E-Bird Newsletter

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-09-07

Cloud technology and a ‘showpiece’ HQ: Q&A with SpinSys product manager Lou Ferrucci

Founded in 1998, SpinSys provides cloud-based products and consulting services. Based in the Falls Church area of Fairfax County, SpinSys’ “showpiece” headquarters in Fairview Park boasts an open floor plan with […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-09-02

Fairfax County E-Bird newsletter for September 2, 2021: Victor Hoskins on Virginia 500 power list, Leidos expanding, ID.me on a hiring spree

Power 500: In its second annual list, Victor Hoskins, president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, was again named to Virginia Business magazine’s Virginia 500: The 2021 […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-31

Ono Brewery owners get spotlight at Sept. 14 entrepreneurship workshop

Aspiring entrepreneurs can get start-up tips from Scott and Cyndi Hoffman, the founders/owners of Ono Brewing Company in Chantilly, during Fairfax County Economic Development Authority’s next  Entrepreneurship 101 virtual workshop  on […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-26

Fairfax County E-Bird newsletter for August 26, 2021

Intel center at Belvoir: The Army is weighing a massive expansion of development on the north portion of Fort Belvoir, including a possible new Intelligence Community campus to be constructed […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-24

How a chance remark led PenFed to choose a Fairfax County headquarters

James Schenck, president and CEO of the PenFed Credit Union, said he cast a wide net when deciding where to locate the credit union’s headquarters. An off-handed comment made during […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-19

128 Fairfax County-based firms – and 85 more in Northern Virginia – make 2021 Inc. 5000 list

Fairfax County is home to 128 firms that made the just-released annual Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies, with five firms placing in the top 500. An additional 85 […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-17

Fairfax County E-Bird newsletter for August 17, 2021: mixed-use West Falls Church plans, Amazon invests, EdgeConneX expands again

Next stop… redevelopment: The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority signed an agreement to redevelop the West Falls Church Metro Station site as a more than 1 million-square-foot mixed-use development. Construction […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-12

Entrepreneur.com podcasts spotlight 5 Fairfax County company founders/innovators

As a hub for innovative startups, Fairfax County is the base of operations for numerous groundbreaking firms in a wide range of industry sectors. There are no better examples of […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-10

Fairfax County E-Bird newsletter for August 10, 2021: GDIT on ‘best for innovators’ list; Leidos, Parsons, ManTech, ICF talk talent; Boro to get bigger

Innovation region: Three Northern Virginia-based companies ranked on Fast Company’s 2021 Best Workplaces for Innovators list: Falls Church-area based General Dynamics Information Technology, which focuses on civilian, defense and intelligence […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-08-05

National small business mentorship program expands to Northern Virginia; nominations due Sept. 24

Small business owners in Northern Virginia are invited to apply to participate in the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City’s (ICIC) Inner City’s Capital Connections (ICCC) program, a tuition-free, 40-hour […]