BOSTON, Mass.—Aquent,a global professional services firm, has been awarded a $5.2 million Web services contract by the Library of Congress to provide expertise on the library’s New Visitor’s Experience project. The contract, which includes five option years, is expected to run through June 2010.
Under the contract guidelines, Aquent will provide application and interface modifications for the project, create code, and develop Silverlight, as well as other Web-based activities targeting kindergarten through 12th-grade audiences.
The New Visitor’s Experience will launch in the spring of 2008, allowing millions of visitors the opportunity to experience the library’s unparalleled collection through a seamless integration of content, design, and technology.
For over twenty years Aquent has led the way in transforming how companies find and utilize marketing and creative talent to execute their brand strategies. Aquent’s pioneering approach to staffing and services has helped thousands of companies—including two-thirds of the Fortune 500 and 90 of the Fortune 100—build their internal marketing and communications capabilities. Last year we placed over 11,000 Aquent talent at more 3,000 companies. Aquent is headquartered in Boston, Mass.