Fairfax County VA Feb 18 2017
Global Guardian, a provider of security solutions, will invest $1.3 million to expand its corporate headquarters in Fairfax County. The company will invest in additional office space, new technology for its operations center and specialized workforce training for 22 new jobs.
“One of my top priorities is to strengthen Virginia’s standing as a universal leader in the security and technology industries,” Gov. Terry McAuliffe said in making the announcement.
Global Guardian provides protection for people, infrastructure and communications. The company offers security services that help clients identify and mitigate the risks of traveling and doing business both overseas and domestically.
“We are very pleased to see Global Guardian expanding in Fairfax County, because this is one of the few places anywhere that offers the workforce expertise and the technical capacity that a company like this needs to protect its clients around the world,” said Gerald L. Gordon, president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority.