17 Mar Groundbreaking Ceremony
STAFFORD, Virginia — Stafford County Board of Supervisors Mr. Robert “Bob” Woodson of the Griffis-Widewater District and Ms. Susan E. Stimpson of the Falmouth District today joined Patricio Enterprises, Inc. (PE) President Gabe Patricio, Corporate Treasurer Nelia Patricio; Patricio Group, LLC Partners Courtney Patricio, Sean Patricio and Matthew Patricio; DM | Architects Rui Duarte and Steve Medeiros; and Development Consulting Services, PLC owner Samer Shalaby in a ceremonial groundbreaking of PE’s future headquarters at 525 Corporate Drive in the Quantico Corporate Center at Stafford, VA.
PE announced in October 2010 that its future headquarters would be located in the Quantico Corporate Center at Stafford, VA. The1.97-acre parcel of land and the future 30,000-square-foot building are owned by Patricio Group, LLC. The three-story building offering Class A office space is being developed and designed by Development Consulting Services, PLC and DM | Architects respectively. PE intends to move to its new headquarters and be fully operational in the new building by the end of 2011.
President Gabe Patricio said the decision to operate since 2005 and to build in “business-friendly” Stafford County has been an intentional, strategic decision since PE’s founding. PE operates in 8 states across the U.S., Washington, D.C., and in Japan with approximately 190 employees.
About Quantico Corporate Center at Stafford, VA
The Quantico Corporate Center is an 85-acre campus providing 1,000,000 sq. ft. of office space capacity within 10 to 12 buildings. The Quantico Corporate Center, bordered by Interstate 95 and US Route 1, provides excellent proximity to Marine Corps Base Quantico and a convenient reverse commute from the Nation’s Capital.
Incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia, Patricio Enterprises (PE) began operations in 2005. PE became a Small Business Administration certified 8(a) program participant in June 2005 followed by verification as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business by the Center for Veterans Enterprise in July 2009.
PE currently operates in five business groups that are aligned by client competencies. Each business group provides professional services as independent entities linked by management, processes and web enabled management systems. Each is structured to facilitate execution of discrete tasks with low indirect rates and highly competitive labor rates.
Gabe Patricio, President