BESL LLC, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business




Barnett Engineering & Signaling Laboratories LLC (BESL), founded in August of 2006 by present CEO, Jeffery L. Barnett and partner, Pamela J. Barnett, has maintained stable growth and solid leadership since its founding. As a veteran owned and operated small business technology firm, BESL provides key, specialized intelligence, technical, engineering, and acquisition support services to a wide range of government customers. As a geographically diverse company, employees are based in four states: Fort Walton Beach, Florida; Dayton, Ohio; San Antonio, Texas; and Colorado Springs, Colorado. However, fully supporting our customer’s missions takes BESL worldwide as each division or sector location supports a variety of DoD programs and mission areas.


BESL’s talented, highly qualified professional staff possess extensive military, government, and industry experience and provide a wide range of operationally relevant military experience that includes Electronic and Communications Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), Information Operations (IO), as well as Electronic Warfare (EW).

Our broad range of core capabilities include Systems Engineering, Intelligence Support, Test and Evaluation, Acquisition Planning, Modeling and Simulation, Training, and Operational Concept Development in multiple mission areas encompassing Offensive and Defensive Space Control, Cyber Information and Operations, and Intelligence Community Support.

Customers and Stakeholders

BESL provides key support to a number of government agencies and offices including U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Missile Defense Agency (MDA), National Security Agency (NSA), National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), and the US Intelligence Community (IC). BESL has a proven track record of outstanding service and customer satisfaction and are able to responsively manage and commit resources to meet contract and task requirements.

BESL’s dedication to providing quality technical and programmatic work by using ethical, honest, and fair business practices is unsurpassed. We recognize and support diversity in the workplace. Our workforce range from working students to the seasoned veteran - all capturing decades of experience to provide leading-edge technical services that produce comprehensive solutions for the most challenging and difficult undertakings.

BESL – leading the way for ‘Unlocking Solutions!’ for our customers and stakeholders’ most difficult problems.