Proposal Development & Project Management

Proposal Development

We are experts at helping small businesses and academic investigators navigate complex federal and state grant or contract programs.

Project Management

We provide project management support for opportunities that are deadline driven and include measurable outcomes.

About PCG, Inc.

PCG, Inc. believes it’s not just about a single project; it’s about creating opportunities for meaningful engagement and growth—for PCG, Inc. and the client.

What We Do

Proposal Development

We are experts at helping small businesses and academic investigators navigate complex federal and state grant or contract programs. PCG, Inc. helps bridge the gap between the funding agency’s requirements and your project.
Our focus is on programs that support the development and commercialization of innovative technology in the U.S. marketplace.

The SBIR/STTR Program

PCG, Inc. offers expert support in the competitive SBIR/STTR program. From concept to submission, we help drive the process and translate your ideas into agency requirements. The SBIR/STTR program offers the largest source of early-stage technology financing in the nation, with more than $2 billion awarded annually and PCG, Inc. offers experience working on proposals to all 11 participating agencies.

Other Proposals

PCG, Inc. offers over fifteen years experience in a wide range of proposals. This includes responses to both contract and grant solicitations from federal and state level offices and agencies. With services ranging from a simple proposal review to full service submission, we collaborate with your team to create the most competitive proposal possible.

Workshops and Presentations

PCG, Inc. President, Kris Parmelee has presented a variety of workshops and seminars for audiences large and small. Popular workshops include a half-day overview of the SBIR/STTR program as well as workshops on the mechanics of a successful proposal.

Find out if the SBIR/STTR program right for you.

What We Do

Project Management

We provide extra support for your team as you prepare to develop or commercialize a new product, plan a special event or conference or develop a new program. PCG, Inc. offers a unique and highly strategic approach to project management.
Our focus is on project management opportunities that include deadline driven measurable outcomes and support the development and commercialization of innovative technology in the U.S. marketplace.

The Team

PCG, Inc. offers a highly organized, strategic and team approach to project management. You don’t join our team—we join yours. We provide support to your key staff working on challenging issues. Think of it as an extra set of hands to help your rock stars navigate a difficult or time-consuming challenge. Together, there is no task we cannot complete or obstacle we cannot overcome.

Organization and Preparation

PCG, Inc. offers extensive experience in planning collaborative events and meetings, bringing unique groups of individuals together to accomplish a shared task and in helping small businesses move through a list of overwhelming “to do” items rapidly. This is only possible by ensuring the team is highly organized and prepared with the right tools, information and team members.

Deadline Driven

PCG, Inc. thrives on deadlines. It’s critical to provide structure, planned outcomes and a timeline to whatever project we are working through. Events, meetings, product launches, studies or whatever the challenge might be—it will be on time.

About PCG, Inc.

Kristen Parmelee

After more than 15 years as a consultant, PCG, Inc. has developed long-term relationships with many of its clients. It’s not just about a single project; it’s about creating opportunities for meaningful engagement and growth—for both PCG, Inc. and the client.

Kristen (Kris) Parmelee is a proud graduate of Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA). She started her career at an Indianapolis-based nonprofit in program development and management.  After gaining initial experience in fund raising, Kris launched her own venture in 2000 with a focus on private foundation and federal grants.  In 2005, she expanded her experience to include SBIR/STTR and for the past five years, has focused almost exclusively on SBIR/STTR and project management services.

“Nearly 10 years of expert assistance, hand holding and general guidance, always  completed as promised as well as always responsive. Kris is an invaluable member of our team.”
– Bob L. | SBIR/STTR Client –
“Kris Parmelee is a remarkable resource and true ‘subject matter expert’ on grant writing, contract administration and report submission of all types. Kris delivers outstanding workshops and training and is without a doubt my ‘go-to’ person, every time, for SBIR/STTR and all other types of grants – I highly recommend PCG as the top consultant in the industry in this field!”
– M. Long | Long Performance Advisors –
“Kris has been an essential component to our proposal application process. She thinks like a reviewer and edits like a pro! Her knowledge extends to the budgeting process as well. Kris has helped our award success rate increase by over 50%.”
– Steve S. | CreateAbility, Inc. | SBIR/STTR Client –

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