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Welcome Basket! New shopping app comes to Arlington
Governor McAuliffe announced today that shopping app Basket was relocating from D.C. to Arlington's Clarendon neighborhood.

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Five Great Starter Apps and Sites for Small Businesses
As entrepreneurs, we're always looking for ways to make business a little easier. These great apps and websites can help.

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Brookings Chooses the D.C. Metro Region for Global Cities Initiative: Here's What It Means
Brookings Chooses the D.C. Metro Region for Global Cities Initiative: Here's What It Means
It’s been in the works for quite some time, and now it’s official. AED is thrilled that the Greater Washington metro area has been selected for the Global Cities Initiative (GCI), a joint project of Brookings and JPMorgan Chase.

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Opower Announces It Will Keep Headquarters in Arlington
Opower Announces It Will Keep Headquarters in Arlington
A cardinal mascot, a scooter, dogs sporting T-shirts from Virginia universities and a birthday cake fit for a Governor. They were all part of the celebration this morning surrounding the news that clean tech leader Opower will be staying in and expanding its headquarters in Arlington.

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Arlington Welcomes Shift Technologies
Even an impending blizzard couldn't dampen the mood at 1776 in Crystal City this morning, as Governor Terry McAuliffe stopped by to announce that Silicon Valley-based Shift Technologies would be opening its East Coast operations in Arlington.

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Arlington Takes on Vegas! Arlington Economic Development Seeks Out Technology at CES 2016
Arlington Takes on Vegas! Arlington Economic Development Seeks Out Technology at CES 2016
Beginning Tuesday, a team of staff from Arlington Economic Development will arrive in Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016. Why is AED heading west to CES?

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Threat Intelligence Startup ThreatConnect Closes $16M Investment Round and Makes Strategic Move within Arlington
Threat Intelligence Startup ThreatConnect Closes $16M Investment Round and Makes Strategic Move within Arlington
The new funding round means expansion for the company. ThreatConnect will use this significant investment to increase its market penetration globally.

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How Arlington Builds a Better Robot...and Fast Tracks the Process
How Arlington Builds a Better Robot... and Fast Tracks the Process
Now, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, better known as DARPA, is looking for the individuals to create their next big thing – robots!

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Arlington companies honored at DC Inno's 50 on Fire
Numerous Arlington companies were among those honored by DC Inno in its annual “50 on Fire” competition, which recognizes companies, CEOs, startups and entrepreneurs that are driving the District's innovation economy.

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Meet the Winners of Arlington's Fast Four Competition
Arlington honors the winners of its Fastest Growing Companies competition — known as the Arlington Fast Four  — at the Arlington Premiere on Nov. 12, 2015.

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Arlington Named #1 for Black Entrepreneurs
Arlington Named #1 for Black Entrepreneurs
We all know that Arlington's diverse business atmosphere and resources for people looking to start and grow their own business are extraordinary, but now, research website GoodCall agrees.

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Company Spotlight: ByteCubed
With its unparalleled location in the proximity to the world’s largest enterprise (U.S. Federal Government), ByteCubed founder Ahmad Ishaq felt Arlington would make a great central location to start a company that would serve as an agent of change. 

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BizLaunch Featured Business: Little Falls Mediation
BizLaunch Featured Business: Little Falls Mediation
When an Arlington attorney decided it was time to make a change in her career path, she turned to BizLaunch to help realize her goals.

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5 Things to Know about Your Business BEFORE You Look for Financing
Five Things to Know about Your Business BEFORE You Look for Financing
Here are five things you need to know like the back of your hand to really engage in a meaningful discussion about financing your business.

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BizLaunch Company Spotlight: Fresco Cleaning Services, Inc.
BizLaunch Company Spotlight: Fresco Cleaning Services, Inc.
One of the entrepreneurial resources that Fresco Cleaning tapped into when the business was just getting started was BizLaunch. Check out their story.

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Finding the Connection: How Art and Science Collide to Foster Innovation
Finding the Connection: How Art and Science Collide to Foster Innovation
International artist Rebecca Kamen discusses the nexus of art and science and how the two can provide a business link to innovation.

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Eight Practical Biz Tips for Startups
Eight Practical Biz Tips for Startups
Here are Tara's Eight Simple Startup Tips to provide you with guidance as you begin to launch your business.

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BizLaunch Featured Business: Healthy Happy Heart CPR
BizLaunch Featured Business: Healthy Happy Heart CPR
Healthy Happy Heart CPR owner Maria Delmy Vialpando has been around entrepreneurship her entire life.

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Globox Rentals Acquired, Expands
Globox Rentals Acquired, Expands
Local company Globox Rentals, which was last featured on this site in 2013, has announced its been acquired by Canadian company Alps Innovations Group.

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How Arlington Brought the DC Brgr Bash to Rosslyn
The DC Brgr Bash, which brings 16 area chefs together for a kitchen war of best burger creation amidst beer tastings and live music, will have its third annual regional showdown Saturday, July 18.

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