2006 Fast 50

16: Blue Collar Objects
Location: Fairfax, Va.
Annual growth rate: 107.37%
2005 Revenue: 4,287,535
2004 Revenue: 2,612,507
2003 Revenue: 1,219,316
2002 Revenue: 476,173
2001 Revenue: 231,852
Leadership: Solomon Thompson Jr., president and CEO
Number of employees: 40
Website: www.bluecollarobjects.com
Lines of business: Systems integration
Major customers: Internal Revenue Service, Treasury Department, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Central Intelligence Agency, Marine Corps and Navy
Major contracts/projects: Blue Collar Objects was hired by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center to provide system and software engineering, program management and logistics support for the Joint Tactical Radio System Program.