EOD Technology Ranks Number 11 On Washington Technology's Fast 50 List

LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- EOD Technology, Inc. (EODT), a leading technology services provider has been ranked the 11th fastest- growing small business in the government IT arena by Washington Technology, the leading national...


LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- EOD Technology, Inc. (EODT), a leading technology services provider has been ranked the 11th fastest- growing small business in the government IT arena by Washington Technology, the leading national newspaper for government IT systems integrators and resellers. Rankings are based on percentage growth of government revenue over a period of five years from 2002 -- 2006.

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EODT's work in the government sector includes engagements with the Department of Defense, the Iraqi Ministry of Defense, and the Department of State, among other government and public sector enterprises. The company excels in providing secure and stable IT environments in austere or hostile field environments, areas of expertise include: greenfield site developments; disaster management and business continuity systems; mobile and static communication systems; and support services in the field.

"Our work over the past five years on some of the most complex services and integration projects, in highly challenging and dangerous environments clearly demonstrates EODT's ability in the field. We are often called upon to master complexity, mitigate risk and deliver maximum value from costly technology investments in mission critical arenas." said Matt Kaye , EODT's CEO. "We are proud of our high ranking on Washington Technology's Fast 50, and we look forward to continued success in the government sector."

Steve Voland, Vice President of Operations, credits a strong sense of employee motivation through the company's employee ownership program as a primary driver to success to providing key IT infrastructures in hostile and war zone environments. He said, "EODT's success comes from the dedication of the company's employee owners. Much of our work is on a 24/7 schedule deep in the heart of conflict environments. Our ability to continue to exceed clients' expectations in this challenging environment is a testament to the quality of our workforce."

"We are very pleased to be a part of Washington Technology's Fast 50 list this year," said Matt Kaye . "This year celebrates EODT's 20th year in business, and this recognition is especially rewarding during our anniversary year."

About Washington Technology

Also in its 20th year, the Washington Technology Fast 50 program is considered one of the area's most prominent indicators of a company's success. This well-respected, objective report ranks IT companies based on the growth of their government revenue from 2002 to 2006 and requires that the companies meet the federal government criteria for a small business or be a member of the 8(a) program.

About EODT

EOD Technology, Inc. is headquartered in Lenoir City, TN, with offices in Baghdad , Kabul , Kuwait City , Washington DC , and Huntsville AL. Employing approximately 400 people worldwide with $186 million in revenues for 2006, the employee-owned company is an industry leader for Munitions Response, Security Services, and Critical Mission Support. The company is a leader in installing, operating, and maintaining critical IT infrastructure in austere, remote, and high hazard areas. Many of its projects require the training and management of host country nationals in specialized areas of expertise so that a legacy of a trained workforce remains on the job after the contract is completed.

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