Nation’s Leading Provider Of Vendor Identity Management Solutions, Fortior Solutions, Receives Prestigious “Semper Fidelis Award” By Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation


Fortior Solutions, aka SureID, Inc., received the prestigious “Semper Fidelis Award” by the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation at a West Coast event attended by service members, honorees, scholarship recipients, civilians and their guests.

The award was given in recognition of the company’s commitment to the foundation’s mission of honoring Marines by educating their children. Scholars and their Marine Corps families also were recognized at the event, held on October 14 in Newport Beach, CA.

Fortior Solutions President & CEO, Jim Robell, accepted the award on behalf of his company. “It is truly an honor and privilege to receive this award,” Robell said. “The Foundation provides exceptional scholarship support to children of our country’s great heroes, the Marines. These Marine Scholars are our country’s future leaders, and we are proud of their achievements.”

“We are proud to honor Fortior Solutions for the enhancements they’ve brought to security at Marine Corps installations worldwide that help create a safer environment for our families and their children,” said Lieutenant General Bob Ruark USMC (Ret.), President and CEO of the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation. “Fortior Solutions clearly shares the Scholarship Foundation’s devotion to Marine families and is committed to ensuring their children have access to affordable education.”

Fortior Solution’s patented RAPIDGate® solution helps to protect Marines and their families at 19 Marine Corps bases across the country, through the company’s sophisticated identity management and credentialing system for access control of vendors, service providers and contractors.

The Semper Fidelis Award recognizes individuals and organizations whose service to the Nation exemplifies the Marine Corps motto to remain “Always Faithful.”

About Fortior Solutions:

Fortior Solutions is the market leader in high-assurance identity solutions used by the government and critical infrastructure. The company creates end-to-end trusted identity programs offering full credential lifecycle management through the combination of registration, identity proofing, verification, background screening, credentialing and identity authentication for government, critical infrastructure, and individuals including contractors, vendors and other authorized personnel. Fortior Solutions’ RAPIDGate® program provides an enterprise-wide, single-credential high assurance identity for the U.S. Marine Corps, Army and Coast Guard installations and critical infrastructure sectors across the country. Fortior Solutions is the leading issuer of PIV-I credentials. Fortior Solutions is headquartered in Hillsboro, OR, and has been delivering trusted identity solutions to customers since November, 2001.

About the Scholarship Foundation:

Established in 1962, the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is the Nation’s oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships for military children. Since its inception, the Scholarship Foundation has awarded $120 million in scholarships to 40,000 recipients. For more information on the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, please visit