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ALX in the News: Week of April 22nd

In the News Each month, check out “Growing in Alexandria,” an AEDP blog series that focuses on businesses around the City. For our April edition of Growing in Alexandria, we sat down with Co-founder and Owner of Alx & Company, Meaghan Foran, to learn more about the design studio and workshop she runs with her […]

How to Start a Business in Alexandria

When it comes to the process of starting a business, one of the most vital steps entrepreneurs need to consider is where they plan on setting up shop. Location is key as it affects everything from your demographics and competition to operating costs and marketing opportunities – the list goes on! That is why the […]

ALX in the News: Week of April 15th

In the News Each month, check out “Growing in Alexandria,” an AEDP blog series that focuses on businesses around the City. For our April edition of Growing in Alexandria, we sat down with Co-founder and Owner of Alx & Company, Meaghan Foran, to learn more about the design studio and workshop she runs with her […]

ALX in the News: Week of April 8th

In the News Each month, check out “Growing in Alexandria,” an AEDP blog series that focuses on businesses around the City. For our April edition of Growing in Alexandria, we sat down with Co-founder and Owner of Alx & Company, Meaghan Foran, to learn more about the design studio and workshop she runs with her […]

Growing in Alexandria: Featuring Alx & Co.

From retail and restaurants to tech and media, contractors to coworking spaces, large, small, and everything in between, a diverse array of businesses call Alexandria home. In our blog series, Growing in Alexandria, we will sit down to talk with businesses around the City to learn more about who they are, what they do, and […]

ALX in the News: Week of April 1st

In the News REAL ESTATE & DEVELOPMENT Carr Heads Back to Old Town Alexandria to Buy The Mason – Costar ‘Monstrous’ decline in homes for sale in Arlington, Alexandria – WTOP Sunrise Senior Living Starts Construction on New Community – Alexandria Living Magazine The Washington-area housing market in 2018: A good year, not a great […]

ALX in the News: Week of March 25th

In the News AEDP is proud to support the Alexandria/Arlington Regional Workforce Council. In case you missed it last week, we featured a new initiative from the Council called the “Careers in Technology” Tuition Reimbursement Program. This program will help local businesses attract and retain tech talent by offsetting the costs of certain education and […]

ALX in the News: Week of March 18th

In the News AEDP is proud to support the Alexandria/Arlington Regional Workforce Council. This week, we featured a new initiative from the Council called the “Careers in Technology” Tuition Reimbursement Program. This program will help local businesses attract and retain tech talent by offsetting the costs of certain education and certifications. To find out more, […]

“Careers in Technology” Tuition Reimbursement Program

Over the past 18 months, the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership and Arlington Economic Development have participated in unprecedented cooperation across borders. The biggest win from this partnership has been the Amazon HQ2 selection, with Arlington becoming home to Amazon’s corporate offices and Alexandria welcoming Virginia Tech’s Innovation Campus. But there have been other initiatives underway […]

ALX in the News: Week of March 11th

In the News Each month, check out “Growing in Alexandria,” an AEDP blog series that focuses on businesses around the City. Alexandria is home to a myriad of different industries—one of our largest is comprised of associations and non-profit organizations. For our March edition of Growing in Alexandria, we sat down with Sheree Anne Kelly, […]