Awards & Recognitions

Top 100 Companies in the United States (2016, 2015, 2014, & 2013)
by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Executive Leadership Award (2014)
awarded to GaN CEO, Dr. Jonn Kim by the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce

IEEE Professional of the Year (2013)
awarded to Dr. Jonn Kim
by IEEE of Huntsville, AL

Professional of the Year (2013)
awarded to Dr. Jonn Kim
by the Huntsville Aerospace and Space Business Association

Technology Business of the Year (2012)
by the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce

Alumni Achievement Award (2012)
awarded to Dr. Jonn Kim
by the University of Alabama Huntsville

Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics (2011)
by the Better Business Bureau of North Alabama

Inc. 500/5000 6-Year Award Winner

Incorporated in 2004, Geeks and Nerds (GaN) has grown from one employee located in Huntsville, Alabama, to dozens of employees populating offices in Texas, Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, New Mexico, and multiple locations in Alabama. We have successfully executed 27 prime contracts and hundreds of task orders with exceptional results.

In 2015, GaN officially became an employee-owned company! Through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) our eligible employees are able to directly influence their own and GaN’s financial future.

With partnerships among other businesses, small and large, we accept the challenge to provide groundbreaking support, services, and solutions to our past and future customers.

We have been honored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce as one of the Top 100 Small Businesses in America for two consecutive years, and an Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Businesses in America for six years in sequence. Our CEO and founder, Dr. Jonn Kim was named the winner of the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce Executive Leadership award in 2014. GaN believes these awards reflect our passion for quality in every task we undertake. In everything we do, our corporate philosophy of excellence through innovation is not just a goal, but an expectation.

Geeks and Nerds is an award-winning small business with corporate expertise in:

  • Systems Engineering
  • Test and Evaluation (T&E)
  • Cybersecurity
  • Sensors System Development
  • Distributed Computing
  • Modeling and Simulation (M&S)
  • Information Technologies
  • Architecture
  • Logistics
  • Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Configuration Management (CM)
  • Hardware and Software Development