Who We Are

Contemporaries, Inc., is a family owned and operated Women Owned Small Business.

Since its inception in 1991, the Donohue family has generously invested both labor and financial capital to ensure the success of the organization. We offer a diverse quality professional staffing selection with over 100 years of office and management experience. We are ranked as the number one vendor with several large federal clients, including the National Institutes of Health and in the D.C. metro we are ranked as one of the top 10 vendors under the GSA Federal Supply Schedule for Schedule 736.

Our Mission

Our mission is to deliver efficient and effective staffing solutions to meet the needs of our clients and in turn, enable them to pursue and achieve their business goals.

We offer a combination of diverse staffing resources and areas of expertise to suit client requests. Our staffing options range from basic front-desk support to technical and executive staffing capabilities. We have a distinct set of core principles that guide us in pursuit of our goals. We believe these qualities make us a stronger, more reliable company when it comes to selecting a staffing firm:
  • Adapt

    We focus on staying current and competitive amongst the staffing options by adapting to industry standards and researching our clients’ ever-evolving needs. We welcome change as an opportunity for growth, and a chance to broaden our ever increasing staffing capabilities.

  • Integrate

    Acknowledging that our employees are the heart and soul of our company, each member of our team is carefully selected. We provide each employee with the respect and support they need to be successful in the workplace by offering a range of benefits from healthcare and 401K investments, to short-term and long-term disability coverage and life insurance. By fostering our employees in such a way, we believe our employees are better integrated into a diverse range of client workspaces.

  • Experience

    With over 24 years of experience, we know what it takes to create successful partnerships between our employees and our clients. More importantly, it is our experience that allows us to promptly provide the correct resources and staffing needs to our clients so that they may pursue their own mission and goals.

  • Appraise

    We believe that maintaining our integrity is to remain constant in our application of upstanding morals and principles used to help clients get the staffing they need. Our high standards help us strengthen and expand our mutually beneficial business relationships.

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