2020 BGOV200: Westat Ranked as Federal Industry Leader
Westat continues as a noted leader on the annual BGOV200 Federal Industry Leaders list. For the 2020 report, we are ranked #153, moving up from #172 in 2019. The list is published by Bloomberg L.P., a financial services, media, and technology company. The rankings are based on fiscal 2019 data for value of unclassified prime contracts awarded across all government agencies in the U.S.
The 2019 data indicates increased federal contract spending. The report notes that 120 companies moved up in the ranking. “Consistent with recent years, most of the market-moving companies in fiscal 2019 relied on spending in certain categories,” noted Donald Thomas, Vice President and General Manager, Bloomberg Government. “Some of the largest increases year over year are for markets such as research and development, which increased by $8.8 billion.”