Post 200 The guide to the region's top businesses

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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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Rank   Name   Revenue ($)   Total employees   Local employees  
1 Washington Redskins 373000000 150 150
2 Monumental Sports & Entertainment 325000000 300 300
3 Washington Nationals 200000000 278 278
4 D.C. United 12000000 70 70

Sports franchises often give an area its public face — and a reason to bring businesspeople together. For The Post 200, Monumental Sports & Entertainment, the owner of the Wizards, Mystics and Capitals, counts as one entity. Teams are ranked by 2012 revenue estimates.

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