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Barbaricum Expands Capabilities with Strategic Acquisition

Barbaricum Acquires ODL Services & GSA Astro

April 15, 2024

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Alicia S. Davidson
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ODL Services Extends Barbaricum Capabilities in Defense and Technology Markets

WASHINGTON – April 15, 2024 – Barbaricum, a leader in innovative defense and technology solutions, announced the strategic acquisition of ODL Services. Effective as of April 15, 2024, this acquisition expands Barbaricum’s service offerings and enhances its role in defense modernization and intelligence operations.

Brandon Bloodworth, Partner and Co-founder of Barbaricum, stated, “With ODL Services’ expertise in ISR, training, and mission support, combined with Barbaricum’s leading-edge capabilities, our company is poised to deliver enhanced comprehensive solutions. The combined forces will drive significant advancements in modernization efforts, predictive analytics, AI/ML, and battlespace fusion for the defense and intelligence communities.”

Barbaricum is at the forefront of defense modernization, providing the Joint Warfighter with rapid-response capabilities that expedite DoD-enterprise innovation. The acquisition further enhances Barbaricum’s ability to deliver ISR solutions and global support to enhance force readiness. Additionally, Barbaricum’s expertise in Applied AI/ML, combined with ODL Services’ experience in ISR activities, will transform how data is utilized as a strategic asset within the defense landscape. Barbaricum specializes in Battlespace Fusion, ensuring that defense systems, personnel, and partners work seamlessly together. This capability is enhanced by comprehensive training and education programs that equip teams with the necessary skills and knowledge.

Scott Feldmayer, Barbaricum Partner, added, “This acquisition not only expands our service offerings but also significantly bolsters our access to market. Our clients in the defense and intelligence sectors will benefit from an enhanced suite of services and a greater depth of expertise, ensuring they remain at the cutting edge of technological and operational advancements.”

Joe Dalton, Co-Founder of ODL Services, expressed enthusiasm about the merger, noting, “Barbaricum presented the best combination of mission-focus, valuing their employees and a corporate culture that meshed well with the ODL way of doing business. We are excited to contribute to our shared vision and drive success in complex defense and intelligence missions.”

As Barbaricum and ODL Services commence this new chapter, comprehensive plans are in place to ensure a seamless integration, maintaining continuity of service and enhancing client relations.

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Barbaricum’s cutting-edge national security capabilities and solutions remain dynamic to continually support the ever-changing mission environment. With over 15 years of continuous growth, our commitment to customer success is fueled by our approach and dedication to people, growth, and quality. We have an extensive global reach, successfully deploying personnel across five continents and managing international business requirements in AFRICOM, INDOPACOM, CENTCOM, SOUTHCOM, NORTHCOM, USSOCOM, and EUCOM Areas of Responsibility (AORs). With our SDVOSB status and access to favorable contract vehicles, customers and partners can efficiently leverage our comprehensive solutions across Modernization, OSINT+, Global FSE/FSR, Predictive Analytics, Applied AI/ML, Battlespace Fusion, and Global Contingency Operations to enable mission success.

Since inception, our team has been recognized across the industry and our peers for service excellence and leading innovation. With an extensive portfolio of both restricted and unrestricted Federal contract vehicles, coupled with our SDVOSB status, Barbaricum is well-positioned to deliver due to our mission insights, market access, and in-depth understanding of the Government acquisition life-cycle. Our dedication to innovation consistently enhances capabilities by integrating exceptional talent with advanced technology, enabling us to deliver customer-focused solutions across a broad spectrum of technologies and mission requirements.

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ODL Services is proud of our longstanding ISR and aviation support services to our special operations customers and is pleased to continue and expand that support through our partnership with Barbaricum. In joining with Barbaricum, ODL will continue its proud history of superior performance, operational agility and mission focus but now adds the substantial scale, reach and impact required by the increasingly dynamic security environment. We look forward to this new phase and are eager to build on the successes of our friends and partners at Barbaricum.

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