Inc. 5000 – D.C. Metro’s Top Companies – Darkblade Systems is #135

March 2020

Darkblade Systems is proud to announce that it has earned a spot as #135 on the 2020 Inc. 5000 Series: D.C. Metro’s Top Companies list of America’s fastest-growing privately-held companies.

Inc.’s first annual ranking of America’s top businesses in the Washington Metropolitan region is here. Representing Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, the companies saw their combined two-year total revenues grow 106 percent to a collective $6.5 billion in 2018. They also added more than 41,000 jobs over the term. Their 2018 revenue, alone, ranged from $1 million to $458 million.

This is the fifth straight year that Darkblade Systems has made the Inc 5000 list:

  • #212 on the 2016 Inc. 500 and Inc. 5000 lists
  • #1438 on the 2017 Inc. 5000 list
  • #3639 on the 2018 Inc. 5000 List
  • #3125 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 List
  • #135 on the 2020 Inc. 5000 D.C Metro Top Companies List

About Inc. 5000

Inc. magazine, founded in 1979 and based in New York City, is an American monthly publication focused on growing companies.  The magazine publishes an annual list of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S., the “Inc. 500,” which was introduced in 1982.  The Inc. 5000 is an expansion of the Inc. 500, which ranks the country’s top 5000 fastest-growing private companies and also features a special ranking of the top 10% of the list as the Inc. 500.

The full 2000 Inc. 5000 D.C. Metro list can be found here: