Newport News, VA — Inc. magazine recently announced Spectrum ranked No. 944 on its third annual Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Consumer electronics maker Vizio, Internet giant GoDaddy, rental car service Zipcar, and beverage maker Honest Tea are among the prominent brands featured on this year’s list.

The 2009 Inc. 5000 serves as a unique report card on the U.S. economy. Despite the ongoing recession, aggregate revenue among the companies on the list actually increased to $214 billion, up $29 billion from last year, with a median three-year growth rate of 126 percent. The Inc. 5000 are responsible for creating more than 1 million jobs since their founding, making the list perhaps the best example of the impact private, fast-growing companies can have on the economy.

Spectrum is a veteran-owned small business that serves the Department of Defense, federal agencies and future commercial markets. The company specializes in providing the intelligence community with innovative, realistic and affordable solutions in technology. Spectrum also provides full system support from assessment to certification and takes great pride in exceeding client expectations. The expertise of the 250 plus employees that comprise Spectrum, work to solve the important intelligence issues of not only the nation but the world. As the company continues with its specialization in C4ISR, Information Operations, Acquisition & Logistics, and Research & Analysis, boundaries are being broken as Spectrum continues to rapidly grow and enter new markets.