About Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. is ranked in the top 5 metro areas for venture capital investment in the nation, and for good reason. The community has a high concentration of engineers in the workforce, and the distribution of startups per industry is heavily tech-focused. Many of these startups are geared towards meeting unique federal government needs which are constant but ever-evolving.
George Washington University, 1776, and Georgetown University all support startups in the D.C. area that are streamlining government services and helping make the nation’s capital more nimble and responsive to modern needs.