Mailmessenger Networks, Inc. (MNI) provides IT solutions—networking, managed services, IT consulting, and applications development—to growing businesses from offices in New York City, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, Dallas, and Atlanta. MNI focuses on custom support and serves as a one-stop shop for small- and medium-size firms.

Synergy Enterprises, Inc.
Synergy Enterprises, Inc. (SEI) is a nationally-recognized woman-owned small business with extensive expertise and experience helping clients advance social initiatives in public health and education. SEI’s innovative technology tools, outstanding assessment and evaluation services, and creative communication strategies assist public agencies and private sector clients in enhancing the impact of their research, policy development, program implementation, and knowledge transfer. SEI's client portfolio includes federal, state, local, and community organizations in the public sector as well as grantees, foundations and for-profit organizations.

The Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) is a private, nonprofit organization working to improve communication through better understanding of language and culture. Established in 1959, CAL is headquartered in Washington, DC. CAL has earned a national and international reputation for its contributions to the fields of bilingual, English as a second language, literacy, and foreign language education; dialect studies; language policy; refugee orientation; and the education of linguistically and culturally diverse adults and children. CAL's experienced staff of researchers and educators conduct research, design and develop instructional materials and language tests, provide technical assistance and professional development, conduct needs assessments and program evaluations, and disseminate information and resources related to language and culture.