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About Us

Parker Tide is a veteran-owned, small business located in the heart of downtown Washington, DC.  We provide recruitment, staff augmentation, and strategic solutions to both the Federal Government and the private sector, nationwide.

Parker Tide has been operating in the DC Metro Area for over 25 years and has specialized in the Federal market space for this entire century.  Parker Tide is a multi-million dollar company on the GSA schedule.  Our growth can be attributed to best value solutions and quality results. 

Our Company is owned by Anthony W. Parker.  Mr. Parker is responsible for the strategic direction and overall management of Parker Tide.  Mr. Parker is a Vietnam Veteran, U.S. Navy.  He received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College and his J. D. and Masters in Tax Law from Georgetown Law Center.  Formerly, Mr. Parker held the position of Executive Assistant to the Administrator of the US Small Business Administration and has over 25 years experience in finance and human resources.  The Parker Tide team consists of a diverse staff with over 40 years combined experience in our industry. We have provided support to over 50 private sector clients and over 45 separate Federal Agencies over the past five years. Our Past Performance Ratings have always exceeded 98%.

Under the GSA 736 (TAPS) Schedule, Parker Tide has been a quality provider of professional and administrative services for shorter term needs for the Federal Government. Our clients count on us to provide candidates for “hard-to-fill” positions throughout the Federal Government.

Under the GSA Professional Services Schedule (MOBIS 874-6), Parker Tide is also one of the top providers of Acquisition and Contract Administration support. We have one of the deepest pools of qualified Procurement talent in the area.

Under the GSA 738X (HR) Schedule, Parker Tide is a premier provider of government human resource solutions. Our Human Resources Solutions Division offers a full range of operational support and HR outsourcing services for government HR organizations. We offer solutions that range from full-scale operations of an agency’s human resources functions to support for a specific agency HR need.

Parker Tide excels in providing top-notch Personnel Security Services to our Federal Clients, including suitability adjudication and HSPD-12 compliance; assisting agencies that need to process and badge their new and existing full time employees and contractors on a timely basis.

We take a consultative approach to our customized solutions.  We believe that healthy working relationships are built on trust, and that trust is earned by delivering quality results time and time again.  Our long-term client relationships prove that Parker Tide understands and will exceed your expectations. 

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Acquisition/Procurement/Contract Administration and Management
  • Personnel Security, including Suitability Adjudication and HSPD-12 compliance
  • Administrative Support and Management
  • Human Resources Solutions
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Legal Staffing
  • Management Consulting
  • Project Management