Washington Business Journal ranks OBXtek 4th Largest Veteran-Owned Company in Greater D.C.
McLean, VA, December 16, 2021 - OBXtek Inc. has been recognized as the fourth largest veteran-owned company in the Greater D.C. area by the Washington Business Journal, moving up one spot from 2020. The list ranked companies based on 2020 total revenue.
“We are grateful to be included on this competitive list for a fourth consecutive year,” said Dale Spencer, OBXtek president and chief executive officer. “We would not be able to continue to provide unparalleled service to our customers if it were not for our incredible team.”
As a veteran-owned company, OBXtek is committed to serving disabled veterans and the broader service community through targeted giving, scholarship, and employment opportunities.
OBXtek’s workforce is made up of over 40% veteran employees, some who are active duty and some who are retired. OBXtek has several programs designed to help employees with professional development, as well as a program that engages our veterans in networking and community involvement. The mission of our veteran employee resource group is to promote veteran recognition, encourage camaraderie, and provide opportunities for professional development.
OBXtek is a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) certified company. The V3 program provides education, training, and connectivity resources to assist companies in the implementation of nationally recognized best practices in recruiting, hiring, and retaining veterans.
In 2019, OBXtek was named Veteran Friendly Employer of the Year by American Veterans (AMVETS) in the Midsized Company Champion category, and Veteran Owned Business of the Year in the Maturing Business category by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce at the Distinguished Service Awards.