RMR & Associates Achieves Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Certification
Award-Winning Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations firm receives prestigious recognition for first time

ROCKVILLE, MD – April 18, 2012 – RMR & Associates is proud to announce that they have received the distinguished Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Certification for Women Business Enterprises (WBE).  The WBENC certification will enable RMR & Associates, an integrated Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Firm, to have exposure to WBENC’s Corporate Members, who include organizations from Accenture to Hewlett Packard to Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., and be listed as an approved and qualified woman-owned business that can meet the needs of the Corporate Member’s contract.


“We are thrilled to receive our WBENC certification,” said Robyn Sachs, President of RMR & Associates. “My team and I have worked hard to build a reputation as a top public relations firm in the Washington D.C. metro area and this certification will give us access to larger companies in the region.”


WBENC, founded in 1997, is the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is also the nation’s leading advocate of women-owned businesses as suppliers to America’s corporations. WBENC provides and manages the development, enforcement and implementation of its world-class of certification, which is nationally accepted by thousands of major corporations and a select group of government entities. WBENC certification is a rigorous, multi-faceted business application and review process that is conducted by a trained Certification Review Committee to ensure that women -owned businesses applying for certification are 51 percent owned, operated, and controlled by a woman or group of women.


About RMR & Associates
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, social media, 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 repositionings, RMR has garnered results for local, national and international clients such as AOL, Insoft Corporation (acquired by Netscape), Telogy Networks (acquired by Texas Instruments), and consumer accounts such as Subway, .ORG, the Public Interest Registry and UMUC.


For more information on RMR, please contact Seth Mininsohn at RMR & Associates, Inc., 5870 Hubbard Drive, Rockville, MD, 20852 by phone at (301) 230-0045 ext. 360 or by e-mail at smininsohn@rmr.com. General information can be obtained by accessing the website at www.rmr.com.