Fairfax County, Virginia USA, Tuesday, November 23, 2010 -
During the third quarter of 2010, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA, www.FairfaxCountyEDA.org) provided services and resources to 36 businesses that created or will create almost 1,000 jobs in Fairfax County. Most of these businesses are in the information technology and professional services sectors, and several are foreign-owned firms using a Fairfax County location to expand in the U.S. market.
Among the businesses that are creating jobs in Fairfax County:
“Even as much of the rest of the country struggles economically, Fairfax County continues to be a success story because of the quality of the workforce here, the proximity to customers and partners, and the easy access to global markets,” said Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., president and CEO of the FCEDA. “These companies are building the commercial tax base, which helps our Board of Supervisors fund the high-quality public services for which the county is known.”
Below are companies that worked with the FCEDA in July, August and September of 2010 and are creating 999 jobs in Fairfax County:
|Company||Web site||Location||Jobs||New or Expansion|
|Alternative Experts (ALEX), LLC||www.alexinc.com||Chantilly||10||E|
|Car Collision Center||www.carcollisionctr.com||Springfield||10||E|
|Carahsoft Technology Corporation||www.carahsoft.com||Reston||50||E|
|Cardinal Financial Corporation||www.cardinalbank.com||Tysons Corner||25||E|
|Centric Telecom, Inc.||www.centrictel.com||McLean||2||E|
|Chenega Federal Systems, LLC||www.chenegafederal.com||Lorton||150||E|
|Clearpath Solutions Group||www.clearpathsg.com||Herndon||5||E|
GreenVision Systems, Inc.
|HopOne Internet Corporation||www.hopone.net||Springfield||6||E|
|IN Communications, Inc.||www.incomminc.com||Fairfax||2||E|
IP Korea Center, Inc.
|Iridium Communications||www.iridium.com||Tysons Corner||57||N|
|Korean Air Lines (Korea)||www.koreanair.com||Tysons Corner||2||E|
|Navy Federal Credit Union||www.navyfcu.org||Vienna||60||E|
|NextEdge LLC (India)||www.nextedge.com||McLean||1||E|
|Owings, Weeks & Graves||www.owgcpa.com||Reston||8||N|
Raysat Mobile Antennas
Trianz Consulting, Inc
|Verity Commercial, LLC||www.veritycommercial.com||Reston||9||N|
Yong Jin Elecomm
Time magazine called Fairfax County, “one of the great economic success stories of our time.” Business growth helps Fairfax County fund the nation’s top-rated school system and other public services that contribute to the quality of life of residents. Fairfax County offers businesses a state-of-the-art telecommunications infrastructure, access to global markets through Washington Dulles International Airport and a highly skilled, well-educated workforce.
The award-winning Fairfax County Economic Development Authority promotes Fairfax County as a business and technology center. The FCEDA offers site location and business development assistance, and connections with county and state government agencies, to help companies locate and expand in Fairfax County. In addition to its headquarters in Tysons Corner, Fairfax County’s largest business district, the FCEDA maintains marketing offices in seven important global business centers: Bangalore, Boston, Munich, London, Los Angeles, Seoul and Tel Aviv. Follow @FairfaxEBird for FCEDA and Fairfax County business news.
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