Governor Northam Announces 600 New Jobs in McLean

Governor Northam Announces 600 New Jobs in McLean

Governor Ralph Northam announced that Appian (Nasdaq: APPN), a leading low-code and business process management platform provider, will invest $28.4 million to expand its headquarters operation in Fairfax County. The company will move into Valo Park, the 785,000-square-foot multi-tenant campus owned by Tamares Group at 7950 Jones Branch Drive in McLean. The project will retain 600 existing jobs and create 600 new jobs over the next five years.

“After nearly 20 years in the Commonwealth, we are honored that Appian will reinvest and expand its headquarters in Fairfax County, creating hundreds of good jobs,” said Gov. Northam. “Virginia’s leading position in the technology sector makes us a great home for cutting-edge companies as they grow and create economic opportunity in communities like Fairfax County. We look forward to our continued partnership with Appian and more announcements like this one in Northern Virginia and across our Commonwealth.”

Appian provides a low-code software development platform that enables organizations to develop applications quickly. The applications created on Appian’s platform help companies drive digital transformation and competitive differentiation. For more information, visit