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Fortune 500 companies choose VA, not MD

We recently did a little research into the number of Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Maryland and Virginia.  Of the total of 24 in the two states, three are headquartered in Maryland – all three in Bethesda (Lockheed Martin, Marriott International, and Host Hotels and Resorts). The other 21 are in Virginia – of which…

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“MoCo Establishment Growth is Almost Last in the Region”

From an article by David Lublin in The Seventh State (March 29, 2018); “Between 2011 and 2016, the [Washington] region’s 24 local jurisdictions collectively recorded a net gain of 13,939 establishments.  D.C. and Fairfax County added more than 3,000 each.  MoCo had a net gain of 6.  Not 600 or 60.  SIX.” Read the complete…

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Did you know: Health Benefits

…. that if you are a federal employee and are a taxpayer in Montgomery County, you will likely be envious of the health benefits of your counterparts who work for the county and the school system. Here’s why: Federal employees pay around 30% of their health care premiums; county employees pay from 20 – 24%,…

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