Family Services Selected as Recipient of The Gazette of Politics and Business Fifth Annual Exceptional Business Awards

Date: Nov 13, 2012

Gaithersburg Awards Ceremony Attracts Business Executives from across Maryland

(Gaithersburg, MD) - The Gazette of Politics and Business released its list of the 53 top businesses and organizations in the State of Maryland. The program, produced by The Gazette P&B, acknowledges the top 53 businesses in Maryland based on criteria that included the recipient company's noteworthy product or service innovations, community service efforts, and how the companies portrayed themselves as a "good place to work."

The fifth annual awards ceremony, held Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the Hilton Hotel in Gaithersburg, attracted a large crowd of appreciative attendees eager to celebrate the accomplishments of the top 53 companies. The awards ceremony was sponsored by Montgomery College, Hughes Network Systems, LLC, Montgomery County Communter Services, and Rockville Economic Development, Inc. and included a lavish cocktail reception and networking activities at the hotel.

"To make the 53 list is a great accomplishment," said Trina Lapier, publisher of The Gazette P&B. "This year's list features companies from the State of Maryland that have had success in a wide variety of fields, and each company deserved recognition of their accomplishments."

Over the past years, Family Services, Inc. (FSI) has been proud to be selected as part of this distinguish group. In 2010 Family Services was voted #52, and in 2011 worked its way up to #45. This year, Family Services hurdled much of the competition and was ranked #15, recognized for its exceptional growth during the last three years as well as its community service programs including its extensive experience developing and implementing in-home and community based services for children, adolescents, adults and families. Family Services operates prevention and early intervention programs that address family functioning and child development, management of an outpatient mental health center and domestic violence shelter, youth mentoring services and the provision of psychiatric rehabilitation services to persons living with persistent mental illness.


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Family Services strives for excellence in all that we do. Here are some of the organizations which recognize our effort:



  • Family Services, Inc.
  • 610 East Diamond Ave.
  • Suite 100
  • Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • (301) 840-2000