McKean Named One of the “Philadelphia 100” for 2009

(Philadelphia, PA) – McKean Defense Group, LLC has been named one of the 2009 fastest-growing, privately held businesses in the region by Philadelphia’s 100, a collaborative project run by the Wharton Small Business Development Center, the Entrepreneurs Forum of Greater Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Business Journal.

McKean ranked 9th on this year’s list of fastest growing, privately held companies in the Philadelphia region. Rankings in the 2009 Philadelphia 100 are based on the 3-year revenue % growth rate during the calendar years of 2006, 2007 and 2008. Since McKean was founded in 2006, the Philadelphia based company has a growth rate greater than 400% “We are honored to be named one of the fastest growing companies in Philadelphia. It validates that our customers recognize the technical talent of our personnel, and appreciate the partnerships we have established with them,” said Joseph L. Carlini McKean CEO. Out of the top 10 highest ranked companies, McKean has the highest revenue and is the largest based on number of employees, with revenue last year of over $23 million.

The Philadelphia 100 was founded in 1988 to publicly identify, recognize and promote young successful companies of the Greater Philadelphia region’s diverse economic environment.

Additional Information:
McKean Defense Group, LLC is a privately held Naval Engineering and Information Technology Small Business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, and programmers provide innovative technical solutions to problems in naval engineering, national security, homeland security, and logistics.