News Archive: March 2017

March 21st, 2017 | Stafford County, Quantico Innovation Center Host SCORE Introduction

A Stafford-based coalition is working to tap into retired business talent to help local businesses thrive through SCORE: Assistance with Starting or Operating a Small Business.

Stafford County, the Quantico Innovation Center, and the Virginia Region of SCORE invite local retired and almost-retired entrepreneurs and business leaders to an information meeting exploring new avenues for channeling their talents through volunteerism, by helping local entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

February 2nd, 2017 | Quantico Innovation Center opens

The Quantico Innovation Center, an accelerator for local, technology-based, startup businesses, opened Thursday.

The nonprofit center is part of the Stafford Technology & Research Park at Quantico Corporate Center. Its purpose is to attract and retain technology-based businesses, which could fuel economic development.

The organization recently moved into 1000 Corporate Dr. and is being led by executive director Michael Tentnowski, who was hired last year.

July 2nd, 2015 | Quantico Corporate Center retail building sells

The 8,000-square-foot retail building at 125 Corporate Drive in Stafford County has sold for $3.55 million.

June 9th, 2015 | Fredericksburg Regional Alliance updates EDA on recent progress

Locally, the only certified site is in the Quantico Corporate Center, which is certified by Dominion Power as a data center. That means it is ready …

November 21st, 2014 | Stafford site gains coveted data center certification

The North Stafford location is the latest to pass Dominion’s stringent criteria in its Data Center Site Certification Program and the first in Stafford County.

The 12.5-acre site within the corporate center was identified as an ideal location for a data center, just 30 miles south of Washington, D.C., with access to ample and reliable electric power and an extensive fiber-optic network along the I–95 corridor recently completed by SummitIG.

November 20th, 2014 | Stafford site gains data center certification

Stafford officials have set the stage for a barrage of economic development now that Dominion Virginia Power has certified a data center site in the county, Virginia Secretary of Technology Karen Jackson said Thursday.

Jackson was one of the speakers at Stafford’s announcement of what’s to come at Boswell’s Corner and the Quantico Corporate Center. The site is expected to attract businesses, which house computer systems and associated components, such as telecommunications and digital storage systems.


September 1st, 2014 | Quantico center growing

Quantico Corporate Center may soon be getting office space, a restaurant and a day care added to its corporate campus. …recently approved the rezoning of 3 acres of a 9-acre parcel to make way for a two-story commercial building.

August 27th, 2014 | Fiber cable project advances with land purchase

SummitIG closed on a parcel in the Quantico Corporate Center for a utility facility this week. … organizations that need a secure, high-speed connection, such as businesses, government contractors and universities, can get as large a connection as needed.

August 25th, 2014 | HumanTouch Opens New Technology Facility in Quantico, Virginia

HumanTouch, LLC, an innovator of strategic technology services and solutions, today announced the opening of a second HumanTouch office located at the Quantico Corporate Center.

August 14th, 2014 | Internet speed to get a boost

Internet capability in the Fredericksburg area is about to go from good to even better as a new “dark fiber” cable network opens to users along the Interstate 95 corridor this fall.