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Arlington Spaces: Virginia Tech Research Center
Arlington Spaces: Virginia Tech Research Center
Virginia Tech Research Center may not look like your typical college research space, but some truly incredible things are happening here.

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A Compelling Story: October #startupchat Tweet Up
My Tweet Up this month featured Carla Valdes (@CarlaMValdes) of Fortify Ventures. Fortify is an early stage investment fund that provides portfolio companies the community and capital they need to succeed.

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From the Director: National Community Planning Month
The American Planning Association has designated October as National Community Planning Month, and Arlington has often been recognized as a national model of good planning.

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Go with your gut
Do you ever feel blocked when you sit down to strategize about your business? This post discussed the workshop we set up to address this common feeling.

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Arlington Spaces: Northside Social
Arlington Spaces: Northside Social
Our latest quest to seek out Arlington’s coolest, innovative, and unique workspaces brings us to Northside Social, a coffee and wine bar in the heart of the Clarendon neighborhood. 

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FounderCorps Coffee & Donuts Series Returns
Arlington Economic Development is excited to announce our partnership with FounderCorps this fall to host the Coffee & Donuts series.

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Arlington to Welcome D.C. Culinary Icon
Arlington to Welcome D.C. Culinary Icon
If you have not heard…. the iconic Ben’s Chili Bowl is moving to Arlington, Virginia.

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The Science Leaders of Tomorrow
The Science Leaders of Tomorrow
Elementary School students launching a “CubeSat” satellite into space orbit?  I could not believe it myself until I experienced it firsthand at St. Thomas More Cathedral School (STM) in Arlington.

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Top Takeaways from September’s #StartupChat with Katie Gage of SpringBoard
As director of business investment with Arlington Economic Development, I’m honored to host a monthly chat on Twitter dedicated to women in entrepreneurship – men and women alike - participate and continually add to the rich conversation.

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From the Director: Some Interesting Wins
Arlington Economic Development works with hundreds of business prospects each year, and over the years, we have been quite successful. Some are routine; others stand out in some way. I thought that I would highlight a few that I am especially proud of.

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Arlington Defense Companies can expand with “Going Global”
Here is an excellent opportunity for Arlington companies interested in expanding overseas.

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Arlington Spaces: ÜberOffices
Arlington Spaces: ÜberOffices
It’s not a mystery why more than 40 of Arlington’s hottest startups call the Rosslyn location of ÜberOffices home. "Über" by definition means outstanding or supreme, and that is what ÜberOffices delivers in providing an ultra-cool and collaborative work environment for burgeoning companies vying to be the next “big thing.”

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5 Reasons to Attend #GovFest
Fosterly’s first GovFest event, an outdoor part mixer/part discussion/all networking extravaganza, is set for September 25.

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Arlington Companies Showcase at AUVSI
Arlington Companies Showcase at AUVSI
Quite a few Arlington companies had the opportunity to showcase their work recently at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) annual conference at the Washington Convention Center. Arlington is uniquely positioned to attract this industry with both military and commercial applications.

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Welcome to Arlington Spaces
In our newest feature, Arlington Spaces, Arlington Economic Development (AED) will highlight some of the coolest and most innovative workspaces in Arlington.

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Resilience and relationships: Key to funding for the arts
Resilience and relationships: Key to funding for the arts
Retail is popping up in Clarendon
Retail is popping up in Clarendon
All you need is Love...and art

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Fast-Growing Arlington Companies Named to Inc. 5000 List
Thirty-three Arlington companies made this year's Inc. 5000 along with six in the Inc. 500.

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Arlington Named Hardest Working City in America
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