Block one, EOS parent company, is opening its fourth site located in the Washington, D.C.
Block.one LLC on September 23rd, announced that it is opening new headquarters for its United States operations arm in the region of Arlington, Virginia, located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The office will reportedly create 170 jobs over a period of three years. CEO of Block.one, Brendan Blumer said:
“Its proximity to the nation’s capital positions us close to the policy innovation around digital assets and distributed ledger technology in the U.S. This expansion opens up important new avenues of talent expansions for us at a time when there is rapidly increasing demand for blockchain-based technologies.”
Ralph Northam, Virginia Governor, recently said that Block.one would invest $10 million into the Arlington area. Northam stated that the new headquarters will improve Virginia’s reputation with the IT sector.