The IPA Group

The IPA Group is successful because our Officers, Managers and Staff are top experts in their fields.
Each business unit is developed, managed and operated as a semi-autonomous entity and/or affiliate corporation to form “The Group.” Our business structure provides our customers with only the highest level of excellence yet also provides our corporate staff with an opportunity to develop, manage and eventually own their own business unit and company. Our employee owned “business consortium” model inspires, motivates and rewards employees for loyalty, dedication and maintaining the highest standards. A few of the benefits to our customer is professionalism, tailored support and low cost.

The IPA Group developed a broad and diverse resume of past performance including:

  • Support to NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory and the Orion Space Program
  • National Crisis Management assistance to the Kingdom of Jordan
  • High Threat VIP Protection to Iraqi Officials and U.S. human assets
  • Mi17 Helicopter tactical aviation / counter drug operations and training to a foreign friendly nation that supports US National Security policies
  • Developing modern day warfare applications for advanced missile weapons systems for Naval Sea Systems Command
  • Tactical Maritime training to numerous U.S. Federal Agencies, DOD and foreign friendly nations that support US National Security policies
  • Manufacturing of a Special Purpose Ice Rescue Vessel (the ASV)
  • Anti-Terrorism Assistance and Training in dozens of countries under a Department of State Program
  • SOCOM Multi-Disciplined Intelligence Officers training course
The IPA Group provides a diverse and broad spectrum of support, each with defined core capabilities. IPA is dedicated to excellence, fairness and integrity. With that in mind our “Group” business model enables us to organize relevant expertise into business units and companies that are dedicated to specific core capabilities.
Our business units and/or associated companies are continuing to develop and currently includes:

NEXT GENERATION SPACEFLIGHT IPA

is on contract to support NASA in meeting the goal for sending U.S. astronauts to Mars in the 2030s. Our involvement supports NASA’s focus on the Commercial Crew Program, Orion Deep Space Program, and the ongoing and groundbreaking work being accomplished on the International Space Station (ISS).

MISSION ENGINEERING

is comprised of Fires and Targeting experts each with U.S. Navy Surface Warfare and Intelligence experience specializing in U.S. Navy Advanced Weapon System operational planning and integrating Operations with Engineering. IPA provides support to the NAVSEASYSCOM Tomahawk Missile program.

GLOBAL STRATEGY GROUP

(GSG) is a closely integrated team of former officials from the U.S. Departments of State, Defense, Treasury, Commerce, Justice, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the FBI, and the private sector. They are a team of experts in foreign affairs, global security, interagency and intergovernmental cooperation. Emphasizing a comprehensive, whole-of-government approach, the GSG provides solutions for high-level customers by designing, developing, planning and executing scenario-supported experiments, war-games, and exercises. This enables the GSG to assess and evaluate concepts as well as train organizations on addressing complex emerging security challenges and their associated risks.

POSEIDON TACTICAL MARINE

is a business unit specializing in maritime special services to the U.S. and Partner Nations. Through our Poseidon business unit IPA has become a recognized leader in providing mission critical maritime services and personnel supporting national security and the fight against terrorism.

ZEUS TACTICAL AVIATION

is a business unit that is capable of providing support to the full spectrum of tactical aviation-related services to government and industry. Our pilots and Flight Crews are expertly qualified to provide unique support to various missions including combat mission support, advanced training, foreign training and test and evaluation of systems and tactics. Through Zeus IPA provides its customers with cost savings through innovative, unique and tailored business solutions.

MOBILE INTELLIGENCE SECURITY TRAINING TEAM (MISTT)

is a business unit of IPA that supports U.S. Government agencies in the fields of Intelligence, Military Intelligence, Federal Law Enforcement and Military Special Operations. MISTT leverages intelligence expertise and decades of training experience to provide customer-in-house training and consulting in all aspects of the intelligence field.

STRAC

is our domestic preparedness and awareness training and consulting business unit. Squared away, Trained up, Ready to go, Aware and Capable are the cornerstone elements of being able to recognize, react and respond to emerging crisis whether manmade or natural. In our STRAC program we will teach individuals to become more responsible for their own safety and security.

Company Details

  • Legal Business Name:
    INTERNATIONAL PREPAREDNESS ASSOCIATES, INC.
  • DUNS:
    798235599
  • CAGE:
    4RBN5
  • Status:
    SDVOSB
  • Doing Business As (DBA):
    I P A

IPA NAICS Codes

  • 541618
    Management Consulting Services (Primary)
  • 541330
    Engineering Services
  • 611430
    Professional and Management Development
  • 928110
    National Security
  • 928120
    International Affairs

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