Entries by Onward NRV

New NRV Community Pages Now Live

NEW RIVER VALLEY, VA – Onward NRV has officially published new NRV community pages that showcase each county and city in the region. Each page can be accessed by hovering over the “Our Region” tab or visiting the “Our Region” page. “The new and improved community pages on our regional website do a great job communicating […]

Investor Spotlight: CowanPerry PC

Company: CowanPerry Type of Business: Law Firm Mission: 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 corporate transactions, intellectual property, tax, business litigation, employee benefits and ERISA, labor and employment, land use, commercial real estate, and succession and […]

Onward NRV Welcomes James Cabler

NEW RIVER VALLEY, VA – Meet the newest member of the Onward team, Investor Relations & Operations Manager James Cabler. Originally from Bedford County, VA, James received his B.S. in Economics from Radford University in 2006. Being at RU helped James discover Virginia’s New River Valley and truly fall in love with the region. He […]

New Brochures Showcase NRV Industries

New River Valley, VA – Onward NRV has officially published new brochures that showcase the region’s competitive advantages in: Advanced Manufacturing, Information Technology, Food Processing & Agribusiness, and Unmanned Systems. Through a comprehensive study with the Virginia Tech Office of Economic Development, Onward NRV identified four key clusters to support and grow in the region. […]

Spring Luncheon Recap

Onward NRV set another attendance record with 105 registrants at the Onward Spring Luncheon last week! Held at The Farmhouse in Christiansburg, the event was sponsored by Hurt & Proffitt, an Onward NRV investor. The quarterly luncheons are a great way to stay up-to-date on what’s happening in Virginia’s New River Valley and at Onward. […]

From Roanoke Times: Inside block.one

Take a look inside block.one. “It hopefully puts us at the forefront of the curve of that industry. Having a company like that helps put us on the map for other companies that are also striving to be in that sector.” -Onward NRV Executive Director Charlie Jewell. Read more about cryptocurrency technology in Virginia’s New […]

Governor McAuliffe Announces 83 New Jobs in Giles County

~ Interstate Group LLC to invest $4.1 million to establish East Coast manufacturing and distribution operation ~GLEN LYN, VA – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Interstate Group LLC, an industry leader in the manufacturing and sale of enclosed cargo trailers, will invest $4.1 million to establish a 100,000-square-foot East Coast manufacturing and distribution operation […]

Onward Debuts New Ads at ROA

New River Valley, VA – Onward NRV has officially published new ads at the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA), which feature the new “river stone” regional branding. The message focuses on the location of Virginia’s New River Valley, as well as what it’s like to live, work, and do business in our region. See the ads […]

Winter Luncheon Recap

Onward NRV hosted it’s last quarterly event of the 2017 calendar year. The Winter Luncheon was held at Radford University’s Kyle Hall last Thursday, December 14. The event, sponsored by Wells Fargo, was attended by approximately 50 people. The program featured networking, a welcome from Board of Directors Vice-Chair Dennis Reece, lunch, an organizational update […]

Investor Spotlight: Citizens

Company: Citizens Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (d.b.a. Citizens) Type of business: Telecommunications Mission: Our Mission is to provide quality service, excellent support, and advanced technology. What makes Citizens special? Citizens is a regional full-service communications and entertainment provider serving rural communities throughout Southwest Virginia. Headquartered in Floyd, Virginia, Citizens is a Membership Cooperative with roots tracing […]