Daily Reporter 03/10/06.
After serving nearly 20 years in the military, David Tibbs established Vertical Horizons One, Inc. in 2001 to perform studies and analyses for government and other nonprofit organizations.
Tibbs, chairman and chief executive officer of the company, said he did so simply because he believed it was his duty.
'My father, a former Tuskeegee Airman, instilled in me that service to one's country and to your fellow man was what life was all about,' Tibbs said, adding that he saw a need to improve public-sector management.
VHO provides research and development services such as Web-based security, laser hardened materials, heavy engineering, and health sciences.
Tibbs said he has received tremendous support from the SBA.
'VHO is part of the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program, and SBA has been very supportive in providing timely information and guidance. SBA helped steer us on the right path toward... Read More