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Inc Magazine Reveals Old Dominion Strategies as #469 in the Inc. 5000

OLD DOMINION STRATEGIES Ranks No. 469 on the 2021 Inc. 5000,

With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 1,031 Percent

Inc. Magazine Reveals Annual List of

America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000

NEW YORK, August 17, 2021Inc. magazine today revealed that OLD DOMINION STRATEGIES is No. 469 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

“I am very pleased to share that Old Dominion Strategies, LLC was recognized today on the Inc. 5000. I am humbled by the terrific effort our team exhibited in helping ODS achieve this milestone. This recognition belongs to all of them.

Given the extraordinary challenges of the past year, this is a testament to our exceptional team, our strategic partners and our wonderful clients who helped us help Make Success Possible a reality for so many!

Special thanks to our strategic partners such as LaunchPoint PEO because they help us with our back office support, our various teaming partners, our many government clients, and our communities where we work. Together, they have demonstrated the essence of our shared Vivid Vision.

We also extend our congratulations to all of the outstanding companies with whom we share this acknowledgement.”

~ John P. “Pat” Philbin, Ph.D.

President & CEO

Old Dominion Strategies LLC

Not only have the companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but this year’s list also proved especially resilient and flexible given 2020’s unprecedented challenges. Among the 5,000, the average median three-year growth rate soared to 543 percent, and median revenue reached $11.1 million. Together, those companies added more than 610,000 jobs over the past three years.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue of Inc., which will be available on newsstands on August 20.

“The 2021 Inc. 5000 list feels like one of the most important rosters of companies ever compiled,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Building one of the fastest-growing companies in America in any year is a remarkable achievement. Building one in the crisis we’ve lived through is just plain amazing. This kind of accomplishment comes with hard work, smart pivots, great leadership, and the help of a whole lot of people.”

Old Dominion Strategies LLC is a government management consulting firm focused on producing demonstrable and measurable results for government clients. Public sector challenges for our federal and state clients require vision, leadership, experience, agility, and accountability. Our team of subject matter experts possesses decades of federal and military experience, and we are laser focused on making success possible for our clients. Today our expertise includes portfolio and program management; federal financial management, including financial management transformation; enterprise risk management and audit solutions; performance management, including GPRA and GPRAMA; acquisition and contract management support; and crisis/communication management.

CONTACT: John P. “Pat” Philbin, Ph.D.


More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000


Companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2017 to 2020. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2017. They must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2020. (Since then, some on the list may have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2017 is $100,000; the minimum for 2020 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Growth rates used to determine company rankings were calculated to three decimal places. There was one tie on this year’s Inc. 5000. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at

About Inc. Media

The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including web sites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Vision Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

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