2024-03-07

March 7, 2024: Celebrating Women’s History Month + Weekly Business News Digest

Celebrating Women’s History Month: USA Today Honors SAIC CEO Toni Townes-Whitley Toni Townes-Whitley is breaking down barriers in the technology industry as a black female CEO of the Reston-based Fortune […]

2024-03-01

March 1, 2024: Pathways to Economic Growth in Fairfax County + Weekly Business News Digest

Diversification and Innovation: Pathways to Economic Growth in Fairfax County In the February edition of the “Connect with County Leaders” podcast, Fairfax County Executive Bryan Hill hosted Rebecca Moudry, director […]

2024-02-21

February 22, 2024: In Memoriam: Catherine Riley + Weekly Business News Digest

In Memoriam: Catherine Riley “It is with solemn gratitude and utmost respect that we remember our dear colleague and friend, Catherine Riley, following her passing on February 7, 2024. Cathy […]

2024-02-15

February 15, 2024: Trident Systems to Invest $3.7 million in Fairfax County Expansion + Weekly Business News Digest

Space Electronics and Solutions Leader Trident Systems, a LightRidge Solutions Company, to Invest $3.7 million in Fairfax County Expansion Governor Glenn Youngkin announced on Tuesday, February 13, 2024, that Trident […]

2024-02-08

February 8, 2024: Celebrating Black History Month + Weekly Business News Digest

Honoring Virginia’s Black Business Leaders Virginia Business is honoring 17 distinguished business leaders across the Commonwealth, including four from Fairfax County, in its second annual Virginia Black Business Leaders Awards. […]

2024-01-25

January 25, 2024: Why Fairfax County is a Great Place for Iridium’s Headquarters: Interview with CEO Matt Desch + Weekly Business News Digest

Why Fairfax County is a Great Place for Iridium’s Headquarters: Interview with CEO Matt Desch Tysons-based global telecommunications company Iridium’s location is ideal because of the proximity to their biggest customer […]

Q&A: Iridium CEO Matt Desch Reflects on SatCom Industry History, Future Trends

Q&A with Iridium CEO Matt Desch Tysons-headquartered global telecommunications company Iridium celebrated its 25th anniversary this November with events held at Capital One Center in Tysons, as well as in Tempe, Arizona. Iridium […]

2024-01-18

January 18, 2024: Catapult Your Business to Global Success in 2024 + Weekly Business News Digest

Catapult Your Business to Global Success in 2024 A Message from Victor Hoskins, president and CEO, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority You want to change the world. And you want […]

2024-01-05

January 4, 2024: 500+ Units of Affordable Housing Coming to Tysons + Weekly Business News Digest

500+ Units of Affordable Housing Coming to Tysons Regional partners including the Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing, Rep. Gerry Connolly, along with Fairfax County officials, broke ground on what will be […]

2023-12-28

December 28, 2024: New Year, New You? Find Purpose-driven Jobs in Northern Virginia + Resources for Starting a Business in 2024

Looking for a Purpose-Driven Career? To kick-off the new year, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) is hosting a FREE two-day networking and hiring event Jan. 30–31, 2024, in Tysons […]