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About UOC

Founded in 2015, United One Communications (UOC) is an 8(a) Small Business Administration (SBA) certified, Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone), Native American Owned Small Business headquartered in Tampa, Florida and is currently among the leading Information Technology solution providers in the United States.

United One Communications is a global systems integrator that provides a comprehensive range of communications, enterprise information technologies, and cybersecurity solutions for government and commercial customers worldwide.

At United One Communications we work with our customers to develop multifaceted solutions integrating strategy, innovation, analytics, and process improvements. Our team ensures successful implementation of best practice solutions while minimizing disruption and maximizing the return on investment for our customers. We adhere to holistic, process-driven business practices, transparency with our partners, and the delivery of cost-effective results for our customers.

Integrity, Trust, Teamwork, Innovation, and Customer Satisfaction

Our primary goal is to achieve the ultimate satisfaction of our customers and pave their way to success. This result driven philosophy is reflected in every aspect of our solution approach from the software, we select our implementation and change management strategies.

The executive management team at United One Communications has worked with government and commercial customers across different business units extensively, delivering highly successful IT initiatives. This level of commitment carries over to everything we do from focusing on our customers to creating a collegial work environment for our employees. It is this self-reinforcing culture of quality that enabled United One Communications to build such a remarkable track record of success with all our customers.

SERVICES

We provide our customers with information technology solutions that are secure, reliable, scalable, flexible, and cost-effective. We deploy highly-trained and experienced resources with the proven ability to deliver superior results. United One Communications has an exceptional performance history of consulting, engineering, procuring, integrating, and maintaining enterprise solutions of varying size and complexity. We deliver unsurpassed technical expertise in support of IT systems as well as network solutions. Our technology portfolio features Cybersecurity, Systems Engineering, Network Communications, and IT Management capabilities.

 

CYBERSECURITY

  • Certification & Accreditation (C&A)
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • Enterprise Risk & Vulnerability Assessments
  • Incident Response & Cyber Forensics
  • Systems Security Design & Management
  • Penetration Testing Services
  • Secure System & Software Quality Assurance
  • IT Security Governance & Lifecycle Integration
  • Network Defense and Security
  • Security Policy Development

SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

  • Systems Engineering & Administration
  • Data Center & Server Virtualization Solutions
  • Systems Design & Development
  • Desktop & Server Support Services
  • Data Center Optimization & Consolidation
  • Software Integration & Implementation
  • Systems Operations & Maintenance
  • Disaster Recovery & Backup Continuity
  • Storage Area Network (SAN) Solutions
  • Database Administration

Network Communications

  • Network Design and Implementation
  • Network Administration & Maintenance
  • Enterprise Network Monitoring
  • Network Operations & Management
  • Network Systems Installation and Activation
  • Network Performance Optimization
  • Enterprise Network Consolidation
  • Telecom Engineering, Wiring, and Cabling
  • Full Lifecycle Network Management
  • Voice over Internet Protocol (VOIP)

IT Management

  • Configuration & Data Management
  • Equipment Warranty and Maintenance
  • Facilities Management and Operations
  • IT Project & Program Management Support
  • Enterprise Service Desk (Tier I, II, III)
  • Infrastructure Testing and Integration
  • Facilities Infrastructure Maintenance
  • Continuous Monitoring & Data Loss Prevention
  • Information Technology Education & Training
  • Enterprise IT Support, Integration, & Consolidation

OUR MISSION, VISION & CORE VALUES

OUR MISSION

Our mission at United One Communications is to be the global provider of mission-critical information systems and cybersecurity solutions to both government and commercial customers, combining advanced technology and application knowledge to offer a superior value proposition.

VISION

At United One Communications our vision is to be recognized as the preferred trusted global leader supporting our customer’s needs in information technology services and innovative solutions.

CORE VALUES

United One Communications is committed to a set of values that define how we interact with our customers, partners, suppliers, and employees. These values are:

We incorporate the highest standards of business ethics that strengthen mutual trust among our employees and customers. Integrity is the foundation of everything we do. We never compromise our values in pursuit of business.

We earn our customers’ trust by providing quality service and delivering on our promises, striving for continuous improvement. We maintain open and honest communications with our fellow employees, partners, and customers.

We achieve success through collaborative efforts committed to achieving common, defined objectives. We contribute to the efficiency, growth, and profitability of our company through dedication to teamwork.

We apply original thought, creativity, and sound business judgment to overcome obstacles, meet aggressive goals and improve products and processes. We are committed to technical and market leadership.

Our customers are the focus of our business. We align all business objectives and to exceed the expectations of our customers. We build long-term customer relationships through superior performance.

CUSTOMERS

PARTNERS

CERTIFICATIONS

News

United One Communications Awarded Desktop Support Contract
May 30, 2019

United One Communications was awarded a contract to provide Dell Desktop Support to Stellar Leadership Academy.

United One Communications CEO selected as a panelist for 2019 Minority Enterprise Development Conference.
May 29, 2019

Carl Chaisson, President & CEO of United One Communications was selected as a panelist for the 2019 Minority Enterprise Development Conference that will take place July 24-26 at the DoubleTree by Hilton (4500 West Cypress St. Tampa, FL 33607). The goal of the conference is to help attending entrepreneurs, subject matter expert, resource partner learn from others.

 

 

United One Communications CEO selected for 2019 U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Emerging Leaders Initiative Program.
April 22, 2019

The SBA’s Emerging Leaders Initiative Program provides free entrepreneurship education and training for executives of small businesses that are potential job creators. This intensive executive entrepreneurship series includes nearly 100 hours of classroom time. Participants are provided with the opportunity to work with a network of experienced coaches and mentors, attend specialized workshops, and develop connections with their peers, city leaders, and the financial community in order to build sustainable businesses that promote economic development within their communities.

Florida Small Business Development Center does Success Story on United One Communications.
March 27, 2019

The Florida Small Business Development Center conducted a Success Story on United One Communications and recognized them as one of the fastest growing small businesses in Hillsborough County.

Click here to view FSBDC Success Story

United One Communications Awarded JCSE Computer Defense Network Contract
October 24, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a contract by the Department of the Army to strengthen cybersecurity protections across all Joint Communications Support Element networks by implementing the Host Based Security System as part of the DoD Information Assurance and Computer Network Defense contract.

United One Communications CEO selected for 2019 U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Emerging Leaders Initiative Program.
April 22, 2019

The SBA’s Emerging Leaders Initiative Program provides free entrepreneurship education and training for executives of small businesses that are potential job creators. This intensive executive entrepreneurship series includes nearly 100 hours of classroom time. Participants are provided with the opportunity to work with a network of experienced coaches and mentors, attend specialized workshops, and develop connections with their peers, city leaders, and the financial community in order to build sustainable businesses that promote economic development within their communities.

Florida Small Business Development Center does Success Story on United One Communications.
March 27, 2019

The Florida Small Business Development Center conducted a Success Story on United One Communications and recognized them as one of the fastest growing small businesses in Hillsborough County.

Click here to view FSBDC Success Story

United One Communications Awarded JCSE Computer Defense Network Contract
October 24, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a contract by the Department of the Army to strengthen cybersecurity protections across all Joint Communications Support Element networks by implementing the Host Based Security System as part of the DoD Information Assurance and Computer Network Defense contract.

United One Communications Awarded VTC Support Contract
September 21, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a contract to provide Polycom VTC Support the Department of the Navy Naval Surface Warfare Center.

United One Communications Awarded GSA IT Schedule 70 Contract
June 1, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a U.S. General Services Administration Information Technology Schedule 70 Contract #47QTCA18D00DC. IT Schedule 70 offers federal, state and local governments innovative solutions to their information technology needs.

United One Communications Awarded International Organization for Standardization Contract
May 7, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a contract to provide maintenance for Crowley Maritime Corporation ISO 27001 Information Security Management Systems.

United One Communications earns Historically Underutilized Business Zone certification
March 9, 2018

United One Communications today announced that it has been certified by the Small Business Administration to participate in the Historically Underutilized Business Zone program.

The HUBZone program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities. As a HUBZone certified company with a Small Disadvantaged Business designation, United One Communications now has access to federal set-aside and sole source contracts, which in turn advances the federal government’s effort to spur economic growth in certain areas. These preferences go to small businesses that obtain HUBZone certification in part by employing staff who live in a HUBZone.

United One Communications Awarded Risk Management Framework (RMF) Contract
January 29, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a contract to develop documentation and conduct testing of Crowley Maritime Corporation Federal Information Systems to ensure compliance with Defense Security Service requirements.

United One Communications Awarded Registry Management System Contract
January 10, 2018

United One Communications was awarded a contract to provide annual renewal for Kodak scanners that support the Federal Aviation Administration Registry Management System. 

United One Communications Awarded Cybersecurity Engineering and DoD Risk Management Framework Contract
May 25, 2017

United One Communications was awarded a contract to support the Joint Communications Support Element Network Operations and Management System. United One Communications will implement the required DoD cybersecurity controls for the platform and execute the DoD RMF processes to meet CNSS 1253 requirements.

United One Communications Awarded Cybersecurity Engineering and DoD Risk Management Framework Contract
May 5, 2016

United One Communications was awarded a contract to support the Joint Communications Support Element Joint Deployable Package. United One Communications will implement the required DoD cybersecurity controls for the platform and execute the DoD RMF processes to meet CNSS 1253 requirements.

United One Communications earns DBE Certification
May 3, 2016

United One Communications today announced that it has been Disadvantaged Business Enterprise certified by the State of Florida which is one of the most recognized and respected certifications in the nation.

The DBE program seeks to increase the participation of firms owned by disadvantaged individuals in all federal-aid transportation contracts. Acquiring DBE status was is a significant achievement for United One Communications. Many publicly funded projects at the federal, state and local levels require a percentage of work to be performed by firms with specific certifications in order to adhere to diversity guidelines. To qualify for the DBE designation, a firm must be at least 51% owned by socially or economically disadvantaged individuals.

Leadership

United One Communications accomplished management team brings the vision and expertise required to consistently deliver solutions that help organizations excel. Individually, each provides unique talents. Together, they provide the chemistry that makes United One Communications a uniquely strong and trusted solutions partner.


Carl Chaisson

President & Chief Executive Officer


Carl Chaisson is the President & Chief Executive Officer of United One Communications. Mr. Chaisson has over 12 years of technical leadership experience in the field of Computer Information Systems. Mr. Chaisson has spent several of those years as a defense contractor deployed to locations throughout Southwest Asia to include Iraq, Afghanistan, and Kuwait engineering multi-million dollar tactical and strategic solutions for the Department of Defense (DoD) in support of the warfighter.

Mr. Chaisson holds 21 professional IT certifications from various vendors to include the International Information System Security Certification Consortium, Certified Wireless Network Professionals, CompTIA, Exin, Microsoft, NetApp, and VMware. Mr. Chaisson received his Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Florida International University's Landon Undergraduate School of Business and his Master of Business Administration from Florida International University's Chapman Graduate School of Business. Mr. Chaisson is also a Professional Genealogist certified by the Association of Professional Genealogists.

Ronald Chaisson

Chief Operating Officer


Ronald Chaisson is the Chief Operating Officer of United One Communications. Mr. Chaisson has over 11 years of corporate executive leadership training and management experience. Mr. Chaisson has a proven track record in operations, strategic planning, and business development.

Mr. Chaisson received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Lemoyne Owen College and his Master of Science in Strategic Leadership from New England College. Mr. Chaisson is Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certified and currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Industrial Organization.

Kristin Maddox

Chief Financial Officer


Kristin Maddox is the Chief Financial Officer of United One Communications. Ms. Maddox has 9 years of experience in public accounting and is an experienced CPA who has been working with United One Communications since its inception.

Ms. Maddox received her Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi. Ms. Maddox has also been honored by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as a rising star in the accounting profession.


Angel Chaisson

Vice President of Corporate Administration


Angel Chaisson is the Vice President of Corporate Administration for United One Communications. Dr. Chaisson has 22 years of experience as a lifelong educator, who has served as an adjunct professor, district executive director, and school site administration. Dr. Chaisson is also an experienced consultant in the areas of leadership and organizational management.

Dr. Chaisson holds several certifications in leadership and education. Dr. Chaisson received her Bachelor of Liberal Arts from Louisiana State University and Master of Arts in Education and Master of Science in Leadership from Nova Southeastern University’s Fischler College of Education. Dr. Chaisson also received her Doctoral in Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) and Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Curriculum and Instruction from Nova Southeastern University.


John Wilkerson Jr.

Vice President of Health Informatics


John Wilkerson is the Vice President of Health Informatics for United One Communications. Dr. Wilkerson serves as the medical lead driving the vision and approach to integrating and optimizing data analytics strategies in UOC's healthcare projects. With over 23 years of experience as a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon, he brings in-depth experience in understanding the data United One Communications is reporting and how the team can impact improved patient outcome.     

Dr. Wilkerson received his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor Chemistry from Longwood University. Dr. Wilkerson received his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. Dr. Wilkerson continued his training by completing an internship in General Surgery and General Orthopedics residency training at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. Dr. Wilkerson has also completed postgraduate training in Orthopedic Biomechanics at Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Wilkerson is also an active Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.



Gary Harrison-Ducros

Lead Counsel


Gary Harrison-Ducros a Legal Consultant for United One Communications. Mr. Harrison-Ducros has 26 years of experience as a corporate attorney. Mr. Harrison-Ducros has represented Fortune 500 companies, medium, and small businesses in a wide range of litigation matters, including cases involving employment, labor issues, breach of fiduciary duties, and contract damages.

Mr. Harrison-Ducros received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Unversity of New Orleans and his Master of Business Administration from Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business. Mr. Harrison-Ducros also received his Juris Doctorate from Tulane University Law School.

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