On December 11, 2009, Sea Systems Group was awarded from the Clarksville Chamber of Commerce the Business of the Year Award “demonstrating the epitome of entrepreneurial spirit that creates jobs in communities like our town all across the State” Rick and Barbara McKinney started the company back in 1995 after tyring to come up with a way to create jobs and opportunities in an area that needed Companies and People like this to continue on with the drive of Small Business owners.
Over the years, they have turned the “Mitigator” into a well engineered product that is heavily used in Military vehicles today in all aspect of combat. The Mitigator is designed to dissapate a blast thus protecting the troops from death. In addition, the company is looking at other applications that can use the same technology thus cutting down on the “everyday worker” and eliminate common aches and pains associated with sitting and/or repeated shock in heavy equipment.
You can read the story here and lets all congradulate Rick and Barb for a job well done, and for many more years to come of continuing on with helping Troops in need get home safe and sound to their familes.