22 CityLink Gains Another Partner and a Global Headquarters
JKH Holdings to move global headquarters to 22 CityLink’s Gramercy District
CHANTILLY, Va., Jan. 24, 2017 — 22 CityLink announced today that JKH Holdings, in addition to being selected as a technology partner, will move their global headquarters to 22 CityLink’s inaugural smart city development named Gramercy District. JKH Holdings will become a resident at Gramercy District: where entrepreneurs, businesses, academia and governments can flourish through technology, collaboration and innovation.
JKH Holdings is a highly-diversified business conglomerate that delivers leading engineering, software and manufacturing services to global companies in telecom, health care, industrial, energy and transportation sectors. JKH Holdings will integrate their best-in-class ‘Concept-to-Product’ approach into 22 CityLink Smart City Platform™ to accelerate the innovation of smart city development.
“We see numerous opportunities to leverage JKH Holdings’ robust capabilities to speed up development cycles of innovative technologies for our smart cities and our customers,” said Minh Le, managing partner of 22 CityLink. “With JKH Holdings, we can quickly create a state-of-the-art product concept, build it, prove it and deliver it. They’re a one-stop-shop for building anything we need for our smart city and IoT solutions, keeping up with our fast-paced environment.”
Gramercy District, the international ‘Innovation Campus’, will be 22 CityLink’s first ground-up development located in the Greater Washington area in Loudoun County. The focus for this smart city is to create a sustainable model for solving real-world problems through an on-site community of international partners and mid-market companies, and Concept Foundry™, an immersive education, co-working and startup accelerator environment.
“We are excited to move our headquarters to Gramercy District–a location where we can work and participate directly with this pioneering smart city initiative that is reshaping industries and the way people live,” said Javad Hassan, chairman and founder of JKH Holdings. “This partnership will give us the opportunity to collaborate and create leading-edge solutions, solving today’s problems to build tomorrow’s future. By leveraging 22 CityLink’s world-class resources, we can expand into new markets, furthering JKH Holdings’ position as a leading innovator in end-to-end solutions.”
JKH Holdings joins Microsoft, Avaya, Center for Innovative Technology, George Washington University, Neon Mobile, FedBid and others as 22 CityLink continues to develop its suite of products.
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About 22 CityLink
22 CityLink is a global leader in smart city development and technology. Through their dedication to providing complete urban, technology and education solutions, 22 CityLink is revolutionizing every aspect of the way people live. Whether you are a real estate developer, small business, international company, local government, citizen, software developer or a student, they have developed a suite of products that provide the personalized, intuitive and robust functionality needed to make your vision achievable.
Their goal is to deliver an immersive experience, predict and solve real-world problems, and learn from every interaction. Welcome to The Future of Living™.
About Gramercy District
Gramercy District, the international “Innovation Campus”, is a smart city development strategically located in Loudoun County, Va. It is a fully entitled 2.5+ million square-foot, $500+ million development located at a premier transit-oriented location. Gramercy District abuts the Dulles Greenway (Route 267)–the major highway connecting central Loudoun County, to Fairfax County, Arlington and Washington, D.C. The mixed-use development is located within close proximity to Washington Dulles International Airport and is at the future Silver Line Ashburn Metro Station, opening in late 2019. This project is the first smart city in the region and one of the first in the country. For more information, visit gramercydistrict.com. Follow Gramercy District on Twitter @Gramercy_D.
About JKH Holdings
JKH Holdings is a global conglomerate comprised of companies in a multitude of technology and service areas, including Internet of Things and Fiber Optic interconnect solutions for smart infrastructure, Healthcare IT, RF & Microwave, Embedded Solutions, Software Development and Electronic Manufacturing Services. Offering an unparalleled “Concept-to-Product” capability for customization and commercialization, JKH Holdings provides multi-discipline R&D and TL9000-certified manufacturing expertise to more than 400 customers including numerous Fortune 100 companies. With over 4,000 employees spread across 5 geographic regions, the companies of JKH Holdings generate revenue of $400 Million annually. Business offices located in all major markets globally are supported by Research and Development and Product Fulfillment Centers in India, utilizing nearly 700,000 square feet of manufacturing space. To learn more about JKH Holdings, please visit the company website at www.jkh.holdings.