A. Bright Idea Advertising and Public Relations named to Maryland’s Top 100 Minority Business Enterprises


Agency earns honors for the third consecutive time

Bel Air, Md. – A. Bright Idea Advertising and Public Relations, an award-winning agency servicing the Baltimore Metro, recently received acknowledgement as one of the Top 100 Minority Business Enterprises in the State of Maryland for the third time since the program’s inception, reflecting the agency’s continued stature among trusted MBEs during every year of eligibility within the recognition program.

Honoring exceptional minority and women entrepreneurs, the Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award recognizes business owners for innovation, contributions to the business community, and inspirational impact on clients, professionals and other businesses. Sharon R. Pinder, CEO of the Center for Business Inclusion and Diversity, and former Special Secretary of the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs, presented the awards during the ceremony on October 21, 2010 at the University of Maryland, University College in Adelphi, Md.

Nominated by the region’s chambers of commerce, professional organizations, business community and
general public, A. Bright Idea was one of 5,000 nominees from businesses in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia. A panel of distinguished judges chose A. Bright Idea based on achievements in entrepreneurship, professionalism, and contributions to the community.

“It remains a tremendous honor to maintain recognition as one of the Top 100 MBEs in the region,” says Anita A. Brightman, President and Founder of A. Bright Idea. “I’m proud of the impact my team makes on behalf of our clients and am honored to contribute to the critical small business component of our region’s ecosystem. At A. Bright Idea, we embrace our small business identity but know we execute big ideas that make a difference.”

An award-winning advertising and public relations agency with locations in Bel Air, Md. and Sonoma, Calif., A. Bright Idea excels at identifying opportunities, generating ideas and executing customized solutions that deliver results for government, commercial and non-profit clients including Science Applications International Corporation, U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency, U.S. Economic Development Administration, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Defense Logistics Agency, DuPont, Baltimore County Savings Bank, Slavie Federal Savings Bank, Bel Air Center for Addictions and Kenwood Kitchens, among many others.

For more information on A. Bright Idea and its services, visit its website at www.abrightideaonline.com or email info@abrightideaonline.com.


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