For Immediate Publication
May 11, 2015
Oakman Aerospace, Inc.
POC: Karen Goodman
Local Business, Oakman Aerospace, Inc., needs support to be moved on to the next step for a $100,000 Grant from Chase’s Mission Main Street Grants®
Help OAI Grow by Voting Online Before June 19!
Littleton, CO – Oakman Aerospace, Inc. (OAI), a veteran-owned, local business specializing in disruptive technologies based in modular open system architectures, has applied for a $100,000 grant from Chase’s, Mission Main Street Grants®. OAI must submit a questionnaire outlining a business plan that will result in growth of the business and receive at least 250 votes to be eligible for a grant. Full eligibility requirements are available in the Program Rules (https://www.missionmainstreetgrants.com/rules). Customers, fans and community members can show support for OAI by voting at https://www.missionmainstreetgrants.com/b/12737 using Facebook Connect.
The voting deadline is June 19, 2015 and grant recipients will be selected by expert panelists. Stanley O. Kennedy, Jr., President and Chief Systems Engineer at OAI, said, “OAI has been a Small Business Client of Chase since we opened our doors. These types of initiatives are critical to local job creation and new product development activities that support New Space activities and STEM outreach efforts around the World.”
Through Mission Main Street Grants, Chase will award $2 million to 20 small businesses across America. All businesses that apply for a grant and meet the eligibility requirements will receive access to a small business webcast by Premier Sponsor, LinkedIn. In addition, the 20 grant recipients will receive a trip to LinkedIn headquarters.
The 20 grant recipients will be announced in September 2015. For additional details about Mission Main Street Grants visitwww.MissionMainStreetGrants.com.
About Mission Main Street Grants
Demonstrating an ongoing commitment to small business, Chase launched Mission Main Street Grants, a program that will award 20 grants of $100,000 to small businesses across America. By completing a business profile, a grant questionnaire, and meeting relevant eligibility requirements, small businesses will have access to special offers from the Premier Sponsor, LinkedIn. Chase is committed to helping small businesses so they can take big steps for their business and community.
About Oakman Aerospace, Inc.
Oakman Aerospace is a pioneer of rapid and responsive space technologies that are transforming our industry. We provide quality space systems solutions quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively. Through innovation and excellence, we collaborate locally, domestically, and internationally to realize space for our customers and the world.
OAI will remain a world leader in modular and open standard space solutions and continue providing the most rapid and reconfigurable space simulation and testing environments. Our rapid and responsive solutions will lower cost and complexity while delivering high reliability and performance allowing us to maximize the value for current users and open doors for new comers to space.