SNC Receives EDAWNs Large Business of the Year Award

Sparks, Nevada – (March 21, 2003) – Sierra Nevada Corporation announced today that it was awarded the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada’s (EDAWN) Large “Business of the Year” award.

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) received the award for being an outstanding citizen company within Western Nevada.

The award further recognizes SNC for exemplary contributions to the community, environmental consciousness, and higher than average wage/import ratios for the community.

SNC was provided with the award during EDAWN's Annual Luncheon in which many local businesses and community leaders were present. Nominees included Adagio Trust Company, Alere Medical, ITS Logistics, Promenade on the River, HAWCO Properties, Shoppers Square Mall, Cricket Communications, Haws Corporation, Washoe Medical Center South Meadows, Harley-Davidson Financial Services, Veka West, Inc., and TRW, Inc.

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, is a fast growing innovative and agile technology solutions corporation focusing on system integration electronics engineering; manufacturing; and aircraft modification. Our current focus is to specialize in the integration; design; development; installation; and servicing of complex airborne, ground, and ship-based systems for the U.S. Government, its prime contractors, and international customers.

SNC is a privately-held, woman owned business with a strong, stable and debt-free financial foundation that provides flexible low-risk and strong financial performance for our customers. We have invested heavily over the years in experienced people, modern facilities, and the state-of-the-art equipment needed to enhance our capabilities, development efforts to our customer’s technical advantage. SNC has over 1000 employees with 24 locations in 15 states across the United States.

SNC Enterprise Business Areas:
ISR - Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
CNS/ATM - Communication, Navigation, Surveillance & Air Traffic Mgmt
C4N - Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Networks
EW/RI - Electronic Warfare / Range Instrumentation
SST - System Sensors and Technology
IMS - Integrated Mission Systems