Entries by Onward New River Valley

Onward NRV Kicks Off NRV Experience

Onward NRV launched the NRV Experience with a Kick-Off Event on June 19, 2020.  The event was held at Sinkland Farms in Riner.  Interns were given an overview of the program and had a professional development training session with Amy Baldwin and Matt McHugh of Exelaration. The NRV Experience, an initiative through Onward NRV’s five-year […]

Onward NRV Creates Regional Job Board

Onward NRV launches a regional job board as part of our five-year strategic plan, Onward 2023. As part of Goal Two, attract and retain talent, Onward NRV created a job board to showcase the variety of job opportunities and career pathways throughout the region. The job board, which can be found on the Virginia’s New […]

Onward NRV Hosts First Economic Vitality Summit of the Year

Onward NRV hosted the third Economic Vitality Summit to bring economic development partners from across the region together to discuss key initiatives around the New River Valley. The NRV Economic Vitality Summit is an initiative created through Onward NRV’s five-year strategy. The purpose is to promote collaboration within the NRV by bringing key partners in […]

Biannual IT Summit Discusses Tech Talent and Housing

Onward NRV hosted the third information technology leader’s summit with industry leaders from the New River Valley. This summit focused on Onward NRV’s technology initiatives and upcoming housing projects from local developers. As part of the Onward 2023 Strategic Plan, Onward NRV launched two videos that showcase the in demand technology careers in the NRV […]