Stephanie Amend is the founder of Arrowhead Solutions, LLC; a full service solutions provider for government contracting and SBIR/STTR grants. Ms. Amend founded Arrowhead Solutions in 2009 after holding contract management positions in both government and private industry for nearly nine years. Arrowhead was formed with the goal of providing companies with the extra knowledge and manpower they need to succeed in the world of government contracting and innovation grants. Specializing in capture management, proposal preparation, contract management, subcontracts, accounting and compliance; Arrowhead provides skill sets not commonly available to many smaller government contractors and smaller technology ventures. Stephanie is a specialist speaker and consultant for SBDC TechSource, Colorado Emerging Ventures and the Technology Ventures Series on a variety of SBIR and Contracting topics including SBIR/STTR Basics, Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid in the SBIR/STTR World. Arrowhead Solutions, SBDC TechSource and other organizations partner on www.coloradosbir.com to increase timely information and education for Colorado’s SBIR and government contracting companies.