Shockingly Different LeadershipGovernment Capabilities Statement

Capabilities Statement For Government ContractsShockingly Different Leadership is a proud partner of Federal, State, and Local governments

Capabilities Overview: Shockingly Different Leadership is a human capital & leadership development consultancy which transforms individuals from leaders into “ultra-achievers” in their organization.  We partner to implement practical ways for  individuals to be more effective in the workforce in a way which both excites them and delights their employer.

Point of Contact (POC) / Title: Karan Ferrell-Rhodes, CEO
Phone: 770-384-1103
E-mail: service@shockinglydifferent.com

Mailing Address:  4480-H South Cobb Drive,  PMB 219, Smyrna, GA 30080
Physical Address:  2121 NewMarket Parkway, Ste. 108, Marietta, GA 30067
Social Media:  Twitter-@ShockinglyD         FB: Facebook.com/ShockinglyDifferent
LinkedIn:  http://www.linkedin.com/in/karanrhodes

Registered Company Name:  Shockingly Different LLC
DUNS:  080264998
EIN:  46-2750674
Cage Code: 7MYC9

Business Certifications: Economically Disadvantaged Woman-owned Small Business, Minority-Owned Small Business

Company Background:
– Founded in March 2013 to service HR and talent development market
– Expanded to local, state and federal marketplace in 2016
– Prime contractor for major international, national, and local firms
– Founder possessing >20 years experience in HR business strategy and professional development
– Staff of 25 who each average 15+ years experience
– Founder awarded as one of the top influential women in Atlanta by Rolling Out magazine
– Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with staff in the United States, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and South America
– Travels globally to client sites

Regions Served:  Primary- USA; Availability- USA & International
–  No job to small or large


– Global network of staff members
– Dedicated Account Managers
– Track record of delivering innovative, practical solutions
– Best practices and lessons learned applied to every work engagement

Core Competencies:

what-we-do_sdl-general-overview_govtNAICS Codes:

611430 – Professional And Management Development Training
541612 – Human Resources Consulting Services
923130 – Administration Of Human Resource Programs
561330 – Professional Employer Organizations
561320 – Temporary Help Services

NGIP Codes:

91800   – Consulting Services
91838   – Education and Training Consulting
918-65 – Human Resources Consulting
91883   – Organizational Development Consulting
92400  – Educational and Training Services
92416   – Course Development Services, Instructional and Training
92435  – In-Service Training, Employees
92441   – Instructor-led, Classroom Training, Non-Technical
95258  – Human Resources Development Services
95290  – Training and Instruction Services, Clients
95800  – Management and Operations Services
95874   – Human Resources Management Services
97255   – Training, Non-State Employees

PSC Codes:

U005 Education/Training- Tuition/Registration/Membership Fees
U008 Education/Training- Training/Curriculum Development
U009 Education/Training- General
U099 Education/Training- Other
U001 Education/Training- Lectures
U002 Education/Training- Personnel Testing
R408 Professional Services/ Program Management

Sample of Major Clients:

–  Microsoft Corporation
–  National Society of Black Engineers
–  British Petroleum (BP)
–  eSecuriel Corporations
–  Brightstar Corporation
–  Coca Cola
–  Spelman University
–  National Association of Black Accountants
–  Atlanta Area Compensation Association
–  Emory University
–  Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated
–  Target Corporation



We would be pleased to discuss how to best partner on your next contracting opportunity.  Contact us today.  We are just a phone call away.


We actively seek subcontracting and teaming opportunities.  Schedule a meeting to discuss possibilities.

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