National Associates, Inc. (NAI) is one of the premier staffing agencies in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. Established in 1987, NAI has over 20 years of experience in providing temporary and permanent staffing. We have since branched out from the DC metropolitan area and now service 17 states. NAI is able to service your needs on both a local and national level. Originally founded as a professional, clerical, administrative, technical and permanent staffing agency, we quickly expanded our services to meet the growing needs of our client base and the demands of the marketplace. NAI has added Legal as an additional feature to enhance the services we already provide, including Technical, Finance and On-Site Staffing, Project, Mailroom, Management, Payroll and other Professional services. NAI understands how important it is for your business to operate at its optimum level. Our quick response ordering process ensures that candidates can be identified and dispatched well within mandated time frames. We make certain that we provide you with the best and most reliable personnel. NAI is a Vietnam Veteran-owned minority firm, certified by the MD/DC, Virginia and Atlanta, GA, Minority Supplier Development Councils. NAI is also certified by the DC Office for Local Business Enterprise, Small Business Enterprise and Resident Owned Business with one GSA schedule. We have headquarters in Washington, DC, with three additional offices at Tysons Corner, VA, Silver Spring, MD, and Atlanta, GA, and one on-site office at 451 7th Street SW, Washington, DC.


To create an experience of total client satisfaction by providing customized solutions with superior customer service. Our mission is executed in the following manner:

  • Progressive Recruiting and Training
  • Responsiveness to our clients
  • Integrity and Reliability
  • Diligent Adherence to Superior Service
  • Excellence in Quality Professionals

NAI takes pride in listening to our clients and exceeding their expectations

Vision Statement

The retention of our partners, clients, employees and associates is instrumental to our success. Only through teamwork and commitment can we deliver complete and total customer satisfaction.

Core Values

  • We listen to our customers
  • We achieve our goals by meeting the goals of clients
  • We provide superior customer service
  • We take pride in exceeding our clients' expectations