Press Releases and News

September 28, 2015
The Baltimore Business Journal ranked IMPAQ International number 4 on their 2015 Woman-Owned Businesses List. The 50 companies on the list were ranked by their number of local employees. At the time of this list submission, IMPAQ had 245 local employees and 383 total employees.
September 14, 2015
The Daily Record has named IMPAQ International as a 2015 Innovator of the Year Honoree. 
August 19, 2015
Vice President of Labor Dr. James Moore was recently nominated by Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser to the DC Workforce Investment Council (WIC).
August 13, 2015
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with IMPAQ International to develop and deploy a Strategic Innovation Engine (SIE). The SIE will identify which health care practices show significant evidence of success, expand the science of quality improvement; and disseminate a body of knowledge on what works well. The SIE will be an important resource for the Quality Innovation Networks-Quality Improvement Organizations under the CMS 11th Scope of Work.
August 10, 2015
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded IMPAQ International a task order to develop and implement national quality measures for health plans offered on the federal and state Health Insurance Marketplaces, as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
August 03, 2015
IMPAQ International welcomes Dr. W. Christopher Brandt as Vice President, Education Division. Dr. Brandt will be responsible for strategic planning, new business development, and oversight of IMPAQ’s education practice area. Dr. Brandt will be a member of the IMPAQ executive team and will participate in setting and executing corporate objectives, priorities, and implementation plans.
July 02, 2015
Today, IMPAQ International announced its acquisition of the assets of Educational Services, Inc. (ESI). IMPAQ is a rapidly growing public policy research, evaluation, and program implementation firm, and this acquisition will add information dissemination, conference management, training, and eLearning services to the company’s solutions portfolio.
June 19, 2015
For the second year in a row, the Washington Post has named IMPAQ International as one of the Top Workplaces in the Washington, D.C. area. The Washington Post surveyed hundreds of area companies, analyzing employee responses to 22 questions on how they view their jobs, their companies’ leadership, and the health of their organizations.
June 17, 2015
IMPAQ International announced that it is adopting the Maryland living wage for all staff in its Columbia, MD survey research center. Hourly wage increases will be made effective immediately. 
June 09, 2015
How can educators and parents in the United States encourage girls to excel in their math, science and technology classes and go on to pursue STEM-related careers? According to experts who organized the Furthering Girls’ Math Identity event, the answer lies in the concept of “math identity.” The event, part of a National Science Foundation-funded project, Educational Equity, gathered educators, researchers and policymakers from across the country.