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Virginia Directory of Economic Development Organizations

Virginia Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe.

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe

  • Capital: Richmond
  • Population (2015 Est.): 8,382,993
  • Largest Cities (2015): Virginia Beach, 452,745; Norfolk, 246,393; Chesapeake, 235,429; Richmond, 220,289; Newport News, 182,385
  • Targeted Industries: Information Technology; Corporate Headquarters & Operations Centers; Transportation, Distribution & Logistics; Advanced Manufacturing; Life Sciences & Medical Technology; Professional & Business Services
  • Key Incentives: Commonwealth’s Opportunity Fund, Virginia Investment Partnership Grant, Virginia Economic Development Incentive Grant, Agriculture & Forestry Industries Development Fund, Tobacco Region Opportunity Fund, Port of Virginia Economic & Infrastructure Development Grant Program, Virginia Jobs Investment Program
  • GDP (All Industry 2015): $479.8 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

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Culpeper County Department of Economic Development

Carl B. Sachs
Director
101 Duke Street, Suite 116
Culpeper, VA 22701
540-727-3410
[email protected]
www.culpeperusa.com

An hour south of Washington, D.C., Culpeper boasts a skilled workforce, excellent real estate values, robust infrastructure and an outstanding quality of life. Culpeper, Virginia… light-speed business, star-filled skies.

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State Listings

  • Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity (SBSD)

    Tracey Jeter
    Director
    101 North 14th Street, 11th Floor
    Richmond, VA 23219
    P: 804-786-6585
    [email protected]
    www.vdba.virginia.gov
  • Virginia Economic Development Partnership

    Dan Gunderson
    Interim President & CEO
    901 East Byrd Street
    Richmond, VA 23219
    P: 804-545-5616
    [email protected]
    www.yesvirginia.org

 

Utility Listings

  • Dominion Virginia Power

    R. Kent Hill
    Senior Manager, Economic Development
    P.O. Box 26666
    Richmond, VA 23261
    P: 804-771-4987
    [email protected]
    www.dom.com

 

Regional Listings

  • Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development

    Helen Cauthen
    President
    2211 Hydraulic Road, Suite 104
    Charlottesville, VA 22901
    P: 434-979-5610
    [email protected]
    www.centralvirginia.org
  • Commonwealth Regional Council

    Mary Hickman
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box P, One Mill Street, Suite 202
    Farmville, VA 23901
    P: 434-392-6104
    [email protected]
    www.virginiasheartland.org
  • Fredericksburg Regional Alliance

    Curry Roberts
    President
    1125 Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 240 (P.O. Box 119)
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    P: 540-361-7373
    [email protected]
    www.fredregion.com
  • New River Valley Economic Development Alliance

    Charlie Jewell
    Executive Director
    6226 University Park Drive, Suite 2200
    Radford, VA 24141
    P: 540-239-3490
    [email protected]
    www.nrvalliance.org
  • Roanoke Regional Partnership

    Beth Doughty
    Executive Director
    111 Franklin Plaza, Suite 333
    Roanoke, VA 24011
    P: 540-343-1550, ext. 102
    [email protected]
    www.roanoke.org
  • Shenandoah Valley Partnership

    Carrie H. Chenery
    Executive Director
    PO Box 2241
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    P: 540-568-3259
    [email protected]
    www.shenandoah-valley.biz
  • Southern Virginia Regional Alliance

    Steve Bridges
    Director of Economic Development
    150 Slayton Avenue
    Danville, VA 24540
    P: 434-766-6707
    [email protected]
    www.gosouthernvirginia.com
  • Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority

    Jonathan S. Belcher
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 1060
    Lebanon, VA 24266
    P: 276-889-0381
    [email protected]
    www.vaceda.org
  • Virginia’s Gateway Region Economic Development Organization

    Renee Chapline
    President & CEO
    256 E. Ellerslie Avenue, Suite D
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
    P: (804) 732-8971
    [email protected]
    www.gatewayregion.com
  • Virginia’s Region 2000 Business & Economic Development Alliance

    Megan A. Lucas, CEcD
    CEO
    828 Main Street, 12th Floor
    Lynchburg, VA 24504
    P: 434-847-1447, ext. 314
    [email protected]
    www.region2000.org

 

County Listings

  • Alleghany Highlands Economic Development Corporation

    Marla Akridge
    Executive Director
    1000 Dabney Drive, Suite 510
    Clifton Forge, VA 24422
    P: 540-862-0936
    [email protected]
    www.ahedc.com
  • Appomattox County Economic Development Authority

    Susan M. Adams
    County Administrator
    153-A Morton Lane, P.O. Box 863
    Appomattox, VA 24522
    P: 434-352-2637
    [email protected]
    www.appomattoxcountyva.gov
  • Arlington County Economic Development

    Victor L. Hoskins
    Director
    1100 North Glebe Road, Suite 1500
    Arlington, VA 22201
    P: 703-228-0808
    [email protected]
    www.arlingtonvirginiausa.com
  • Bedford County Economic Development

    Traci Blido
    Director
    122 East Main Street, Suite 202
    Bedford, VA 24523
    P: 540-587-5670, ext. 1371
    [email protected]
    www.bedfordeconomicdevelopment.com
  • Brunswick County Industrial Development Authority

    Joan V. Moore
    Executive Director
    116 West Hicks Street
    Lawrenceville, VA 23868
    P: 434-848-0248
    [email protected]
    www.bcida.org
  • Campbell County Department of Economic Development

    Mike Davidson
    Director
    P.O. Box 100
    Rustburg, VA 24588
    P: 434-592-9595
    [email protected]
    www.campbellvirginia.com
  • Culpeper County Department of Economic Development

    Carl B. Sachs
    Director
    101 Duke Street, Suite 116
    Culpeper, VA 22701
    P: 540-727-3410
    [email protected]
    www.culpeperusa.com
  • Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

    Catherine W. Riley
    Vice President, Marketing
    8300 Boone Boulevard, Suite 450
    Vienna, VA 22182
    P: 703-790-0600
    [email protected]
    www.fairfaxcountyeda.org
  • Franklin Southampton Economic Development, Inc.

    Amanda C. Jarratt
    President & CEO
    601 North Mechanic Street, Suite 300
    Franklin, VA 23851
    P: 757-562-1958
    [email protected]
    www.franklinsouthamptonva.com
  • Frederick County Economic Development Authority

    Patrick Barker, CEcD
    Executive Director
    45 East Boscawen Street
    Winchester, VA 22601
    P: 540-665-0973
    [email protected]
    www.yesfrederickva.com
  • Henrico County Economic Development Authority

    Toney Hall
    Director of Marketing
    4300 East Parham Road
    Henrico, VA 23228
    P: 804-501-7654
    [email protected]
    www.henrico.com
  • James City County Office of Economic Development

    Russell Seymour
    Director
    101-D Mounts Bay Drive
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    P: 757-253-6607
    [email protected]
    www.yesjamescitycountyva.com/
  • Joint Industrial Development Authority of Wythe County

    David Manley
    Executive Director
    190 South First Street
    Wytheville, VA 24382
    P: 276-223-3370
    [email protected]
    www.wytheida.org
  • Loudoun County Department of Economic Development

    Buddy Rizer, CEcD
    Executive Director
    1 Harrison Street SE, P.O. Box 7000
    Leesburg, VA 20177-7000
    P: 703-777-0592
    [email protected]
    biz.loudoun.gov
  • Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation

    Mark Heath
    President & CEO
    191 Fayette St., Third Floor
    Martinsville, VA 24114
    P: 276-403-5940
    [email protected]
    www.yesmartinsville.com
  • Mecklenburg County

    Angie Kellett
    Director of Economic Development
    P.O. Box 307
    Boydton, VA 23917
    P: 434-738-6388
    [email protected]
    www.mecklenburgva.com
  • Nelson County Economic Development

    Maureen A. Kelley
    Director
    84 Courthouse Square, P.O. Box 336
    Lovingston, VA 22949
    P: 434-263-7015
    [email protected]
    www.nelsoncounty-va.gov
  • Orange County Economic Development

    Thomas Miller
    Director
    112 West Main Street, P.O. Box 111
    Orange, VA 22960
    P: 540-672-1238
    [email protected]
    www.thinkorangeva.com
  • Prince William County Economic Development

    Jeffrey Kaczmarek
    Executive Director
    13575 Heathcote Boulevard, Suite 240
    Gainesville, VA 20155
    P: 703-792-5500
    [email protected]
    www.pwcecondev.org
  • Pulaski County

    Michael Solomon
    Economic Development Director
    143 Third Street NW, Suite 1
    Pulaski, VA 24301
    P: 540-980-7737
    [email protected]
    www.pulaskicounty.org
  • Rappahannock County

    John McCarthy
    County Administrator
    P.O. Box 519
    Washington, VA 22747
    P: 540-675-5330
    [email protected]
    www.rappahannockcountyva.gov
  • Roanoke County Department of Economic Development

    Jill B. Loope
    Director
    5204 Bernard Drive, P.O. Box 29800
    Roanoke, VA 24018
    P: 540-772-2124
    [email protected]
    www.yesroanoke.com
  • Spotsylvania County Department of Economic Development

    Tom Rumora
    Director
    9019 Old Battlefield Boulevard, Suite 310
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    P: 540-507-7201
    [email protected]
    www.spotsylvania.org
  • York County Office of Economic Development

    James W. Noel, Jr.
    Director
    224 Ballard Street, P.O. Box 612
    Yorktown, VA 23690
    P: 757-890-3317
    [email protected]
    ww.yorkcounty.gov

 

City Listings

  • Access Bristol (Bristol Office of Economic Development)

    Andrew O. Trivette
    Director of Community & Economic Development
    P.O. Box 16397, 15022 Lee Highway
    Bristol, VA 24209-6397
    P: 276-645-7471
    [email protected]
    www.accessbristolva.com
  • Alexandria Economic Development Partnership, Inc.

    Stephanie Landrum
    President & CEO
    625 North Washington Street, Suite 400
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    P: 703-739-3820, ext. 5344
    [email protected]
    www.alexecon.org
  • Chase City

    Virginia W. Petersen
    Treasurer
    319 North Main Street
    Chase City, VA 23924
    P: 434-372-5136
    [email protected]
    www.chasecity.org
  • City of Charlottesville Office of Economic Development

    Chris Engel, CEcD
    Director of Economic Development
    610 East Market Street, Room B230, P.O. Box 911
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    P: 434-970-3111
    [email protected]
    www.charlottesville.org
  • City of Chesapeake Economic Development Agency

    Steven C. Wright
    Director
    676 Independence Parkway, Suite 200
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    P: 757-382-8040
    [email protected]
    www.chesapeakeva.biz
  • City of Colonial Heights

    Karen T. Epps
    Economic Development Director
    201 James Avenue
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
    P: 804-898-3002
    [email protected]
    www.colonialheightsva.gov
  • City of Covington

    J. B. Broughman
    Interim City Manager
    333 West Locust Street
    Covington, VA 24426
    P: 540-965-6300
    [email protected]
    www.covington.va.us
  • City of Danville Office of Economic Development

    Telly D. Tucker
    Director
    427 Patton Street, Suite 203, P.O. Box 3300
    Danville, VA 24543
    P: 434-793-1753
    [email protected]
    www.discoverdanville.com
  • City of Fairfax

    Nicole Hange
    Economic Development Director
    City Hall, 10455 Armstrong Street, Room 316
    Fairfax, VA 22030
    P: 703-385-7851
    [email protected]
    www.fairfaxva.gov
  • City of Fredericksburg Economic Development

    Karen Hedelt
    Director
    706 Caroline Street
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    P: 540-372-1216
    [email protected]
    www.fredericksburgva.gov
  • City of Hopewell

    Charles E. Dane
    Assistant City Manager
    300 North Main Street
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    P: 804-541-2221
    [email protected]
    www.hopewellva.gov
  • City of Manassas

    Patrick J. Small, CEcD
    Economic Development Director
    9027 Center Street
    Manassas, VA 20110
    P: 703-257-8881
    [email protected]
    www.manassascity.org
  • City of Manassas Park

    Ryan Gandy
    Economic Development Manager
    City Hall, One Park Center
    Manassas Park, VA 20111
    P: 703-930-5709
    [email protected]
    www.cityofmanassaspark.us
  • City of Norton

    Fred Ramey
    City Manager
    618 Virginia Avenue, NW
    Norton, VA 24273
    P: 276-679-1160
    [email protected]
    www.nortonva.org
  • City of Petersburg

    Reginald Tabor
    Economic Development Projects Manager
    400 East Washington Street
    Petersburg, VA 23803
    P: 804-733-2352
    [email protected]
    www.petersburg-va.org
  • City of Salem Department of Planning

    Melinda J. Payne
    Director of Planning & Community Development
    114 North Broad Street (P.O. Box 869)
    Salem, VA 24153-0869
    P: 540-375-3007
    [email protected]
    www.salemva.gov
  • City of Waynesboro Office of Economic Development and Tourism

    Greg Hitchin
    Director
    301 West Main Street
    Waynesboro, VA 22980
    P: 540-942-6779
    [email protected]
    www.waynesborobusiness.com
  • Clarksville Chamber of Commerce

    Sheila Cuykendall
    Executive Director
    321 Virginia Avenue
    Clarksville, VA 23927
    P: 434-374-8177
    [email protected]
    www.clarksvilleva.org
  • Downtown Hampton Development Partnership

    Jimmy Cerracchio
    Executive Director
    710 Settlers Landing Road
    Hampton, VA 23669
    P: 757-727-1271
    [email protected]
    www.downtownhampton.com
  • Falls Church Office of Economic Development

    Richard Goff
    Director
    300 Park Avenue, Suite 301 East
    Falls Church, VA 22046
    P: 703-248-5491
    [email protected]
    www.fallschurchva.gov
  • Greater Richmond Partnership

    Barry I. Matherly
    President & CEO
    901 East Byrd Street, Suite 801
    Richmond, VA 23219
    P: 804-343-6970
    [email protected]
    www.grpva.com
  • Lynchburg Office of Economic Development (LOED)

    Marjette G. Upshur
    Director
    900 Church Street
    Lynchburg, VA 24504
    P: 434-455-4490
    [email protected]
    www.opportunitylynchburg.com
  • Newport News Economic/Industrial Development Authority

    Florence Kingston
    Director of Development
    2400 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor
    Newport News, VA 23607
    P: 757-926-3504
    [email protected]
    www.newportnewsva.com
  • Norfolk Department of Development

    Sarah Parker
    Assistant Director - Marketing
    500 East Main Street, Suite 1500
    Norfolk, VA 23510
    P: 757-664-4338
    [email protected]
    www.norfolkdevelopment.com
  • Portsmouth Department of Economic Development

    Mallory C. Butler, CEcD
    Interim Director
    200 High Street, Suite 200
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    P: 757-393-8804
    [email protected]
    www.portsmouthvaed.com
  • Richmond Department of Economic & Community Development

    Douglas Dunlap
    Interim Director
    1500 East Main Street, Suite 400
    Richmond, VA 23219
    P: 804-646-6822
    [email protected]
    www.yesrichmondva.com
  • South Hill

    Kim Callis
    Town Manager
    211 S. Mecklenburg Ave
    South Hill, VA 23970
    P: 434-447-3191
    [email protected]
    www.southhillva.org
  • Staunton Department of Economic Development

    William “Billy” Vaughn
    Director
    116 West Beverley Street (P.O. Box 58)
    Staunton, VA 24402
    P: 540-332-3869
    [email protected]
    www.stauntonbusiness.com/
  • Suffolk Department of Economic Development

    Kevin Hughes
    Director
    440 Market Street, P.O. Box 1858
    Suffolk, VA 23439
    P: 757-514-4043
    [email protected]
    www.suffolkva.us
  • The City of Harrisonburg, Virginia

    Brian B. Shull
    Economic Development Director
    409 S. Main Street, Suite 338
    Harrisonburg, VA 22801
    P: 540-432-7736
    [email protected]
    www.harrisonburgdevelopment.com
  • Town of Altavista

    John Waverly Coggsdale, III
    Town Manager
    510 Seventh Street, P.O. Box 420
    Altavista, VA 24517
    P: 434-369-5001
    [email protected]
    www.altavistava.gov
  • Town of Amherst

    Jack Hobbs
    Town Manager
    P.O. Box 280
    Amherst, VA 24521-0280
    P: 434-946-7885
    [email protected]
    www.amherstva.gov
  • Town of Blacksburg

    Marc Verniel
    Town Manager
    300 South Main Street
    Blacksburg, VA 24060
    P: 540-961-1130
    [email protected]
    www.blacksburg.gov
  • Town of Blackstone

    Philip Vannoorbeeck
    Town Manager
    100 West Elm Street
    Blackstone, VA 23824
    P: 434-292-7251
    [email protected]
    www.townofblackstoneva.com
  • Town of Bridgewater

    Bob Holton
    Superintendent
    201 Green Street
    Bridgewater, VA 22812
    P: 540-828-3390
    [email protected]
    http://town.bridgewater.va.us
  • Town of Buchanan

    Mary Zirkle
    Town Manager
    19753 Main Street, P.O. Box 205
    Buchanan, VA 24066
    P: 540-254-1212, ext. 3
    [email protected]
    www.townofbuchanan.com
  • Town of Dublin

    William Parker
    Town Manager
    P.O. Box 1066
    Dublin, VA 24084
    P: 540-674-4798
    [email protected]
    www.dublintown.org
  • Town of Leesburg

    Marantha Edwards
    Economic Development Director
    202 Church St, S.E.
    Leesburg, VA 20176
    P: 703-737-7019
    [email protected]
    www.leesburgva.gov
  • Town of Pulaski

    John White
    Economic Development Director
    42 1st Street, NW
    Pulaski, VA 24301
    P: 540-994-8631
    [email protected]
    www.pulaskitown.org
  • Virginia Beach Economic Development

    Warren D. Harris
    Director
    222 Central Park Avenue, Suite 1000
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    P: 757-385-6464
    [email protected]
    www.yesvirginiabeach.com
  • Winchester Economic Redevelopment

    Kimberly Murray
    Director
    15 North Cameron Street
    Winchester, VA 22601
    P: 540-772-7577
    [email protected]
    www.winchesterva.gov