The History Behind the
Pretek Citizant Joint Venture


he Pretek Citizant joint venture established a highly capable government IT solution provider that could offer services to federal agencies through both small-business competitive and 8(a) sole-source procurements. The teammates bring innovative thinking, passionate experts, and senior management involvement to every program.

Pretek Corporation is an 8(a) and HUBZone certified Woman-Owned small business offering experience in a wide range of technologies, products, methodologies, and processes for information technology systems. Pretek specializes in Agile software development, DevSecOps, infrastructure services, Enterprise testing, systems engineering, quality assurance, and end-user support. Pretek designs and delivers smart and lean IT and business transformation solutions to the U.S. government and commercial clients.

Citizant, Inc. is a forward-thinking, woman-owned small business with more than 20 years of experience in Civilian, National Security, and Military IT and business transformation programs. The company brings expertise in DevSecOps automation, Agile development, Enterprise Data Management, PMO support, and process improvement.

Built to Excel


retek Citizant has mature business development, delivery, and back-office support to customers and partners.

Advantages include:

  • Successful program transition experience based on thorough planning and successful incumbent capture
  • Rigorous delivery management practices that have resulted in CPAR ratings averaging 4.7 / 5.0 for all task orders rated in 2019
  • An accounting system built on Deltek Costpoint and deemed “adequate” by Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA)
  • Maturity Level 3 for CMMI-DEV and CMMI-SVC V2 – one of the first 4 companies worldwide to achieve these qualification
  • ISO ISO 9001:2015 (Talent Acquisition)
  • ISO 20000-1:2011 and ISO 27001:2013 (Shared Services)

Committed, Experienced Leadership

Alba M. Alemán
Alba M. AlemánCitizant CEO & Founder
Alba M. Alemán has led Citizant through 20+ years of successful service delivery on mission-critical government programs. She provides strategic direction on corporate growth strategies, workforce engagement initiatives, company culture, differentiated capabilities, and quality. Her passion for creating a better future for Citizant employees, customers, and partners is evidenced by the company’s significant investments in organizational maturity, neuroscience-based leadership development, and employee care. Since its founding in 1999, Citizant has been recognized by numerous government and industry organizations for its innovative IT and business transformation solutions. In 2019, Citizant was recognized with GTSC’s Mid-Tier Business of the Year Award and the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce.
Priti Goyal
Priti Goyal Pretek President & Founder
Priti Goyal is the President and co-founder of Pretek Corporation. She has extensive experience in the Information Technology industry, both directing programs and supporting federal agencies. Her principal role is setting direction and strategy for the company. She also plays a key part in sourcing, partnerships, hiring practices and talent acquisition. Among her corporate achievements are raising Pretek to recognition on the Inc 5000, Washington Technology Fast 50, and Virginia Fantastic 50 profile lists. Ms. Goyal is known for her highly interactive, motivational, and decisive management style.

Pretek Citizant, the right choice,
right now.

We respond to customer challenges with a sense of urgency and the drive to deliver excellent results the first time.