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WorkAway Solutions Partners with General Assembly

WorkAway Solutions becomes the first Fairfax-based co-working location to support Booz Allen Hamilton’s multi-year initiative to address the data science skills gap.

Springfield, VA. (May 1, 2018) – Leading community-based co-working hub, WorkAway Solutions, today announced an agreement with nationally recognized training provider General Assembly to serve as a local professional development venue for the global management consulting firm, Booz Allen Hamilton, as the company expands its data science workforce in 2018.  This agreement marks WorkAway as the first Fairfax County-based company to facilitate Booz Allen’s organization-wide initiative.

General Assembly, spearheaded the agreement with WorkAway (WA) co-founder, Susan King Glosby. Glosby notes that the alliance is a natural extension of WA’s mission to support and empower locally-based employees, and businesses that are community-based or have a national footprint.

“Entering an agreement with General Assembly is an organic fit for WorkAway because our co-working space is focused on building community by providing a place for entrepreneurs, professionals, and businesses to work, collaborate, and grow,” said Glosby, co-founder of WorkAway Solutions. “Booz Allen is supporting our local economy as well as providing their employees with a professional development program that is located conveniently enough to promote work-life balance.” 

WorkAway will host two data science classes for Booz Allen employees over the course of 10 weeks. The evening classes will be held Monday through Thursday. During normal business hours and weekends, WorkAway will continue providing co-working services along with scheduled networking events, professional workshops, seminars and speaking series.

For more information about WorkAway Solutions’ co-working services, events and community partnership opportunities, visit: www.workawaysolutions.com or contact Susan King Glosby at info@workawaysolutions.com.

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About WorkAway Solutions

WorkAway Solutions is a privately-held, local, women-owned co-working location serving Fairfax County from our Springfield, VA office. We have built our co-working space with the belief that personal and professional communities are the foundation on which socially conscious organization are built. We are a community of entrepreneurs, freelancers, professionals, remote workers, and creators, and we invite you to share a space where passionate people can realize their dreams, together. More info can be found at www.workawaysolutions.com.

About Booz Allen Hamilton

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than one hundred years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise.

About General Assembly
General Assembly (GA) is advancing the future of work by equipping individuals and corporations alike with the most in-demand 21st-century skills. Offering training and assessments in web development, data science, digital marketing, and more, GA is building transparent career pathways for people, and sustainable, diverse talent pipelines for employers. With 20 locations, immersive online offerings, onsite trainings for the Fortune 500, and a global community of professionals nearly 1 million strong, GA is the leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions.

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