Advertising, Marketing & PR
Devaney & Associates, Inc is a boutique agency that delivers big marketing results any way you want to measure them. Page views. Click-throughs. Social media love. Product sales. Event attendance. Media mentions. And, of course, good, old-fashioned dollars and cents. They do this by building awesome client relationships, always leading with strategy, executing brilliantly, and by continually measuring results and optimizing to help you become an unstoppable brand.
"Marketing with brains, hustle and hear"
ASSET & WEALTH MANAGEMENT FIRM
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"
Bridge Performance Coaching (BPC) partners with small business owners to assess staffing performance issues. BPC provides strategic, customized solutions to all staffing headaches while coaching business owners and candidates throughout the process to best guarantee success. Ensuring you have the best people in the appropriate seats, to fit your culture, is her specialty. When I refer someone to Sonja, she will apply a 5% discount to first-time recruiting or coaching contracts. I have asked Sonja to reach out to you for a free consultation to discuss how she may be of service to your business. If you would like to contact Sonja in the meantime, her contact information is below. I hope you’ll consider having her help you Bridge the Gap Between What Is and What Could Be!
Washington Workplace - Charlie Atwell (Charles H. Atwell) VP Sales. We are capable, caring people who create and sell high-functioning work environments. The well-being of our clients is our guiding force as we seek ways and solutions to make their world better. We achieve this initiative by supporting their workplaces with design, services, products, people and ideas that will make a difference. We address these challenges because they are, for us, opportunities to make positive change in our world. This is what we promise to deliver to our clients and in doing so, we hope to help our clients make their own contributions to a more just, equitable and sustainable world.
"Charlie Atwell – Experience, Knowledge, Compassion!”
(703) 995-7281 (c)
Commercial Real Estate
Donohoe Real Estate Services is a full service commercial real estate enterprise serving the entire Washington and Baltimore Metro markets.
Matt O’Connell has been with Donohoe Real Estate Services since December, 2006, and brings with him more than thirty (30) years of experience. During his career he has represented institutional and private Landlords throughout the Washington Metropolitan area, as well as representing a wide variety of Tenants both locally and regionally, as well as the aforementioned Landlord accomplishments.
In addition to specialties that include market and feasibility studies, financial analysis and lease negotiation, Mr. O’Connell has approximately ten (10) years of commercial property management experience with Trizec; JBG; and New Brunswick Development Corporation where he oversaw portfolios that included both private and public sector tenants.
Specialties: Landlord Rep (Office), Tenant Rep (Office), Tenant Rep (Flex), Landlord Rep (Retail), Landlord Rep (Flex), Landlord Rep (Land), Investment Sales Broker
Health and Employee Benefits
Paul L. Younkins
TriBridge Partners TriBridge Partners, founded in 2012, is a regional, full-service health and employee benefits firm. TriBridge specializes in the design and support of affordable and comprehensive health and benefit programs that employees love. Employers and employees enjoy a high-touch experience with TriBridge and a custom approach to each unique use case. Through strategic planning, employers and their staff are able to compare their programs to their peers, identify any excess fees or costs, and turn low-performing plans into high performing plans that attract and engage excellent talent.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: VOICE AND DATA MANAGEMENT SERVICES
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.
INSURANCE (LIFE, LTC, DISABILITY)
DAN BORTEN, SVP (DC, MD, VA)
PINNACLE INSURANCE & FINANCIAL SERVICES Pinnacle IFS is a Jacksonville, FL based Brokerage General Agency (BGA). It was founded by insurance industry veterans who recognized the changing landscape of insurance distribution. Virtually every insurance company has demutualized and eliminated their career agency system over the past three decades. That means insurance is now distributed by other financial professionals like Financial Advisors and Wealth Managers, who largely focus on investments and don’t have the necessary expertise to fully advise on insurance.
Pinnacle partners with these financial professionals (B2B) and also sells directly to individual (B2C) and businesses (B2B), from a totally independent, consultative perspective. Staffed with resources in all phases of Case Design, Advanced Markets, Case Management, Licensing/Contracting and Underwriting, Pinnacle and our 30+ insurance company partners present the best product solutions to meet a variety of insurance needs for: Family Risk Management, Wealth Transfer/Estate Planning, Business Planning, and Retirement Planning. APC_PartnerTogether_DanBorten_Digital.pdf
Offit Kurman is a dynamic full-service law firm assisting clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Our attorneys are trusted legal advisors who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. We offer rates consistent with those of firms that handle comparable legal matters, and we are dedicated to offering you the legal services you need in the most productive and cost-effective manner. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner.
"Offit Kurman - The Better Way to protect your business, your assets and your family."
Dan Caplan / MARKET LEADER
Highlands Residential Mortgage Dan Caplan, Market Leader is a 33+ year seasoned residential mortgage loan professional. Having originated over a half a BILLION dollars of home loans, his broadbased experience brings knowledge and expertise to the home buying process. This experience also allows for an easy processing of borrower’s applications, while working well with the home buying team (realtor, referral source, Title Company and other parties to the transaction). Mr. Caplan is also a voluntary instructor at Housing & Community Initiatives, teaching courses designed for first time home buyers, and has been a frequent guest expert on Channel 9 News WUSA (Washington, DC’s CBS affiliate) speaking on matters involving residential real estate, interest rates, and other economic matters.
Married, and the father of 2 children, Mr. Caplan is very involved in volunteer service to various non-profit and community organizations. He can be reached at 301-530-4411.
"Dan Dan Your Mortgage Man.”
OFFICE EQUIPMENT & TECHNOLOGY
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."
OFFICE SUPPLIES / COFFEE SERVICE
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"
Outsourced/Fractional VP of Sales and Advisor
Patapsco Business Solutions, powered by Sales Xceleration, provides fractional sales leadership to help business owners get their sales back on track. We build the sales engine for the company - creating the sales plan, implementing the tools and process, and hiring the sales team to generate revenue growth. Services include assessments on existing sales efforts, sales plans, sales leadership training/certification and sales recruiting. As an outsourced, fractional VP of Sales, we also provide leadership and accountability for the company while ultimately hiring a full-time replacement.
"Hands on sales leadership to deliver record breaking sales growth."
PAYROLL & BOOKKEEPING
SHS Services, LLC SHS 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!"
MBA Growth Partners is a full-service business advisory firm, offering a range of consulting services designed to assist your organization in getting to the next level and reaching its full potential. Our services include consultative and hand-on support brand new businesses and business operations optimization/sustainability for more seasoned organizations. Contact us if you're looking to make a pivot in any area of your business and/or looking to make better use of your limited resources to grow and expand your business.
"Your partner in getting to the next level.”
Promotional Products / Awards
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.”
Summit Holiday Guide
Public Accounting Firm - CPAs and Consultants
GorfineSchillerGardyn (GSG) For more than 90 years, GSG has served clients wherever they need. With clients largely in the mid-Atlantic to Northeast regions in industries ranging from Real Estate to Nursing Care to nonprofit organizations, government contractors and employee benefit plans and more, our assurance, tax and small business services are built on strong relationships.
"Expertise you can trust. The service you deserve.”
Residential Real Estate
Jan Brito, CRS, Associate Broker
Compass A native Washingtonian, Jan is very familiar with the entire Metro area and resides in Montgomery County. She entered real estate in 2005 after spending 15 years in Information Technology. She’s tech savvy and uses social media and digital marketing to promote her brand and grow her business. Jan is the current Secretary on the Board of Directors - Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors (GCAAR), serves as a National Director for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), and is a Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC) Major Investor at the President's Circle level. Jan holds the elite Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation (known as the PhD of Real Estate). Fewer than 3% of Realtors nationwide have earned this designation.
“Helping you find your place in the world.”
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."