Robyn Sachs named to “2009 Smart100” by Washington SmartCEO Magazine
Exclusive group of CEOs selected for Leadership, Strategic Vision and Character

ROCKVILLE, MD- February 20, 2009- Robyn Sachs, president & CEO of RMR & Associates, has been selected to an exclusive group of CEO’s, the 2009 Smart100 by Washington SmartCEO Magazine. Assembled by an independent committee, the Smart100 program features CEO’s who were selected for his or her Leadership, Strategic Vision and Character.


With Sachs’s leadership and guidance, RMR & Associates has become an award-winning, dynamic, and consistently successful integrated marketing and public relations firm that has gained significant recognition within the metro Washington, DC area. The majority of RMR’s work has been within the business-to-business market. RMR offers a full range of marketing services including: Marketing, Public Relations, Web Marketing, Advertising, Direct Mail, Media, and Research. October 2007 marked the official 20-Year Anniversary of RMR, and aside from award-winning client service and creative work, this includes nearly 400 corporate roll-outs that RMR has implemented.


“It’s the great team at RMR that makes it all work. As well as great clients, which I gladly dedicate this award to them!” said Robyn M. Sachs, President of RMR.


Along with growing RMR, Sachs has always enjoyed working with others and developing collaborative ways to better others’ causes and organizations. Sachs is involved with numerous professional and charitable organizations, including serving on the board for the Entrepreneurs Organization (EO), which is a non-profit organization, aimed for business owners under 40 whose companies generate at least 1 million in revenue yearly. Sachs has always encouraged others to take on a few Pro Bono Accounts per year. RMR currently works with NFTE, The National Foundation of Teaching Entrepreneurship and is helping them with their annual marketing, public relations and advertising efforts.


As the realm of business has shifted to a social media atmosphere, the innovative and strategic businesswoman that Sachs is, she has become a source of reference to both her team and clients on how to adapt and utilize this ever growing trend to help expand their reach and visibility. Living first and foremost by her set standard, Sachs believes in delivering the promise of the proposal on every account, which has led her to both success and the confirmation of long outstanding business relationships.


All Smart100 CEOs will be profiled in the 100-page annual supplement which will debut as the 13th issue of SmartCEO this spring. The Smart100 will also be listed on The Smart100 companies represent a variety of industries including government contracting, information technology consulting, travel services, financial services, and video production. The average Smart100 company employs between 10 to 100 employees and generates $10-$50 million in revenue.


About Washington SmartCEO

Washington SmartCEO magazine is a regional “growing company” publication. SmartCEO believes that a “growing company” is really determined by the spirit, drive and dynamics of a company’s owners and managers, rather than by the size of its building, the number of its employees, or its sales volume. Each month, a variety of businesses in the greater Washington and greater Baltimore areas turn to the pages of SmartCEO for features, case-study advice and trend analysis, all with a uniquely local flavor. SmartCEO is read by more than 34,000 business owners in Baltimore and Washington.


About RMR & Associates Inc.

Headquartered in Rockville, MD, RMR & Associates, Inc. (RMR), has been addressing the unique needs of clients serving commercial, B2B, government and IT sectors for more than 20 years. RMR’s integrated marketing includes public relations, advertising, direct mail, media buying, list rental, Website design and interactive marketing. RMR’s unique national experience and knowledge base has helped to build an extensive network of key contacts among venture capitalists, key organizations and key business leaders. With more than 400 product and company rollouts and repositioning, RMR has garnered results for local, national and international clients such as AOL, Insoft Corporation (acquired by Netscape), Telogy Networks (acquired by Texas Instruments), Spearhead Innovations, ServerVault, Yurie Systems (acquired by Lucent), Kastle Systems and many more by establishing solid brand and leadership positions within their respective markets.


For more information on RMR, please contact Sandra Schwartzman at RMR & Associates, Inc., 5870 Hubbard Drive, Rockville, MD, 20852 by phone at (301) 230-0045 ext. 100 or by e-mail at General information can be obtained by accessing the Web site at