Southwest Virginia’s e-Region
electronic IT | energy | education
emerging technologies | entrepreneurs
Why Should You Choose Southwest Virginia’s
e-Region for Your Business?
Strategically located in the eastern U.S., the region offers an ideal location to serve markets in the East, Mid-America and the world. Our region offers a qualified workforce, a pro-business environment, plus low tax rates, sites and buildings with infrastructure in place, unique incentive programs, and excellent quality of life for employers and their employees.
Find Your Place in Southwest Virginia’s e-Region
Discover what Southwest Virginia’s e-Region has to offer businesses looking for an East Coast location, growing businesses in the region’s communities and families seeking an excellent quality of life in southwestern Virginia, ranked as a top state for business. Southwest Virginia’s e-Region is focused on electronic information technology, energy, education, emerging technologies and entrepreneurs.
Locating here, your company has access to tailored workforce training such as fast track software programming, IT help desk or advanced manufacturing technology. The region offers training in mechatronics, robotics, 3D printing, drone technology, cyber security, environmental technologies as well as software engineering.
Pro Business and Exceptional Living
Low taxes and cost of living, a pro business environment, plus outstanding scenery and unique amenities make locating and living in our corner of Virginia a good decision. Having virtual employees, teleworking, or sharing co-working spaces are also options in our region.
Unique Incentive Programs
The Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority offers several unique incentive and financing programs designed to bring jobs and economic diversification to Southwest Virginia’s e-Region. Aggressive financing packages can be offered, including one for companies new to Virginia.
Three Wise County Projects to Expand Telehealth Access Funded by VCEDAWISE, VA – FEBRUARY 23, 2024 — Three grants totaling $332,250 to expand service and to finance the provision of Starlink low earth orbit space-based broadband service to further expand telehealth access in Wise County, VA have recently been closed by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority (VCEDA). The three grants include: up to $161,250 […]
VCEDA Seed Capital Grant Approved for Breath of Dawn LLCLEBANON, VA – FEBRUARY 20, 2024 – Primitive camping, dry cabins and renovated RVs are among the alternative overnight accommodations, Breath of Dawn, LLC will offer as it opens this year. The new business will also offer classes focused on backyard gardens, food preservation and sustainable living on 35 acres of what owner, Jessica Monroe, […]
Carl Scott Leather Company, LLC Approved for VCEDA Seed Capital GrantDUFFIELD, VA – FEBRUARY 16, 2024 – Leather slip covers for bibles, patches for hats and clothing and belts are among the leather goods items Carl Scott Leather Company, LLC is manufacturing from its new location in Duffield, Va. With a contract from an Ohio-based company in hand to make bible slip covers in four […]
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