Press Release / News


  • Admin HighLight
  • September 25, 2020

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020, Fairfax — Highlight has enrolled in the Organization Membership and Certification Program offered by Project Management Institute, the world’s leading association for the project management profession.

This program provides Highlight’s project and program managers with PMI membership and the opportunity to earn one of PMI’s globally recognized project management certifications.

As members, Highlight employees will have immediate access to globally recognized project management standards, resources and tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses, and networking opportunities. Benefits of PMI membership includes free access to select PMI webinars and events, discounts on certification exams, opportunities to earn free professional development units (PDUs) to maintain certifications, and many ways to network.

Additionally, PMI members have the opportunity to join one of PMI’s more than 300 chapters located around the world. Within a PMI Chapter, members can volunteer, further their professional development to advance their leadership skills, and growth their professional network.

Highlight employees will also be encouraged to pursue PMI certifications, such as the globally recognized and demanded Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. Earning a PMI certification shows that these professionals have mastered the strategies, tools, and skills needed to keep projects moving forward, which delivers value to their organization.

“We are excited to partner with PMI to provide our leaders at all levels with project management resources and professional development opportunities,” said Rebecca Andino, CEO of Highlight. “By investing in project management training and resources, our managers will be better equipped to deliver successful outcomes for our customers.”

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About Highlight

Highlight is an award-winning woman owned ISO® 9001, ISO 20000. ISO 27001, ISO 44001, ISO 56002 certified, CMMI-DEV Level 3 and CMMI-SVC Level 3 appraised woman-owned small business that provides critical services to more than 20 U.S. federal government customers. Using our HI-WAY™™ best practices framework, we design and deliver solutions that integrate current systems and procedures, address all stakeholders, and seamlessly advance the mission. With over 10 years of federal contracting experience, we apply our proven transformation and evolution process to deliver quality services that balance agility, continuity, security, and compliance.

About Project Management Institute (PMI)

Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world’s leading association for those who consider project, program or portfolio management their profession. Through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research, we work to prepare more than three million professionals around the world for The Project Economy: the coming economy in which work, and individuals, are organized around projects, products, programs and value streams Now 50 years in the making, we work in nearly every country around the world to advance careers, improve organizational success and further mature the project management profession through globally-recognized standards, certifications, communities, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses and networking opportunities. As part of the PMI family, creates online global communities that deliver more resources, better tools, larger networks and broader perspectives. Visit us at and on Twitter @PMInstitute 

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