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Falls Church, VA (September 26, 2019) –The National Organization on Disability (NOD) has announced New Editions Consulting, Inc. among fifty-nine organizations that have been named a 2019 NOD Leading Disability Employer™. Now in its fourth year, the NOD Leading Disability Employer Seal recognizes companies that demonstrate exemplary employment practices for people with disabilities.

Falls Church, VA, April 23, 2019 - New Editions is one of Washingtonian’s 50 Great Places to Work! The Washingtonian highlights New Editions and the other workplaces in its May 2019 issue. This is the second time the Washingtonian has recognized New Editions. This year's winning workplaces were chosen on the basis of such measures as generous pay and benefits, interesting and meaningful work, great work/life balance, opportunities to learn and grow, commitment to charity and community, and the recognition and respect given to employees.

Falls Church, VA, September 25, 2018 – The National Organization on Disability (NOD) today announced New Editions is among fifty-two organizations – and the only small business – that have been named a 2018 NOD Leading Disability Employer™. Now in its third year, the NOD Leading Disability Employer seal recognizes companies that demonstrate exemplary employment practices for people with disabilities.

Falls Church, VA, June 25, 2018 – New Editions Consulting, Inc. has been recognized for the fourth time as one of the Top Workplaces by The Washington Post. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

We here at New Editions want to take a moment to share some of the successes we were able to accomplish with our clients and partners in 2017. Read the accomplishments. We look forward to continued success and wish you the best for 2018!

New Editions is pleased to report that 2017 has been a good year. We won five new contracts. These include:

2017 NOD Seal

Falls Church, VA, September 12, 2017 – The National Organization on Disability (NOD) today announced that New Editions Consulting, Inc. is one of the 45 organizations that have been selected to receive the 2017 NOD Leading Disability Employer Seal™.

The New Editions Team

Falls Church, VA, June 19, 2017 – New Editions Consulting, Inc. has been recognized for the third time as one of the Top Workplaces by The Washington Post. The Top Workplaces program is run by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC and is based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, such as alignment, execution, and connection.

Pete and Cherie Takemoto

Falls Church, VA.  March 14, 2017 – New Editions Consulting, Inc. is pleased to announce that one of our own, Dr. Cherie Takemoto, has been awarded the Commendation Award from the National Association of Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers (NARRTC). The mission of NARRTC is to promote the full inclusion of people with disabilities in American society through applied research and training.

Falls Church, VA. October 13, 2016 – As a model employer of people with disabilities and having received the National Organization on Disability’s (NOD) 2016 Leading Disability Employer Seal™ , New Editions is pleased to join the US Department of Labor in celebrating 70 years of disability inclusion by observing National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

WINNER 2016 APEX Awards for Publication Excellence

New Editions' AbleData website has been awarded the APEX 2016 Award of Excellence in the category Websites - Special Purpose. The 28th Annual Awards for Publication Excellence is an international competition that recognizes outstanding publications from newsletters and magazines to annual reports, brochures and websites. There were over 1,600 total entries this year, and AbleData received one of five awards in our category.

New Editions Consulting, Inc. continues to receive positive feedback on Section 508: Improved Testing Methods and New Directions in Program Management, a seminar hosted last month. Federal and private sector Section 508 managers and practitioners attended to learn the latest about new methods and efficiencies in testing for Section 508.

Falls Church, VA.  May 5, 2016 – New Editions and its partners, the USBLN® and AAPD, wrapped up the Second Annual Disability Equality Index (DEI). The deadline for companies to complete the survey was March 11, 2016. There was nearly a 15% increase in participating companies over last year, surpassing the goal of achieving a 10% increase. Company responses will now be reviewed and scores will be calculated and published in late spring.

New Editions employees walking 8k

Falls Church, VA. April 30, 2016 – New Editions supported The Arc of Northern Virginia Corporate & Community Team Challenge 8k walk at Burke Lake Park. Thank you to Angelica Herrera, Yvonne Shimokado, Claudette David, Sadie Hagberg and Megan Hagberg for participating and congratulations on getting in those extra steps despite the rainy weather.

Falls Church, VA. April 7, 2016 – New Editions’ book club donated children’s books to Martha’s Table.  Each year, the members of the New Editions book club participate in a book drive to collect books for a local nonprofit or service organization. This annual event is a great way for the group to give back and share their love of reading with others – particularly young readers. This year our book club donated books for infants and toddlers, elementary school students, and middle school students to Martha’s Table.

Staff at the AAPD Gala

Falls Church, VA. March 23, 2016 – New Editions employees attended the AAPD Gala. The AAPD Leadership Awards Gala provides a unique opportunity for AAPD’s partners, supporters, and colleagues to show their support of Americans with all types of disabilities while bringing together the national cross-disability community with business and government leadership for one night each year.

Falls Church, VA. March 4, 2016 – New Editions was awarded a contract with NIDILRR to provide Management Support. Robert Bartolotta is the Project Manager of the team and will lead activities that include Annual Reports to Congress, Technical Reports for the agency, and the development of their 2018-2022 Long-Range Plan.

October 25, 2013 – In partnership with SRA International, New Editions will develop a Tracking System for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Section 508 Program Office to support program management activities.
Employees Anna Lenhart, Cindy Ryan, Tracy Mills and Tyler Matney at Top Workplaces Awards Ceremony

Falls Church, VA, June 26, 2015 – For the second year in a row, New Editions Consulting, Inc. has been recognized as one of the Top Workplaces by The Washington Post. The Top Workplaces program is run by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC and this year’s results were based on employee’s opinions of over 1,900 employers. New Editions Consulting, Inc. ranked 20th this year out of the 75 small businesses in the DC metro area that were recognized.

2015 Virginia Businesses Best Places to Work

Falls Church, VA (January 29, 2015) — The just released February issue of Virginia Business Magazine identified New Editions Consulting, Inc. as one of its 2015 Best Places to Work in Virginia.

This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Virginia, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2015 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies.

Falls Church, VA, October 3, 2014 – New Editions’ President, Shelia Newman, joined other Founding Members in the unveiling of the Disability Equality Index (DEI) ( at the US Business Leadership Network (USBLN) annual conference in Orlando, FL this week.
New Editions Consulting, Inc. is one of the elite government contracting leaders to be honored in SmartCEO’s GovStar program.
Falls Church, VA, June 20, 2014 – New Editions Consulting, Inc. is pleased to announce that we have been selected as one of The Washington Post Top Workplaces for 2014. The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback about engagement, organizational health, and satisfaction.
FALLS CHURCH, VA, June 13, 2014 - I was honored to speak at an event on June 3rd at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), hosted by ChallengeHER, an initiative from the Small Business Administration (SBA), Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP), and American Express OPEN (OPEN). I was asked to provide a group of women with practical advice on how to win and manage contracts with the Federal government and, generally, advance the Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program.
FALLS CHURCH, VA, May 30, 2014 – New Editions Consulting, Inc., has been awarded the U.S. Department of Education (ED) Rehabilitation Services Administration’s (RSA) National Clearinghouse of Rehabilitation Training Materials (NCRTM) project.