Entries by Onward NRV

Winter Social Recap

Onward NRV set a winter event attendance record with 77 attendees at the Winter Investor Social. A small snafu named Mother Nature required a quick change of plans. Originally scheduled to take place at Sinkland Farms, the snow storm of 2018 rendered our plans impossible. Instead, we took over the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center […]

Onward NRV Awarded Appalachian Power EDGE Grants

VIRGINIA’S NEW RIVER VALLEY – Onward NRV recently received $15,000 in EDGE Grant funding from Appalachian Power in support of programs and initiatives that attract industry and encourage business expansion. The funding is part of the company’s ongoing effort to promote local economic development in the company’s service area. “Economic development is a collaborative effort,” […]

1901 Group to Add 580 Jobs in Blacksburg

RICHMOND — Governor Ralph Northam today announced that 1901 Group, a trusted provider of IT services for the public and private sectors, will invest $4 million to expand its Enterprise IT Operations Center headquartered in Montgomery County and its corporate offices in Fairfax County. The company will receive funding for the project from the Virginia […]

Onward NRV Featured on WDBJ7

Onward NRV was featured by Anthony Romano of WDBJ7 on November 7. The coverage featured the Virginia’s New River Valley regional video and information about the Onward 2023 5-year strategy. The video also features Qualtrax, an Onward NRV investor, and highlights how the placemaking and industry-strengthening efforts of Onward 2023 will help Qualtrax and other […]

Investor Spotlight: CowanPerry PC

Type of Business: CowanPerry is a law firm focused on representing businesses and their owners. We provide experienced legal counsel with nationally recognized expertise in the areas of business, employment & construction litigation, labor & employment counsel, corporate & tax, mergers & acquisitions, trademarks & intellectual property, securities & banking, employee benefits & ERISA, trusts […]

Onward NRV Hosts Secretary Brian Ball and VEDP CEO Stephen Moret

Onward NRV hosted the Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Brian Ball and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) CEO Stephen Moret to tour Virginia’s New River Valley on Monday and Tuesday, November 5-6. Attendees also included Cass Rasnick, Deputy Secretary of Commerce and Trade for Rural Economic Development; Jason El Koubi, Executive Vice President […]

Onward NRV Is Hiring!

Onward NRV is looking for a highly qualified candidate to join our team as an Office Administrator. The Office Administrator is a hands-on position with broad responsibilities. The position will require experience in bookkeeping as well as general office administrative skills. The Office Administrator serves both internal (employees) and external audiences (clients, partners and vendors), […]

Investor Spotlight: SAS Builders

Type of Business: For more than 25 years, SAS Builders, Inc. has been a trusted and innovative builder in Virginia’s New River Valley. With headquarters in Blacksburg, we are a locally-owned real estate developer and construction and remodeling company. Mission: Whatever the nature of your project, our mission is always clear: design excellence, quality construction, […]