31. Universal Systems & Technology Inc. (UNITECH)

Previously ranked No. 41 on the BE Industrial/Service Companies list, UNITECH moved up 13 places in 2009 with reported revenues of $135 million. As an IT industry leader, the Virginia-based firm is the one of the mid-Atlantic region’s fastest growing companies.

The company offers multimedia training, securities strategies, and 3D weapons simulations for commercial clients, government, and the military. UNITECH’s high-profile clients include the U.S. Army, U.S. Coast Guard, the U.S. Marines and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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