The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce selected Ben Edson, Founder and
CEO of Rockville-based VariQ, as the Small Business Leader of the Year
Award Winner. Ben was recognized during the MCCC Business Awards Dinner
on November 17th along with other innovative and influential business
and government leaders.
In accepting the award, Ben said “I am honored to accept the Small
Business Leader of the Year award. I want to thank the Montgomery County
Chamber of Commerce for their support, and the whole VariQ team.”
VariQ designs, integrates, manages, and sustains advanced technology systems
for government and commercial clients, emphasizing quality and professional
excellence in each service delivered. As a successful, privately-held
small business, VariQ has grown organically over the past five years by
Ben is a specialist in cybersecurity, systems design and integration, and
program management. As a positive-minded and results-driven CEO, his background
uniquely complements his drive to deliver technical and secure solutions
while fostering lasting, trusted partnerships with industry leaders.