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VA State And Local Leaders Convene To Kick Off CEB Tower Project
Gov. McAuliffe and Arlington County Board Chair Jay Fisette Join CEB CEO Tom Monahan for Official Groundbreaking Event and to Celebrate Company's Ongoing Contributions to Economic Development in Rosslyn

CEB (NYSE: CEB) the leading member-based advisory company, today announced it will host an official groundbreaking ceremony for its new global headquarters in Rosslyn, VA on Sept. 23, 2014. The event, which officially kicks off development of the JBG-owned "CEB Tower" will feature remarks from Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, Arlington County Board Chair, Jay Fisette and CEB Chairman & CEO, Tom Monahan. Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade, Maurice Jones, will also be in attendance. A brief Q&A will follow.

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CEB Tower Groundbreaking


VA Governor Terry McAuliffe  

CEB Chairman & CEO Tom Monahan

Arlington County Board Chair Jay Fisette

VA Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones

JBG Managing Director Brian Coulter


Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


1201 Wilson Blvd (corner of Wilson & N Moore)

Rosslyn, VA.  22209


CEB will be the marquee tenant in CEB Tower, a mixed-use complex being developed by The JBG Companies, in one of the most dynamic commercial areas in the world. The property will support CEB's next-generation workplace plans and accommodate its growing global requirements. The company plans to occupy CEB Tower in 2018.

"We are excited for CEB Tower development to begin and to have a tangible representation of our commitment both to capturing economic leverage from our growth and to equipping our current and future employees with the workspace and tools they need to thrive," said CEB's Monahan. "Our new headquarters will reinforce the strength and reach of our brand and our focus on Virginia and the National Capital Region as a home for, and source of, world-class talent."

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe added, "We are excited to celebrate CEB's impressive global headquarters operation, and the 800 new jobs the company plans to add are a significant step in our goal to build a New Virginia Economy. An investment of this magnitude is a tremendous testament to the confidence CEB has in Arlington County and the Commonwealth as it continues to grow and create the workspace and technology for jobs of the 21st century. We look forward to CEB's continued success in Virginia for years to come."

Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones said, "Ensuring that Virginia remains home to CEB's global headquarters was of utmost priority to the Administration, and I am delighted to be a part of the groundbreaking ceremony. Virginia values CEB as a strong corporate partner, and we remain committed to helping facilitate CEB's future success in Arlington County in any way we can."


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About CEB

CEB, the leading member-based advisory company, equips more than 10,000 organizations around the globe with insights, tools, and actionable solutions to transform enterprise performance. By combining advanced research and analytics with best practices from member companies, CEB helps leaders realize outsized returns by more effectively managing talent, information, customers, and risk. Member companies include nearly 90% of the Fortune 500, more than 75% of the Dow Jones Asian Titans, and 85% of the FTSE 100. More at  

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/PRNewswire/ -- Sept. 16, 2014/