Language, Intelligence, Training & Technical Services from Mission Essential Personnel
Mission Essential Personnel, LLC is a global professional services company that provides human-capital solutions and program support to government and corporate clients. Currently, Mission Essential is the US government’s leading provider of translators, interpreters and cultural advisors, across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe. In addition to language translation service, Mission Essential provides intelligence support, training and technical services to the US Department of Defense, intelligence agencies, the civilian government, and international development organizations. Regardless of a mission’s size or complexity, Mission Essential finds professionals with the skills to support it. By any standard – facilities, revenues, or staff size – Mission Essential’s growth since its founding in early 2004 has been remarkable. The company has expanded from a small business with a handful of employees to an industry leader with prime contracts and delivery orders around the world. Company revenue was $6.7 million in 2005, $185 million in 2008, and $629 million in 2010. Mission Essential's Mission is to Deliver Certainty to its Customers. In 2006, Ernst & Young named Mission Essential’s founders as Entrepreneurs of the Year for Emerging Markets at the regional level and as national finalists. In 2007, the company won the #1 spot on the Business First Fast Fifty list of fastest growing companies in Central Ohio. In 2008, the company dropped “Aegis” from its name, becoming Mission Essential Personnel, LLC. That year it placed sixth on Business First’s Fast Fifty list. In 2009, Mission Essential opened a major office in Northern VA, focused on business development. That year, the American Small Business Coalition presented the company with its Founders Award for rapid growth and success serving U.S. Government personnel overseas. Also in 2009, Inc. Magazine included Mission Essential on its “Inc. 500” roll of the fastest growing companies, at #8 in the Government Services category. Washington Technology listed the company among its Top 100 Government Contractors for 2009 based on prime contracting revenue. Mission Essential is committed to the highest standards of ethics, transparency, and accountability. It is a member of the UN Global Compact, the International Peace Operations Association, and Imagine Asia, which helps children in rural Asian communities.