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Arlington REV Awards

Arlington REV Awards

REV The Arlington REV Awards competition is now open. Applications will be accepted through Oct. 11, 2022.

The Arlington REV Awards recognize Arlington companies with exceptional growth in revenue, employment and venture capital raises. Arlington Economic Development is seeking applicants in eight categories and looks forward to honoring a few of the many deserving companies that make up Arlington's thriving business community.

Winning companies will be announced during an awards reception in National Landing on Nov. 1, 2022.


Award Categories

Fastest Revenue Growth

Recognizing four Arlington companies with the highest rate of revenue growth over a three-year period in the following revenue categories:

  • $500,000 - $1.5M
  • $1.5M - $5M
  • $5M - $25M
  • $25M+
Fastest Employee Growth

Recognizing two Arlington companies with the highest rate of employee growth from the previous year in the following employee count categories:

  • 25-100 employees
  • 101+ employees
Largest Venture Capital Raise

Recognizing two Arlington companies with the highest amount of venture funding raised in the previous year in the following venture capital categories:

  • Early-stage raise (Angel through Series A)
  • Later-stage raise (Series B and beyond)

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Eligibility Requirements

Arlington REV Awards Eligibility Requirements
  • Must have a location in Arlington, VA
  • Must be privately held
  • Must be a non-retail business
Preparing to Apply

Documentation will be needed to verify the company’s award application. We recommend you have all documentation on hand for upload as you will not be able to save the application and come back to it. The information you will provide is confidential and will not be shared outside of Arlington Economic Development.

Depending on the category or categories you will be applying for, you will need the following: 

Fastest Revenue Growth:

  • The company’s 2019, 2020 and 2021 income statements

Largest Venture Capital Raises:

  • A press release or SEC Form D for raises completed between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022 

Fastest Employment Growth:

  • The company’s June 30, 2021 and June 30, 2022 Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) Reports or Professional Employer Organization (PEO) filings on behalf of your company 


Contact Us

Sindy Yeh

Senior Business Ambassador

If you have any questions about the Arlington REV Awards or the application process please do not hesitate to reach out.

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