The D.C. region’s economic growth is slowing down, but not reversing just yet, according to a report by George Mason University’s Steven S. Fuller Institute.
Through constant discussions on how to grow the D.C. region’s economy, the answer may be directly in front of us, said Bob Sweeney, managing director of the Global Cities Initiative.
After running the popular blog for a decade, Sorensen turned back to companies in the D.C. area to find where her career should go next, with the specific hope in mind to “make an impact in this world,” she said.
Chairman and CEO Ron Paul says EagleBank’s success has always been tied to growing and managing business relationships.
For this week’s Extra episode, What’s Working in Washington sat down with three of the area’s top experts on cybersecurity and hacking to see what needs to be done to protect your business. Andres Franzetti,…
Selling a small business can be an extremely difficult process for entrepreneurs. The financial hoops and legal terms can be foreign at first and require time for company leaders to understand a process that can get drawn out.
Developments in D.C. technology have created new definitions of a “beltway bandit,” according to Joshua Konowe, serial entrepreneur and founding member of multiple startups in the region. He warns of folks who are masquerading as experts in the field.
Pete Tseronis says he is a great example of how to learn from working with the federal government, and then jumping into the private sector.
Genesys Works gives access to the technology and IT industries by training young adults, says executive director Mahan Tavakoli.
Local startup Thresher focuses on analyzing large volumes of data, and CEO Becky Fair says the use of AI and machine learning came from the study of Chinese internet censorship.
The fields of academia, government, and entrepreneurship have similar tactics to employ to reach success, according to Julie Lenzer, Associate Vice President for Innovation and Economic Development at the University of Maryland.
Recharj is a place to go for rest and relaxation in the middle of a busy work life.
Beth Johnson, founder and CEO of RP3 Agency, a creative communications company here in the D.C. region, said she focuses on “helping organizations leverage their brand for business value, so we do everything from brand strategy to advertising, PR, web development, anything that sparks engagement.”
A bellwether for the region’s tech community is a company that helps retailers and manufacturers manage and resell excess merchandise. As a “circular economy company, heavy sustainability focus,” Optoro has a finger on the pulse of the area’s tech industry, according to Josh Szmajda, Optoro’s Chief Technology Officer.