Monthly Archives: May 2008

Virtual CIO Service in Northern Virginia

Do you have a trusted business advisor that understands strategically leveraging IT to grow your business? Is this person also trying to sell you equipment and software? If yes, are they really looking out for your interests?

One of this things large businesses understand is the need to have good people, preferably gifted and experienced people, looking forward to help the business achieve its strategic long term goals, with the help of Information Technology capabilities and services. The best people merge strategic vision, with IT investment management and governance skills, with the ability to manage staff to “keep the computers running”. That is the short job description of a Chief Information Officer.

Smaller businesses can be at a disadvantage in this realm – there generally is not a “critical  mass” of work to require a full time CIO but they still need the strategic experience and tactical management that a CIO would bring to the table. Is this an intractable problem for smaller businesses?

Not with the help of a “Virtual CIO“.  Read More at RondoTech Consulting of Northern Virginia… 

Patuxent River Naval Air Station area –

New from St. Mary’s County, Maryland – a site devoted to businesses, news and organizations near the Naval Air Station Patuxent River (PAX), in St. Mary’s County, Southern Maryland (SOMD). will begin showcasing local businesses, organizations and news – for example Cherry Cove, providing everything from PAX River NAS apartments, PAX River hotels, Naval Air Station PAX River homes and construction, Southern Maryland Conference Centers, Office rental and storage facilities, and many other businesses serving the PAX River NAS area in Lexington Park, MD.

I Am Modern Magazine for Moms – Summer Issue in Loudoun!

The latest issue of I AM Modern Magazine for Moms is here for the Summer, now printed in Virginia on environmentally-responsible, FSC-Certified paper. It is a wonderful and packed edition filled with very useful information, from Yoga Studio Reviews to the latest fashion finds.

I Am Modern Magazine for Moms is a Northern Virginia Women’s and Mom’s Lifestyle Magazine, part of the I Am Modern Social Media Network of print products, website and forums, social meetups, blogs, and other distributed content. This magazine can be found at many local, family-friendly retailers and busineses around Loudoun County, Northern Virginia, or can be mailed via subscription.

Read more here

Washington DC IT, SOA and Business Process Solutions – by Blackstone Technology Group

Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT consultancy and staff augmentation firm. Blackstone’s mission is to implement innovative IT and business process solutions that help its clients address industry challenges, cost containment and transformation in their competitive marketplace. Blackstone maintains a long and distinguished track record of superior execution at both commercial and government clients. For more information, please visit

Services – One of the most valuable relationships for a business, organization or government entity is a strong relationship with an Information Technology (IT) services partner. From day one, Blackstone’s goal continues to be provision of innovative and precise business and technology engineering solutions, architecture, investment management, and related IT services to client partners.

Industries – Blackstone’s team includes strategic business and process architects, management consultants, and information technology experts with many years of hands-on experience within each of the industries they support. This breadth of technical expertise and depth of industry experience provides client partners the right resources to develop the best solutions to meet their unique challenges. Industries supported include Government and Public Service, Healthcare and Pharma, Communications, Energy, and Financial Services. Homeland Security is a particularly strong focus of the Washington, DC and Northern Virginia Technology Consulting practice, offering IT Investment Management, SOA/ESB Integration Technologies, Enterprise Architecture, Program Management, and Information Management (Portal, Content Management, Data Architectures and Search) capabilities to Federal Homeland Security Partners including the DHS Office of the Chief Information Officer, US-VISIT, TSA, CBP, FEMA and OPS/HSIN.

Success – Blackstone is very proud of their long history of client success and satisfaction. They’ve established many long-lasting relationships with clients that extend well beyond typical vendor-client relationships, and reflect absolute commitment to professional integrity and competence. These relationships endure past initial successes into strategic opportunities and durable, proven business and mission outcomes.

Northern Virginia Windows, Siding and Doors – Vinyl-Lite

At Vinyl-Lite Window Factory, we are specialists in the Northern Virginia window and patio door segment of the home improvement industry. We’ve seen and heard just about every question, concern, thought and idea, from customers and experts alike. We continually incorporate the acquired information into all facets of our custom window operation, from sales and service to manufacturing and installation, making our products and services as complete as any in the marketplace. If it’s for residential real estate home improvement, business, churches, commercial, construction or contractors – we have your new or replacement windows, doors or patio enclosures and a plan for all your needs at the best prices.

Vinyl Lite Northern Virginia Window Factory – 8815 Telegraph Road – Lorton, Virginia 22079
(Phone) 703-550-7766  (Fax) 703-550-5659

Northern Virginia Media Marketing and Communications – by Trivision Studios of Chantilly, VA

TriVision Studios is an award-winning, full service agency with a 12,000 square foot studio facility in Chantilly, Virginia, that develops innovative strategies to achieve powerful and creative marketing, entertainment and media campaigns for its clients.  They specialize in high-impact and results-oriented brand advertising communications for online, distributed, print and broadcast media. Blending eye-catching design, compelling copy and creative multi-media with sound business strategy, TriVision offers communications solutions that effectively reach their clients’ target audiences. With more than 15 years of experience, they manage cross-platform advertising and integrated communication programs for a diverse group of clients, ranging from start-up companies and government agencies to some of the world’s leading multi-national organizations.

Northern Virginia Landscaping – Grow Landscaping of Falls Church, VA

Grow Landscapes has been proudly serving Northern Virginia landscaping, Fairfax landscaping and Loudoun landscaping clients in Northern Virginia, Maryland and Washington DC since 1992. We provide complete landscape design, garden design, patio design and backyard landscaping installation and maintenance services for residential and commercial landscaping customers, from our Falls Church 22042 landscaping and gardening headquarters.

To schedule an appointment, please contact Grow Landscapes Northern Virginia Landscaping Design and Maintenance or call 703-536-0412.