Fairfax County, Virginia USA, Monday, December 5, 2011 -
During the third quarter of 2011, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) provided services and resources to 41 businesses that are adding 1,146 jobs in Fairfax County. Most of these businesses are in the information technology and professional services sectors, and five are foreign-owned firms using a Fairfax County location to expand in North America.
One of the most prominent announcements came from ITT Exelis, a spinoff from ITT Corporation that established its new corporate headquarters in Tysons Corner and is adding 70 jobs to the county economy.
Other businesses that are creating jobs in Fairfax County:
“Our headquarters in Tysons Corner is a wonderful place to be,” David F. Melcher, chief executive officer and president of ITT Exelis, said at a November 8 event dedicating the new company’s headquarters. “It’s a vibrant place, a great location with access to the businesses and partners we want to be close to, in a state that really wanted us here.”
“Companies in a range of technology and professional services sectors continue to create jobs in Fairfax County and add to the county’s economic diversity and stability, which boosts the commercial tax base and the quality of life that residents enjoy here,” said Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., president and CEO of the FCEDA.
Below are companies that worked with the FCEDA in July, August and September of 2011 and are creating 1,146 jobs in Fairfax County:
|Company||Web site||Postal Address||Jobs||New or Expansion|
|ACS, a Xerox Company||www.acs-inc.com||Fairfax||15||E|
|ALEX - Alternative Experts, LLC||www.alexinc.com||Chantilly||10||E|
|AMERICAN SYSTEMS Corporation||www.americansystems.com||Chantilly||75||E|
|AppAssure Software, Inc.||www.appassure.com||Reston||150||E|
|Audio Video Systems, Inc.||www.avsinc.net||Chantilly||35||E|
|Bella Solutions, Inc.||www.bellasolutions.com||Reston||6||E|
|CC Pace Systems, Inc.||www.ccpace.com||Fairfax||15||E|
|CACI International Inc.||www.caci.com||Fairfax||202||E|
|Composite Software Inc.||www.compositesw.com||Reston||3||E|
|Comter Systems, Inc.||www.comter.com||Fairfax||12||E|
|Core BTS, Inc.||www.corebts.com||Fairfax||4||E|
|Fairfield Technologies Inc.||www.fairfieldtech.com||Chantilly||15||E|
|Frimeco Produktions GmbH (Austria)||www.frimeco.com||Tysons Corner||2||N|
|Indecomm Global Services (India)||www.indecommglobal.com||Herndon||5||E|
|InfinityQS International, Inc.||www.infinityqs.com||Chantilly||10||E|
|INTEGRITYOne Partners, Inc.||www.ionep.com||Reston||34||E|
|Irisguard Incorporated (Jordan)||www.irisguard.com||Tysons Corner||1||E|
|ITT Exelis||www.defense.itt.com||Tysons Corner||70||E|
|MicroLink, LLC||www.microlinkllc.com||Tysons Corner||45||E|
|Neebula Systems Inc. (Israel)||www.neebula.com||Reston||1||N|
|PG Environmental, LLC||www.pgenv.com||Herndon||4||E|
|Secure Mission Solutions||www.securemissionsolutions.com||Fairfax||50||N|
|The Signature Group||www.tsginc.biz||Tysons Corner||15||E|
|Three Pillar Global||www.threepillarsoftware.com||Fairfax||25||E|
|Triway International Group (China)||www.triwayinc.com||Falls Church||2||E|
|tw telecom||www.twtelecom.com||Tysons Corner||25||E|
|XO Communications, LLC||www.xo.com||Herndon||80||E|
|Yoko Consulting||www.yokoco.com||Tysons Corner||2||E|
Time magazine called Fairfax County, “one of the great economic success stories of our time.” Business growth and innovation 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, a vibrant investment capital community 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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