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Tuesday, May 03, 2016
13 announcements creating 889 jobs and $104M in capital investment $36M projected new annual payroll and $864,000 tax revenue injections 502 business attraction meetings and 52 new projects Growing the region one opportunity at a time. Click here to view VGR's 2015 Annual Report
Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release, Economic, General News Article, Political
Monday, May 02, 2016
For Immediate Release: May 2, 2016 VGR to celebrate national Economic Development Week, hold public office hours COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA - Virginia's Gateway Region Economic Development Organization (VGR) will be celebrating Economic Development Week from May 8-14, holding public office hours on May 9. Economic Development Week was created by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Friday, April 29, 2016
Contact: Sarah Marks Fort Lee Federal Credit Union Phone 804 452 0736, ext. 135 Fax 804 458 1182 4495 Crossings Blvd Prince George, VA 23875 Phone 804 452 0736 Fax 804 458 1182 Fort Lee Federal Credit Union FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fort Lee Federal Credit Union’s Patsy Stuard Wins CEO of the Year April 27, 2016 Prince George, Virginia Patsy Stuard, Chief Executive Officer of Fort Lee Federal ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Political, Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Weekly Newsletter April 28, 2016 In the News Ardabell Named CEO of Bon Secours Virginia Health System On the Calendar April 30: Crater Training Academy Foundation Inaugural Benefit May 1-7: National Small Business Week May 8-14: Economic Development Week Partner Spotlight The Hopewell/Prince George Chamber of Commerce exists to create connections and provide solutions to encourage business ...read more
Categories: Education, Papers/Research, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Weekly Newsletter April 21, 2016 In the News Sabra and Hummus Take the Nation by Storm Job Seekers are Invited to Upcoming JTCC Career Fair In Pictures VGR's 55th Anniversary Celebration Partner Spotlight Leete Tire & Auto Center has spent the last 74 years delivering extensive auto repairs to satisfied customers throughout central Virginia. They focus on building strong customer ...read more
Friday, April 15, 2016
For Immediate Release: April 15, 2016 Regional economic development organization celebrates 55th anniversary, creation of over 10,000 jobs in 5 years COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA - Virginia's Gateway Region Economic Development Organization (VGR) welcomed more than 100 business and community leaders to celebrate 55 years of working together to create jobs and support local businesses. During a ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Weekly Newsletter April 14, 2016 In the News VSU Summer Enrichment Program Preps High Schoolers for Future in Agriculture Evonik is a Speciality Chemical Firm with Three Plants on Site Unemployment Falls in Most Virginia Metro Areas Partner Spotlight Carter Myers Automotive is a fourth generation, family-owned business proudly serving Virginians since 1924. After more than 90 years in the ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Contact: Sarah Marks Fort Lee Federal Credit Union Phone 804 452 0736, ext. 135 Fax 804 458 1182 4495 Crossings Blvd Prince George, VA 23875 Phone 804 452 0736 Fax 804 458 1182 Fort Lee Federal Credit Union Press Release: Fort Lee Federal Credit Union Supports Richard Bland Equine Center April 2016, Prince George, VA Fort Lee Federal Credit Union was pleased to present a donation of $1,000 to the ...read more
Categories: Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Deborah Barfield Williamson, JD, MPA Executive Director 804-721-9930 dwilliamson@shefva.org May 1 Deadline Approaching for SHEF Scholarships in Nursing and Allied Health Southside Health Education Foundation (SHEF) is accepting applications for its three competitive scholarship programs until May 1, 2015. For details on eligibility and to access the application ...read more
Categories: Education, Political, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Economic, Papers/Research
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Weekly Newsletter April 7, 2016 In the News New Retail Outlet Opens in Downtown Hopewell CCAM Appoints New President and Chief Executive Officer SEC Sees Opportunity in New Southside Virginia Training School On the Calendar April 14: 55th Anniversary Celebration Partner Spotlight Shamin Hotels has proudly spent the last 30 years perfecting its part in the hospitality industry. Shamin now ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, January 11, 2016
Invest Some Time on New Skills As you kick off the new year, commit to enhancing your productivity or learning a new skill. Our professional instructors and flexible schedules will allow you to move to the next level. Take a look at our NEW January – June 2016 Course Catalog January Courses Learn more about financial aid for training January 19 – February 5 ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest, Political