Optimal Solutions Group was awarded Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) certification by the U.S. Small Business Administration in May 2003. In addition, it was awarded Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) status for the state of Maryland in January 2003.
In sum, Optimal has MBE or Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) status by the following jurisdictions:
- Baltimore City, Maryland
- Baltimore County, Maryland
- Howard County, Maryland
- Prince George's County, Maryland
- State of Maryland
- The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission