January 6, 2020

ALX in the News: Week of January 6th

In the News

Highlighting news featuring businesses in Alexandria and events around the City each week- whether you are starting a business in Alexandria, or are already part of our community, stay on top of local economic development interest items here!


EACH MONTH, CHECK OUT “GROWING IN ALEXANDRIA,” AN AEDP BLOG SERIES THAT FOCUSES ON BUSINESSES AROUND THE CITY.

Happy New Year! Happy new decade, in fact. And what better way to start the new year than with a trailblazing business. We took a trip out to the Eisenhower Valley to sit down with Lillian Chao-Quinlan, President of Sportrock Climbing Centers, which is one of the founding climbing gyms in the country! Check it out today on the blog!


 

REAL ESTATE & DEVELOPMENT

ECONOMY & COMMUNITY

  • N. Va. leaders lay out their General Assembly wish lists. Here’s where they all agree. – Washington Business Journal
  • Alexandria Mayor Justin Wilson Talks Priorities for 2020 – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • ‘You’re chefs! This is a kitchen!’ It’s also a school cafeteria. That doesn’t mean the food has to be bland or frozen. – Washington Post
  • Virginia and Maryland both got healthier in 2019 – Washington Business Journal
  • Top 5 things to do in Alexandria – FOX5DC
  • 2020 Vision: The Top 20 Destinations You Should Be Traveling to Next Year – Departures [Feat. Alexandria, VA]

BUSINESS & RETAIL