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Headquarters Bethesda, MD
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1970
Type Company - Private
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Development Alternatives (DAI) lends the world a hand. The company assists both public and private-sector clients with social and economic development projects around the globe. DAI focuses on natural resource management, economic reform, crisis mitigation, democratic governance, and HIV/AIDS management. It employs experts including agriculturalists, economists, and health officials who provide analysis and assessment, advice, and training and development services to those who need it most. DAI clients have included development agencies like USAID and other government... More

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James Boomgard

President and Chief Executive Officer

A relatively good place to enter the world of international development

  Current Employee in Bethesda, MD

Pros: The company is staffed by good people who are truly committed to the mission of the company. No matter who strapped for resources the teams are, they usually manage to pull it out in the end. Full Review

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No Offer – Reviewed May 15, 2014

Interview Details – I was contacted by their internal recruiter about a month after applying with a questionnaire, quickly followed by a phone interview to assess my foreign language skills. Afterwards, I was asked to come in for an in-person interview. After the initial contact, the process moved rather quickly and…Full Interview

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