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Data Center Market Increases Footprint in Prince William County

Provided by Prince William County Economic Development Prince William County, strategically located in the world’s densest cluster of data centers, today announced it has surpassed 3.5 million square feet of data center space. Collectively, the data center industry has yielded 31 economic development projects to date, that injected $6.2 billion in capital investment and 912 highly-skilled jobs into Prince William …

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CroppMetcalfe Academy ‘s HVAC and Plumbing apprenticeship program begins Monday, Aug. 14

Provided by Silverback Strategies The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that careers in  plumbing and HVAC are projected to grow 12 to 14 percent faster than the employment average over the next decade. Employers “continue to have difficulty” finding skilled plumbers and HVAC technicians, the bureau reports. The median salary for HVAC professionals in 2016 was nearly $46,000 while …

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Micron Technology To Receive Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Certification

Provided by Virginia Department of Veterans Services On Wednesday, August 2 at 10:00 a.m., there will be a presentation to Micron Technology by the Virginia Department of Veterans Services recognizing firm’s certification as an official Virginia Values Veterans (V3) employer. The Certification recognizes Micron Technology’s commitment to recruiting and hiring of military veterans. Ceremony to be followed by tour of Micron Technology’s Manassas …

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Salon 414 Comes to Historic Downtown Manassas

Provided by Historic Manassas, Inc. Please join Historic Manassas in welcoming Salon 414 to Historic Downtown Manassas! A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held on Friday, August 4, at 5:00 p. m. The address is 9418 Old Towne Ct., Manassas

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Discover Prince William & Manassas Receives Destination Marketing Industry Accreditation

Provided by Discover Prince William & Manassas Discover Prince William & Manassas, the tourism marketing agency for Prince William County & Manassas, Virginia, was recently awarded accreditation by Destinations International (formerly Destination Marketing Association International). “We are honored to be awarded industry accreditation and proud to be the only Virginia destination to achieve the exclusive status in 2017,” said Ann …

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Three Ways to Get Your Business Known (and Show off Your Writing Skills)

By All Things Writing, LLC You know you should be on social media, sending regular marketing communications and tapping into paid advertising, but do you ever feel that there is more you can do? Are there some less-traveled avenues you could dip into to make a measurable impact? If you’ve been thinking along these lines, your instincts are right. Here …

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Keep Prince William Beautiful Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors, Officers

Provided by Keep Prince William Beautiful (KPWB) Keep Prince William Beautiful, Inc., announced today the newly elected officers and members of the Board of Directors for 2017-2018. Marlo Thomas Watson, President and Chief Engagement Officer of The Marlo Company, Inc., was re-elected for a second term as President; Kelly L. Easterly, Chief of Staff to Neabsco Supervisor John D. Jenkins, …

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EIDOS Technologies Offers Technical Help for Local Businesses

By Helena Tavares Kennedy Helleni Moon has over 17 years of experience in the government and consulting sectors but wanted to make a difference in her work and help clients out on a deeper level. That’s what caused her to start her business, EIDOS Technologies, in 2015. EIDOS Technologies helps companies, agencies and departments of all sizes manage and navigate …

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Meet the Attorney: Lauren Lucian

Compton & Duling

Provided by Compton & Duling, L.C. Lauren Lucian is a powerful person.  As an associate attorney at Compton & Duling, Lauren powerfully handles litigation matters in General District Court, with a focus on matters for homeowners associations, condo associations, and debt collections for businesses and individuals.  But at 5:30 a. m. on Fridays, Lauren is powerful in an altogether different …

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Regional Chambers Announce Northern Virginia Elected Leaders Summit

Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce, Arlington Chamber of Commerce, Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Prince William Chamber of Commerce, and Northern Virginia Regional Commission are pleased to announce they will co-host the Northern Virginia Regional Elected Leaders Summit. The event will feature The Honorable Jay Fisette, Arlington County Board …

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