With a Two-Year Revenue Growth of 762%, Dobbs Defense Solutions Ranks #8 on Inc. Magazine’s Mid-Atlantic Region’s List of Fastest-Growing Companies

February 29, 2024

Companies on the 2024 Inc. 5000 Regionals: Mid-Atlantic list had an average growth rate of 154.26 percent.

Baltimore, MD, February 29, 2024 Inc. magazine revealed that Dobbs Defense Solutions is No. 8 on its fourth annual Inc. 5000 Regionals: Mid-Atlantic list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing Mid-Atlantic private companies, based in the District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the Mid-Atlantic economy’s most dynamic segment–its independent small businesses.

“Embarking on a new chapter, this year has been truly remarkable for us. We celebrated five years in business and earned a spot on the Mid-Atlantic Regional Inc. list, underscoring our achievements and potential. Strengthened by robust partnerships, invaluable guidance, and unwavering team dedication, these milestones inspire us to aim even higher. We’re grateful for our journey so far and are excited about the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. As we continue to grow, we warmly invite you to join us in shaping a promising and dynamic future,” says CEO Erica Dobbs.

The companies on this list show a remarkable rate of growth across all industries in the Mid-Atlantic region. Between 2019 and 2021, these 135 private companies had an average growth rate of 154.26 percent; by 2023, they’d added 14,110 jobs and $5.2 billion to the Mid-Atlantic region’s economy.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Mid-Atlantic, including company profiles, and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, metro area, and other criteria, can be found at inc.com/mid-atlantic starting February 27, 2024.

“The honorees in our Inc. 5000 network are the Who’s Who of private companies. They’re energizing regional economies as they engineer the future of their industries. Learn who they are and what they do — they’ll be impacting things for a while,” said Eric Hagerman, Special Projects Editor at Inc. Media.

About Dobbs Defense Solutions

Dobbs Defense Solutions, LLC, known as D2S, is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, Women-Owned Small Business, 8A company, and GSA MAS contract holder.

With over 35 years of experience across federal, state, and commercial domains, our senior leadership and subject matter experts, stand out as a prominent players in the DoD, IC, and commercial cybersecurity realm and excel in Governance, Training, Program/Project Management, IT, Cybersecurity Service Management, and Infrastructure.

Our notable achievements and the trust we’ve built through strategic partnerships distinguish us, highlighting our steadfast dedication to exceptional security practices and our commitment to fostering diversity within our operations.

Contact: Wendy Amaya, wamaya@thinkd2s.com or go to thinkd2s.com.

More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Regionals

Methodology

The 2024 Inc. 5000 Regionals are ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2020 and 2022. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2020. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2022. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2020 is $100,000; the minimum for 2022 is $1 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons.

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The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent.

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