RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The unique and dynamic coworking community space, Refraction, is proud to announce that they have been named as the winner in the Community Impact Innovator of the Year category at the 4th Annual Greater Washington Innovation Awards, hosted by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce.
“Refraction was created to provide a hub for entrepreneurs in the Greater Washington D.C. region. My team is truly honored to be recognized by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce for this prestigious community award,” said Rachael Stott, founder and director of Refraction. “Refraction wouldn’t be successful without our impactful partner companies, their talented people and the services and products they continue to provide. Our job is to continue connecting people so that we can all innovate, by combining different perspectives together.”
The 2018 list includes a variety of thought leaders, innovators, and creative individuals in the Greater Washington metro area, with categories in community, cybersecurity, technology, finance, professional services, and health and life sciences.
“Our mix of startups, non-profits, venture capitalists, government agencies, and more is a distinct blend true to this area,” said Refraction founder James Quigley. “Refraction is built on the work of these amazing innovators and stakeholders and succeeds because of them. We look forward to continued growth because of the intentionally collaborative and innovative culture they help foster.”
Refraction is a unique and dynamic coworking community serving the business leaders, creatives, and philanthropists of Northern Virginia. Refraction is a curated hub of creativity, collaboration, and innovation that helps businesses build more dynamic teams and grow their company. Collectively our community experiments with ground-breaking research and cultural trends to set new standards in business excellence and make the future of work an everyday reality. To learn more, visit http://www.refractionpoint.org
About the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce
The Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (Northern Virginia Chamber), The Voice of Business in Northern Virginia™, represents local employers with more than 500,000 regional employees. The Northern Virginia Chamber is the leader in advancing innovative solutions to the region’s priorities in transportation, education, workforce, and economic opportunity. For 90-plus years, the Northern Virginia Chamber has been working hand-in-hand with companies in the region to build a strong business community. To learn more, visit www.novachamber.org