Established in 1978

About US

Who We Are

extensive experience, knowledge, and insights


  • Established in 1978 and sited in the National Capitol region, Cypress International is a consulting firm that supports its clients through a deep understanding of business opportunities in the defense and homeland security sectors.
  • Cypress International is comprised of an all-service, multi-discipline professional staff with extensive experience, knowledge and insights into the complex processes of program requirements, budgeting and acquisition. Cypress International’s resources include an extensive research capability and a network of field representatives at strategic locations across the country.

Our Services Include:

  • Assisting in the Development of Long-Range Business Development Plans
  • Identifying Program Opportunities in the Defense Marketplace
  • Understanding of Service Requirements Through the Acquisition Capture Process
  • Identifying Teaming and Subcontracting Opportunities
  • Providing Continuing Analysis of the DOD Programs and Budgets
  • Guiding Clients Through the Complexities of Doing Business with the DOD
  • Formulating Marketing Strategies
  • Monitoring DOD, OMB and Congressional Activities Relating to Client Products
  • Developing Inputs for Briefings, Presentations, and Proposals to Customers
  • Structuring Advertising and Promotional Materials
  • Advising Client Decision Makers
  • Conducting Business Reviews with Senior Management

Cypress Community Overview

The Cypress team believes in giving back to both the Government, from which it served, and its local community.

Many of the Cypress team serve on Government and Industry Boards and Forums, thus allowing us to continue to support our Nation’s security efforts. Some of the activities include serving as leaders in the following Boards and Forums:

  • Board of Trustees - National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA)​
  • Executive Board - NDIA, Washington DC Chapter ​
  • Member - AFCEA International Cyber Committee​
  • Vice Chairman, National Board, NDIA’s Integrated Precision Warfare Division​
  • National Board of Directors - Association of Naval Aviation ​
  • National Executive Board - Army Aviation Association of America​
  • Finance Committee – Association of the United States Army​
  • Advisory Committee – NDIA Explosive Ordnance Disposal​
  • Chairman – National Field Artillery Association​
  • Vice President – Capital Cannoneers​
  • Chairman – Tactical Wheeled Vehicles Association​
  • NDTA Co-Chair, Sub-Committee on Energy​
  • Advisor for the Defense Science Board for Defense Critical Infrastructure​
  • NDIA Sub-Committee on Energy​

Cypress supports many local area community outreach activities to include:

  • Advertising in Service Academy Athletics Magazines
  • Paralyzed Veterans Golf Outing (PVGO)
  • AUSA/AFA Golf Sponsorship
  • Alexandria Rotary Club
  • Alexandria Police Department
  • Child and Family Network Center – Children’s Christmas Party and Reading
  • AUSA Warrior Unit Fort Belvoir – Toys for Children

Client Testimonials

“Leveraging the Cypress expertise is ideal to help us focus on strategic level decisions.”
“You have raised our understanding of this topic from the floor to the ceiling.”
“We had an outstanding show. Thank you for your coordination for the booth visits. They were critical in moving our agenda forward.”
“Your advice has borne us fruit once again.”
“As usual, you have found a gold nugget at just the right moment.”
“Wow, another opportunity that I don’t think we’ve seen and is in our lane.”
“The Cypress contributions were extremely helpful to our annual review.”
“ We couldn’t do it without you guys. Keep up the GREAT work!”
“Your team's input has been invaluable as we've started mapping our future path."
“Cypress is the gold standard for consultants.”