Rick Berman, President and CEO, Berman and Company, takes time for a portrait in his office on Vermont Avenue NW in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, February 14, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)

Photo by: ROD LAMKEY JR

Rick Berman, President and CEO, Berman and Company, takes time for a portrait in his office on Vermont Avenue NW in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, February 14, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)