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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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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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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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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

Press Release

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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One Degree Capital Supports Local Merchants on Small Business Saturday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – November 28, 2015 – By distributing over 200 helium balloons and 400 locally-produced donuts to the 70-plus merchants in the historic Town of Occoquan, Virginia, One Degree Capital helped local business owners prepare for “Small Business Saturday,” the official un-official shopping day founded by credit card company American Express. […]

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Making Your Business More Attractive To Lenders – New eBook Explains How

Occoquan, Virginia – September 2, 2015  3 Secrets to Getting Lenders to Chase You, written by Jenn Mathis of One Degree Capital, provides valuable insights on how business owners can make their businesses more attractive to lenders. The eBook, which launches today, is free and available for download at the company’s website, www.OneDegreeCapital.com. “Our eBook […]

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One Degree Capital Defines The Capital Desert At Meeting of Local Business Owners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – July 27, 2015  Using his own coined term “Capital Desert” during a panel discussion, Rod Loges, Founder and President of One Degree Capital, sought to explain why small business owners have such a hard time getting bank loans. The panel discussion, facilitated by 1 Million Cups Prince William, a […]

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One Degree Capital Challenges Business Owners During SBA Panel Discussion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – June 19, 2015  – Rod Loges, Founder and President of One Degree Capital, issued a challenge to small business owners during a recent panel discussion at SBA headquarters in Washington, DC. The expert panel, entitled Innovation and High Growth Potential Firms’ Access to Capital which included Rod Loges, Founder […]

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