- September 26, 2023
Elected officials, economic developers, and small business owners operating in the LENOWISCO Planning District gathered Sept. 20 in Scott County to highlight the importance of George Mason University’s support of small businesses innovators through its Small Business Development Centers.
- June 26, 2023
The Virginia Small Business Development Center’s International Business Development program is a Stage One winner for the 2023 Growth Accelerator Fund Competition from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
- April 28, 2023
Paula Sorrell, associate vice president for innovation and economic development at Mason, and Ajay Vinzé, dean of Mason's School of Business, discuss how Mason Enterprise is an economic engine for Northern Virginia, and how the School of Business is changing the way business is taught.
- January 23, 2023
The newest Mason Enterprise Center in Herndon will focus on supporting small, entrepreneurial and emerging businesses while promoting the town’s economic growth.
- Mason roundtable connects business owners, state and federal leaders to showcase infrastructure bill’s ‘immense’ opportunities for VirginiaJanuary 24, 2022
Mason roundtable helps create more opportunities for government contracts
- January 19, 2022
George Mason University will host the Small and Minority-Owned Business Roundtable on Jan. 24 to inform regional and state businesses owners and operators how they can compete for contracts related to an infrastructure and jobs act recently passed by Congress.
- Mason leads Virginia in innovation and diversity as engineering numbers climb in latest U.S. News rankingsSeptember 13, 2021
George Mason University is the most diverse and most innovative institution in Virginia according to the latest rankings by U.S. News & World Report for its 2022 Best Colleges List, reflecting the university’s mission of providing access to excellence. Six programs made the top 100, including engineering, which rose 16 spots in the past year.
- Mason Enterprise to expand mentorship support for bio startups across the state, in partnership with Virginia BioAugust 12, 2021
Mason Enterprise is partnering with Virginia Bio to establish a new network of life science business mentors to help startups across Virginia launch and scale their ventures.
- George Mason University tech mentorship program to expand support to early stage tech companies across the commonwealth, with help from GO Virginia grantJuly 13, 2021
Mason Enterprise at George Mason University has been awarded a GO Virginia grant to expand its network of tech mentors. The funding will support the Innovation Commercialization Assistance Program (ICAP), a program under the Virginia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, doubling its capacity to assist technology and innovation-driven startups across Virginia.
- Wed, 03/31/2021 - 14:41
For their timely and vital support to the business community, the Fauquier Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Christine Kriz and Renee Younes, regional manager of the MEC, with the 2020 Business Hero of the Year awards.