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AVIAN Wins Prime Position with Department of Transportation

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. – AVIAN, LLC, a leader in strategic communications, has won a prime position on the Services for Technical Writing, Editorials, Presentations, and Communication (STEPC) BPA in support of the United States Department of Transportation (DOT).

 The new STEPC Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) has a 5-year ordering period with a ceiling value of $80 million and will provide services to all DOT agencies with sponsorship from the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). 

“Strategic communications support to our clients has long been a differentiating factor in our services as a company,” said Kevin Switick, AVIAN’s chief executive officer. “We’re excited for the opportunity to share AVIAN’s ability to educate, inform and inspire a wide range of audiences through a variety of communications products.” 

Under the BPA, AVIAN will provide the DOT recurring professional service needs in technical writing, editorials, presentations, and communication, which are the strengths of AVIAN’s Information and Multimedia Services (AIMS) team. Our AIMS team is a group of creative storytellers who can get the message or knowledge across effectively and efficiently. We specialize in creating engaging content, increasing internal motivation, and strategic external communications content.   

The current AVIAN AIMS team is comprised of two dozen specialists supporting more than fifteen unique customers and clients across the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR).

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AVIAN (*ae-v-yin*) is an employee-owned business with over 400 employees and annual revenue exceeding $68 million Headquartered in Lexington Park, Maryland, the company provides communication strategy and graphic design solutions, engineering design, and systems engineering; test and evaluation of manned and unmanned aerial, surface, and subsurface systems; program, financial, and logistics management; workforce development and training; to 80 government and commercial clients across the United States. 

Founded by two U.S. military test pilots in 2005, AVIAN has consistently grown over the past 17 years and is recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies for 10 consecutive years, as well as one of the nation’s Best Places to Work.

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