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April 30, 2014 Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital Elects New Board Officers Faye Fields Named President-elect

 Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital elected new board officers by unanimous acclamation at its Annual Meeting on April 5, 2014. Faye Fields, CEO of Integrated Resource Technologies, was named President of the Board of Directors for a three-year term. The board of directors is the governing body for Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital, and is responsible for advising management on financial and policy issues that shape the Council’s strategic plans. 

July 8, 2013 Expanded Wing of Kaiser Permanente’s Largo Medical Center Now Open

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, an award-winning not-for-profit health plan and care provider, opened the doors to its newly expanded Largo Medical Center on Monday, July 8th, providing members in Prince George’s County with numerous medical services including around-the-clock urgent care. This expansion adds eight new services and make the medical center the largest Kaiser Permanente facility in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

June 4, 2013 Akin Gump's Patricia A. Millett Nominated by President Obama as Federal Appeals Court Judge

On June 4, 2013, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP was pleased to announce that Patricia A. Millett, head of the firm’s Supreme Court practice and co-head of its national appellate practice, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as a federal appeals court judge for the D.C. Circuit.

June 3, 2013 RP3 Agency Hires Director of Strategic Planning

RP3 Agency announced that Omar Quinones joins the full-service marketing communications firm as director of strategic planning. Mr. Quiñones comes from Crispin Porter + Bogusky where he was senior strategist, cultural and business insights.  

April 9, 2013 Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP Among 28 Washington, DC Firms Honored for Pro Bono Legal Services

On April 9, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP was among 28 Washington, D.C. firms honored by the D.C. Circuit’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono Legal Services for having at least 40 percent of their lawyers devote at least 50 hours each to pro bono matters in 2012.

March 26, 2013 Apex Home Loans Named One of the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America

Apex Home Loans, Inc. is proud to announce that they have been named one of the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America for 2012 by Mortgage Executive Magazine. Celebrating their 15th year, this is the first time Apex Home Loans has been recognized among the top 100 mortgage companies in America.

March 25, 2013 Akin Gump's Joel Jankowsky & Patricia Millett Among NLJ’s “100 Most Influential Lawyers in America”

Akin Gump is pleased to announce that, in its survey of “The 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America,” The National Law Journal selected for recognition senior executive partner Joel Jankowsky of the firm’s policy and regulation practice and partner Patricia Millett, head of Akin Gump’s Supreme Court practice and co-head of its appellate practice.

February 26, 2013 RP3 Grows With New Hires

RP3 Agency welcomes four new employees to the full-service marketing communications firm’s staff. The additions result from new clients and are newly created positions: Senior Copywriter, Interactive Copywriter, Emerging Media Manager and Account Coordinator.

January 28, 2013 RP3 Agency Receives Certification As a Women-Owned Small Business

RP3 Agency, the independent, full-service marketing communications agency, is now certified as a Women-Owned Small Business. The new status broadens the D.C. area agency’s new business opportunities by enabling the company to pursue federal contracts set aside for eligible Women-Owned Small Businesses (WOSB).

September 23, 2012 LEED Pavilion: Airlie Conference Center

 Airlie Conference Center, located one hour from DC in Warrenton, VA, recently announced that it has received a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for its Pavilion. This significant milestone emphasizes Airlie Center’s 50-plus year commitment to environmental initiatives. Visit

May 3, 2012 The Kane Company Expansion to Create New Jobs

The Kane Company expanded recently when it launched two new divisions; Hospital Relocation Services LLC and Kane Home Moving & Storage, LLC.  Hospital Relocation Services LLC will provide storage, delivery and installation services of hospital equipment.  This division is expected to create 60 new jobs in the next year and a half. Kane Home Moving & Storage, LLC will do for homes what Kane’s Office Movers Inc has long done for businesses.  John Kane, President & CEO hopes to create a regional alternative to national van lines and 30 new jobs with the new home moving division. 

November 9, 2011 Washingtonian Magazine is proud to announce the launch of Washingtonian Custom Media (WCM)

The Washingtonian, Washington’s top source of information for dining, shopping, entertainment, and personalities is proud to announce today the launch of Washingtonian Custom Media (WCM) and the new appointment of Cliff Chiet as the president of the new division.

October 5, 2011 Beat the Odds® Scholarship and Leadership Development Program

Come join Marian Wright Edelman, President, Children’s Defense Fund, actress Ali Wentworth and her husband George Stephanopoulos, actor Malik Yoba and many others to be inspired by five extraordinary local young people who have beat the odds despite tremendous personal obstacles.

April 27, 2011 Security Storage Company of Washington and 11 Corporate Affiliates Rebrand to the Secor Group

Security Storage Company of Washington and its 11 corporate affiliates announced the launch of their new brand, The Secor Group.  The brand change will be inclusive of all companies currently operating under the Security Storage holding company.

May 6, 2010 PNC Wealth Management Names A. Brett Scola as Senior Wealth Planner

PNC Wealth Management has appointed A. Brett Scola as vice president and senior wealth planner of its Washington, D.C. office.

April 29, 2010 Start! Executive Leadership Breakfast, Monday, May 3

The Start! CEO Leadership Breakfast is hosted by the 2010 Heart Walk Executive Committee and calls on key business leaders to work together in creating heart healthy companies and communities.