Innovation in Fairfax County: Bode Technology

For more than 25 years, Bode Technology, based in Lorton, has served the law enforcement and identification markets to provide state-of-the-art human DNA analysis and innovative DNA collection products. CEO Mike Cariola talked to the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority about the company’s forensic services and technologies, including its role in identifying the victims of the 9/11 attack in New York City. Cariola also discussed how Bode pivoted its operations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the reasons why Fairfax County is an outstanding location for the company.