Assisting in Humanitarian Aid: Aseel Makes a Difference

Five years ago, a team of visionary and tech savvy entrepreneurs developed Aseel, a tech-based startup which provides a digital platform, allowing artisans to sell their handcrafted products and provide humanitarian aid to—and from—anywhere in the world. There are also opportunities to fight for the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan.  How you can support is divided […]

Furniture Max

Furniture Max in Herndon, VA is known for great quality, exceptional customer service, and the best selection of American-made furniture. They are a locally-owned family business that has built a legacy of offering the best selection of beautiful quality furniture including sofas sectionals, reclining furniture, bedroom furniture, and dining room furniture. Buying great quality furniture […]

The Magical Calming of Books: Reston’s Used Book Shop

Being surrounded by books is calming; it’s as if wise authors are whispering their secrets from the pages. And who doesn’t need a calming experience in our world? A perfect place to be feel that calm—and nostalgia—is Reston’s Used Book Shop, snuggly situated at Lake Anne Plaza in Reston. The shop opened in January 1978 […]

Ava Music School: Bringing Music to the Lives of Students

Anahita Khorsandi opened Ava Music School at 311 Maple Ave. W in Vienna last year, offering piano, guitar, violin and vocal lessons—both private and group for children (starting at age 3) and adults. “Being aware of the significant therapeutic effects of music and arts in the development of mind and spirit of humans of all ages […]

Women Who Mean Business

Meet these successful women entrepreneurs who have the courage to own who they are and have applied their vision to positively impact the world. These woman in business know the importance of continual learning and have grown to achieve balance and perspective in all aspects of their lives. Dr. Dima Ali BUSINESS NAME Wellmedica Aesthetics […]

Sógia Candles

You don’t have to sacrifice style to live a sustainable life and create the perfect ambiance Sógia Candles are about refined design coupled with a passion for the planet. Their motto is you don’t have to sacrifice style to live a sustainable life and to create the perfect ambiance.  Each candle is handcrafted locally in […]

Hidden Gem in Vienna: Malisse Skin Bar

Tucked away in a group of brick office buildings on Church Street in Vienna, you will find Malisse Skin Bar. I have driven by these cookie-cutter buildings dozens of times and never thought to investigate. I was told about a Master Aesthetician named Mali Amini in Vienna. She was named the Best Aesthetician in the […]

9th Annual NOVA B2G Matchmaking Conference & Expo “The Next Normal: Meeting the Challenge from Disruption to Transition” Registration Now Open

The 9th Annual Northern Virginia B2G Matchmaking Conference & Expo will take place on May 6, 2021. This premier business-to-government event includes matchmaking, educational breakout sessions, a virtual Expo Hall, networking opportunities and innovative keynotes representing the Small Business Administration and Google Cloud – all in one place and all online, hosted by Greater Reston […]