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Prince William County grants $50,000 to Caerus Discovery, LLC, to Boost Zika Virus Research

Provided by Prince William Department of Economic Development The Prince William Board of County Supervisors announced today that it has authorized a $50,000 public-private performance agreement with Caerus Discovery, LLC, to work with George Mason University, the largest public research university in the Commonwealth of Virginia, to discover an antibody for the Zika virus. Caerus Discovery, LLC, a biotechnology company …

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Prince William County Logs $1.3 Billion of Intended Capital Investment

Provided by Prince William County Department of Economic Development Prince William County, one of Virginia’s largest and fastest growing counties, today announced it logged $1.3 billion in intended capital investment, added 596 new jobs and retained 80 existing jobs from 23 economic development projects in calendar year 2016. The 23 projects consisted of 18 new business attractions, three expansions of …

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Dulles Glass and Mirror, Inc. to expand operations in Prince William County

Provided by Prince William County Economic Development The Prince William Board of County Supervisors is pleased to announce Dulles Glass and Mirror, Inc. is bringing $7.5 million in capital investment and 136 jobs to the County. Dulles Glass and Mirror, Inc. plans to expand its corporate headquarters, research and development, manufacturing and warehousing operations, with $7.5 million investment and generate 40 …

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Want More Prince William County?

Provided by Prince William County Office of Economic Development Prince William County has established itself as an important part of the economic landscape of the Greater Washington D.C. metropolitan area and Northern Virginia.  The County’s contributions to the Northern Virginia economy has resulted in the region singularly accounting for roughly 45 percent of the Commonwealth of Virginia’s total economic activity …

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The Secret is Out: Okra’s® to Expand to Gainesville

Winning Combination to “Spice Up” Virginia Oaks Golf Club Okra’s® Cajun/Creole restaurant, an Old Town Manassas anchor, will soon be opening a second location at the Virginia Oaks Golf Club in Gainesville. New owners of the property have taken assertive action to make the club a special place again by adding a proven golf management team and recruiting Okra’s, a …

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Prince William County firm Contract Solutions Inc. awarded $40 million contract by U.S. Department of the Treasury

Provided by Prince William County Economic Development Prince William County firm Contract Solutions, Inc. (CSI), an innovative management and consulting firm, was recently awarded a $40 million contract by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.  The five-year award will continue CSI’s long-term administrative and operational support of the FinCEN (Finance Crimes Enforcement Network) Divisions in Washington, D.C. and Virginia. “For the …

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Prince William County-based ATCC selected to join the Human Cancer Models Initiative

Provided by Prince William Department of Economic Development Prince William County-based ATCC, a global leader in biological materials management and standards headquartered in Innovation Park, was recently awarded a contract valued up to $32 million to manage and operate one of the world’s largest repositories of biological specimens.  Under a separate contract, the company was also selected by the National …

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Potomac Shores Named “Community of the Year” by the Northern Virginia Building Industry Association

Provided by Prince William County Department of Economic Development Prince William County congratulates Potomac Shores, a 1,920- acre, master-planned riverfront community, on receiving this year’s “Community of the Year” Award by the Northern Virginia Building Industry Association. The “Community of the Year” Award is part of the building industry’s coveted Great American Living Awards (GALA) which honors the best of …

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Prince William County Congratulates Woodbridge-based MAG Aerospace

Provided by Prince William County Economic Development Prince William County congratulates MAG Aerospace, a recognized leader in global aerial surveillance and situational awareness services, on receiving the 2016 Commonwealth of Virginia Governor’s Award of Excellence in International Trade. According to the announcement by Governor McAuliffe, the Governor’s Award for Excellence in International Trade recognizes a Virginia business that has excelled …

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Virginia Serious Game Institute Welcomes New Game Pioneer in Residence

Provided by Prince William County Economic Development If your childhood included fun-filled visits to Chuck E. Cheese’s or countless hours playing on Atari, then you can thank this guy – Nolan Bushnell. That’s correct, the founder of Chuck E. Cheese’s Pizza-Time Theater Chain is also the creator of Atari, Inc. – the video gaming company that is widely credited to …

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