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  • The Washington Business Journal reported that Carfax, the leading provider of vehicle-history information for buyers, sellers, and owners of pre-owned cars in the United States, will invest $5 million to expand its headquarters in the Centreville community of Fairfax County, creating 120 new jobs. (Washington Business Journal, December 1, 2015)

  • FCEDA President and CEO Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., received the Jeffrey A. Finkle Organizational Leadership Award from the International Economic Development Council, and noted that the number of jobs and amount of office space in the county have soared since Dr. Gordon started at the FCEDA in late 1983. (, October 15, 2015)

  • The FCEDA hosted a large delegation of Dutch and Flemish cybersecurity companies, and Tech Bisnow noted that the FCEDA, The Hague Security Delta, Leaders in Security (Belgium) and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership signed an agreement pledging to cooperate on stimulating cyber-related business and research and development. (Tech Bisnow, October 9, 2015)