WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquent, the leading global staffing and outsourcing firm dedicated to marketing, creative, and digital professionals, announced today that it has been awarded a Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) under the 951-M On-Site Services Umbrella Contract by the Government Printing Office (GPO). This contract allows Aquent to provide all federal government agencies easy access to experienced communication and design talent for services such as graphic and digital design, content management and writing, user experience, ePubs, infographics, data visualization, video, and webcast design and production.
The contract term is two years, with options for up to three 12-month extensions.
"We're honored to be a part of the GPO's On-Site program, and especially thrilled at the opportunity to help our nation's communications experts expand their capacity to reach an ever-broader audience with effective print, digital, and video content," said Lee Andrese, Vice-President of Aquent Federal Services.
"What's more," she added, "we could literally save the US government millions in design spend by letting people know about this contract."
The GPO Professional Services Contract offers government agencies speed, efficiency, and cost savings in accessing professional communications, outreach, and creative resources. It also allows an agency's full-time staff to focus on strategic initiatives knowing that execution is being handled by expert resources.
About Aquent Federal Services
For nearly 30 years, Aquent's been dedicated to defining and delivering a full-service solution supporting strategic communications. Our experience within the Government sector includes working with Civilian, Defense, Intelligence, and Federal Contractors. Aquent's best-in-class processes, methodologies, and people make a difference and help our Federal clients bring their great ideas to life. For more information on Aquent Federal's Services and Government Contracting Vehicles, please visit http://aquentstudios.com/clients/government
The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) is the Federal Government's official, digital, secure resource for producing, procuring, cataloging, indexing, authenticating, disseminating, and preserving the official information products of the U.S. Government. The GPO is responsible for the production and distribution of information products and services for all three branches of the Federal Government, including U.S. passports for the Department of State as well as the official publications of Congress, the White House, and other Federal agencies in digital and print formats. For more information on GPO's full range of services, please visit http://www.gpo.gov/.