E-Bird Newsletter

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-11-23

Gift guide showcases Made in Fairfax network of local artisans and their creations

The holiday shopping season is here, starting with Black Friday and Small Business Saturday. Supporting our local small business community is the driving force behind the Made in Fairfax initiative. […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-11-18

Nov. 18 E-Bird newsletter: Vehicles ‘fly’ above Tysons, HawkEye 360 raises $145m, Northrop donates $12.5m to VT innovation campus

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s going to be a food truck: Commuters driving down Route 123 in Tysons on Tuesday morning might have caught an unusual sight: a […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-11-16

Visit Fairfax County’s growing number of breweries and wineries with new digital app

Home to more than a dozen craft breweries and tap rooms — and three wineries — Fairfax County offers many options for exploring the burgeoning craft beverage scene. Visit Fairfax, […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-11-09

Veteran & Military Career Fair draws more than 500 job-seekers; 18 Fairfax County-based companies rank as ‘Best for Vets’; Veterans Day events list

Fairfax County is home to nearly 80,000 veterans and their families. In celebration of Veterans Day, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) proudly thanks these individuals for their service. […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-11-04

November 4 E-Bird newsletter: Reston Next is coming online, MicroStrategy ups bitcoin strategy, Hilton going to the dogs

What’s next in Reston: Boston Properties delivered the first 285,000 square feet at its Reston Next development, to be anchored by Fannie Mae, according to its third quarter earnings report […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-10-28

October 28 E-Bird newsletter: ShiftMed raises $45M; Spire Global opens Tysons office; PAE-Amentum seal deal

Shifting into high gear: In one of the largest venture rounds for the region in recent months, Tysons-based ShiftMed, a workforce-management software startup focused on the healthcare sector, has raised […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-10-26

Connected DMV wins $1.1M federal grant to bolster regional economic development; Arcadia Farm offers high school internships

Connected DMV, an organization that is creating initiatives to drive improvements to the social, digital and physical infrastructure across the Washington area, won a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-10-21

October 21 E-Bird newsletter: Intact Technology expands Reston HQ; FCEDA’s Hoskins makes DMV Power 100 list

Tactical expansion: Fairfax County-based IT consulting firm Intact Technology will expand its headquarters, Gov. Ralph Northam announced. The expansion will create more than 40 jobs, and Intact will invest at […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-10-19

Upcoming events: Veteran & Military Virtual Career Day set for Nov. 4; E-101 coming Nov. 9; other events focus on innovation and cyber

Are you a veteran, transitioning military, or a military spouse looking to transition into a new job or shift your career? Interview November 4 at Veteran & Military Virtual Career […]

E-Bird Newsletter
2021-10-14

Fairfax County E-Bird newsletter for October 14, 2021: DRCE helps vets drive again, Booz expands targets, SAIC eyes four-day workweek

On the road again: Fairfax County-based Driver Rehabilitation Center of Excellence (DRCE) was launched in 2016, becoming the nation’s first driving rehabilitation program offering a full suite of services aimed […]