A Tampa service-disabled, veteran-owned small business has been awarded a $10.3 million contract from the U.S. Department of Defense to provide non-clinical case management and advocate training for support for wounded, ill and injured special operations forces recovering service members. 9Line LLC has a mission of providing advocacy and support to wounded warriors and their families and under the contract will focus on recovery care coordination, military adaptive sports, benevolence, career transition and operations as it relates to the U.S. Special Operations Command Warrior Care program.
9Line is one of the largest veteran-owned businesses in the Tampa Bay area, with 64 employees, 17 of which are local. The company primarily serves the Army, Navy and the U.S. Special Operations Command, according to Tampa Bay Business Journal research.
By Crystal Owens