Company founded by Corcoran Alumna wins 2009 Fairfax Innovation Center Award

August 10, 2009

The Corcoran College of Art + Design congratulates alumna Mary Welch Higgins for her company’s reception of the 2009 Fairfax Innovation Center Award, presented by the City of Fairfax Economic Development Authority.

Higgins founded Distinct Studios, Inc. in 2005 as a multimedia development company specializing in non-commercial creative and educational applications. The Innovation Center award goes to a current entrepreneur of the Fairfax Innovation Center that exemplifies excellence and promise for the future.

Higgins graduated from the Corcoran College of Art + Design with her BFA in 1986.