In the Beginning

The namesake of the company, Clifton Roland Watkins, is the Father of Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Damian Watkins. Mr. Watkins inspired Dr. Watkins to get his doctorate degree and to launch his own company to deliver the sort of cyber security solutions that were needed in the industry. As an expert in the dark web, Dr. Watkins applies his research and expertise to assist Government and commercial clients in protecting their electronic assets.

An Analytical Services and Product Company

CRWI offers industry leading cyber security, big data, and cloud solutions to Federal agencies and commercial clients alike. Clifton Labs is developing a cyber security prototype that just may change how the industry detects and reports network intrusions - stay tuned....

Executive Team

A team both experienced in Federal contracting and in care for all who join us.


Dr. Damian Watkins

Founder & CEO

Dr. Watkins formed obtained his Doctorate in Engineers CRWI in 2004 and has since been performing high level cyber consulting services to a variety of clients.  As a subject matter expect, Dr. Watkins is a sought after resource for projects involving machine learning, cyber security and dark web matters.   Dr. Watkins formed CRWI in 2010 and oversees the corporate strategy, business operations, and product research in the Clifton Lab



10320 Little Patuxent Parkway


Suite 200


Columbia, Maryland 21044