Acuity, Inc. Receives James S. Cogswell Industrial Security Achievement Award


Reston, VA – (September 21, 2020) — The Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) has honored Acuity, Inc. with the 2020 James S. Cogswell Industrial Security Achievement Award. Acuity was one of a chosen few to receive the award from a pool of 12,500 cleared facilities.

The award criterion focuses on principles of industrial security excellence.  Factors include establishing and maintaining a security program that far exceeds the basic National Industrial Security Program requirements and providing leadership to other cleared facilities in establishing best practices while maintaining the highest standards for security.

Acuity is a top federal IT consulting agency headquartered in Reston, VA, with a focus on supporting the National Security and Public Safety mission. Acuity Founder and CEO Rui Garcia stated “We are humbled to receive such a prestigious award. This is a wonderful opportunity to recognize our Security Team for their tireless work ethic and commitment to always going above and beyond. This award reflects our commitment to our federal clients mission to keep our nation safe and secure.”

Tracy Wright, Acuity’s facility security officer added, “As we thank DCSA for this honor, we are inspired to remain vigilant and continue to improve our security program so that we can serve our federal clients to the best of our abilities.”

About Acuity, Inc.

Acuity, Inc. is a federal technology consulting firm headquartered in Reston, VA. Acuity provides deep industry expertise to help clients plan for the future, perform in the present and save taxpayer dollars while realizing real, measurable and meaningful project results. Visit to learn more or follow Acuity on Facebook at and Twitter at @my_acuity.