Patriot Capital II, L.P. provided subordinated and convertible notes in support of the acquisition. XL Associates, Inc. provides acquisition lifecycle support, grants lifecycle management, and professional services for agencies, governments, and commercial customers. The company’s services also include project management, acquisition and contracting support, and work-surge manpower support. XL Associates, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is based in McLean, Virginia. ALON, Inc. is a value-added provider of program management support for information technology and mission support programs for the Federal Government. ALON, Inc.’s program management support services include: traditional project scheduling; budget management; compliance with government directives; and validating IT solutions through our enterprise architecture, information security, and requirements management expertise. ALON, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is based in Springfield, Virginia.