Post 200 The guide to the region's top businesses

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Rank   Name   Revenue ($)   Total employees   Local employees  
None Lockheed Martin 45803000 123480 12800
None Marriott International 11691000 129000 13330
None Northrop Grumman 34757000 74380 15053
None Science Applications International Corp 258870 41000 15000
None Sunrise Senior Living 1406700 30000 3600
None Danaher 3910 59000 100
None AES 16647000 28000 404
None ATK 4842260 18000 450
None Booz Allen Hamilton 5591300 25000 14000
None CSC 16042000 96000 9782
None Gannett 5438680 32600
None General Dynamics 32466000 93800 8740
None ICF International 764730 4000 2300
None ITT Exelis 5891000 21000 674
None ManTech International 2604040 10000 3600
None Maximus 929630 7100 445
None Micros Systems 1007860 5066 1016
None NII Holdings 5601320 14918 325
None Pepco Holdings 7039000 4680 1382
None Strayer Education 130570 4020 830
None W.R. Grace 2675000 6142 1048
None Synutra International 248520 5200
None Washington Post Co. 4723570 20000 2681
None American Woodmark 452590 3875 350
None CACI International 3577780 12752 5989
None Ciena 1236640 4300 700
None Coventry Health Care 11587920 14330 440
None Discovery Communications 3773000 4141 1589
None Fannie Mae 15964000 7000 4600
None Freddie Mac 9351000 5063 4528
None GP Strategies 259930 2300 396
None K12 522430 2500 550
None MicroStrategy 454580 3069 1504
None NCI 581340 2800 797
None NVR 3041890 2822 700
None Orbital Sciences 1294580 3700 1750
None Primus Telecommunications Group 764950 1532 97
None Rosetta Stone 545570 1878 228
None USEC 2035400 1917 102
None VSE 866040 2892 1098
None TeleCommunication Systems 388800 1722 423
None Advisory Board 290250 1600 1100
None Arbitron 395380 1439 959
None AvalonBay Communities 895270 2009 416
None Catalyst Health Solutions 3764090 1510 221
None Choice Hotels International 596080 1800 500
None Colfax 541990 2100 2
None Corporate Executive Board 438910 2100 1000
None CoStar Group 226260 1532 754
None Deltek 279650 1700 760
None GTSI 666710 500 432
None Human Genome Sciences 157350 1200 1100
None Intersections 364140 988 436
None Learning Tree International 127470 468 239
None Liquidity Services 286790 700 125
None Neustar 526810 1416 697
None Online Resources 149510 540 290
None TNS 527140 1285 371
None Trex 317690 600 400
None United Therapeutics 603830 499 157
None USA Mobility 233250 705 48
None Versar 137600 550 200
None WGL Holdings 2708880 1399 1399
None Keyw 107990 805 700
None Opnet Technologies 147990 600 275
None CapitalSource 452960 568 220
None Chindex International 171190 1090 17
None Cogent Communications 263420 633 268
None ComScore 175000 1049 371
None Emergent BioSolutions 286170 792 250
None ePlus 863030 750 287
None GeoEye 330350 750 346
None Host Hotels and Resorts 4437000 218 198
None Iridium Communications 348170 198 62
None LaSalle Hotel Properties 600360 31 31
None Radio One 279910
None RLJ Lodging Trust 80 51 51
None Saul Centers 11117000 65 65
None Sourcefire 163550 443 257
None Tier Technologies 130220 220 100
None Washington Real Estate Investment Trust 297980 300 300
None FBR & Co. 246590 426 244
None American Capital 1217000 315 186
None Argan 182590 243 68
None ATS Corp. 116670 400 345
None Corporate Office Properties Trust 564480 428 378
None DiamondRock Hospitality 624370 23 21
None DuPont Fabros Technology 242540 84 60
None Federal Realty Investment Trust 544670 250 130
None First Potomac Realty Trust 140020 177 146

The Post 200 is dominated by defense companies, government contractors, information organizations, hotel companies and financial firms. Companies are ranked by the revenue they recorded in their most recently completed fiscal year, which for most was 2010.

NOTE: Our methodology for the rankings.