JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Andrew “Andy” Harold, President, A. Harold and Associates (AHA) has grown from a one-man operation to a multi-million dollar business with over 260 employees in 13 years. AHA is a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVOB), 8(a)/Small Disadvantaged Business certified firm which provides training, logistics, support services, and construction products or solutions for government and other entities. Harold received his B.A. in Piano Performance from Oberlin College, but he couldn’t have guessed that his calling would be as a business owner at that time. He later served in the United States Navy as helicopter pilot after attending flight school. He was stationed in Jacksonville as part of his final tour of duty and eventually began to work for a defense contractor specializing in multimedia training for helicopters in 2001.
Harold started his own small business on the side in 2003 when the contract he was working on was set to expire. The business was... Read More