|By Business Wire||
|March 4, 2014 10:28 AM EST||
CALIBRE Systems, Inc. (CALIBRE), a management consulting and technology services company, celebrated its 25th year of business on March 1, 2014. Since the company's founding, CALIBRE has evolved into a preferred and trusted advisor to executive-level decision makers in the public and private sectors.
On March 1, 1989, CALIBRE began with four contracts and 44 employees. In 1994, the company established an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) ownership structure, and today the company is 100% owned by employees and senior leadership. Since its founding, CALIBRE has achieved sustained profitable growth, including in its most recent fiscal year ending February 28, 2014, with over $155 million in revenue and almost $200 million in booked sales, and a staff of over 750 employees located at its corporate headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia and locations across the U.S. and in four foreign countries.
CALIBRE’s history of successful performance is a direct result of the collective contributions and entrepreneurial spirit of its employee-owners. CALIBRE employees share their customers’ missions and are connected through the solutions they provide and relationships they cultivate. CALIBRE is fortunate to have remarkable customers who value our contributions and the enduring solutions we provide.
“Our company is driven by a clear, shared sense of purpose,” said CALIBRE President & CEO, Joseph A. Martore. “CALIBRE’s corporate motto – Our Success Follows Yours™ – captures the essence of our business philosophy and affirms the integral relationship we have with our customers, our business partners, and our employees. Over the past 25 years, CALIBRE has supported critical national programs and initiatives, and promoted the greater good of the communities in which our employees live and work.”
As a testament to CALIBRE’s success, the company has received numerous awards and accolades. Fortune magazine and Great Place to Work Institute named CALIBRE one of the 25 Best Medium Companies in America, and was also named one of the Best Places to Work in Virginia in 2013 and 2014. In 2013 CALIBRE was named GovCon contractor of the year in the $75 million to $300 million category. In 2012, CALIBRE received the prestigious Nunn-Perry Award from the Department of Defense, recognizing successful business Mentor-Protégé relationships that excel in the areas of quality, technical assistance, return on investment, and protégé development. In addition, Inc. 5000 named CALIBRE one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.
Founded in 1989, CALIBRE Systems is an employee-owned management consulting and technology services company supporting government and industry. CALIBRE is committed to the success of our customers, and delivers enduring solutions that solve management, technology, and program challenges.
For more information about CALIBRE, please visit www.calibresys.com.