Fairfax County EDA worked in 2019 with 131 firms adding more than 10,000 jobs to the local economy

Fairfax County, Virginia — In 2019, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) worked with 131 businesses that announced the addition of 10,057 jobs to the Fairfax County economy.

Companies that made large job creation announcements included TEKsystems (Merrifield) with 840 new jobs; Inova Schar Cancer Institute (Merrifield) with 500 jobs; EY (Tysons) with 481 jobs; Aerotek (Fairfax) with 413 jobs; Randstad Technologies (Tysons) with 300 jobs; FDM Group (Reston) with 117 jobs; OBXtek (Tysons) with 100 jobs; and Zerin Business Consulting (Tysons) adding 100 jobs.

Firms that were new to Fairfax County and created jobs included Avertium (Reston); Checkmarx (Reston); Industrious (Tysons); Israel Aerospace Industries (Herndon); Kryptowire (Tysons); MAG Aerospace (Fairfax); MarginEdge (Merrifield); Tadjer, Cohen, Edelson & Associates (Tysons); and Telexius (Tysons).

“Fairfax County’s 2019 job expansions reflect robust hiring in fields such as information technology, software and cybersecurity, as well as strong job growth in a diverse range of additional industries, including cloud computing and data analytics, health care, financial services, and engineering and construction,” said Victor Hoskins, president and CEO of the FCEDA. “Fairfax County is an ideal location for companies to expand their operations because of the availability of prime office space and tech talent.”

Job creation in these primary industries results in creation of additional job opportunities in the service and retail sectors and further develops the county’s economic base, Hoskins noted.

Of the 131 firms that worked with the FCEDA and announced new jobs, 112 are American companies, including 22 that are minority-, woman- and/or veteran-owned. Nineteen of the companies that announced job expansions were foreign-owned firms.

Below is a list of selected companies that announced job creation and/or expanded space in Fairfax County during 2019.

Aerotek Fairfax Employment Placement Services 413
Alpha Omega Integration, LLC Tysons Information Technology 99
Altruista Health Reston Bio/Health Sciences/Healthcare 48
American Office Chantilly Management Services 10
Architecture, Inc. Reston Architecture/Engineering/Landscape 8
Association Resource Group, Inc. Tysons Consulting 3
Aston Carter (formerly Stephen James Associates) Fairfax Financial Services/Banking 78
Avenue Wealth, LLC Tysons Financial Services/Banking 5
Avertium* Reston Cybersecurity 3
benel Solutions Tysons Information Technology 4
Biswas Information Technology Solutions, Inc. Herndon (Town) Information Technology 10
Blue Ridge Networks Chantilly Cybersecurity 2
Bode Technology Lorton Forensic services 16
Caboose Brewing Company Merrifield Manufacturing 95
Checkmarx Inc.* Reston Cybersecurity 7
Chenega Technical Innovations, LLC Chantilly Information Technology 25
Cleverspeck, LLC Dulles Big Data & Analytics 12
Comfort Solutions, Inc. Lorton Utilities 3
Communications Training Analysis Corporation (CTAC) Merrifield Cloud/Virtualization 12
Contact Solutions -VERINT Herndon (Town) Software 8
Counterpoint Consulting, Inc. Tysons Software 14
Credence Management Solutions, LLC Vienna Information Technology 23
CT Solutions Tysons Information Technology 3
Curator Solutions Reston Education 3
DarwinApps Reston Software 1
DLT (formerly DLT Solutions) Herndon (Town) Information Technology 98
DNS Made Easy Reston Telecommunications 5
Driven, Inc. Merrifield Big Data & Analytics 2
Eagle Tech Corporation Springfield Information Technology 3
EclecticIQ Reston Cybersecurity 6
Electrosoft Services, Inc. Reston Information Technology 20
Expel, Inc. Herndon (Town) Cyber Security 60
EY Tysons Accounting 481
FDM  Group Reston Consulting 117
Furnace Record Pressing Alexandria area Manufacturing 26
Global Guardian Tysons Security 15
GoCanvas Reston Software 55
Hitachi Vantara – REAN Cloud Reston Information Technology 14
Honey Do Today, LLC Annandale Outsourcing Services 4
INADEV Tysons Information Technology 25
Industrious* Tysons Real Estate 2
Inland Technologies International Limited Centreville Environmental
Inova Schar Cancer Institute Merrifield Bio/Health Sciences/Healthcare 500
Israel Aerospace Industry (IAI) NA* Herndon Aerospace/Defense 58
Knight Point Systems, LLC Reston Information Technology 2
Korea Innovation Center Vienna Government Agency 4
Kryptowire* Tysons Cybersecurity 20
Learning Tree International Herndon (Town) Information Technology 25
Long & Foster Companies Chantilly Real Estate 91
Macedon Technologies Reston Software 41
MAG Aerospace* Fairfax Information Technology 16
MarginEdge [ME]* Merrifield Information Technology 23
Mathtech, Inc. Merrifield Consulting 6
Mellanox Technologies Herndon (Town) Information Technology 2
NASK Incorporated Fairfax Information Technology 8
OBXtek, Inc. Tysons Information Technology 100
Office Evolution Herndon (Town) Co-working 2
Outcomes Incorporated Chantilly Consulting 2 Reston Information Technology 3
Performa Apps Reston Information Technology 2
Priority Software Reston Information Technology 8
Radus Software, LLC Reston Software 2
Randstad Technologies Tysons Information Technology 300
Ridgeline International, Inc. Tysons Information Technology 55
Rowan Tree Herndon (Town) Real Estate 3
RS&H, Inc. Merrifield Architecture/Engineering/Landscape 3
ServiceSource McLean Employment Placement Services 25
Signet Vienna Transportation and Logistics 5
Spaces Tysons Real Estate 5
SyncDog, Inc. Reston Cybersecurity 6
Sysnet Technologies,Inc. Oakton Cybersecurity 10
Systech Services Corporation Tysons Cybersecurity 5
Tadjer, Cohen, Edelson & Associates* Tysons Architecture/Engineering/Landscape 38
TEGNA Tysons Media and Communications
TEKsystems, Inc. Merrifield Information Technology 840
Telxius* Tysons Telecommunications 4
Terra Site Constructors Chantilly Construction 19
Tetra Management Services Reston Real Estate 2
The Monitoring Association Tysons Non-Profit 1
Trowbridge & Trowbridge, LLC Tysons Information Technology 25
UiPath Tysons Software 21
Verato Tysons Cloud/Virtualization 10
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Herndon (Town) Automotive 46
W2 Communications Tysons Marketing / PR 6
Zerin Business Consulting Tysons Marketing / PR 100
Zimpatica Merrifield Software 10
Zoomph Reston Software 4

*Indicates company is new to the county

The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority promotes Fairfax County as a business and technology center. The FCEDA maintains business investment offices in six important global business centers: Bangalore/Mumbai, Berlin, London, Los Angeles, Seoul and Tel Aviv. Follow the FCEDA on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube.

The FCEDA is a member of the Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance, which promotes and markets Northern Virginia outside the region. Other members of NOVA EDA are the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership, Arlington County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church, Fauquier County, Loudoun County, City of Manassas, City of Manassas Park and the Prince William County Department of Economic Development.