Furniture and Décor Company to Establish First U.S. Operation in Newport News, Creating 26 New Jobs

January 14, 2022

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Mercana Furniture and Décor, a Canadian manufacturer and wholesaler of home goods across North America, will invest $8.5 million to establish its first U.S.

Governor Northam Announces $7 Million to Develop Industrial Sites Across Commonwealth

January 13, 2022

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced a total of $7.0 million in Virginia Business Ready Sites Program development grants for 11 projects across the Commonwealth.

Fifteen Virginia Companies Expand into Global Markets with Commonwealth’s Trade Accelerator Program

January 13, 2022

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that fifteen companies across the Commonwealth have graduated from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s (VEDP) Virginia Leaders in Export Trade program.

Sixteen Companies Selected to Participate in Virginia Leaders in Export Trade Program

January 13, 2022

RICHMOND—The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced the acceptance of 16 companies into its two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program.

IT Consulting Firm to Create 125 New Jobs in Richmond

January 12, 2022

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Intact Technology, a software consulting and managed services firm, will invest $1.5 million to establish a second Virginia location in the City of Richmond.

Joint Venture to Invest $267 Million in Paperboard Recycling and Production in Chesapeake, Creating 210 New Jobs

January 12, 2022

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Kamine Development Corporation and Nicollet Industries, LLC, green infrastructure and sustainable development leaders, will invest $267 million to establish a joint venture paperboard…

New Plastics Manufacturing Facility in Chesterfield, Creating 300 New Jobs

December 21, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today  announced that Starplast USA, subsidiary of Israeli company Starplast will invest approximately $17.7 million to develop a new manufacturing facility in Chesterfield.

CoStar Group to Build Corporate Campus in Richmond, Creating 2,000 New Jobs

December 17, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today  announced that CoStar Group, Inc., a leading provider of real estate information, analytics, and online marketplaces, expects to invest more than $460 million to expand in Richmond.

Medical Technology Company to Expand in Albemarle, Creating 18 New Jobs

December 14, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced RIVANNA®, an imaging-based medical solutions developer, will invest $260,000 to expand and renovate its facility in Albemarle County.

UVision USA Corporation to Establish Operation in Stafford, Creating 40 New Jobs

December 14, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that UVision USA Corporation, a developer of unmanned military systems, will invest $2.2 million to establish a production and training center in Stafford County.