Van Eperen (now FOVNDRY), an integrated communications agency specializing in public relations, marketing, and creative services, announces it has been certified by the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) as a minority business enterprise (MBE) and a disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE). The certification empowers the woman-owned, small business (WOSB) to market its strategic communication services to the local and state agencies that are working meet their small business goals.
“This state certification confirms Van Eperen’s (now FOVNDRY) footprint across the Mid-Atlantic to serve any local or state public sector agency by a high quality, woman-owned marketing firm,” said CEO and founder Laura Van Eperen.
Van Eperen (now FOVNDRY) is certified to provide the following marketing services under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes:
“Integrity, responsiveness, and superior work are what the Van Eperen (now FOVNDRY) teams brings to our clients,” added Van Eperen. “Our team is ready and eager to support our communication counterparts as they need additional public information, creative, and media services through NCDOT.”
In addition to North Carolina, Van Eperen (now FOVNDRY) is also a certified MBE/DBE and WOSB in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Delaware, and Pennsylvania.”more insights
FOVNDRY (formerly Van Eperen) is an award-winning, fully integrated communications agency that has made its mark in the public and private sectors, plus a variety of membership-based associations since 2004. We craft custom solutions for multiple industries, including: Health & Science, Transportation, Real Estate, Education, Consumer Packaged Goods, and more. With offices in Rockville and Baltimore, our Maryland-based PR and marketing firm also fulfills the creative and branding needs of businesses and organizations in the DMV and beyond.
We’re a certified minority business enterprise (MBE)/disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Delaware, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. As well, FOVNDRY is a woman-owned small business (WOSB) that’s on the federal GSA AIMS schedule (GS07F0312T), and on a mission to help DoD and HHS agencies. Get to know us better in person, and connect with us daily via LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.