Tag Archives: Bob McDonnell

Virginia Cybersecurity Program Targets Startup Businesses

The nonprofit Center for Innovative Technology has launched a public-private cybersecurity program for Virginia businesses to receive an initial investment and make presentations to professional investors. The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator is targeted to cyber startups and will comprise of two 90-day sessions per year, Gov. Bob McDonnell’s office said Sept. 12. CIT has received …

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Washington Post Claims Va. Gov. McDonnell Going After Lockheed Jobs

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell may be trying to entice Lockheed Martin to relocate its headquarters to Virginia from its current location in Bethesda, Md., according to a report from the Washington Post. Anita Kumar wrote Friday that the company was irked after the Montgomery County (Md.) Council discussed a resolution asking Congress to spend less on wars, and Virginia “immediately …

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ITT Exelis to Establish Tysons Corner Headquarters; Will Invest Up to $5M, Create 100 Jobs

Once ITT Corp‘s defense and information solutions segment spins off and becomes a standalone company later this year, it will establish new headquarters in the Tysons Corner area of Fairfax County, Va. Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell said the new company, registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as ITT Exelis, …

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McDonnell and Deeds to address Potomac Officers Club

On Thursday, Sept. 10 Virginia gubernatorial candidates Bob McDonnell and Creigh Deeds will speak at a monthly luncheon hosted by the Potomac Officers Club (POC). The event is to be held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in McLean, Va. McDonnell, the former Virginia attorney general, and Deeds, the 25th-District senator from …

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