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Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Rankings as a Top State for Corporate Clean Energy Procurement
Governor McAuliffe today announced that Virginia has been ranked as one of the top states in the nation for corporate access to clean energy, according to the 2017 “Corporate Clean Energy Procurement Index: State Leadership & Rankings” (The Index).
Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Workforce Connection Offers New, Enhanced Features for Job Seekers, Virginia Businesses
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that new, enhanced features are now available through the Commonwealth’s web-based service for job seekers and Virginia businesses, the Virginia Workforce Connection. The Virginia Workforce Connection,
Governor McAuliffe Announces Owens & Minor to Create 300 New Jobs in the City of Richmond
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia-based Owens & Minor, a global healthcare services company, will make a multi-year, multi-million dollar investment to establish a new Client Engagement Center (CEC) in downtown Richmond. Owens &
Governor McAuliffe Announces Global Guardian to Expand Corporate Headquarters in Fairfax County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Global Guardian, a provider of world-class security solutions, will invest $1.3 million to expand its corporate headquarters in Fairfax County. The company will invest in additional office space, new
Governor McAuliffe Announces $700,000 in Remediation Grants to Support Restoration of Brownfield Sites
The VBAF was established to provide either grants or loans to local governments to promote the restoration and redevelopment of brownfield sites and to address environmental problems or obstacles to reuse in an effort to effectively market for new
Governor McAuliffe Announces 555 New Jobs in Fairfax County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that IOMAXIS, a leading technology company that delivers disruptive solutions to revolutionize cloud, mobile and network products and systems, plans to invest a total of $3.8 million to expand its operation
Governor McAuliffe Announces 150 New Jobs in Spotsylvania County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that idX Corporation, the preeminent supplier of global solutions for retail environments, will invest $7.2 million to establish its Virginia manufacturing operation in Spotsylvania County.
Governor McAuliffe Announces More Than $4 Million in Community Development Block Grants
Since 1982, the federally-funded CDBG program has been administered by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD). Virginia receives approximately $17 million annually for this grant program.
Governor McAuliffe Announces Air India to Launch Nonstop Service to Washington Dulles International Airport
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Air India will launch nonstop service between Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).
Governor McAuliffe Announces Nestlé USA to Relocate Headquarters to Arlington County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Nestlé USA, a subsidiary of Nestlé S.A., a leading global nutrition, health and wellness company, will invest $39.8 million to relocate its U.S. corporate headquarters operation to Arlington County from
Governor McAuliffe Announces Winchester Metals to Invest $140,000 to Upgrade Technology and Retrain Employees
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Winchester Metals, a complete package metals industry partner, has invested $140,000 in new equipment at its manufacturing operation in Frederick County.
Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Advances in Annual Workforce Development Rankings
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia rose from fourth to second in the Atlantic region in a recent analysis of state workforce development activities conducted by Site Selection Magazine. Among the eight states that were ranked,
Governor McAuliffe Announces 40 New Jobs in Prince William County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Dulles Glass and Mirror, a manufacturer of glass, mirror and shower doors, will invest $7.5 million to consolidate its corporate headquarters, research and development, manufacturing, and warehouse
Governor McAuliffe Announces 112 New Jobs in Arlington County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Vorsight, a sales effectiveness firm, will create 112 new jobs and invest more than $105,000 to expand its corporate headquarters in Arlington County.
Governor McAuliffe Announces Construction of Virginia’s Largest Solar Farm
Today Governor McAuliffe announced a new utility-scale solar facility to be built in Southampton County. The 100MW project, under development by Community Energy Solar, will avoid the release of 134,377 tons of carbon dioxide, 631 tons of sulfur
Governor McAuliffe Announces Decrease in Commonwealth’s Unemployment Rate
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down 0.1 percentage point in December to 4.1 percent. Compared to one year ago, the seasonally adjusted employment rate was also down 0.1 percentage
Governor McAuliffe Announces IT Provider to Create up to 1,200 New Jobs in Fairfax County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Favor TechConsulting, LLC (FTC), a leading provider of IT solutions to the federal government, will invest $1.65 million to expand in Virginia and establish its principal headquarters in Fairfax County.
Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Companies Increase International Sales through Commonwealth’s Premier Exporting Program
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that nine companies from across the Commonwealth have graduated from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s (VEDP) Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) Program, touting impressive results from
Governor McAuliffe Announces 1,400 New Jobs in Frederick County
Governor Terry McAuliffe this evening announced during his State of the Commonwealth Address that Navy Federal Credit Union will invest $100 million to expand its Winchester operations center in Frederick County. The project will nearly double Navy
Governor McAuliffe Announces New Corporate Headquarters in Fairfax County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that All Traffic Solutions (ATS), the leader in cloud-based traffic management solutions for law enforcement, transportation and smart cities, has invested more than $100,000 to establish its corporate

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