Category: Press Release

2018 Scholarship Winner Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tysons, Virginia – June 4, 2018 –  By the time Carson Morell unlocks the door to De Clieu Coffee & Sandwiches at 7am, he has already been up for hours having exercised at home before prepping the shop for morning commuters who are in desperate need of java. This morning Carson was [...]
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National Program to Connect and Educate Entrepreneurs Opens in Tysons

Boasting a “Love of Business Owners” 1 Million Cups Fairfax County Hosts Inaugural Meeting on Valentine’s Day   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tysons, Virginia – February 14, 2018 –  Red roses, beer samples and lots of coffee were just the beginning of the treats that greeted the standing-room-only crowd of the inaugural 1 Million Cups Fairfax […]

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Press Release: Scholarship Seeking To Reward Young Entrepreneurs Enters Second Year

Scholarship now open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tysons, Virginia – February 8, 2018 – The John Mathis Entrepreneurial Spirit Award, named after the father of One Degree Capital co-founder Jenn Mathis, is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 academic year scholarship award. Established in 2016, the scholarship award seeks to encourage the entrepreneurial spirit of youths. The inaugural scholarship […]

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Press Release: One Degree Capital will Participate in the National Governor’s Association Roundtable on Entrepreneurship

the nation's capitol where One Degree Capital participated in a roundtable on etrepreneurship

Rod Loges, Founder and President of One Degree Capital, will participate in the National Governor’s Association Roundtable on Fostering Entrepreneurship in the States, on December 1st in the nation’s capital. This important discussion will feature representatives from state government, philanthropy, and academics. Rod Loges brings unique expertise to this distinguished group of experts. His experience […]

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ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT SCHOLARSHIP WINNER ANNOUNCED: Recipient Always Dreamed Of Becoming A Small Business Owner

Crafted by Des

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – August 8, 2017 – Destini Sapp, owner of Crafted by Des, 2017 graduate of Mason County High School in Maysville, Kentucky, and entering freshman at Northern Kentucky University, is the first recipient of One Degree Capital’s annual John Mathis Entrepreneurial Spirit Award. As a young entrepreneur, Destini puts her […]

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Local Lender Expands Free Q&A Series for Business Owners

Capital Over Coffee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – August 7, 2017 – Local business capital advisor and direct lender One Degree Capital is expanding their successful series “Capital Over Coffee.” These informal forums are hosted at local coffee shops throughout the DC Metro area providing local business owners an opportunity to ask questions about finding and securing […]

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Rare Insights At Rare Bird: Informal Business Lending Q&A Supported Local Biz Owners

Rare Bird Coffee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Falls Church, Virginia – June 23, 2017 – One Degree Capital hosted a sold-out event that gave local business owners the opportunity to ask questions about finding and securing business loans without the hassle and formality of going through an entire loan application process. The event was held last Wednesday at Rare […]

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Capital Over Coffee: Local Lender To Host Informal Q&A For Business Owners Seeking Financing

Capital Over Coffee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Falls Church, Virginia – June 20, 2017 – local business capital advisor One Degree Capital will host an informal event providing Falls Church area business owners an opportunity to ask questions about finding and securing business loans in an informal setting without the hassle and formality of going through a loan application […]

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Neighborhood Business To Support Occoquan Merchants during Local Shopping Day

One Degree Staff prepping balloons for 2015 Small Business Saturday event.

Free Balloons, Prizes Exclusively for Town Merchants FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – November 22, 2016 – Merchants in the Town of Occoquan, Virginia, will get a boost to their marketing efforts this Saturday as they prepare to entice local shoppers into their businesses. This Saturday, November 26, 2016, is a heavily promoted national day […]

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New Scholarship Award Focuses on Youth and Small Business Owners

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Applications Now Being Accepted For 2016-17 Academic Year FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – November 1, 2016 – The John Mathis Entrepreneurial Spirit Award, named after the father of One Degree Capital co-founder Jenn Mathis, is now accepting applications for its inaugural 2016-17 academic year scholarship award. “Daddy continues to be an enormous inspiration to […]

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