Local Employees Recognized for Service

Town of Vienna Talk of Tysons

Generations of Vienna residents turned out at the Vienna Town Council meeting on Monday, Sept. 26, 2022, to help recognize two beloved figures in the community with the first-ever Town of Vienna Outstanding Service Award. The honor was initiated by Mayor Linda Colbert and the Town Business Liaison Committee to recognize local business employees who have provided significant customer service …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – September 29

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority Talk of Tysons

Northern Virginia Leads ‘Fastest Growing’ Companies List Twenty Fairfax County-based companies and 14 companies based in additional Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance jurisdictions out of 50 companies placed on the Washington Business Journal’s 2022 list of Fastest Growing Companies in Greater Washington, D.C. “Congratulations to the 34 Northern Virginia-based companies that were recognized by the Washington Business Journal for their tremendous growth,” said Victor Hoskins, …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – September 22

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority Talk of Tysons

Two Fairfax County companies announce expansions, creation of 300+ new jobs combined This week, two Fairfax County-based companies announced significant growth: Tysons-based Pangiam and Falls Church-based Enabled Intelligence. Pangiam Pangiam, an emerging technology company streamlining the travel and security industries, will invest $3.1 million to establish its global headquarters at 7950 Jones Branch Drive in Fairfax County. With this new …

Town of Vienna Receives Award for Fiscal Excellence

Town of Vienna Talk of Tysons

For the 28th consecutive year, the Town of Vienna is being recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for excellence in budget practices. The Town recently received the GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award, which reflects the commitment of the Town Council and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting.  “We’re honored that our work continues to meet …

Want to Go Apple Picking?

Linda Barrett Features, Talk of Tysons

Is there anything more delightful than biting into an apple picked fresh from the tree? Crisp and juicy, tart or sweet, apples are one of the joys of the fall season. Luckily for us, we’re near the heart of apple country in Virginia, surrounded by pick-your-own orchards. Fun at the Farms Apple picking season is rife with fun activities for …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – September 15

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Amazon commits additional $163M for affordable housing in the region Amazon.com is awarding more than $163 million in loans and grants to 12 developers working on 11 affordable housing projects in Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and suburban Maryland, the company said Wednesday, the Washington Business Journal reported. Amazon’s commitment will create or preserve 1,571 housing units, kept affordable long-term, which, in most cases, …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – September 8

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SAIC’s Fairfax County HQ location ideal for advancing tech and innovation Founded more than 50 years ago in San Diego, California, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) moved to Fairfax County in 2009 “to be closer to our customers and take advantage of Fairfax County’s business-friendly practices,” said Sanjay Sardar, senior vice president, Digital Innovation at SAIC, in an exclusive interview with the Fairfax …

Kura Sushi Now Open in Tysons Corner

Tysons Today Staff Talk of Tysons, Taste of Tysons

On Wednesday, August 31st Kura Sushi held a soft opening for its first Virginia location in Tysons Corner. The Tysons Corner location is Kura Sushi’s 40th Kura Revolving Sushi Bar location in the United States and 1st location in the state of Virginia. The eatery offers savory, authentic Japanese dishes made with high-quality ingredients. Their philosophy and ongoing promise is to …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – September 1

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40+ Companies Hiring Veterans, Transitioning Service Members, Military Spouses and Cleared Talent at Northern Virginia Career FairSept. 21-22 In support of veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses looking to advance their careers, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) is leading a free, two-day career fair Sept. 21-22, 2022. Military.com reported on the FCEDA event. To register, visit workinnorthernvirginia.com/virtual-career-fairs. All backgrounds and …

Elevate Your Mini-Golf Game at Perch Putt!

Robin Long Around Town, Talk of Tysons

The adult beverages plus miniature golf course combo seems to be a growing scene in DC. Tysons has now joined in on the trend and put its own unique spin on it. High atop Capital One Hall sits Perch Putt where you can take in the stunning views Tysons and the surrounding area while elevating your mini-golf game. The Course …