successful year with BRIDGES.

Ernst and Young Award June 26, 2013
Ernst and Young hosted its annual black tie awards presentation at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront for the 2013 Entrepreneur of the Year. Recognized as one of the most prestigious business award programs in the country, the EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards celebrates the country’s most innovative business leaders. Chuck Faughnan, III and Bridges Consulting, Inc. were one of three finalists in the Defense and Security category. Congratulations to Chuck III and the fantastic people of BRIDGES who support him in achieving outstanding success.

BRIDGES Wounded Warrior Project September 14, 2012
On September 14th, BRIDGES once again partnered with the Air Force Cryptologic Office (AFCO) in sponsoring a Golf Open Tournament at the Woodlands Golf Course in Baltimore. The format was a four-person scramble and the fees covered 18 holes, practice range/balls, refreshments, lunch and a chance to win a wide variety of prizes. AFCO and BRIDGES raised $25,000 to be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.

 
 
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