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Rockville Business to Business Team

ADVERTISING & MARKETING

SIOBHAN TABOR

MarCom Group has been solving communication challenges with ideas that make an impact for over 20 years! As a full-service advertising agency we’ve built a reputation for developing breakthrough creative ideas that get noticed and build success for our clients. Our team of Madison Avenue creatives, fresh-thinking researchers, and strategic talent stand ready to roll up our sleeves and get busy—from website design, digital communications, and app development, to branding, market research, and social media strategy. Our business began as an event planning company and still today that remains part of our core offerings.

"Every Ripple Makes An Impact”

571-224-9235
703-475-6002 (c)
stabor@MarComGroup.com
www.MarComGroup.com

Audiovisual/Office Technology

Kelly Whitfield

Avitecture, Inc. designs, builds, integrates and services audio-video technology, teleconferencing, videoconferencing, digital signage and meeting room scheduling solutions for office and meeting spaces in the DC Metro Area and nationwide. Our corporate headquarters are in Northern Virginia and all capabilities are housed in one building, enhancing clear project communication and coordination from design and installation through to customer service.

Since 1979, Avitecture has build an excellent reputation by delivering thousands of projects for commercial, educational, legal, not-for-profit, government, military and museum enterprises. With clearances at the TS level, government clients value our ability to work in secure environments.  As a dealer, with access to over 250 manufacturers, we provide the best solutions for each client we serve.  Avitecture services and products are on GSA Schedule and SEWP contracts. 

"AV for Architecture – designing the right AV solutions to fit your business needs - Avitecture, Inc."

703-639-1587
kelly.whitfield@avitecture.com
www.avitecture.com

BRANDED MERCHANDISE / ENGAGEMENT & RECOGNITION

RICK MORSTEIN

SUMMIT GROUP, LLC Summit Group is a family owned, single source for attracting, engaging and retaining both internal and external audiences through our three disciplines; Branded Merchandise, Engagement & Recognition and Marketing Communications. We can provide Merchandising Expertise, Online Merchandising Stores, Custom Product Development, Product Safety & Compliance, Brand Name Products, Fulfillment & Distribution Services and Global Sourcing. Summit Group is ranked #15 out of 27,000 distributors nationally by the Promotional Products Industry Assn.

"We can help you source any type of merchandise you may need to promote and maintain your business."

240-491-5210
rick.morstein@summitmg.com
www.summitmg.com

COMMERCIAL PAINTING-RELATED SERVICES

VALERIE IRONS

CERTAPRO PAINTERS CERTAPRO PAINTERS is a licensed and insured painting contractor committed to delivering superior customer service and support to the commercial and multi-family industries all over the Metro area. Our owner has a Masters in construction management and over 30 years of construction experience. We are Metro DC’s most referred painting company and our values include always delivering what we promise, respecting the individual, and striving toward continuous improvement. CertaPro Painters is made up of painting experts, and we take personal pride in all of our work. What distinguishes CertaPro Painters is the certainty of a job well done. All of our work comes with a two year guarantee and we have a 99% customer satisfaction rating.

"We Do Painting, You Do Life."

571-375-2073 (o)
703-220-6035 (c)
LRTCommercial@CertPro.com
loudoun.certapro.com

CONSTRUCTION INFORMATION

SHERRY BROWN

SURVEY DATA INFORMATION, LLC Survey Data Information (SDI) is a local, quality conscious online commercial construction bid document service (plans, specs and addenda) tailored to serve Manufacturers’ Reps, Suppliers and Subcontractors. Founded in 2004, our family owned and operated service possesses over 100 years of combined experience in the commercial construction and bidding industry. We are unique in the manner in which we serve our customers with local roots and prompt assistance in locating and providing commercial construction projects in a timely and well-organized format.

"We provide what Others only promise."

410-586-1009 (o)
443-532-4291 (c)
sherry@surveydatainc.com
www.surveydatainc.com

FLOOR COVERING

MARIO ROBERT D. CRISALLI

L & R Enterprises, Inc. is a local 65-year-old, family-owned and operated floor covering company that provides turn key flooring solutions for any size commercial or multi-family flooring project in the Maryland, Northern Virginia and DC area. Some unique differentiators that separate L & R Enterprises, Inc. from the rest are: (1) our dedication to making CUSTOMER SERVICE our #1 priority, (2) we have combined, over 110 YEARS OF FLOORING KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE, (3) we provide our customers with FLOORING SOLUTIONS, not problems, (4) we pride ourselves on striving to get our jobs done RIGHT THE FIRST TIME, (5) TEAMWORK is the foundation of our company, from management down to our installation crews, and (6) our customers are TREATED AS OUR PARTNERS, NOT A SALES NUMBER. We promise that once you or your partners meet us and work with us, you will feel like family!

“If it goes on the floor or the wall, give Mario a call.”

301-927-2030 (o)
301-801-1427 (c)
mrdc@lrfloors.com
www.landrfloors.com

Lawyer

Simon Nadler

Partner at Shulman Rogers Simon Nadler provides practical and creative legal advice to businesses and individual clients to help them achieve their goals. His clients range from startups to mature companies with revenues up to $50 million, and everything in between. Shulman Rogers is a full-service law firm with almost 100 lawyers who provide a wide variety of business and personal services. Business services include employment, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, government contracts, immigration, intellectual property and all aspects of litigation, while personal services include estate and tax planning, family law and guardianship, and personal injury and medical malpractice.

301-255-0555
snadler@shulmanrogers.com
www.shulmanrogers.com

Merchant Services

Chris Yates

HEARTLAND PAYMENT SYSTEMS Heartland is the 5th largest payment processing company in the United States. We were established by Robert Carr in 1997. Our core belief is transparency, and we are the founders of the Merchant Bill of Rights (merchantbillofrights.org). Heartland has the gold standard in data breach protection with the E3 encrypted processing platform and tokenization. Also, we give each of our merchants unlimited data breach coverage. Every consultant is local and we are all W2 employees.

"Securing your business ONE transaction at a time."

301-257-9361
James.Yates@e-hps.com

MOVING

LAURA WARE

JK MOVING SERVICES JK Moving Services is a full-service moving company that handles commercial, residential, furniture recycling, electronic recycling, and modular installation. What makes JK Moving Services different is our people. Every employee is E-Verified background checked and drug tested. All of our employees are full-time and fully trained in the business services we provide.

"At JK, our clients are what matters most."

703-996-1268
703-628-9204 (c)
Laura.Ware@jkmoving.com
www.jkmoving.com

OFFICE FURNITURE

Wendy Pflaum

Allsteel is an office furniture manufacturer focused on quality and design. We provide solutions for every aspect of an office; for example: Workstations, Desks, Storage, Task Seating, and Collaborative Environments to name a few. Our products and services turn insights into action and solutions into lasting success.

"We do so much more than ALL STEEL!"

202-816-0069 (o)
551-998-7050 (c)
Pflaumw@allsteeloffice.com
www.allsteeloffice.com

OFFICE PRODUCTS

ROBERT SCOTT

MY OFFICE PRODUCTS My Office Products serves the Baltimore/Washington Metro areas as well as offices across the country. My Office Products is one of the fastest growing office supply companies in the area. In addition to our innovative approach to marketing, customers have enjoyed the many advantages that My Office Products provides: reward programs, monthly and weekly coupons, detail-usage reports and much more. With our cutting edge technology and user-friendly website, My Office Products has truly become a leader for office supplies.

"Make My Office Products your Office Products!"

301-963-8080 ext. 203
301-252-0618 (c)
robert.scott@myofficeproducts.com
www.myofficeproducts.com

Office Technology Solutions

Adam Siegelbaum

MERIDIAN IMAGING SOLUTIONS At Meridian, our goal is simple. We provide state-of-the-art office technology solutions to our clients in the DC metro area, without hassle and without having to manage multiple vendors. Our internal teams focus on the evolving business needs of our customers throughout the greater DC metro area and engineer the ideal technology roadmap to meet each organization’s unique needs. We understand the importance of making your back-office technologies and systems easy to manage, so that you can focus on serving your customers. We take care of IT infrastructure, print fleets, integrated software solutions, custom designed electronic workflows and IT strategy. You take care of your business; we'll take care of the technology behind the scenes.

"Tomorrow’s office, delivered today."

571-282-2444 (o)
703-675-3324 (c)
703-461-8195 (main)
asiegelbaum@whymeridian.com
www.whymeridian.com

PAYROLL / HR

GABRIEL ADO

ADP Hi, my name is Gabriel Ado from ADP. Since 2004, I work with businesses to help them transform human resources from a back office administrative function to a strategic business advantage with configurable and scalable global human capital management (HCM) solutions that integrates recruitment, HR, benefits administration & ACA, talent, time & labor, payroll & tax, retirement, and workers' comp. My goal is to learn what your corporate objectives are and determine how ADP can deliver a significant positive impact to your business. My success comes from building relationships , creating partnerships, believing that being upfront and honest is the best way, doing the right thing is just the right thing, and I'm crazy passionate about my clients winning...everything else takes care of itself!

"A more Human resource"

301-296-7875
gabriel.ado@adp.com

WATER COOLERS

SUSAN BIERLY

IMC WATER COOLERS IMC Water Coolers has been serving the DC Metro area since 1988. We are a woman-owned company that sells, leases and services Bottle Less Water Coolers, Hydration Stations, Mobile Water Refill Stations and Filtration. All of IMC's products are Bottle-Free! The advantages to that are no bottles to order, store, clean or change. In addition, the water quality is superior and we help companies Go Green by eliminating plastic bottles! Lastly, if we cannot save you money, we will not ask for your business! Mention you saw us on the MasterMind PD website and receive free standard installation. As we like to say, "Go Green, Save Green, Go Bottle-Less!"

"If we can't save you money, we will not ask for your business."

301-972-7115 (o)
301-518-5984 (c)
susan@imcwater.com
www.imcwater.com


Rockville Business to Consumer Team

CPA

BRETT FRIEDMAN

DeLeon & Stang works with clients to create tax and financial plans as well as prepare all types of tax returns. In addition I help clients understand their tax situations and create strategies to reduce their tax liabilities and maximize their wealth. DeLeon & Stang CPAs strive to make use of the newest technologies to enhance our client's experience. We are a full-service accounting and financial adviser firm. We can provide most of the needed financial, tax and accounting services in one place. We strive to free our clients from mundane overhead tasks so they can focus on their highest value activities.

"Improving the financial lives of our clients, our staff and our community with integrity, trust and innovation."

301-948-4825 ext 1222
301-922-5845 (c)
Brett@deleonandstang.com
www.deleonandstang.com/my-two-cents

Executive Stylist

RALPH BILLETER

Ralph, owner of Ralph Billeter Hair Designs has been an owner, manager and executive stylist in the hair care industry in Montgomery County for more than thirty-five years. As a respected professional in the industry Ralph is sought after to teach stylist and hair care business classes, the latest being at The Temple, a Paul Mitchell partner school. He continues to challenge himself and remains on the cutting edge through continued education and training, doing things such as attending advanced color classes with Goldwell and cutting classes with KMS. He gives back to his community by being an active board member of the Gaithersburg Police Foundation. Visit Ralph at Kentlands Salon & The Nail Bar in the Kentlands – a few doors down from Panera Bread – get a haircut, color or any salon service and afterwards enjoy a nice manicure or pedicure! A great day of beauty and pampering…you deserve it!

“If you don’t look good, we don’t look good!”

301-926-6888
Ralph@RalphBilleterHairDesigns.com
LeMer Salon & Spa

Insurance

MIKE ROMANOFF

The Rubin Insurance Agency is a local, family owned business that has been serving the community since 1976. We offer auto insurance, homeowners insurance, business insurance and more. Let us be your one-stop shop for all of your insurance needs! Our agency simplifies the insurance buying process and provides individually tailored policies for each of our clients. At the Rubin Insurance Agency we value our clients so we offer annual On Your Side Reviews to make sure their policies are still meeting their needs and that they are getting all of the discounts they deserve. If you cannot say the same about your current insurance company, why are you still insured with them?

"Rest Assured – You're Insured!"

301-309-0400 (o)
240-505-3139 (c)
Romanom1@nationwide.com
www.rubininsuranceagency.com

Legal

Brian D. Wise

DiPietro & Wise, LLC Brian Wise is the Partner of DiPietro & Wise, LLC, a family law firm located in Rockville, MD. The firm serves individuals who are going through a difficult family transition. They specialize in making family transition a time for personal growth and powerful, positive change. The attorneys are passionate about preserving relationships in the family and assets for the future. Brian also provides mediation as an alternative to litigation. The team works to get clients the best results, striving for amicable resolutions but preparing as if going to trail.

“To make family transitions a time for personal growth and powerful, positive change; to preserve relationships and assets for the future.”

301-970-9286 (o)
301-367-6561 (c)
bdw@dipietropllc.com

Mortgages

TRISH BRODERICK

Apex Home Loans I help homeowners navigate their way through the home purchase and refinance process. No two clients are alike and I believe it is my job to educate them on the different products and programs available. This way they can make an educated decision on what is best for them.

"Education is Key."

240-268-3051 (o)
301-717-2262 (c)
tbroderick@apexhomeloans.com
www.apexhomeloans.com/trishbroderick

Real Estate

Drew Lowe

Scott Team International / Long and Foster is a group of experienced Real Estate Advisors dedicated to making the purchase or sale of your home as fast and as stress free as possible. We give our clients “The Winners Edge” by providing them the tools, technology and service needed to compete with confidence in the competitive Metro DC marketplace. We have sold hundreds of homes, outperforming our competition even in down markets, which gives us the experience and expertise others lack. We believe the adage you don’t care how much we know until you know how much we care! Our favorite part is getting to know you and your story and then custom crafting home buying or selling solutions that meet with your financial goals and timeframes.

“Who you work with MATTERS!”

301-424-0900 (o)
301-830-1398 (c)
dlowe.homes@gmail.com
www.ScottTeamInt.com
Best Washingtonian 2016 & Long and Fosters Top 100

Real Estate Settlements

ADAM POLSKY

Peak Settlements, LLC is a title company providing real estate settlement services for properties located in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Our settlements can take place anytime and anywhere: at our office, the borrower's office, the realtor's office, the borrower's home, or any other location specified by the client. We provide this service at no additional charge to the borrower, and can schedule settlements in before work or after working hours so as to minimize the impact on the borrower's day. For our realtor and lender clients, we offer "real time" file tracking on our website as well as instant fee quotes. Any borrower who mentions MasterMind PD will get a $200 discount off the title fees!

"At Peak Settlement, we make YOUR most important transactions, OUR most important transactions."

301-528-1111 (o)
301-512-7744 (c)
apolsky@peaksettlements.com
www.peaksettlements.com


Metro Business to Business Team

ASSET & WEALTH MANAGEMENT FIRM

ANABEL QUINTERO

MV FINANCIAL MV Financial offers a broad range of investment and advisory services to institutional clients, and private investors. Our clients include for-profit and non-profit corporations, charities, and pension funds, as well as individuals and family offices. No matter how difficult the investment challenge, we bring our insight and guidance to serve your specific needs and goals. We understand the complexities of today’s markets and the need for an agile, proactive approach. Our specialties range from institutional asset management and personal wealth planning to employee benefit advisory services and pension & retirement plan management. Our investment team is highly experienced and client focused. We start by getting to know you: your unique objectives, tolerance for risk, and special circumstances. Then we capitalize on our research, distilling our best thinking into practical, custom-tailored strategies.

"Innovative Thinking + Smart Strategies"

301-656-6545
aquintero@mvfinancial.com
www.mvfinancial.com

Commercial Banking

Joyce Wilker

Sandy Spring Bank Experience, expertise and empathy are valuable components to a successful relationship. Joyce has been in commercial banking for 30 years, turning a high school summer job into a full time successful career. Founded in 1868 Sandy Spring Bank, is the oldest Bank of local origin. Joyce has extensive experience with any financing scenario, and is the head of the Bank’s middle market lending team. Joyce gets how business operates and will deliver financing that solves your needs before you may even realize what your needs are.

"Listen & Solve/ From Here, For Here, Always For You"

301-774-6400 x 6634 (O)
301-785-2368 (C)
jwilker@SandySpringBank.com
www.SandySpringBank.com

Commercial Furnishings

Charlie Atwell

Innovative Business Interiors - Charlie Atwell (Charles H. Atwell) is the President & CEO of Innovative Business Interiors, Inc. (IBI) founded in 1990. IBI provides furniture and design solutions to business, healthcare, education & government customers. IBI is a total solutions provider offering a full spectrum of products representing quality, value and flexibility. Our Product Portfolio includes furnishings for reception areas, executive offices, workstations, conference & training as well libraries & ergonomic solutions. IBI provides planning & specification services.

"IBI – Experience, Knowledge, Compassion!”

301-589-1500 Ext. 103
charlesatwell@ibi-inc.com
ibi-inc.com

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: VOICE AND DATA MANAGEMENT SERVICES

Mark Meszaros

DIGITAL INDUSTRY Mark Meszaros is the CEO for Silver Spring, MD based Managed Service Provider, Digital Industry, whose focus is predominately the SMB market in the Washington DC area. He has worked for and started companies spanning industries from commercial aviation to information technology services. Mark has worked as an IT professional for 25 years guiding businesses in development of their IT landscape and Operations. He has overseen, engineered and developed service offerings in the areas of Voice and Data communications. These have included service for small and medium companies as well as global corporate network environments, application service hosting, and cloud based service environments.

240-839-5300 (o)
240-839-5301 (direct)
markm@digitalindustry.com
www.digitalindustry.com

Marketing and Public Relations

Katie Jordan

Verasolve For more than 10 years, Verasolve has partnered with companies across industries to provide effective, creative marketing, branding, and PR solutions that generate qualified leads, enhance brand recognition, and increase closing ratios. Our clients are B2B and B2G companies primarily from the following industries: Construction, Real Estate, Financial Services, Professional Services, Government Contracting and Technology.

Our philosophy is simple: we think marketing, branding, and public relations initiatives should produce business results. Our model is month to month and cancellable on two weeks’ notice – this keeps us accountable and also aligns with our philosophy. By serving as an outsourced marketing team or a virtual CMO, we become an integral part of our clients’ teams, providing exceptional value at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.

"Building Stakeholder Value"

301-708-1671 (c)
katie@verasolve.com
Verasolve.com

MOVING

Cody Reiter

JK Moving JK Moving Services is a full-service moving company that handles local, long distant commercial and residential moving as well as furniture recycling, electronic recycling, and modular installation. We also do onsite storage and record storage. All our movers are employees of JK, background checked and drug tested. All employees undergo through onsite training. What makes us different is our staff from the top down.

"At JK, our clients are what matters most."

301-672-1265 (c)
703-574-6658 (d)
cody.reiter@jkmoving.com
www.jkmoving.com

OFFICE EQUIPMENT & TECHNOLOGY

MARK DIRLAM

Digital Office Products has been serving the needs of DC area businesses since 1986. We help organizations copy, print, scan, manage, and secure their information. We are locally owned and operated, offering total accountability & flexibility with solutions that meet your specific needs. Each year Digital Office Products actively supports our community benefitting dozens of local organizations and serving thousands of residents. Our true in house leasing is a great alternative to the big banks. An additional benefit is the low cost options as units come off lease with low meters. If you are looking for a partner that can upgrade your office technology and save you money, Digital Office Products is the perfect company to make that happen.

"We Make it Easy"

703-564-0400 (o)
240-364-4523 (m)
mdirlam@doptoshiba.com
doptoshiba.com

OFFICE SUPPLIES / COFFEE SERVICE

LISA HACKETT

RUDOLPH'S OFFICE & COMPUTER SUPPLY Lisa is a Senior Account Rep with Rudolph's Office & Computer Supply. Her company is a locally based company and one of the largest women owned and operated Office Supply, Coffee Service and Promotional Products companies in the country. Rudolph’s has been in business for over 35 years. When you buy from Rudolph’s you are supporting a local business, for every dollar you spend with them seventy-two cents stays in the community. Lisa is customer service driven and offers her referrals from MasterMind PD a 10% savings – guaranteed!

"MORE CARE / LESS COST"

301-461-4557 (c)
301-461-1489 (o)
lhackett@rudolphsupply.com
www.rudolphsupply.com

PAYROLL & BOOKKEEPING

STEVEN SUISSA

SHS Services, LLC SHS Services, LLC was founded in 2002 to serve the small and mid-sized business community by providing competitively priced, service based payroll and bookkeeping services. SHS provides the latest technology with online access for employers and employees as well as the security of knowing that tax impounds are secured and backed by SHS’s $50million bond.

"Local service, national reach!"

301-701-0930 (c)
301-467-6968 (o)
steven@shsservices.com

Promotional Products / Awards

Rob Silk

Summit Group Rob is Senior Account Executive at Summit Group with over 30 years’ experience in the print and promotional products industries. For over twenty years, Rob owned his own company before deciding to join Summit Group in 2014. Summit Group stands out in three areas: Branded Merchandise (promotional products), Awards & Recognition Programs and Marketing Communications. For nearly 50 years, Summit Group has developed tremendous relationships with our clients, our suppliers, and fellow business partners in the industry. This pooling of all of our resources enables us to take advantage of $250 million dollar in sales, with our Summit Group sales alone totaling nearly $75 million dollars. Our clients directly benefit with savings, faster responses, technology advances and more perks that go hand in hand with our 50 years of experience. We are a family owned business and that conveys an attitude of respect and appreciation with everyone that we work with. Summit Group is proud of that.

"Power of Three. Promotions, Recognition and Marketing Communications”

240-491-5283 (o)
301-503-9272 (c)
rob.silk@summitmg.com
www.summitmg.com
Summit Holiday Guide

WATER COOLERS

SUSAN BIERLY

IMC WATER COOLERS IMC Water Coolers has been serving the DC Metro area since 1988. We are a woman-owned company that sells, leases and services Bottle Less Water Coolers, Hydration Stations, Mobile Water Refill Stations and Filtration. All of IMC's products are Bottle-Free! The advantages to that are no bottles to order, store, clean or change. In addition, the water quality is superior and we help companies Go Green by eliminating plastic bottles! Lastly, if we cannot save you money, we will not ask for your business! Mention you saw us on the MasterMind PD website and receive free standard installation. As we like to say, "Go Green, Save Green, Go Bottle-Less!"

"If we can't save you money, we will not ask for your business."

301-972-7115 (o)
301-518-5984 (c)
susan@imcwater.com
www.imcwater.com


Metro Business to Consumer Team

Financial Advisor

KENNETH CLARKE

Peake Financial is a local financial services firm that assists individuals, families, and companies with their investment and insurance needs. Providing superior customer service and meeting the needs of our clients are integral parts to how we’ve been able to meet and exceed the needs of those who put their trust and their financial futures in our hands. At Peake Financial, clients are not just transactions. Each client is relationship that we invest in – and that’s both how and why our clients trust us to work with them.

At Peake Financial, we assist in paving the road for your financial success!

"Striving to ensure your future is more than just a dream!”

301-650-9188 x226 (o)
202-262-5911 (c)
kaclarke@peakefinancial.com
www.peakefinancial.com

Mortgage Lending

Dan Caplan / Branch Manager

Movement Mortgage As a residential mortgage lender with 32+ years of experience, I offer a full array of mortgage loans for those seeking to purchase a new home, or refinance an existing property. My team and I provide unparalleled service with each stage of the financing process and 70% of the time provide a loan approval within 2 weeks of completing your application. The process is called 6-7-1 and more information is available about it at www.movementprocess.com. We also offer grant money (up to 3% of the sales price) called MAP…Movement Assistance Program, for those first time homebuyers who qualify. It is our way of giving back to the communities that we lend in. Call or e-mail me for a free prequalifying session, I am here to help.

Always remember, “The money is coming, the money is coming.”

301-329-8882 x25741 (o)
240-392-4523 (fax)
www.movement.com
NMLS #1886788