The inRoads Blog is a collection of news, editorials and economic snapshots from the Alliance team about the Hampton Roads region, business community, global economy and more.
Submarine fiberoptic cables represent one of the most valuable commodities in this increasingly data-driven world - information flow. As middle ground between the east coast’s submarine cable landing sites in New York and Florida, Hampton Roads holds a unique position as the Mid-Atlantic gate keeper of that flow.Read More
The Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance (HREDA), the region’s lead economic development agency, announced Rick Weddle’s retirement from the role of CEO, effective December 31, 2018.Read More
Laura Hayes joined the Alliance in 2012 as an intern and has worked her way to her current position as Vice President of Business Development. Learn more about what makes her a valuable asset to the Alliance team.Read More
President & CEO Rick Weddle discusses the need for a new Governance Model and the changes that the Alliance will adopt in the 2018 year.Read More
Our 2nd Annual Economic Development Workshop took place on October 19 at ODU’s Virginia Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Center. This year’s workshop served as way to update the Alliance’s investors and create a plan for the upcoming 2018 year.Read More