Through hundreds of projects, saving millions for our clients

Insights derived through our market analyses, life cycle cost estimates and commercialization planning as well as other services have benefited hundreds of clients to more than $20 million in opportunity funding and have saved others more than $15 million.  Whether it’s in the field of bioengineering or robotics or safety equipment (or other fields), we work methodically ensuring that intelligence we gather is meaningful to our clients’ outcomes.

What we’ve done

  • Facilitated over 250 technology transfer agreements
  • Conducted more than 50 market analyses for the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Contributed to DoD technology transfer (T2) activities resulting in more than $9.2 million returned to the federal government
  • Contributed to more than $7 million in cost avoidance for DHS
  • Identified more than $20 million in funding for firms providing technologies supporting DoD and First Responder needs

Read about some of our projects

Some of our projects


"FirstLink has been a wonderful partner. They are always supportive, helpful, and responsive."

– John Dement, ORTA/Technology Transfer Manager, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division