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Ex-Im Bank Joins With Virginia Small Business Development Center To Boost Exports

Export-Import Bank logo.

The program is expected to accelerate export business and job growth by connecting Bank products and services to a statewide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs).

Safe + Smart Cities | Pilot Project Launched

Trabant Center in Newark, DE.

Coalition will create a blueprint for improving cities’ resiliency and efficiency; Newark, DE is the first of two pilot projects.

CEB To Build New HQ In Rosslyn, VA

Central Place Rendering

CEB plans new headquarters to accommodate continued growth and expanding global presence; company to occupy Rosslyn, VA-based CEB Tower in JBG’s Central Place.

Cover Story: 2014 Business Facilities – Metro And Global Rankings


In this year’s Metro Rankings Report, we’ve taken note of the crucial role exports are playing in the Recovery for many locations by charting their success in two of our rankings categories, Exports Growth Leaders and Exports Recovery Leaders. We’ve also included our Global Rankings within this story.

New Jobs Announced In the City Of Hampton, VA

Fort Monroe

Liberty-Source PBC to invest $1.56 million in customer service operation; will create close to 600 new jobs.

Report Explores Sectors And Metros Driving Construction Jobs Recovery

Providence, RI

Study from CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists International reveals the top 10 metros for employment in commercial construction. Providence, RI-metro region tops the list.

Teleperformance To Invest $3.5 Million In Henrico County, VA Customer Service Center

Photo: Teleperformance

In the U.S., Teleperformance operates 25 site locations and has approximately 20,000 employees, approximately 700 of which will be employed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Feature Story: 2014 Economic Development Awards


There may be fewer projects to aim for in the highly competitive environment of a recovering economy, but those who hope to succeed must find a way that distinguishes them from the rest of the field. Here are the organizations who have established a consistent standard of excellence and embraced the best practices to secure the projects that bring bundles of new jobs to their locations.