10 Companies at War

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Gryphon Technologies
A childhood tomboy, President P.J. Braden always knew she would cultivate a career in defense contracting. With 15 satellite offices across the country, her company provides engineering services primarily to the Navy and the Missile Defense Agency. Projects include overseeing the construction of weapons systems and acting as an independent analyst. The name Gryphon is derived from a Greek mythological creature that symbolizes valor and honor.