Business Notes Nov. 19-25

Business Notes Nov. 19-25

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Responding to demand for its flexible office programs, Preferred Offices will open its ninth Washington D.C. area business center in Rosslyn. Potomac Tower will be located at 1001 North 19th St. in Rosslyn.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arlington welcomes new sales associate June Ventura.

Rotary Club of Rosslyn-Fort Myer meets for lunch on Tuesdays from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn's Vantage Point Restaurant, 1900 Fort Myer Drive. All Rotarians are welcome to join in the fellowship. Rotary is a community service organization made up of business professionals dedicated to service above self. Contact Chris Zabriskie at 240-346-4237 or

On Sept. 9 Arlington resident Amy Kowalski joined Jockey Person to Person as a direct sales consultant. Kowalski offers women’s apparel, sleepwear and activewear in a home party setting. Contact

Sowilo Consulting, LLC, which specializes in international sales strategies for U.S. firms, opened in Arlington in July after spending nine months in site selection across the country and in Japan. Sowilo Consulting, LLC can be reached at 571-431-6388 and is located at 2200 Wilson Boulevard; Suite 102-197, Arlington.

Marvelous Market is open at 888 N. Quincy St. Their product line includes specialty breads, pastries, desserts, freshly prepared entrees, sandwiches, salads, soups, and spreads. 703-807-1940.

David Lloyd Jr. of the Weichert, Realtors’ Arlington Office, was honored for regional awards in July. Lloyd Jr. led the region in resale revenue units and resale dollar volume.

On June 30, 2008, the Animal Welfare League of Arlington received its second consecutive four-star rating for sound fiscal management from Charity Navigator, America's premier charity evaluator.

Safari Technical Staffing LLC, an Arlington-based IT consulting firm, announced that Lisa Ellin has been selected to receive the prestigious Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award. This program is designed to acknowledge and pay tribute to outstanding women and minority business owners in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. The awards ceremony took place at the Inn and Conference Center at the University of Maryland University College in Adelphi, Maryland on Nov. 6.