A: To Answer Your Business Research, Job Search or Sales Lead Questions
The Washington Business Journal’s annual Book of Lists uses reliable sources in real estate, banking and finance, tech and media, and much more to survey, compile and rank metro-DC area companies.
Metrics used to create the top rankings include revenue, profits, salaries, number of employees, deal values and even square feet.
Top lists include:
- Bioscience employers
- Corporate philanthropists, by giving and volunteer hours
- Fastest-growing companies
- Healthiest employers
- Interior design firms
- Lobbying firms
- Meeting and banquet facilities
- Most-admired CEOs
- Restaurant groups, locally based
- Security companies
- Wealthiest ZIP codes
- Women-owned businesses
Visit our Ask-A-Librarian/Reference Desk on the second floor at Central Library to browse the most recent issue, or visit the Magazine/Computer Help desk for the previous three years. Older issues are in the Center for Local History, on the first floor.
What useful information have you found in The Washington Business Journal’s Book of Lists?