2006 Fast 50

3: Guident Technologies Inc.
Location: Herndon, Va.
Annual growth rate: 148.02%
2005 Revenue: $4,987,657
2004 Revenue: $1,678,345
2003 Revenue: 1,302,280
2002 Revenue: 453,687
2001 Revenue: 131,818
Leadership: Federico Matheu, executive vice president
Number of employees: 109
Website: www.guident.com
Lines of business: IT consulting services
Major customers: Environmental Protection Agency, General Services Administration, Government Printing Office, State Department, Defense Department, Food and Drug Administration and Los Alamos National Laboratory
Major contracts/projects: Guident Technologies is providing implementation and service support of Oracle solutions to Los Alamos National Laboratory under a $4.9 million task order agreement.