Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurs’

Mayor’s Office: The Angel Investor Tax Break Ain’t Dead Yet

Victor Hoskins will have you know that D.C. is hip.
"D.C. is a hip city," the deputy mayor for planning and economic development told a gathering of tech entrepreneurs at a DC Week 2012 panel yesterday. "I've been stunned at how excited my son and daughter are that I live in D.C."
He continued, "Everyone in this [...]

Silicon Valley NW

Like many aspects of D.C. that used to be great—the jazz scene, Anacostia’s business corridor, historic rowhouses—the Washington-area technology economy is in recovery. After mega-million dollar companies like America Online and MCI WorldCom made D.C. an epicenter of the Internet, the dot-com crash poisoned the ground for new startups: Any capital that still existed sought [...]