About Us

We strike a RESPONSIVE CHORD with diverse audiences by leveraging MODERN MARKETING many ways.

Our Story

Image One is an award-winning marketing, strategic communications and public relations firm based in Rockville, Maryland. We specialize in nonprofits, associations, healthcare, education, government and business-to-business communication. Since 2002, we have been helping our clients inspire good.

We use the power of communications, storytelling and technology to improve lives. We have won more than 40 national and international awards for communications excellence, including Ava, APEX, Aster, Aurora, Communicator, Hermes Creative, MarCom, Telly Awards and Graphic Design USA.


    • System for Award Management (SAM) (federal)
    • CAGE 3KAJ7
    • Maryland Small Business Reserve Certificate
    • Montgomery County, MD Small Business Reserve


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    • Marketing Consulting Services (541613)
    • Graphic Design Services (541430)
    • Public Relations Agencies (541820)
    • Advertising Agencies (541810)

To learn how we can help you, contact us at 301.519.8040, or email us at [email protected]

VISION: To be a communications innovator that INSPIRES PEOPLE and IMPROVES LIVES.


At Image One, you will find talented professionals skilled at marketing communications. We bring a wealth of experience and expertise to your door. We are thinkers, strategists, specialists, writers, artists, designers and doers.

Our team possesses advanced degrees in journalism, graphic design, communications, marketing and public health. We are a dynamic and focused team of creative professionals with imagination and ingenuity.

Our subject matter experts put many years of experience and knowledge to work for you.




Founder and Senior Partner Bill Weger, MA, believes building a successful public relations and marketing firm is more than just winning contracts and keeping clients – it’s about influencing outcomes. He is a nationally recognized expert in communications and social marketing with more than 20 years of experience working for and with public relations agencies, corporations, state and federal government, associations and nonprofits.

He has worked closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Institutes of Health, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and leading nonprofits and foundations, including the American Red Cross, Epilepsy Foundation, Lutheran Services in America and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. He has led local and national campaigns that generated millions of media impressions, including ABC World News Tonight, CBS Evening News, Forbes, PBS, NPR, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, and the Chicago Tribune.

He has won 68 national awards for marketing communications. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park, and a Master of Arts degree in Public Communications from American University. He is a former journalist who wrote for dailies, weeklies and Associated Press. He is currently a columnist for PR TACTICS, a Public Relations Society of America publication.

Image One PR is committed to delivering quality, innovative programs and services. Our pursuit of communications excellence is reflected in our many accolades, measurable outcomes and client testimonials. We have received more than 40 national and international awards for communications excellence, including:

  • APEX Awards for Print Communications
  • Aster Awards for Excellence in Medical Marketing
  • Silver Communicator Awards
  • Gold and Platinum Hermes Creative Awards
  • Platinum and Gold MarCom Awards
  • Bronze Telly Awards
  • Gold Aurora Awards
  • A Gold Ava Digital Award

Image One PR has won marketing, communications and public relations recognition in the brand strategy, national media campaign, public service campaign, single news placement, annual report, video, website, poster, exhibit and logo categories. We have earned consistent industry recognition and respect by listening to our clients and working closely with them to achieve a high-level of professional success.


We are committed to giving back to the community. Our charitable contributions include donations, volunteering and pro bono.

We have supported education, disaster relief, muscular dystrophy and children’s literacy.


Read Write Be Bright

Image One Founder and Senior Partner Bill Weger is committed to advancing children’s literacy and created a special initiative that promotes the joy of reading and writing.

Vision: All children with bright futures inspired by their ability to read, write and succeed in life.

Mission: To promote children’s love of reading and writing by increasing access to books and literacy resources.