WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 4, 2021: Strategic Marketing Innovations (SMI) announces that Gabriella Armonda has joined the firm as an Analyst. Ms. Armonda was previously an intern at Zeno Group where she assisted in creating, fielding, and compiling surveys for clients.

Before Ms. Armonda’s time at Zeno Group, she was an intern at SMI where she researched various procurement programs and federal funding opportunities. She also served as a legislative intern for Representative Jamie Raskin (MD) and Senator Benjamin Cardin (MD), where she researched and promoted foreign policy, small businesses, and immigration policies.

Ms. Armonda is looking forward to merging her interests in the congressional process with the experiences she has gained working with private and government organizations to research and support SMI’s wide portfolio of clients.

Armonda holds a B.A. in Political Communications and minor in Spanish Language from the George Washington University.

Founded in 1993, SMI has been the premier choice in Washington for companies, universities, nonprofits, and industry associations for federal marketing and lobbying services focused on national security, defense, clean energy, life sciences, advanced manufacturing and research and development.