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Obsidian Analysis is One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies, Says Inc. Magazine

Obsidian Ranks No. 217 on the 2014 Inc. 500

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inc. magazine named Obsidian Analysis, Inc. number 217 on its 33rd annual "Inc. 500", an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Obsidian earns this honor based on its three-year revenue growth of 2,061%, which makes this homeland security and resilience consultancy the fifth fastest-growing company in the District of Columbia from 2010 to 2013.

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"We are extremely pleased at this recognition by Inc. Magazine," remarked Dr. Kevin O'Prey, Obsidian's chairman and president.  "Our significant growth reflects the trust that is placed in us by our expanding client base as well as the tremendous dedication by all of our staff.  We are excited that there is a large market for the high-end analytical, programmatic, and management consulting services that we bring to executives in government and the private sector."

The 2014 Inc. 500, which was unveiled online at Inc.com and is featured in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive roster in the list's history. The average company on the list achieved an impressive three-year growth of 516%.  Obsidian was founded in 2010 by O'Prey and Matthew Travis, which made 2014 the first year that the company was eligible for the Inc. 500.

"From our perspective, the most compelling aspect of our growth is that is serves as a catalyst for the continued development of our professional staff," reflected Travis. "Growth creates more opportunities for our talented employees and makes Obsidian even more attractive to our recruiting base."

About Obsidian

Washington, DC-based Obsidian Analysis provides outstanding management consulting services to decision makers across the full range of security and resilience domains.  Obsidian's capabilities cover the entire life-cycle of decision making—from analysis/assessment, to planning, to course-of-action development, to evaluation, to training and exercising, to stakeholder outreach and engagement.  Obsidian was founded by Dr. Kevin P. O'Prey and Matthew Travis. For more information, please visit: http://www.obsidiandc.com 

About the Inc. 500

The Inc. 500 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The 2014 Inc. 500 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013.  To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010.

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