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MDOT Awards Vitamin Minority Certification for Ninth Consecutive Year

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Baltimore, Md – Vitamin®, a leading digital-first integrated marketing agency, was recently awarded recertification by the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), and Small Business Enterprise (SBE). This is the agency’s ninth consecutive recertification.

Led by President and CEO Amanda Karfakis and founded in 2002, Vitamin is a full-service agency providing clients with high-quality, process-driven deliverables within the disciplines of branding, website design and development, SEO/SEM, media & advertising, print, public relations, and social media. Vitamin serves a variety of clients in the banking, built environment, commercial real estate, financial services, healthcare & human services, manufacturing, and nonprofit market sectors.

The certification, administered through MDOT, qualifies Vitamin to conduct business as an MBE/DBE/SBE service provider throughout the state of Maryland and for federally-funded U.S. DOT contracts. The agency received certification in all of its areas of expertise:

Graphic Design

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Custom Computer Programming (specifically web design)

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Advertising Agencies

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Public Relations Agencies

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Display Advertising

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Direct Mail Advertising

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For additional information, contact Amanda Karfakis or review our MBE Fact Sheet.

About Vitamin®
Vitamin® is the “Cure for the Common Brand®,” a full-service, digital-first integrated marketing agency providing clients with high-quality, process-driven deliverables within the disciplines of branding, website design and development, SEO/SEM, media & advertising, print, public relations, and social media. Founded in 2002, the Baltimore-based agency specializes in integrated, deeply-branded experiences that define clients and bring their unique differences to life with a focus on inbound lead generation and lead nurturing. Vertical expertise includes banking, built environment, commercial real estate, financial services, healthcare & human services, manufacturing and non-profit market sectors. Learn more at vitaminisgood.com and on social media @vitaminisgood.

About the Maryland Department of Transportation’s Office of Minority Business
The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), Office of Minority Business Enterprise has two primary functions: Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) certification for the State of Maryland and the administration and coordination of the MBE and DBE Programs within the MDOT administrations. MDOT administers both the State of Maryland MBE participation goal, as well as the DBE participation goal for contracts that receive assistance from the United States Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT).

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