and Games

  • On May 4th, we held the Quarterly Valiant Drawing where all who participated in Games and Events since January were eligible to win prizes. We drew 3 names and a big congratulations goes to Andrew Hesse, Lekan Akodu and Steve Pemberton as the winners!  

Current Events

Summer Picnic

Save the Date in advance for the Summer Picnic - July 23rd, 2022 at 9am- 2pm. We'll have food, drinks and games for the whole family!

Fitness Challenge for Charity (Spring)

Ready to rock your fitness goals?  Now is your time to join the Spring Fitness Challenge for Charity!

  • Sign up and we will send you a set of Valiant Resistance Bands (set of 3).
  • The Fitness Challenge will run for 10 days- Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 22.
  • Valiant will sponsor $1.00 for every bike mile and step mile (1000 steps = 1 mile) over the course of the Fitness Challenge!!
  • Choose one charity from the list of more than 50 to receive the Valiant-sponsored money you earn.
  • Set your mile goals for each day. You can walk, ride, dance, golf, row, swim, etc. - if it can be tracked through a device we count it!  
  • For this challenge, we will include training videos so you can utilize the Valiant resistance bands (details to come).
  • The top 3 competitors in Combined Miles, Bike Miles, and Step Miles will win a trophy and gift card.  And all participants will be included in our quarterly GoG Prize Wheel.

Past Events

Happy Hour (DC Area)

The DC Happy Hour at Punchbowl Social in Arlington was a blast! We bowled, played games and connected face-to-face!

Wheel of Fortune

Congrats to Allison Voight for winning the Wheel of Fortune (WoF) Tournament and Trophy!  

Holiday Party

Thank you to all who attended the festive Holiday Party at the beautiful DC Wharf venue! Cheers to a wonderful New Year for all of Valiant employees and their families!

Game of GAmes
Trophy Winners

An icon representing Valiant's Game of Games

Leo Trendowicz

EVP, CApture & IT

Game of Games Winner Year 1
Chess Champ 2020, Poker Champ 2021, Codenames Team Champ 2021

David Ellis

Senior Archer engineer

Family Feud Champ 2020

Geoff Gregory

vp, operations

Family Feud Champ 2020

Marcus Bowie

Security Engineer

Mayor of Chess 2020

Tom Zarycki

Security Engineer

Jeopardy Champ 2020, Smartini Hour Team Champ 2022, Poker Champ 2022

Cat Buchanan

VP, Mission Support

Fitness Challenge for Charity Champ Fall 2021 (Most Step Miles)

Katy Workman

Technical Recruiter

Fitness Challenge for Charity Champ Spring 2021 (Most Bike Miles and Combined Miles)



Fitness Challenge for Charity Champ Spring 2021 (Most Step Miles)

Brittany Gload

Director, Proposals & Quality

Fitness Challenge for Charity Champ Fall 2021 & Winter 2022

Mark Williams

It & QA Support

Codenames Team Champ 2021

Nate Raydo

BD Intel Analyst

Chess Champ (Novice) 2022

Kannan Chithiraputhiran

Sr. DevSecOps Engineer

Fitness Challenge for Charity Champ Winter 2022

Do you have a suggestion for an upcoming game or event?  Email Sara Wenke , Allison Voight, or Shea Raydo

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