E-Bird Newsletter

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May 26 E-Bird newsletter: 16 Fairfax County companies make Fortune 1000; Octo opens Innovation Hub; HawkEye 360, Spire, Omnispace satellites ride on SpaceX launch

Chart toppers: Fairfax County is home to 16 of the 1,000 largest American companies ranked by revenues, as compiled by Fortune for 2022. With Freddie Mac (Tysons) as the top […]

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May 19 E-Bird newsletter: Hoskins named a 2022 Tech Titan; Carlyle Group to acquire ManTech for $4.2B

Tech Titan: Victor Hoskins, president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, has been named as a “2022 Tech Titan” by Washingtonian Magazine. “Hoskins has boosted economic development […]

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May 12 E-Bird newsletter: Victor Hoskins honored by U.S. Small Business Administration

Victor Hoskins, president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA), was honored by the U.S. Small Business Administration (U.S. SBA) Washington Metropolitan Area District Office as the recipient […]

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May 5 E-Bird newsletter: Amazon investing $55M for affordable housing in Tysons; Maximus moves HQ to Tysons

Amazon-ian housing investment: Amazon is contributing $55 million to speed up the construction of more than 500 new affordable homes in Tysons at the Dominion Square West development, the Washington […]

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Veteran and Military Spouse Career Fair set for May 11, 12

In support of veterans and military spouses looking to advance their careers, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority is partnering with the Virginia Chamber Foundation and the Virginia Department of […]

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April 28 E-Bird newsletter: Fairfax County schools top national, Virginia rankings

Top schools: Fairfax County Public School magnet school Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology nabbed the top spot in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report […]

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Upcoming Fairfax County EDA hosted and sponsored events

Presented by the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, join our panel of small business experts for a free, interactive webinar on Tuesday, May 3, 10-11:15 a.m. (EST), on how to […]

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April 21 E-Bird newsletter: Leidos global HQ; Rocket Lab to launch HawkEye 360 satellites; Cresset Capital signs Reston Station lease

Cultivating creativity, collaboration: Leidos was preparing for the grand opening of its new global headquarters in Reston in March 2020. But then the COVID-19 pandemic hit and  Leidos’ workforce went […]

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Fairfax County EDA’s 2021 successes highlighted in video annual report

Fairfax County experienced an economic “bounce back” in 2021, despite the continuing challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. You can check out the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority’s (FCEDA) […]

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April 14 E-Bird newsletter: Fairfax County companies on ‘Best Companies to Work For’ list; Bechtel forms new Manufacturing and Technology business

Workplace kudos: Two Fairfax County-based companies landed in the top 10 on the national Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For 2022 list: Tysons-based Hilton at no. 2; and Capital […]