About Southwest Virginia
There has never been a better time for entrepreneurs in Southwest Virginia. Significant investments in broadband technology, research facilities, and the region’s rich catalog of cultural and recreational amenities make Southwest Virginia fertile ground for new and expanding ventures.
Join SWVA communities as we take our next economic leap, working together to build a prosperous region. Entrepreneurs are a key partner in emerging local and regional strategies, and our stewardship of this place—our towns and cities, our rivers and mountains—make Southwest Virginia a worthy investment. You can find your SWVA opportunity right here.
Congratulations to our latest round of Business Challenge participants! The emerging Buchanan and Dickenson County entrepreneurs did and outstanding job and built a strong network across them, and with leaders of the region's economic strategies. Watch pitches here.
The next round of the Business Challenge will begin on March 12 in Richlands. Register here.
Have a question? Call Shannon Blevins at 276-328-0162.