2017 Fast 50

5: Spear, Inc.
Location: Herndon, Va.
Annual growth rate: 124.4%
2016 Revenue: $18,510,285
2015 Revenue: $8,933,534
2014 Revenue: $3,325,728
2013 Revenue: $1,520,395
2012 Revenue: $729,590.00
Leadership: Richard Pineda and Gino Antonelli
Number of employees: 143
Website: http://www.spear-inc.net/
Lines of business: 1. Cybersecurity -The threat of cybersecurity breaches is growing exponentially hourly, globally. 2. Data Analytics- The Federal Government is a large data harvester. 3. Infrastructure Solutions- Spear provides cloud hosting, networking, storage and mobility. 4. Management Consulting Services- These services are for customers whom Spear does not intend to service with technology solutions.
Major customers: U.S. Army, Department of Education, U.S. Courts, DHS, and FBI U.S. Army Contract: Spear provides support to various echelons and agencies within the Army. Spear personnel delivers mission critical IT infrastructure at 8 different geographic locations in the continental U.S. – Infrastructure Solutions Department of Education and Federal Student Aid: Spear provides IT-systems administrator support so that ED and FSA are able to educate nation’s children and leave no child left behind. Infrastructure Solutions & Cybersecurity JIEDDO - JIEDDO's mission is to focus all DoD actions in support of the Combatant Commanders’ and Joint task forces efforts to defeat IEDs as weapons of strategic influence. -Cybersecurity/Data Analytics US Courts - US Courts’ mission is to assist in the administration of justice by providing accurate, impartial, and timely information as well as excellent service to all citizens. – Data Analytics The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program offers a dynamic approach to fortifying the cybersecurity of government networks.
Major contracts/projects: N/A