Press Releases

Business Appreciation Week Celebrated at GMU

Prince William County, Virginia…Business Appreciation Week, an annual event held the second week of May in Prince William County, was marked by two major events at George Mason University (GMU). The first event was the Technovation Forum, which highlighted the utilization of technology in Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park.


Prince William County Recognized for Innovation

In recognition for Prince William County’s and George Mason University’s approach to university-centered economic development, CoreNet Global honored Prince William County with the coveted CoreNet Global Leadership Award for “Innovative Practices in Economic Development.” This highly competitive award recognizes organizations that have successfully implemented unique and innovative strategies i


Log.Sec Corporation Locates Corporate Headquarters in Innovation

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce that Log.Sec Corporation has leased 7,500 square feet of office space in the NextGen Corporate Center in Innovation@Prince William Technology Park for its corporate headquarters.


GMU/PerkinElmer to Develop Proteomic Technologies

George Mason University and Boston, Mass.-based PerkinElmer Inc. (NYSE:PKI), a leading provider of drug discovery, life science research and analytical solutions, announce a five-year alliance to design innovative proteomics technologies to identify, measure and analyze newly discovered biomarkers that may detect early-stage breast, ovarian and lung cancers.


McLane Foodservice Expands in Prince William County

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce that McLane Foodservice purchased 25 acres of land in Premier Business Park on Balls Ford Road for its future “Manassas Virginia Division” distribution facility.


US Foodservice Expands Facility

Prince William County, Virginia…The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce that US Foodservice intends to add 50,000 square feet of warehouse and office space at their Livingston Road facility. This $7.5 million expansion will provide 60 new jobs by 2007, and will increase US Foodservice’s market and distribution operations within the Mid-Atlantic region.