Loudoun County Economic Development

Loudoun County Economic Development Smart Location. Smart People. Economic development & site selection. ICT, aerospace, defense & government contracting & we love small biz! At the Loudoun County Department of Economic Development, we're here to help build your business.
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Dedicated to recruiting new business, growing our existing industries and improving our county's business climate, we're ready and waiting to provide a wide range of services for your company, whether you're a start-up or well-established player. We do this by: --Targeting key industries including information & communications technology, federal government contracting, data centers, aerospace, air cargo, life sciences and agriculture --Building our new and existing businesses with strong business assistance programs --Keeping up with the latest incentives and workforce training opportunities available to your business - and helping you take advantage of these opportunities.

Mission: To promote economic growth and opportunity by attracting targeted new businesses, supporting existing businesses, and cultivating our rural economy.

Operating as usual

Less than 24 hours remain! Has your Loudoun small business applied for the county's COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund?...
09/29/2020
COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

Less than 24 hours remain!

Has your Loudoun small business applied for the county's COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund?💸

Review the eligibility guidelines and submit your application before noon tomorrow.

Eligible businesses can apply now for $5,000 grants from Loudoun County. The application window will close at noon on September 30.

Loudoun's Business Interruption Fund is back! We encourage all eligible businesses to apply for this new round of $5,000...
09/23/2020
COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

Loudoun's Business Interruption Fund is back! We encourage all eligible businesses to apply for this new round of $5,000 business relief grants.

The application window will close at noon on September 30.

Eligible businesses can apply now for $5,000 grants from Loudoun County. The application window will close at noon on September 30.

The next round of the Business Interruption Fund opens tomorrow. Prepare for the application with these four steps:1. Wa...
09/22/2020
Get Ready to Apply for the Business Interruption Fund - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

The next round of the Business Interruption Fund opens tomorrow. Prepare for the application with these four steps:

1. Watch the recorded webinar co-hosted with Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun.

2. Review the grant's eligibility requirements.

3. Complete your Form W-9.

4. Gather your business's financial information.

Prepare for the application by watching a recorded webinar, reviewing eligibility criteria, completing Form W-9 and gathering financial data.

Today at noon, Business Development Manager Brandon Ferris speaks on how to apply to Loudoun County's Business Interrupt...
09/22/2020

Today at noon, Business Development Manager Brandon Ferris speaks on how to apply to Loudoun County's Business Interruption Fund.

Join the call hosted by Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc.: https://bit.ly/3iUycu2

With their job training, educational achievements, leadership skills and self-discipline, military veterans are a valuab...
09/21/2020
Virginia Values Veterans Program Helps Employers Recruit and Hire Qualified Military Veterans and Spouses - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

With their job training, educational achievements, leadership skills and self-discipline, military veterans are a valuable resource for all private employers.

There's no cost to become a V3 Certified Employer, and your Loudoun business can qualify for grants for program participation and hiring veterans and their spouses.

VETE Services provides V3 program details: https://bit.ly/33MExl3

There's no cost to become a V3 Certified Employer. Businesses can qualify for grants for participation and hiring veterans and their spouses.

Our staff was excited to celebrate MASE Training's new state-of-the-art training facility in Sterling! MASE Training has...
09/18/2020

Our staff was excited to celebrate MASE Training's new state-of-the-art training facility in Sterling!

MASE Training has successfully operated in Loudoun since 2003. The fitness center is owned by NFL veteran Eddie Mason and with his wife, Sonya, a Board Certified Life Coach.

The expanded new location will be open to the public tomorrow, September 19. Register to attend MASE Training's Grand Re-Opening Party: https://www.facebook.com/events/mase-training/mase-training-grand-re-opening/757187081489073/

Get ready to apply to the next round of Loudoun County's Business Interruption Fund!Danelle Hayer from Loudoun Economic ...
09/17/2020

Get ready to apply to the next round of Loudoun County's Business Interruption Fund!

Danelle Hayer from Loudoun Economic Development and Eric Byrd from Loudoun SBDC will discuss application criteria, review the financial documents needed and share how the Loudoun SBDC can help you prepare.

Register here: https://bit.ly/35JzcxB

The webinar will begin Monday, September 21 at 11 a.m.

Two Loudoun County companies, Titan Systems and American Aerospace Technologies, Inc., are among just 12 companies accep...
09/16/2020
Two Loudoun Companies Selected to Participate in Virginia Export Trade Program - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

Two Loudoun County companies, Titan Systems and American Aerospace Technologies, Inc., are among just 12 companies accepted into the Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program.

Foreign trade expansion is #LoudounPossible, thanks to the growth of Dulles International Airport and the Foreign Trade Zone.

Two Loudoun County companies are among just 12 companies accepted into the two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade program.

Loudoun County has the lowest crime rate in the D.C. area.“We are proud of our strong partnerships with our community th...
09/11/2020
Loudoun County is the D.C. Region's Safest Community - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

Loudoun County has the lowest crime rate in the D.C. area.

“We are proud of our strong partnerships with our community that have attributed to this decrease in crime,” said Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman.

While continuing to rank as one of Virginia’s fastest-growing localities, Loudoun’s vibrant sense of community cohesion makes the county a great place to live.

Loudoun County has the lowest crime rate out of 24 D.C. area jurisdictions, thanks to strong community partnerships.

A fifth round of the COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund opens on September 23. Are you eligible?Businesses across Loudo...
09/10/2020
Are You Eligible? Loudoun Economic Development Partners With Towns to Administer New Round of COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund Grants - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

A fifth round of the COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund opens on September 23. Are you eligible?

Businesses across Loudoun County that meet the criteria may apply for this $5,000 grant.

Loudoun Economic Development will partner with Town of Purcellville and Hillsboro to offer a standardized application process. Businesses located in the two towns will be considered for separate funding, but not excluded from the county funds as well.

Review eligibility for this fifth round of the Business Interruption Fund, and additional supports for Purcellville and Hillsboro applicants.

Three different woman-owned businesses recently opened shops in #LeesburgVA's walkable downtown.Stroll down Loudoun Stre...
09/10/2020
Leesburg's Loudoun Street welcomes three new shops

Three different woman-owned businesses recently opened shops in #LeesburgVA's walkable downtown.

Stroll down Loudoun Street and #TakeLoudounHome from Wldwst, The Global Local, or Muz & Rose!

While launching a business during a global pandemic has had its challenges, three business owners on Loudoun Street in Leesburg have decided to take the risk and open storefronts in

Another round of the COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund opens this month!We're determined to reach as many Loudoun busi...
09/09/2020

Another round of the COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund opens this month!

We're determined to reach as many Loudoun businesses as possible, whether via social media or snail mail. 🐌

Get a reminder email and apply for a $5,000 grant when the application opens: LoudounBusinessFund.org

"With the help of the Loudoun County government to fast track data center development and Dominion Energy’s ability to s...
09/08/2020
Northern Virginia Remains North America’s Most Active Data Center Market

"With the help of the Loudoun County government to fast track data center development and Dominion Energy’s ability to service the large power needs, the region has evolved to its current prominence."

CBRE’s Jamie Jelinek explains what makes Northern Virginia the leader in data center leasing.

CBRE’s latest North American Data Center Trends Report revealed that Northern Virginia experienced the most data center leasing activity in North America in the first half of 2020 (H1). Recording n…

Loudoun Country Market seeks rural businesses and other vendors for its new weekly event!Farmers, artisans, and food tru...
09/04/2020
Loudoun Country Market Provides an Open Field for Farmers, Artisans, and Consumers - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

Loudoun Country Market seeks rural businesses and other vendors for its new weekly event!

Farmers, artisans, and food trucks will be spread out every Thursday from 4-7 p.m. Visitors can enjoy live music while they shop or tour the vineyard.

The Loudoun Country Market is a collaboration from The New Ag School and Loudoun Grown Expo.

Loudoun Country Market seeks vendors for the upcoming launch of its open-air, socially distanced weekly festival.

Making weekend plans? You can't lose with Loudoun brews!🍻 Black Hoof Brewing Company is the first Northern Virginia brew...
09/04/2020
Black Hoof Takes Best in Show at Craft Beer Awards - Loudoun Now

Making weekend plans? You can't lose with Loudoun brews!🍻

Black Hoof Brewing Company is the first Northern Virginia brewery to bring home the (three-foot!) Virginia Craft Beer Cup, the highest honor awarded by the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild.

Other Loudoun beers scored high in the annual competition, including Old Ox Brewery, Rocket Frog Brewing Company, Beltway Brewing Company, Sweetwater Tavern Sterling, Dynasty Brewing Co., and Dirt Farm Brewing.

A Loudoun brewery has earned the highest honor yet at the annual Virginia Craft Beer Cup, with Leesburg’s Black Hoof

The Washington Spirit is the 700th business to sign the "Loudoun Is Ready" pledge — just in time for Saturday's game at ...
09/04/2020
Washington Spirit takes ‘Loudoun Is Ready’ pledge ahead of games at Segra Field - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

The Washington Spirit is the 700th business to sign the "Loudoun Is Ready" pledge — just in time for Saturday's game at Segra Field! ⚽

The pledge reinforces the team’s commitment to player and fan health as it relates to COVID-19 preventative measures.

The Washington Spirit took the “Loudoun Is Ready” pledge ahead of two games at Segra Field, the team’s first in Loudoun County.

An additional $4.3 million will support Loudoun's small businesses in two rounds. We're asking for community partners to...
09/03/2020
Loudoun County Approves Its Largest Round of COVID-19 Business Grants Yet - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

An additional $4.3 million will support Loudoun's small businesses in two rounds.

We're asking for community partners to help spread the word, in order to offer this financial lifeline to as many #LoudounPossible businesses as we can.

📩 Sign up for a reminder email when the next application opens, and learn more details: https://bit.ly/32Rmvxy

An additional $4.3 million will support Loudoun small businesses in two rounds. Sign up for a reminder email when the next application opens.

The Loudoun Farms Marketplace received a $20,000 AFID grant on Friday from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Co...
08/31/2020
Loudoun Bolsters Online Farm Marketplace with $20,000 Virginia AFID Grant - Loudoun County Economic Development, VA

The Loudoun Farms Marketplace received a $20,000 AFID grant on Friday from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

The Marketplace is a direct, online connection between farmers and their customers. Farmers set their own prices, delivery and pick-up locations and receive 100% of the proceeds.

Gov. Ralph Northam awarded a $20,000 AFID grant to Loudoun Economic Development in support of the Loudoun Made Loudoun Grown Marketplace.

Small businesses are eligible for one-time assistance of up to $1,000 from Dominion Energy's EnergyShare assistance prog...
08/28/2020
Dominion Offers Small Business Bill Assistance - Loudoun Now

Small businesses are eligible for one-time assistance of up to $1,000 from Dominion Energy's EnergyShare assistance program.

Applications open September 1, 2020 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the $500,000 program fund is exhausted.

Dominion Energy is—for the first time—extending its EnergyShare assistance program to small businesses, nonprofits, and houses of worship. The energy

Community champions and sustainable construction projects are among the achievements recognized in Northern Virginia Tec...
08/27/2020

Community champions and sustainable construction projects are among the achievements recognized in Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC)'s Data Center Awards.

Data centers kept business moving when the world went remote overnight. Thank you for choosing Loudoun County as your home.

🏆 Meet the Data Center Award winners: https://bit.ly/34KmT3H

Congratulations to Agriculture Innovation Grant winners Todd Morrison (Dawson Gap) and Dorothy Butler-Landes! 🐣"We were ...
08/27/2020
Farm Bureau Announces Agriculture Innovation Grant Winners - Loudoun Now

Congratulations to Agriculture Innovation Grant winners Todd Morrison (Dawson Gap) and Dorothy Butler-Landes! 🐣

"We were really happy to see two of our livestock producers step up to the plate with proposals to expand their own operations in a way that will serve their fellow farmers here in the county as well," said Chris Van Vlack, President of Loudoun County Farm Bureau, Inc.

The Loudoun County Farm Bureau has announced the two winners of its 2020 Agriculture Innovation Grants, Todd Morrison of Purcellville

Rural business owners rely on visitors and revenue during the warmer months to carry them through the slower winter mont...
08/27/2020
Loudoun business owners speak with Rep. Wexton about flu season, consumer confidence concerns

Rural business owners rely on visitors and revenue during the warmer months to carry them through the slower winter months.

With fewer outings this year, it's more important than ever to #TakeLoudounHome and support our local economy.

Explore the very best our community has to offer, from farm-fresh produce to digital services: TakeLoudounHome.org

The immediate future for small businesses in Loudoun County and beyond remains uncertain as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt consumers and their spending habits.

Twenty-eight Loudoun-based businesses placed on this year’s Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the U.S. ⚡️Th...
08/23/2020
These 28 Loudoun businesses made this year's Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies

Twenty-eight Loudoun-based businesses placed on this year’s Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the U.S. ⚡️

The annual rankings are based on percentage revenue growth for privately-owned applicant businesses over the previous three years.

Keep reading in Loudoun Times-Mirror: https://bit.ly/3b0jBKN

Twenty-eight Loudoun-based businesses placed on this year’s Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the U.S., according to Loudoun Economic Development. The annual rankings are based on percentage revenue growth

08/21/2020
Loudoun United FC

⚽ Loudoun United FC returns to Segra Field again next Saturday, August 29.

Remember to mask up at matches. Stay #LoudAndUnited and enjoy pro soccer from the stands!

We are thrilled to welcome you back to Segra Field tonight but please remember to wear your mask! See you soon!
#LetsRide #LoudAndUnited

Creating a tech talent pipeline that starts right at the source! 👩‍💻  Sterling Elementary and Sterling Middle are among ...
08/21/2020
Amazon's spending $3.9 million to fund CodeVA classes — five Northern Virginia public schools among them - Washington Business Journal

Creating a tech talent pipeline that starts right at the source! 👩‍💻

Sterling Elementary and Sterling Middle are among the 19 Virginia schools that will receive a total of $3.9 million from Amazon for computer science programs.

Students will learn CodeVA's 12-month curriculum, while their teachers participate in professional development.

Amazon is funding computer science education in five Northern Virginia public schools. This is why it matters to the company.

08/20/2020
Press Release: The International Association for Continuing Education and Training Moves to Loudoun County

Relocating its headquarters allows the International Association for Continuing Education & Training to experience #LoudounPossible advantages and expand its global presence.

“We want to be a part of the growth strategy in the county. We want to be a part of the reason Loudoun is strengthened post-pandemic,” said CEO Casandra Blassingame.

“The county has strong, thoughtful leadership and an incredible business community.” 💪

IACET announces the moving of its headquarters to Loudoun County.

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