This month, BRMi is proudly celebrating 20 years since its formation in April 2004. Mike Battle, Founder and CEO of BRMi, said of this achievement “This has been and continues to be an amazing journey. To work diligently to serve the missions of our clients and to bring together and work with so many amazing individuals is a true honor.”

Over 20 years, BRMi has passionately served both the public and private sectors, from the national security establishment to monetary and financial institutions, statistical and regulatory bodies, law enforcers, economic and commercial organizations, public health researchers, and the scientific community. Across its client base, BRMi has and continues to offer innovative, timely, targeted solutions, especially as informed by knowledge of each client’s mission, objectives, processes, performance, and culture. Most important for BRMi has been the dedicated, intellectually curious, interpersonally effective people that make up our family.

Recognizing its outstanding work, BRMi has received several industry and client service awards. These awards are reflective of its reputation as a trusted source for talent, creativity, and reliable, high-value service providers in current and emerging information technologies. Some of these awards include:

  • 3-time DHS Small Business Achievement Award Winner
  • Fast 50, Washington Technology
  • Washington Future 50, SmartCEO
  • Fastest Growing Private Companies, Inc.
  • Washington Executive Management Award, SmartCEO
  • E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year

BRMi has also continually invested in its people, processes, and technologies. The company is presently:

  • International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 (quality management system) certified;
  • ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 (information technology service management system) certified;
  • ISO 27001:2013 (information security management system) certified;
  • Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) for Development (CMMI-DEV) model, maturity level 3 (CMMI DEV / 3℠) appraised; and
  • CMMI for Services (CMMI-SVC) model, maturity level 3 (CMMI SVC / 3℠) appraised.

Stephen Janda, Vice President of BRMi, reflected on the anniversary by stating, “BRMi’s 20th is a tremendous milestone that I am proud to witness. With BRMi I have been able to build a successful career working on many rewarding projects for the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cancer Institute. However, the best part of my experience with BRMi has been working with dedicated, skillful, and mission-focused co-workers.”

BRMi’s dedication to its customers is paralleled by an equal passion and commitment to philanthropy. In 2019, Battle developed “BRMi Cares” as the official volunteer arm of the company. This initiative was created as an opportunity for BRMi and its employees to give back to the greater community. Through BRMi Cares, the organization has directly supported hundreds of families and several nonprofits and charities including:

  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Maryland Chapter
  • Animal Welfare Society of Jefferson County, WV
  • Capital Area Food Bank
  • Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.)
  • Children’s Inn at NIH
  • DC Mutual Aid Network
  • Greater DC Diaper Bank
  • Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless
  • Neighbor Ride
  • Salvation Army Angel Tree Program
  • The Preemie Project
  • TechFrederick

Looking ahead, BRMi is excited to both continue providing outstanding, client-focused services to its federal and commercial customers, as well as drive innovation that meets and exceeds the rapid pace and need of technological advancement. Regarding the future of BRMi and vision for the organization, Battle stated, “our culture is about doing the hard things better, it is our believe that we will help cure disease, secure our country, and support our citizens by partnering with our clients to do the hard things.”