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Abundant Capabilities at Work for You



Founded in 1997, we are a woman-owned, wholly virtual small business, based in Alexandria, Virginia.
Spark Plugs

We are seasoned professionals from the publishing, media, legal, educational and financial industries.

We have broad subject-matter expertise, in business, economics, creativity and innovation, the hard sciences and medical/healthcare, leadership, human interest, spirituality and faith, lifestyle and education.

Bona Fides

We are licensed with federal, state and local governments and fully insured. We abide by nondisclosure terms on most projects. Our fulltime associates are actively engaged in the proprietary Hartnett Certification program.

We begin where your resources end, and we won’t stop until your program is running smoothly.


We believe literacy, and the independent thinking it fosters, is true freedom.

Using all media available, we work to deliver what you know wherever it’s needed, whenever you need it.
Top Dog

Corporate as a pup and now an entrepreneur, Founder Teresa has over 30 years’ experience in writing, editing, content reuse and development, as well as rights, licensing, digital product development, marketing, publicity, sales and business development.
Dog reading e-reader.


Teresa is primary owner of The Hartnett Agency, an eclectic non-fiction literary agency, and Spark Plug, a project preserving stories across generations.

Create it

Our writers and researchers create professionally impeccable content for print and new media.

Claim It

Our skilled teams audit your contracts and documents to develop rights inventories for legacy content going digital.

Remake It

Our editorial experts repurpose content from traditional media for new interactive and online creations.

Launch It

Our proprietary process shifts authors, publishers, teachers, and speakers from traditional to customized new-media settings.