Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Company Dobbs Defense Solutions Named #1 Fastest-Growing Private Company in Maryland
Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Company Dobbs Defense Solutions Named #1 Fastest-Growing Private Company in Maryland

Baltimore, MD, April 16, 2024 – Dobbs Defense Solution is proud to announce its recognition as the top-ranked Maryland Company on Inc. Magazine‘s list of the fastest growing Mid-Atlantic private companies. With a two-year revenue growth of 762%, Dobbs Defense Solutions ranked #8 overall on Inc. Magazine’s Mid-Atlantic Region’s List of Fastest-Growing Companies.

As a woman and service-disabled veteran-owned enterprise, this recognition resonates deeply with the company’s commitment to excellence in business and service to the nation’s heroes and their families. In line with Gov. Wes Moore‘s pledge to prioritize military families, notably declaring 2024 as “the year for military families in the state of Maryland,” this accolade further underscores Dobbs Defense Solutions’ dedication to supporting these vital communities.

“Being recognized as the top company in Maryland is not just an honor; it’s a testament to the incredible journey we’ve been on for the past five years,” says CEO Erica Dobbs. “As a woman and service-disabled veteran-owned company, this achievement holds a special significance. It underscores the diversity of thought, the strength of our values, and the resilience ingrained in every aspect of our business. It’s a validation of our team’s relentless dedication, our unwavering commitment to excellence, and the trust our partners and customers have placed in us.”

The remarkable growth of Dobbs Defense Solutions exemplifies the thriving entrepreneurial spirit in Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic region. Between 2019 and 2021, these 135 private companies had an average growth rate of 154.26 percent; by 2023, they’d added 14,110 jobs and $5.2 billion to the Mid-Atlantic region’s economy.

“To stand at the forefront of Maryland’s business landscape fuels our passion to push boundaries, innovate, and continue making a meaningful impact. We’re thrilled to celebrate this milestone, and we’re even more excited about the journey ahead as we strive for even greater heights,” says Dobbs.

Governor Moore’s administration has committed to sponsoring and supporting legislation that recognizes and provides support to military families, reflecting the shared values of service and sacrifice exemplified by Dobbs Defense Solutions. This recognition adds to Dobbs Defense Solutions’ recent achievements, including its election to the Forbes Technology Council and the distinction of D2S President & CEO Erica Dobbs as one of the Top 100 Women in Maryland by The Daily Record.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Mid-Atlantic, including company profiles, and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, metro area, and other criteria, can be found at

About Dobbs Defense Solutions

Dobbs Defense Solutions, LLC, known as D2S, is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, Women-Owned Small Business, 8A company, and GSA MAS contract holder.

With over 35 years of experience across federal, state, and commercial domains, our senior leadership and subject matter experts, stand out as a prominent players in the DoD, IC, and commercial cybersecurityrealm and excel in Governance, Training, Program/Project Management, IT, Cybersecurity Service Management, and Infrastructure.

Our notable achievements and the trust we’ve built through strategic partnerships distinguish us, highlighting our steadfast dedication to exceptional security practices and our commitment to fostering diversity within our operations.

Contact: Wendy Amaya, or go to

Related Posts