About us

Bendure Communications, Inc. (BCI), a Washington D.C. area public relations firm with offices in DC and VA.  BCI combines big city experience and sophistication with small-town attention to client service. The firm, with more than 60 years of staff experience, specializes in media relations, strategic communications, social media strategy, brand building, crisis communications, community outreach, advertising placement, media training, and marketing.

The firm offers its clients: corporations, environmental and green initiatives, travel/hospitality organizations, technology, federal, national associations, nonprofits, medical organizations, sports, real estate developers, strategic counsel to build brands, grow business, and achieve their communications goals.

On behalf of their clients, the BCI team has worked with reporters and producers from most national magazines, newspapers, and television outlets including: Good Morning America, The New York Times, Fox News Channel, Washington Post, ESPN, Fortune, Forbes, CNN, Travel & Leisure, Fox News Sunday, Sports Illustrated, Country Living, Food & Wine, USA Today, along with several cable TV series.  It is the personal relationships and an understanding of what the media needs that makes Bendure Communications stand out from other firms.

In addition to its national media relations work, the firm specializes in working with Washington, D.C area news, style, business, lifestyle, and sports media.

BCI also has a specialty in community outreach, having successfully worked on behalf of clients to organize community educational forums, book clients for speaking engagements, assist with public hearings, organize grassroots support, and develop strategic campaigns to garner public visibility and/or support.

Before starting BCI, founder and company president, Vicki Bendure spent 10 years with a Washington, D.C. agency as a vice president responsible for the firm’s public relations and advertising campaigns. In the past 17 years, BCI has grown to become one of the Washington Business Journal’s top 25 PR firms (2015 list).

Whatever the goal, the team at BCI will meet and exceed expectations with media savvy and sophistication.