We would like to thank our corporate sponsors for their support this year. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of Sterling Women, please visit our Become a Sponsor page.
Since its founding in 1989, Reston Limousine has grown to be the largest private limousine and shuttle service in the Washington, D.C. region (including Bethesda and Fairfax), the largest luxury transportation service in Virginia, and one of the largest in North America. Whether you need a shuttle, bus or special event limo, contact Reston Limousine for unparalleled service and value. http://www.restonlimo.com/
123JUNK is a Full Service Junk Removal Company that is ready to serve all your hauling needs. Fully insured, we carefully and safely remove items wherever they are located within your property. The only finger you have to lift is the one that points us to the “junk!”.
Our three-step disposal process is at the heart of our business.
Thus the name 1-2-3-JUNK.
Through this process we are able to minimize landfill mass and maximize the recycling potential for your unwanted items.
At 123JUNK we have one simple goal: To be the leading Donate – Recycle – Dispose Company that delivers the best client experience and makes the biggest difference in its community and its environment.
For Hauling and Junk Removal, let us show you why we’re the fastest growing company in our industry for Washington, DC and the surrounding areas of Northern Virginia and Maryland.
American Capital Planning, LLC (ACP) is an independent and fee-only full service woman owned wealth management firm. Our clients have busy lives with lots of moving parts and substantial planning issues with limited time to address them. We connect their resources to their dreams. The owner, Bonnie Sewell, a Certified Financial Planner and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst is also author of “Love-Jacked! Divorce Your Spouse, Not Your Dollars”. We use the trademarked A.G.R.E.E.™ negotiation process that puts the financial analysis ahead of the legal wrangling. See http://www.wedlock-divorce.com/ for more information. As seen in Forbes Magazine Capital Region’s Advisors and CNBC’s retirement profile, ACP puts the client first because we know “things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least” – Goethe. We are particularly adept at moving clients successfully through transitions such as retirement, divorce, inheritance, loss of a spouse and more. www.americancapitalplanning.com
Anatolia Properties – Zarif Sahin, Realtor – Zarif lived in Germany and Turkey throughout her teenage years. She came to the United States in 1989 and made it her home. Having lived in Germany, Turkey, and the US helped her understand and respect diverse cultures, which enable her to connect with people very quickly.
She worked in the beauty / wellness industry for over ten years. This experience helped her develop outstanding customer service skills, patience, and an aptitude for taking care of people. Now, she is able to combine these skills and provide her clients with the utmost level of service.
Zarif’s interest in Real Estate started in 2005. After she obtained her education, and experience needed for Real Estate, she then continued to help others make their dreams come true.
She continues to improve herself in the areas of education, knowledge, and skills. Her social, analytical, and organizational skills help her to be successful, but her strong proficiency in negotiation is what ultimately gives her an advantage in her career. Her purpose is to earn the trust of others by demonstrating her integrity. Her hard work ethics and her attention to detail, in addition to her dedication to her clients ensures positive results.
Zarif begins new client relationships by simply listening to their desires, goals, and needs. She works diligently to put together effective strategies to help her clients in their transition of buying or selling their homes. She especially enjoys the concept of turning an ordinary house into one’s dream home. She has some excellent resources in good trade and service professionals, and therefore has become her clients “go to” person.
A Certified Distressed Property Expert© and a real estate professional with specific understanding of the complex issues confronting the real estate industry, and the foreclosure avoidance options available to homeowners. Through comprehensive training and experience, Zarif is able to provide solutions for homeowners facing hardships in today’s market, specifically short sales. http://www.anatoliaproperties.com/
Annalee’s – A premier place in the Washington DC Metropolitan area specializing in Prom & Tux.
Teens want to look and feel pretty, radiant, unique and even “sexy”! Of course, it is mandatory to look their absolute best at PROM. After 5 fabulous years as Annalee’s Prom, Bridal, Special Occasions, & Tuxedo, we have relocated and revamped our business model. Now, there is a premier resource in the Washington DC Metropolitan area just for prom dresses – Annalee’s Prom & Tux!
The array of styles found at Annalee’s ranges from demure but elegant to flashy and fun. Annalee’s carries beautiful, trendy, fashionable, fancy, and modest long prom dresses. Dresses that will be noticed and remembered! We have the largest and best selection in stock for prom dresses in Northern Virginia – in sizes 00 (YES, double zeros) to 18+ – to fit the personality, shape and taste of every young lady. If we don’t have the dress in your size, color or size, we can get it for you by special ordering just for you. And, we register your dress to avoid duplication at your prom.
Our professionally trained, friendly consultants are ready to assist you to find that perfect prom dress. An on-site seamstress can tailor it to fit and flatter.
Annalee’s Formals was opened in February 2008 and was located in the Brambleton Town Center in Ashburn, Virginia for 5 years. We are now located in Sterling, Virginia and will be open for business only Saturdays (10am–5pm) and Sundays (1-5pm) during the months of March, April and May. People who want the best prom dresses and personalized services are smart to drive the extra few miles from Maryland or Washington, DC, as well as from all over Northern Virginia.
Owner, Jenet Ahn comes from a family who has been in the formal wear industry for more than 30 years.
Remember, shop early for the best selection for your prom!
Briar Patch Bed & Breakfast Inn – Do you need a getaway only an hour from downtown DC? Looking for a place to host that important birthday or anniversary party? Does your company or nonprofit organization need a location for your next meeting or fundraiser? Then Briar Patch Bed & Breakfast Inn is the place for you. With its 47 rolling acres, beautifully landscaped grounds, historic lodging accommodations, great mountain views, and beautiful event building for up to 200 guests, Briar Patch is an ideal location for your party, wedding, meeting, or retreat. Located in Middleburg, the heart of Virginia horse & wine country. When you enter our world, you leave the stress behind. For more information, see our website at www.BriarPatchBandB.com
A Dedication to Individuality:
Cas Boutique designs are one-of-a-kind fashions and all are created by owner/designer Maggie Burgess. Unlike articles found at other clothing boutiques or stores, you won’t need to worry about showing up at work or an event in the same outfit as anyone else. Claim an identity unique to you and you alone with inimitable women’s fashions from Cas Boutique.
Cas personally selects all of our fabrics including silk, wool, cotton, Bodesua, lino, polyester, lycra and satin to produce a look and feel unmatched in the fashion industry.
A Humanitarian Approach to Fashion:
The horror stories of manipulating underage workers in third-world countries to produce many of the big name labels are widely recognized throughout the fashion world.
Cas Boutique feels it is our duty to take a stand and do our part to repair the tarnished reputation of clothing designers worldwide. Toward that end, all of our handcrafted clothing is produced in the Dominican Republic, while strictly adhering to Fair Trade guidelines. Our employees typically make double the average wage, and we provide medical insurance to all our workers. Join us in the fight against social inequity by supporting Fair Trade fashion designs from Cas Boutique. http://www.casboutique.com/
CCS Innovations, LLC is a woman-owned marketing and creative firm specializing in small to mid-sized business marketing needs. Our full-service offering allows us to work with clients on a variety of projects that range from detailed marketing strategies to web site development to social media. Branding specialists, we strategically approach each client project as if its our own and strive to find the best, most budget-conscious solution for our clients’ unique needs.
Our dedication to customer service coupled with high quality, affordable work has long set CCS Innovations, LLC apart from other firms. We strive to make each client’s project experience easy and enjoyable and our clients reward us with repeat business and long-term relationships. We’re headquartered in Loudoun County, Virginia, and work with clients across the United States. Visit us online at: www.CCSInnovations.com
Copy General is a leader in digital printing, web-to-print initiatives, fundraising and fulfillment. For more than thirty years we have helped our clients to efficiently and effectively produce short-run publications, direct-mail marketing programs, training materials and most of their printing needs. Copy General has also led the way in developing web portals for publication sales, document fulfillment and fundraising for non-profits.
Our expertise in specialty applications has allowed us to assist our clients to be successful when they have unusual needs or extremely tight deadlines. And, our wide-range of equipment means just about everything is done in-house.
More than twenty years ago, Copy General staked out the newly emerging economies of Eastern Europe as a place where freedom of the press, freedom of speech and capitalism could merge into a good business. In June of 1991, the first Copy General location opened in Budapest, Hungary. Now there are about 50 Copy General facilities in Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic and Russia employing around 500 people. www.copygeneral.com
Defining Story – Sally Strackbein inspires people to discover, clarify and express their value through speaking and storytelling. Her presentations, workshops, and coaching help her clients create and deliver messages that motivate, educate, or sell. Sally is a professional member of the National Speakers Association. http://www.definingstory.com/
Details Home Services - The Home Improvement Company you’ve been searching for. We specialize in Kitchens, Basements, Bathrooms and Home Theaters, but also offer Handyman Services. Geography includes Fairfax and Loudoun Counties. Mention Sterling Women for a 5% discount. We handle the details, so you don’t have to! Let us show you the Details Difference! Call 703-579-1400 or info@DetailsHomeServices.com or www.DetailsHomeServices.com
DONCASTER- Tanner Companies, the parent company of Doncaster, got its start in 1931 as the Doncaster Collar and Shirt Company in Rutherfordton, NC. The Tanners became acutely aware of the value of “personal service” that in-home shopping offered the customer. They focused their efforts on pursuing this unique business strategy and set their sights on refining the business of selling beautiful, quality fashion directly to the consumer through a national network of Wardrobe Consultants. https://www.doncaster.com/doncasterecommerce/
Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce is an award-winning workforce chamber whose area includes eastern Loudoun and western Fairfax Counties. It stages over 300 networking opportunities each year, including a signature Awards Gala, monthly Newmaker Luncheons, and the Friday Night Live! summer concert series in Herndon. It strives to support tomorrow’s workforce through programs on ethics, financial literacy, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) scholarships and internships, along with ESOL and other diversity programs aimed at mainstreaming new arrivals, as well as supporting job opportunities for our returning veterans. http://www.dullesregionalchamber.org/
Eagle Bank is a local community business bank with fifteen offices in Montgomery County, MD, Northern Virginia and Washington, DC. The bank focuses on providing superior customer service and custom financial solutions for the local business community. Eagle Bank also offers a complete line of competitive personal banking products and services. http://eaglebankcorp.com
Fusions Cuisine, and its sister company, Fireside BBQ, are an off-premise, woman/veteran owned full service catering firm traveling throughout Northern Virginia, Maryland and Washington D.C. Our cuisine is ingredient-driven using the freshest components, spices and herbs available. With an Executive Chef at the helm who has fine dining, corporate restaurant and catering experience, we have the unique freedom to think outside the box and personalize a culinary experience with signature menus for social and corporate receptions. While we can combine distinct flavors from different ethnic backgrounds we also create comfort food, BBQ, seasonal and wildly-spectacular creations for every guest’s enjoyment. http://fusionscuisine.com/
Golden & Cohen LLC – Golden & Cohen has been rated one of the top health benefits consulting companies in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area for years because we provide access to the full spectrum of insurance products available in the marketplace today. We know that the relationship between an insurance broker and client is based entirely on trust and encourage our clients to consider these questions: Do you believe the broker has recommended the plan that really is the best for your business? Can you be sure the broker has negotiated the very best deal possible? And are you comfortable that the broker is providing you with accurate information on products for your company? Here’is to your good health. www.golden-cohen.com
JP Events & Consulting is a full service event management company, creating some of Northern Virginia’s most sought after corporate and private events. From design through execution, our team produces quality events, reflecting our clients’ vision, purpose and image. Businesses contract our services because of our nearly 18 years of management and industry experience in providing turnkey solutions and unsurpassed events to a wide variety of clients. http://www.jpevents.biz/
Northwest Federal Credit Union is pleased to offer both personal and business banking services to our friends at Sterling Women. Whether you’re looking for higher savings rates and lower fees for your personal accounts, or banking and lending solutions to help grow and manage your business, we’re here for you. Additionally, investments and insurance services are also available through our affiliate Northwest Financial LLC. For more information please contact Lisa Como Paulus or Sherry Henein today or visit our website at www.nwfcu.org.
Parma Spa – Parma Center for Health and Medicine offers professional Skincare Services such as Ayurveda Massage Therapy , Custom designed Facials, Facial Peels, Microdermabrasion, Wedding Make up on Location, Laser Hair Removal, Spider Vein Removal, IPL Rejuvenation, Botox Injections, Restylane Injections, Juvederm Injections and many more Services. http://www.parmaspa.com/
Potomac Falls Express Lube & Car Wash is an Environmental Award Winning, Certified Female Friendly “Spa” for your car! For 15 years our certified technicians and mechanics have been pampering the vehicles in Loudoun Community with expert automotive preventive maintenance, repairs, detailing and an eco-friendly car wash that makes them black-tie ready! Come see our one-of-a-kind, Passchal eco-luxury bags for men and women created from discarded tractor tire inner tubes and leather; each is hand-crafted in the USA to Coach-quality standards! Philanthropically minded, we support the community on many different levels including schools and youth organizations, the Red Cross, Donate Life, breast cancer awareness and our veterans and military; part of every dollar we earn goes back into the community. We’re different, we’re the best and our business practices follow the Golden Rule! Come see for yourself! http://potomacfallsexpresslube.com/
Radiance Salon & Medi -Spa was established by Dr. Phillip Chang, a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who also owns and directs Aesthetica Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Center. We have brought together highly trained hair stylists, aestheticians, and medical professionals so that our highly discerning clients can receive a complete beauty package and leave feeling revitalized and beautiful. http://gotoradiance.com/
Radiology Imaging Associates – Since 1986, Radiology Imaging Associates (RIA) has upheld its commitment and a valued tradition of providing quality diagnostic imaging services right here in the heart of northern Virginia. Our services include:
High Field MRI (1.5 and 3.0 tesla)
High Field Open MRI
Low Dose CT
Bone Densitometry (DEXA)
Interventional Procedures including Image Guided Biopsy
RIA was among the first in the country to introduce dedicated women’s imaging centers over 30 years ago, and has expanded its commitment to women’s health as the only provider in the area to offer 3D Mammography at no additional charge.
The American College of Radiology (ACR) has granted RIA Program Accreditation in MRI, CT, Mammography and Ultrasound, and has further recognized RIA as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence! This distinction means the diagnostic care we provide from Mammography through Breast MRI has met the ACR’s rigorous quality standards.
Radiology Imaging Associates is committed to giving back to the community and has been recognized by the Loudoun Free Clinic for donating diagnostic and preventive imaging services and funding that are essential to improving the health status for disadvantaged residents.
RIA’s caring and experienced team of radiologists, technologists and staff is devoted to providing a comfortable experience and accurate diagnosis. Our radiologists have earned their medical degrees at many of the nations’ top medical institutions including Johns Hopkins, Harvard, Stanford, and Georgetown to name a few. They are on site, at each of our locations, everyday, to care directly for our patients and consult in real-time with referring physicians.
To learn more about RIA, please visit our website at www.RIAssociates.com
Skinny Tan Heated application is SkinnyTans latest breakthrough in Sunless Tanning Technology. This technology produces a truly one-of-a-kind, first-ever heated Airbrush Tanning Experience. The heated application process works in two ways; by preparing your skin and keeping you dry with a gentle flow of warm air, and by infusing heat directly into the tanning spray, creating an airbrush application you can barely feel being applied.
Once the Heated Airbrush Tanning Solution is applied, the active ingredients, DHA (Dihydroxyacetone) and Erythrulose start working with the amino acids in your skin’s outermost layer to create the custom color you desire!
Spray on Your Skinny…Experience the Evolution of Heated Sunless Airbrush Tanning. The Ultimate in Custom Heat activated spray tanning with evolv. Get your vitamin enriched, warm my skin spray tan today. http://www.warmskinnytan.com/
Sterling Restaurant Supply (SRS) Outlet Store, formerly the Fortessa Outlet Store, is the exclusive discount retail location for products from Fortessa Tableware Solutions™.
Fortessa Tableware Solutions is a leading designer, developer and marketer of quality tableware for the high-end commercial foodservice market globally, as well as for the luxury consumer market, headquartered in Virginia, USA. Through constant innovation in products and processes, strategic partnerships, physical expansion and investments in modern facilities and cutting-edge technology, Fortessa Tableware Solutions has prepared the groundwork for a dominant role in the global tableware industry. http://www.fortessa.com/
Teri Moy Studio – Photography is my life. It’s what I live and breathe. Every moment is history in the making. If I can capture one moment in time that puts a smile on some one’s face, then I am doing what I was born to do. When I am long gone, I want my children to know who I was – to know who they are – and who they are going to become. I consider it a privilege every time a family, or individual allows me to enter in their personal world and record who they are. Besides my faith, children and family – to me there is no greater joy. www.terimoy.com
The Dandelion Patch – Northern Virginia’s premier retailer of wedding invitations, stationery, birth announcements and party invitations. Since 1994, The Dandelion Patch has been exceeding the expectations of our customers from all over the Northern Virginia region for all their stationery and invitation needs. Whether it’s your dream wedding, your baby’s baptism, or your child’s Sweet Sixteen, Bar Mitzvah or Bat Mitzvah, we can-and do-find the perfect invitation to fit your style and budget. With trained experts ready to help you navigate through the many choices, it’s no wonder that we’ve been named “Best Stationery Store of Fairfax County” by the Sun Gazette every year they’ve done the survey. www.thedandelionpatch.com
Tiffany & Co. has been the world’s premier jeweler and America’s house of design since 1837. Shop creations of timeless beauty and superlative craftsmanship.
Undercover Printer makes heroes out of marketing and events departments by providing all of the products and services they need to have their projects go on without a hitch. Our high quality print, signs, banners, and promotional giveaways are all available with one Access Code: 703.865.7581. Let us help you reveal your true superhero identity! http://undercoverprinter.com/
USI is the 8th largest insurance broker in the U.S. We distinguish ourselves by delivering to middle market companies the technical resources and consultative services that are generally available to much larger fortune 1000 companies. Our employee benefits practice engages with our clients through a strategic planning process that utilizes data analytics to identify solutions that will control costs, improve health and improve the efficiency in which employees engage with the health care system. The result of this process is the development of a three year strategic plan that identifies the solutions and client deliverables in each area of our practice including Population Health Management, Vendor Selection & Management, Compliance and Benefit Administration. For further information, please visit us at: www.usi.biz | Click here for a quick video of USI’s Compliance component, and Health Care Reform Modeling tool: http://www.brainshark.com/usi/vu?pi=zH5zxRk5Hz5ZVWz0&tx=a&intk=99863419
Village at Leesburg is a vertically-integrated, four-story multi-use village which encompasses 57 acres and features approximately 520,000 square feet of retail space, combined with 150,000 square feet of office product and 335 luxury residences. The center includes a roster of 38 retailers now open including Wegmans Food Markets, LA Fitness, Charming Charlie, Coldwater Creek, Finnegan’s Sports Bar & Grill, King Pinz, Travinia Italian Kitchen and Cobb Village 12 Cinemas.