Phillips Office Solutions is a leading provider of Document Management Solutions and Workplace Interiors along with a host of related services. We represent trusted industry names including Sharp, Konica Minolta, Kyocera, Lexmark, Hyland, Steelcase, Hon, and MORE. While Phillips directly serves Central and Southeastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington, D.C, Northern Virginia and Northeastern West Virginia, we also provide national distribution and product service through our vendor and dealer partnerships located throughout the United States.
We have worked hard to assemble a team of the very best sales consultants, service technicians, interior designers, project managers, and customer support representatives in our industry. Phillips is frequently recognized on a National and International level as an award winner in many categories including sales and technical expertise. We believe that the work ethic, knowledge, and integrity of our people is essential to success in our markets and differentiates us from our competitors.
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Coakley & Williams Construction, Inc. (CWC) is a privately owned firm with roots in the Washington Metropolitan region dating back to 1926. The firm was established as a General Contractor in 1961 and is consistently ranked among the largest local Contractors by the Washington Business Journal. CWC is also ranked among the Top 400 Contractors and the Top 100 Design/Builders in the nation by Engineering News Record. CWC has successfully managed the preconstruction and construction efforts of many educational facilities in the Washington, DC Metropolitan region (VA, MD & DC). We are proud to have many of AISGW’s members as our partners.
CohnReznick, a national leader in accounting, tax, and business advisory services, is ranked among the top 10 accounting firms in the United States with offices nationwide. Through our dedicated Not-for-Profit and Education industry practice, CohnReznick provides tailored accounting and advisory solutions to independent schools that help them succeed in today’s uncertain economic environment.
We have a mission to be the most respected and profitable community bank. To do this, we put relationships first to the delight of our customers, employees and shareholders and relentlessly deliver the most compelling service and value. We were founded on the realization that banks were largely failing their communities because they were simply not part of them. So with a desire to change that, we set a new standard for banking. These standards are the reason we’ve become the go-to community bank in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC, and we hope to continue serving the people and businesses around us. We continue to build EagleBank by putting relationships F•I•R•S•T. FIRST is an acronym: Flexible. Involved. Responsive. Strong. Trusted.
Goulston & Storrs is an Am Law 200 law firm, with offices in Boston, New York, Washington, DC and Beijing. With nearly 200 lawyers across multiple disciplines, Goulston & Storrs is a real estate powerhouse with leading-edge corporate, capital markets and finance, litigation, and trust and estates practices. Our lawyers employ a proven team approach that values client outcomes over individual recognition. The firm’s dedication to providing prompt, practical legal advice, cost-efficiently and tailored to our clients’ business needs, has resulted in Goulston & Storrs being acknowledged for excellence by Chambers USA, BTI’s A-Team for Client Service, Best Lawyers in America and other leading industry rankings.
PrepMatters offers one-on-one test preparation, educational planning, and academic tutoring to students in the DC Metropolitan area and all over the world. Partnering with families, schools, and local non-profits with a shared commitment to education, we strive to help all students reach their educational goals. We believe that these successful outcomes help not only individuals but also the entire community and that to achieve success preparation matters.
Ravenna offers a modern, highly configurable online admission system for PS–12 private schools nationwide. Our proven, collaborative approach solves complexities and challenges facing admission offices of any size, creating unmatched efficiency for schools and enabling more meaningful connections with families. Ravenna is the only admission solution that produces admission data in real time, enables easy historical comparison, and allows comparison to regional and national data. As a result, Ravenna schools have an unprecedented advantage in both strategic and tactical decision-making.
RCM&D is ranked among the top independent insurance advisory firms in the United States. Our specialized teams provide strategic solutions and consulting for risk management, insurance and employee benefits. Leveraging 130 years of experience, RCM&D’s dedicated Education Practice serves more educational institutions and consortiums than any other broker in the mid-Atlantic region. With the in-depth industry knowledge, we provide a consultative approach to help your institution identify unique exposures and determine the most effective risk mitigation techniques.
Founded in 1902, Southern Teachers is the oldest educational placement agency in America. We help 600 schools in the South and Mid-Atlantic with faculty and administrative recruitment. Schools have trusted Southern Teachers for more than a century because we know our candidates. We take the time to interview every one, and check references, too. Southern Teachers… because your students deserve the best.
For over a century, we have built our firm based on a simple and enduring premise: We see the world through the eyes of our clients. We immerse ourselves in our clients’ businesses to fully understand the context of their legal issues. Our clients know that our every decision – from hiring, to shaping our service areas, to expanding our global reach – is informed by our desire to better serve their needs. Today, Venable is an American Lawyer 100 law firm. With more than 600 attorneys in nine offices across the country, we are strategically positioned to advance our clients’ business objectives in the U.S. and abroad. Our clients rely on Venable’s proven capabilities in all areas of the law including independent school governance.
Heads-Up Consultants is committed to making a difference when challenging situations face leaders and boards.
Dr. Jane Snider, CEO and lead consultant, assists smaller schools and special education schools in their search for new leaders. She mentors new heads and supports boards as they look for new strategies.
Since 1972, Kastle Systems continues to design, install, monitor, and maintain electronic security systems using a managed service platform. Their electronic access control, video surveillance, visitor management, and panic duress systems are customized to fit a school’s need and offer a turn-key solution that is scalable and affordable. Kastle serves current member schools and appreciates the opportunity to support AISGW and its mission.
Mylestone Plans is a national leader in helping members of the non-profit community achieve their financial goals. Our firm provides a comprehensive range of services to hundreds of non-profit organizations, as well as private financial and investment planning to their leadership and employees. For example, we (1) Advise on reducing expenses and increasing efficiencies in 401(k)/403(b) retirement plans, (2) Design creative 457(b) and 457(f) executive deferred compensation plans, and (3) Improve the management of an organization’s investment portfolio.
Rubeling & Associates, a JMT Division, has been providing Architecture, Interior Design, and Master Planning services to education, religious, corporate office, healthcare, recreation, and government clients for 35 years. Our unique qualities include: always listening first, being budget conscious, and balancing design with each client’s needs, culture, and affordability.
The Stone House Group is a facility consulting group dedicated to strengthening the mission and distinctive needs of academic, private and not-for-profit institutions. We offer comprehensive, yet individualized energy management, facilities management, building commissioning and sustainable design services. We conduct our business with respect for our community and the environment, building relationships by championing and challenging our clients’ facilities to effectively support their mission. This is the essence of “Building Stewardship.”
Kalix, a Baltimore, MD based marketing agency provides high-level, strategic integrated marketing counsel to independent schools throughout the United States.
We employ marketing research, strategic planning, targeted digital and traditional media, and arresting creative solutions to help your school see measurable results.