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.
Dr. Javaune Adams-Gaston, President of Norfolk State University sits down with the Alliance to discuss some of recent successes and new initiatives underway at Norfolk State University, as well as the role that the University plays in the regional economic development and why they chose to invest in the Alliance.Read More
In addition to the five recent prospect visits the Alliance hosted, the team also conducted numerous domestic and international marketing activities, attended three trade shows, two conferences and coordinated a visit to Richmond for the Alliance and 9 localities to meet with VEDP in September and October.Read More
Governor Ralph Northam today announced that DroneUp, a web and mobile platform for on-demand drone pilot services, will invest $130,000 to expand its headquarters operation in Virginia Beach. Virginia successfully competed with North Carolina for the project, which will create 41 new jobs.Read More
Governor Ralph Northam today announced that SRP Companies, a leading supplier to more than 60,000 retailers nationwide, will invest $1.16 million to relocate a substantial portion of its warehouse operations from Philadelphia, Utah, and Oklahoma to the City of Virginia Beach.
The Alliance Business Intelligence team dives into how offshore wind could make Hampton Roads a leader of renewable energy on the East Coast, while creating thousands of jobs for the local economy.Read More