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Jan Adams, President and CEO

JMA Solutions
Washington, D.C.

No. 45
2010 Revenue: $6.6 million
Three-Year Growth: 4,317%

Jan Adams didn’t start out as an entrepreneur. For 24 years, the JMA Solutions founder served in the United States Air Force, traveling around the world in the process and engaging in high-level military talks with her counterparts in the Soviet Union. She retired, and founded JMA Solutions in 2005. Now she works to provide federal clients with the staff they need at a cost they can afford.