Celestar sponsors Women in Defense Greater Tampa Bay Chapter Get Connected Networking Social

Celestar sponsored the Women in Defense Greater Tampa Bay Chapter’s  January Get Connected networking social and membership drive held at Hula Bay on 6 January 2015! Celestar supports the WID GTB’s vision to strengthen and influence our defense and national security industry by inspiring women, growing professional relationships, and cultivating the advancement of women leaders in government, military, and industry professions.

Celestar sponsors TGH Foundation Night at the Circus

Celestar was happy to be a Silver High-Flyer Sponsor for Tampa General Foundation’s Night at the Circus.

Veterans Day Ceremony

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce held it’s annual Veterans Day Ceremony on 9 November in Joe Chillura Courthouse Square.  Celestar was honored to be a sponsor for this great event. Thank you to all who participated and volunteered including Progress Village Middle Magnet School Band, Orange Grove Middle Magnet School Chorus, AVAST Vets of Tampa Honor Guard as well as men and women who serve at MacDill AFB.  The keynote speaker was Vice Admiral Sean A. Pybus, Deputy Commander, US SOCOM.

Click here to view the program for the event.

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Tampa Bay Lightning’s Seats for Service

Celestar was happy to be a sponsor for the Tampa Bay Lightning’s annual Seats for Service game on 6 November, 2014.

Another Win for Celestar Corporation

Tampa, Florida, October 8, 2014:

Celestar Corporation was recently awarded a contract supporting the office of the United States Southern Command (“USSOUTHCOM”) Current Operations Directorate, Detention Operations branch. Celestar Corporation is proud to continue our support of the Department of Defense and specifically, United States Southern Command.

About Celestar Corporation

Celestar Corporation is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, based in Tampa, Florida with a satellite office in Reston, Virginia. Celestar Corporation provides creative, innovative, and cost effective service solutions to the U.S. government and private entities worldwide. Celestar Corporation has set itself apart from its peers by consistently providing responsive, tailored, and high quality support to its customers for over ten years.

Celestar Corporation Contract Win

Tampa, Florida, September 24, 2014:

Celestar Corporation was recently awarded a contract supporting the office of the United States Southern Command (“USSOUTHCOM”) Chief of Staff. Celestar Corporation, along with our teammate MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) will staff the command’s historian office, as well as provide knowledge management support. Our team will support USSOUTHCOM’s efforts to maintain and preserve historical accounts of USSOUTHCOM activities by documenting contemporary activities, conducting research for USSOUTHCOM principals, and engaging in outreach missions that advance US interests. Additionally, they will facilitate the command’s efforts to ensure USSOUTHCOM is able to systematically collect, organize and share knowledge within in the command. Celestar Corporation is proud to continue our support of the Department of Defense and specifically, United States Southern Command.

About Celestar Corporation

Celestar Corporation is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, based in Tampa, Florida with a satellite office in Reston, Virginia. Celestar Corporation provides creative, innovative, and cost effective service solutions to the U.S. government and private entities worldwide. Celestar Corporation has set itself apart from its peers by consistently providing responsive, tailored, and high quality support to its customers for over ten years.

Celestar Contact:
Ms Lori Larsen, Vice President, Business Operations
llarsen@celestarcorp.com
Phone: (813) 627-9069

Celestar launches new subsidiary – Celestar International, LLC

celestar-launches-subsidiary-celestar-internationalTampa, 23 June 2014:

Celestar Holdings announced today the launch of its newest subsidiary, Celestar International, LLC. Colonel (Ret) Brian Kerins was appointed as President of Celestar International.

Brian Kerins comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience within the industry, having spent the last seven years at KBR. Brian is a retired Air Force Colonel with over twenty-five years of service in various capacities with USCENTCOM, USCENTAF. He previously served as the U.S. Defense and Air Attaché at the American Embassy in Abu Dhabi.

Gregory Celestan, CEO of Celestar Holdings states “Brian’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge makes him the ideal leader for Celestar International. Brian and his team have already hit the ground running and are working hard to develop leads for the new company.”

Celestar International will specialize in providing international training, consulting and advisory services for the overseas market. The company is specifically organized to better address the needs of a growing international services marketplace. The Business Development team will be led by Fatah Muraisi, a retired Army Officer who has extensive business expertise in the Middle East. Training efforts will be coordinated by Tony Liberta, a seasoned retired Army Non-Commissioned Officer.

Celestar Hosts Military for Tampa Bay Storm Game

Celestar-Hosts-Military-for-Tampa-Bay-Storm-GameCelestar was pleased to host military at the Tampa Bay Storm game Saturday evening. A fun night for all! It was also local hero night so thank all that have served or still serve both in the military and first responders.