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August 17, 2016Gravitate Solutions Wins 5th Straight Inc. Award
August 17, 2016 – Gravitate Solutions (formerly Old Town IT), has been honored with a fifth consecutive ranking on Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 5000 listing, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at this important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.
July 25, 2016Press Release: A ‘Foolish’ Place To Work Keeps Its Roots in Alexandria, VA - The Motley Fool
The Motley Fool, a multimedia financial-services company, is expanding its headquarters in Alexandria’s Carlyle neighborhood. Governor Terry McAuliffe’s announcement, which follows, details the significance of this expansion and reflects the City of Alexandria's strategic goal to support businesses and to foster a strong, diverse and growing local economy. The City and the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership worked with the Office of the Governor to retain this growing business in order to increase private investment and job creation in Alexandria.
July 6, 2016The American Association of Physicists in Medicine Relocates to Alexandria
The American Association of Physicists in Medicine Relocates to Alexandria
June 24, 2016Swings Coffee: Celebrating 100 Years of Business (and exceptional caffeine buzz)
AEDP checked in with Mark Warmuth, owner of Swings Coffee in Del Ray to celebrate 100 years! (with soy latte in hand)...
Mark, thanks so much for chatting with us about Swings and congrats on the centennial! We're really excited for you -- it's such an impressive milestone. As you look back on your history, what stands out to you as being Swings' crowning achievements?
June 22, 2016Interview with Don Taco: Where Every Day in Alexandria Can Be #TacoTuesday
Jonathan Rennich of Don Taco sat down with AEDP to chat about how his new business strives to be known as "Alexandria’s new standard for tacos & tequila" -- and how settling in Old Town was the perfect fit.
Hi Jonathan, thanks for sitting down with us to chat about Don Taco. Let's first start with why you decided to open your business in Alexandria.