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The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority helps businesses -- of all sizes, from diverse backgrounds and from all over the world -- thrive with market intelligence, site selection assistance and business investment services. We also are a liaison to our county and state governments. And we offer these services free of charge. Contact us. From here, you can create a world of change.
March 31, 2020
Economic impact: How the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will affect the Washington, D.C.-area economy is the focus of an live webinar this Thursday morning, April 2, to be presented by the Northern Virginia Economic Development…
March 31, 2020
Effect of COVID-19 pandemic on Washington-area economy is focus of April 2 webinar presented by NOVA EDA and chamber partners
Fairfax County, Virginia — How the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will affect the Washington, D.C.-area economy is the focus of an April 2 live webinar to be presented by the Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance (NOVA…
March 26, 2020
Conducting business operations during the coronavirus pandemic situation and planning for the aftermath presents numerous challenges. The FCEDA is working to assist businesses with access to critical resources and information during this emergency. Visit the…
March 24, 2020
Job number one for small businesses: Small businesses throughout Virginia affected by the coronavirus emergency can apply for a low-interest Economic Injury Disaster Loan through the U.S. Small Business Administration. The program will provide small…
March 23, 2020
Fairfax County, Virginia – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will be one of several organizations presenting during a webinar today to help Fairfax County and Northern Virginia businesses cope with the impacts of…
March 19, 2020
Fairfax County and Northern Virginia have one of the strongest local economies in the nation, but the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency is creating hardships and challenges for many in the community, including businesses.…
March 17, 2020
Be prepared: The Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce is continuing its free webinar series focused on business continuity planning to provide the business community with the most up-to-date best practices and insights on managing your…
March 11, 2020
George Mason University updates: Cyber Security Engineering Department established; School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution to change name
Department of Cyber Security Engineering launched at Mason George Mason University, based in Fairfax, Va., established a new Department of Cyber Security Engineering within its Volgenau School of Engineering. Recently approved by state authorities, the…
March 10, 2020
With positive cases of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) now confirmed in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C., it is advisable to prepare for how a widespread outbreak might impact a company’s business operations and workforce. “Preparation is…
March 10, 2020
Perseverance praised: NASA’s next Mars rover has a new name thanks to a Fairfax County Public Schools student. Alexander Mather, a 13-year-old student at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke, submitted the winning name: “Perseverance”…
Date: April 1
Time: 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join Chamber member Cherry Bekaert on Wednesday at 3:00pm for a webinar to discuss how your organization can access the new funding and programs offered by the federal government following passage of the latest economic stimulus package. Hear about the new Paycheck Protection Program loans and the new funding for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans and how those programs tie into the payroll tax deferral opportunities and employee retention pay credit.
Date: April 1
Time: 5:15pm to 7:15pm
Reston Tech Talks is a monthly gathering of tech professionals in the greater Reston area. Our vision is to create a space where startups & tech firms can gather to learn from industry veterans, network with potential employers, and learn about the different companies in the area.
Date: April 2
Time: 10:00am to 11:00am
The session will cover the industries most heavily affected by the pandemic, the anticipated impact of the crisis on economic output, and factors to consider on the recovery side.
Date: April 3
Time: 7:30am to 10:00am
Leadership Fairfax is proud to present this popular event, bringing together Fairfax County and regional leaders for a conversation with the Board of Supervisors on the state of the county.
Date: April 7
Time: 7:30am to 10:30am
Since 2003 the FCEDA has held a free monthly* workshop for individuals interested in starting a business in Fairfax County. Held in partnership with the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity (SBSD), U.S.…
Date: April 21
Time: 5:30pm to 8:30pm
The NVTC Virginia Data Center Awards will offer the statewide business community and public sector leaders the opportunity to join together in celebrating the enormous growth and contributions of Virginia's data center industry.