Why Cutting-Edge Startups Are Flocking to Arlington, Virginia

Inc Startups

Entrepreneurs in the Washington, D.C. metro area are out to prove that their county is ideal for more than just government stalwarts

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Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

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UT Arlington wallops Appalachian State 84-68 to reach semis

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Erick Neal scored 37 points, Kevin Hervey added 17 and UT Arlington raced past Appalachian State 84-68 on Friday, advancing to the Sun Belt semifinals

Texas-Arlington overtakes Appalachian State 83-67

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Kevin Hervey scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Texas-Arlington past Appalachian State for an 83-67 win Saturday BOONE, N.C. (AP)

UT Arlington uses big run to beat Western Carolina 89-65

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Johnny Hamilton set career highs with 30 points and 15 rebounds and powered a late run as UT Arlington pulled away with 19 straight points for an 89-65 win over Western Carolina on Friday night NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP)

Neal helps UT-Arlington beat Appalachian State 71-67

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Erick Neal scored five of his 13 points in the final three minutes and Texas-Arlington pulled away and beat Appalachian State 71-67 on Thursday night for its seventh-straight victorBOONE, N.C. (AP)

McAuliffe announces new jobs in Arlington County

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NC bishop to lead Catholic Diocese of Arlington, Virginia

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Oracle's Acquisitions and Why it Will Be a Good Year for Vertical SaaS Startups

Inc Startups

OPower is an Arlington Virginia Originally published by Tomasz Tunguz on LinkedIn: A Key Moment In Time For Vertical SaaS StartupsIn the past week, Oracle acquired two vertical SaaS companies.

This Cafe Is Donating 100% of Its Monday Sales to #StandWithCharleston

Inc Startups

The Kickstand Cafe in Arlington, Mass., wanted to give a big donation to the Southern Poverty Law Center, so it offered up all of its sales for a single day

Austin-based Favor Expands in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area

SiliconHills

Austin-based Favor, the on demand mobile delivery service, announced Wednesday that it has expanded to three more Texas cities: Arlington, Frisco and McKinney. Favor is also making every restaurant and store in the cities available for on-demand delivery with an average delivery time of 35 minutes. Favor is now available in 18 cities in the […] The post Austin-based Favor Expands in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Neal has career-high 38, UTA rallies to beat Appalachian St.

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Erick Neal had a career-high 38 points and Kevin Hervey added 18 points with 14 rebounds to lead UT Arlington to an 89-77 comeback victory over Appalachian State on Thursday night

Boffo Groupon IPO would be so divine for Chicago's tech startups

EIN News

in Arlington, Va. that also topped that figure, such as U.S. Robotics, Feedburner and SurePayroll. Digital-mapping company Navteq. says Mark Heesen, president of the National Venture Capital Assn. A boffo stock. the only play in town. But convincing venture capitalists that Chicago is more than just a

North Texas forecast: Drafty. And no one knows what's next

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Anyone who thinks the draft pundits and even some team general managers have no clue what will happen in Thursday's opening round of the draft should talk to the guys likely to get selected early

My Experience as a Juror

Kevin Dewalt

Home About Kevin Lean Startup Resources Subscribe From the Start-up Trenches Kevin Dewalt's experiences as a DC tech entrepreneur My Experience as a Juror by Kevin Dewalt on December 21, 2006 Below is an email I sent to my friends and family in September, 2006 after serving a week week of Jury duty in Arlington County, VA. ——————— Last week I was a juror for a week-long Arlington county felony fraud case. Arlington has no parole.

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Parqer Brings Cashless Valet to Austin

Austin Startup

Founded by a University of Texas alum, Parqer launched in Dallas in May and has quickly expanded across the city and to locations in Arlington, Houston, and now - Austin. A new, better way to pay, Parqer is an exciting new app enabling consumers to pay their valet through their mobile app.

Veteran-owned Business Closing The Gap Between Gender and Work Leadership Gaps

Hearpreneur

I came to the EDA at the very end of 1983, after working for a decade for Arlington County. Every business needs support at some point in its development, especially financial.

Perfect Panthers 11-0, Romo hurt again in 33-14 Dallas loss

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — While Cam Newton was doing the twist for the undefeated Panthers, Tony Romo and the Cowboys were in no mood to dance

Panthers pass rusher Johnson active, starting vs Cowboys

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carolina defensive end Charles Johnson is active and starting against Dallas on Thanksgiving after missing seven games with a hamstring injury

Kevin Meets the Prosecutor

Kevin Dewalt

Home About Kevin Lean Startup Resources Subscribe From the Start-up Trenches Kevin Dewalt's experiences as a DC tech entrepreneur Kevin Meets the Prosecutor by Kevin Dewalt on December 22, 2006 I showed up at the Arlington County Courthouse today.

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From Boat to Beach to Bike

Venture Cyclist

Hannah and I cycled 20 miles on the Arlington-Bedford Minuteman bike trail a couple of days ago. Hannah was on a boat, then we were all on a beach, and now we are back on our bikes. I am planning a 40 mile ride on Sunday morning. It is only three weeks until the Hazon bike ride and we are starting to get excited (and nervous)! This photo was taken last Sunday morning, and it already seems like a fading dream. Cycling

Spike back to minors after filling in as Rangers 3B coach

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Spike Owen is returning to the minor leagues as a manager in the Texas Rangers' organization after filling in as the interim third base coach for the AL West champions while Tony Beasley went through cancer

Rivera sees surging Cowboys facing his unbeaten Panthers

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carolina coach Ron Rivera sees a Dallas team on the verge of a run with Tony Romo back and trying to keep the Cowboys in the playoff picture

Bryan to perform on Thanksgiving, Salvation Army kickoff

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Country star Luke Bryan will perform at halftime as the Dallas Cowboys host Carolina on Thanksgiving Day to kick off The Salvation Army's annual Red Kettle Campaign

34 miles

Venture Cyclist

I started in Arlington Center (to avoid the hassles of crossing Mass Ave in two locations). The distance from Arlington to Bedford is 8.5 The last leg from Lexington Center back to Arlington was actually my fastest (15.3 I rode 34 miles this morning, on the Minuteman Bikeway. miles, so I went there and back twice. It was fun to see the traffic backed up on Route 128 when I crossed it. According to my trusty Garmin Edge 305 , I averaged 13.3

Young Entrepreneur Spotlight: Ryan Uckert

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Blog

I am a sophomore at Washington Lee High School in Arlington, Virginia. I also play division 1 travel soccer for the Arlington Travel Soccer Association, and high school soccer for Washington Lee High School. The contest was the Arlington County Fair’s photography contest, for the teenage group (ages 13 to 19). Young Entrepreneur Spotlight: Ryan Uckert.

Young Businesses, Not Small Businesses, Create Jobs

Inc Startups

It''s the new guys, not necessarily the small guys, that generate growth," Faberman said Monday at the National Association for Business Economics policy conference in Arlington, Va.,

Abe's Market Puts Its Money Where Your Mouth Is

Inc Startups

The fund''s first investment is in the Arlington, Massachusetts, popcorn maker, Quinn Popcorn , which has been a longtime seller on Abe''s site. Attention, organic and natural products companies: there''s a new investment fund in town--and it has $10 million to spend.

Meet the Man Behind Five Guys

Inc Startups

We opened in Arlington, Virginia--I was a financial planner at the time--and focused on making the best burger possible. Jerry Murrell, the founder of Five Guys says it has to be about quality of food. My mom said to me, "If you don''t study, you''ll be flipping burgers."

The Real Don Draper Invented Brainstorming. But He Did It Wrong.

Inc Startups

Paulus, psychologist at the University of Texas at Arlington, adds more damning evidence. Your team in a room with a whiteboard? As it turns out, that tried-and-true brainstorming method produces the lowest-quality ideas and wastes the most time. Here''s a better way.

Find A Way To Love Your Clients, Or Learn To Let Them Go

YoungUpstarts

He is co-founder and SVP, CCO of Laughlin Marinaccio & Owens in Arlington, VA, which is now the largest shop in the Washington area with over $100 million in billings.

4 Reasons To Consider A New Domain Name For Your Startup

YoungUpstarts

Rob obtained a bachelors in accounting from the University of Texas Arlington. By Robert Bruce, founder of www.homes.forsale. I remember back in 1994 when a friend asked if I’d like to buy a domain name. I had no idea what that meant, so I turned it down. It turned out to be a big mistake.

3 New Takes on the Business Center

Inc Startups

The rooms, currently in the chain's Arlington Gateway, Grand Munich, and Boston Waterfront hotels, feature videoconference equipment, flat screens, printers, Wi-Fi, floor-to-ceiling whiteboards, and office supplies. Forget the old-school business center.

A Discussion About Technology in Education in my Home Town

Rob Go

I was lucky to attend a discussion last night on technology education in Arlington schools. It was graciously organized by Larry Bohn from General Catalyst, who sent multiple kids through the Arlington school district. There was a great group of investors, entrepreneurs, and educators who all live in Arlington. As the parent with the youngest kids in the group (4 and 1.5) I was mainly learning, although I really hope to contribute in the months and years to come.

NYC Metro Area Accelerators, Incubators and Coworking Spaces - Suburban Edition

Mark Birch

Skylands Hub - Mount Arlington, NJ - [link]. The concept of coworking is already well establishing in cities across the world. More than simply office space, these locations provide low-cost, communal, and convenient work facilities that foster a sense of community.

SBA Plays Small Business Matchmaker

Inc Startups

The first matchmaking event will take place at the Arlington Convention Center in Dallas on June 18, the second and third at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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Starwood and AT&T #FAIL And Bless Me With $180.76 Of Phone Charges

Feld Thoughts

Yesterday at about 2pm I arrived at the Westin Arlington Gateway. Or maybe AT&T will work in the middle of Arlington, Virginia. Put this in the “every business traveller thinks this on a regular basis” rant category. Sure – I’m whining, but I imagine I’ll feel better after I get done. I doubt it has any impact on the universe, but hopefully it’ll be a story that rings true to some of you out there who travel as much as I do.

2012 Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index | 2012 Launch Event

Campus Entrepreneurship

One at the Heritage Foundation on 5 January 2011 and another, more casual event and discussion at George Mason University’s Founders Hall in Arlington VA on 6th January 2012. I am fortunate that Dr. Zoltan J. Acs is my dissertation chair as he is a world leading scholar and a great mentor. One of his major projects, The Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index is just about to release its 2012 results. Which country is the most entrepreneurial country in the world?

DC Lean Startup Circle Event with 500 Startups

Campus Entrepreneurship

Gaining Customer Traction Fast: Tips from a Silicon Valley Vet – DC Lean Startup Circle (Arlington, VA) – Meetup. I am heading out to my first DC Lean Startup Circle event. It features Paul Singh , a principal at 500 Startups. Its interesting to note that the event is sold out (100 seats). I am looking forward to learning more about 500 Startups, how people use lean startup methods, and what kind of people make it out to this type of event.