The GSA 8(a) STARS III is the “Best-in-Class” GSA contract vehicle used to obtain Information Technology (IT) solutions for your agency.   GSA 8(a) STARS III GWAC is a small business set-aside contract that provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of vetted and certified 8(a) industry partners. The GSA 8(a) STARS III vehicle facilitates acquiring support for all IT strategic and tactical mission areas.  Creative Business Solutions, Inc. (CBS) and its teaming partners provide cutting edge IT technology ranging from help-desk support; website design, development, maintenance, hosting; data analysis and visualization; software programming; Artificial Intelligence (AI), cybersecurity, and much more to satisfy your mission needs.

CBS is a recognized and mature Small Business Administration 8(a) Certified Program Participant and a Veterans Affairs (VA) Verified/Certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB).

Contract Scope.
  • Contract Ordering Period: 07/02/2021 thru 07/01/2026 base 5 years with one three-year option.
  • Task Order Performance can go 5 years beyond Contract ordering end date.
  • Allows for sole-source/directed task orders up to the 8(a) competitive threshold.

CBS Inc. STARS III Profile.

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GSA 8(a) STARS III Contacts.

Robert Palmer, CEO
8(a) STARS III Program Manager
Email. | Phone. 301.509.9954 | Fax. 202.677.7926
Fredrica Snead
8(a) STARS III Associate Program Manager
Email.  | Phone. 202.352.0578
Creative Business Solutions, Inc.
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For more information about how to use the 8(a) STARS III contract vehicle, you may contact  CBS directly;  visit GSA STARS3 Website (  or see GSA STARS 3 brochure .


Last Modified March 16, 2022 | CBS Corporate Communications Group.