The VHEDC serves as a conduit for business resources at local, regional, and state levels for the purpose of facilitating business expansion and retention efforts.
With access to policy makers, academics, executives and thought-leaders from across the region, VHEDC makes connections for our investors.
We provide investors with assistance to expand locally, facilitates introductions to foster partnerships, promotes advocacy for business-friendly policies, and supports projects and infrastructure that enhance the region. We also provide opportunities to network, gain business education, and serve the community. We listen and respond to local business concerns with confidentiality and responsiveness.
Through an influential board of directors and strategic committees and partnerships, we provide investors with a forum to shape and engage in the area’s economic development plan, creating a measurable impact on jobs and quality of life.