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The Post 200 is an annual snapshot of the companies, law firms, nonprofits and other organizations that power our local economy. Here's a look at this year's list.

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A Maximus employee assists one of the company's public health insurance program beneficiaries. (Courtesy of Maximus)

Public companies

30. Maximus

Maximus is a health and human service administration contractor to governments around the world. This year, the company acquired Denver-based competitor Policy Studies for $67 million. Maximus also won a contract from the Australian government to help run a program for helping people with disabilities find employment, started a welfare-to-work pilot program in Saudi Arabia, and was selected to design and implement Minnesota’s health insurance exchange.


Maximus said it partnered with the state of Massachusetts to create and implement the country’s first health insurance exchange, an online marketplace for individuals and businesses to compare, choose, and enroll in affordable health insurance, and a key component of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.



Founded: 1975

President, director and CEO: Richard A. Montoni

Revenue: $929633000

Assets: $565279000

Employees (local): 7100 (500)

NOTE: Our methodology for the rankings.
DATE: Dec. 17, 2012
CREDIT: Dan Beyers, Sarah Halzack, Greg Linch, Jason Bartz - The Washington Post.