Press Releases

COPT to build Two Data Centers in Innovation Park, Prince William County, Virginia

December 3, 21018 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce that a division of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE: OFC) (“COPT”) plans to construct two new data center facilities in the Data Center Opportunity Zone Overlay District in Innovation Park, Prince William County, Virginia.  Construction of the first building has begun.

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Prince William County Congratulates Amazon and Arlington County, Virginia on New Northern Virginia Headquarters

November 13, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to congratulate Amazon and Arlington, Virginia on today’s news announcement that one of the new Amazon headquarters will be in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

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Prince William County Department of Economic Development Executive Director, Jeff Kaczmarek to retire January 2019

Prince William County Department of Economic Development Executive Director, Jeff Kaczmarek to retire January 2019

November 8, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – Prince William County Department of Economic Development, Executive Director, Jeff Kaczmarek will retire effective January 1, 2019.  An interim director will be named in the coming weeks.

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James Gahres Inducted into the American Institute of Certified Planners College of Fellows

James Gahres Inducted into the American Institute of Certified Planners College of Fellows

November 1, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) College of Fellows has inducted James Gahres, Senior Business Development Manager, Prince William County Department of Economic Development, for his outstanding achievements in urban planning.  Induction to the College of Fellows is one of the most prestigious honors in the planning profession.

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Prince William County Launches New Online Economic Intelligence Tool to Attract New Business Investment

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va.--()--Prince William County’s Department of Economic Development has launched its new economic intelligence online tool to promote the County for business investment, relocation  and  expansion, as well as place commercial real estate and business data directly at the fingertips of the business community.

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Brickyard selects Prince William County’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem for latest Northern Virginia coworking community space

October 3, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce Brickyard, Northern Virginia’s coworking community provider, will open its second location in Neabsco Commons, Woodbridge, Virginia.  Brickyard will receive $400,000 towards office equipment and tenant improvements through a new public-private partnership agreement.  The brand new location marks the first of its kind in the County and is expected to open in summer 2019.

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Medliminal Moves Corporate Headquarters to Innovation Park, Prince William County, Virginia

August 16, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce Medliminal, LLC, an innovative leader in medical cost containment and healthcare cost reduction, will move its corporate headquarters to Innovation Park, Prince William County, Virginia.  The company intends to invest $2.4 million and will initially bring 10 employees with plans to hire up to 70 more, as it grows.

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Congratulations to InCadence Strategic Solutions on becoming a 2018 Virginia Leader in Export Trade

August 14, 2018 - Prince William County, Va. – InCadence Strategic Solutions, a leading provider of biometrics/identity management, data solutions, tactical communications and operational intelligence support services, has graduated the 2018 Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) Program.  The VALET program assists Virginia exporters that have firmly established their domestic operations and are committed to international exporting as a growth strategy.

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Prince William County Reports Over 300 New Jobs and $33 Million in Intended Capital Investment from Economic Development Projects in the First Half of 2018

August 1, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William County Department of Economic Development today released its 2018 Mid-Year Results, reporting over 300 new jobs and $33 million in intended capital investment from seven projects.

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Military Veterans and School Teachers offered free Cyber-Security Career Pathway & Curriculum Conference in Prince William County

May 31, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. –  The Prince William County Department of Economic Development is proud to sponsor The Cyber-Training and Education Conference to be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the George Mason University Science and Technology Campus in Prince William County.  The one-day cyber-security career pathway and curriculum conference is free to area military veterans transitioning into cyber-related careers and high school teachers helping prepare students.

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Over 100 Thought Leaders in Game-based Learning, Instructional Design and Simulation Training to converge in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area on July 10-12, 2018

May 1, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The 10th annual Serious Play Conference will take place on July 10-12, 2018, at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Prince William County, Virginia.  This year’s conference will bring together over 100 thought leaders and innovators in game-based learning, instructional design and training simulation within federal government agencies; military; business corporations; healthcare institutions; defense and cyber technology, K-12 and higher education; finance; first response; homeland security and museums.

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Science Start-Ups Gain Strong Momentum at the Prince William Science Accelerator

April 23, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – Prince William County today congratulated three science start-ups – ISOThrive, LLC, Virongy, LLC and Ceres Nanosciences, Inc., – on recent business successes leading from the Prince William Science Accelerator.

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Prince William County Reports $817 Million in Intended Capital Investment and 954 New Jobs from Economic Development Projects in Calendar Year 2017

Annual Report 2017

April 3, 2017 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William County Department of Economic Development today released its full year annual results for 2017, reporting $817 million in intended capital investment and an estimated 954 new jobs. 

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Prince William County Welcomes New Sports Recreation Destination for the Mid-Atlantic Region

February 6, 2018 – Prince William County, Va. – The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce the United States Tennis Association Mid-Atlantic Section (USTA MAS) will pursue development of a brand new headquarters and state-of-the-art tennis facility within Innovation Park.   The total intended capital investment is more than $15 million and will create 42 full-time jobs with an average annual salary of $68,250.

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ZESTRON Corporation Celebrates Its Global 25 Year Anniversary and Ten Years in Prince William County

Zestron

December 21, 2017 – Prince William County, Va. –Prince William County congratulates ZESTRON Corporation (ZESTRON) on its 25th global anniversary and tenth anniversary of doing business in the county. Headquartered in Ingolstadt, Germany, the company is the leading global provider of high precision cleaning products, services; and training solutions in the electronics, manufacturing and semiconductor industries. In 2007, the company opened its Prince William County operation – a 36,000 square foot state-of-the-art production facility and a 15,000 square foot state-of-the-art technical center. The facility houses the latest in cleaning equipment technology, reflow ovens and analytical equipment.

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Ceres Nanosciences Announces Plans for Significant Growth in Prince William County, Virginia

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December 12, 2017 – Prince William County, Va. – Ceres Nanosciences (Ceres) is pleased to announce its recent expansion in Prince William County, Virginia. Following a successful fundraising round in 2017, Ceres has rapidly expanded both its staff and its facilities to accommodate the growing demand for the novel Nanotrap® particle platform across the life sciences industry. The Nanotrap® particle provides enhanced sample processing capabilities to new and existing diagnostic tests for some of the most challenging diseases and conditions, such as Lyme disease, respiratory diseases, emerging infectious diseases and cancer detection, as well as for improved health and wellness monitoring.

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Prince William County Congratulates Color-Ad on Its Fifty-fifth Anniversary

Color Ad Team Photo

December 5, 2017 – Prince William County, Va. – Prince William County congratulates Color-Ad, Inc. (Color-Ad) – a full service custom signage and exhibit producer – on achieving fifty-five years in business. Established in June 1962 by co-founders, David Velke and Jim Gazes, the company has grown steadily, producing iconic signs and exhibits that have been featured worldwide, while providing sustainable employment for 742 area residents over the years.

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Logis-Tech Inc. Celebrates Thirty Years in Prince William County

November 21, 2017 - Prince William County, VA - Prince William County congratulates Logis-Tech, inc. (LTi) on its thirtieth anniversary as an industry leader in the professional services and logistics engineering field. LTi is an award winning ISO 9001:2015 registered small business specializing in responsive, cost-effective solutions for the complex logistics, training, and operational issues facing commercial, government and military clients. Today, the company employs over 70 full-time and 97 part-time staff operating in field locations capable of serving all 50 U.S. states and select international locations.

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Prince William County Welcomes Isomet Corporation

October 18, 2017 – Prince William County, Va. – Prince William County is pleased to welcome Isomet Corporation (Isomet) as the newest addition to its thriving business community.  The world renowned supplier of laser beam control devices decided to move its operations from Springfield, Va. to Prince William County after considering other options in Northern Virginia.  The move will bring 21 full-time jobs and $2.3 million in capital investment to the county.

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Congratulations to America’s Fastest-Growing Businesses in Prince William County

August 31, 2017 - Prince William County, Va. – Prince William County, one of the largest and fastest growing counties in Virginia, today congratulates eleven companies considered among the fastest-growing, privately held businesses in the United States, according to the Inc. 5000 List for 2017.  The Inc. 5000 recognizes the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies based on revenue growth.

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