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.
The Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance is very pleased to announce the hiring of Steve Herbert as Interim President & CEO and Chris Lemmon as Executive Vice President, who will serve as the organization’s first Chief Marketing Officer.Read More
The number of jobs requiring a high school diploma or less has consistently decreased since 2007. Learn how the City of Hampton is responding to this change in workforce needs with their Academies of Hampton program which features 16 different academies and 44 pathways for high school students to choose from.Read More
On October 26, 2018, the Alliance hosted a half-day leadership work session with Board members, key investors and public sector stakeholders. The purpose of the work session was to gain leadership input and guidance regarding the Alliance’s future direction and the 2019 budget and plan of work.Read More
The hard work and consistent efforts of our individual localities' economic development offices are key factors in the success of our regional economy and we congratulate them on their recent announcements.Read More
Hire Virginia is a state-wide recruiting partnership designed to engage Virginia-based university students with employers in the Hampton Roads area. Eight top universities will bring students to Norfolk on Nov. 5 to participate in an interview day.Read More