In The News

The following external articles feature Arlington businesses in the news, economic development stories related to our market and news stories or features about AED.

June 16, 2016
VirginiaBusiness.com: Grant Thornton LLP consolidating Northern Virginia offices to Arlington County

Grant Thornton LLP announced Thursday it will invest $15.75 million to consolidate its Northern Virginia offices to Arlington County. The move will retain 994 jobs and create 348 jobs.

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June 16, 2016
ArlNow: Advisory Firm Agrees to Invest $15.7 Million, Add 348 Jobs in Arlington

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe today announced that Grant Thornton LLP, a “leading U.S. professional-services firm,” will invest $15.73 million in Arlington when it moves here. The investment will create 348 new jobs in Arlington, according to a press release from the governor’s office.

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June 16, 2016
Arlington Patch: Arlington Ranked the Best City to Live in the United States
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May 2, 2016
Washington Business Journal: Tech Giant Oracle to buy Opower

Computer technology giant Oracle Corp. is buying Arlington-based energy software company Opower Inc. for more than $500 million in a deal announced Monday.

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April 19, 2016
New York Times: Crystal City, Once Cast Off by Washington, Reboots Itself
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February 29, 2016
Washington Business Journal: Virginia lures grocery app company away from D.C.
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February 12, 2016
Washington Business Journal: A growing ThreatConnect, Arlington startup looks to double workforce this year
February 4, 2016
Washington Business Journal: UVa.'s Darden school is coming to D.C. region
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February 4, 2016
Tech.co: Arlington, VA-Based Snagajob Raises $100M to Fund Future Acquisitions
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December 14, 2015
Washington Business Journal: Virginia Gov.Terry McAuliffe wants to emulate North Carolina with his proposed corporate tax cut
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November 17, 2015
TechFlash: Arlington-based cybersecurity startup secures $2 million seed round
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November 12, 2015
TechFlash: Arlington-based GridPoint acquired by D.C. energy company
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October 30, 2015
tech.co: Montana Based Cybersecurity Company Wins Startup Arlington Competition
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October 21, 2015
Washington Business Journal: Arlington County office vacancy rate falls for the first time in more than 5 years
October 15, 2015
Inc.com: Why Cutting-Edge Startups Are Flocking to Arlington, Virginia

Inc.com post about how entrepreneurs in Arlington, VA are out to prove that their county is ideal for more than just staid government business.

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October 2, 2015
Washington Business Journal: Energy tech leader Opower hits a major milestone
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September 23, 2015
DCInno: Arlington is Tempting Tech Startups With Free Rent and Office Space
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August 27, 2015
Fortune.com's "Change the World" list ranks Opower #45
July 29, 2015
washingtonpost.com: Arlington needs to be innovative again, economic development chief says
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June 19, 2015
Washington Business Journal: Ballston Common Mall looks to fast-track redevelopment
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