Onward New River Valley released their FY 2022-23 Annual Report at the 2023 Annual Investor Dinner on September 16th. The Annual Report updates Onward NRV’s investors on the organization’s initiatives and highlights regional successes for Virginia’s New River Valley over the past year. This year’s annual report also features the accomplishments of Onward NRV’s previous five-year strategic plan, Onward 2023.
In the fiscal year 2022-23, Onward NRV added to the economic development of Virginia’s New River Valley by bringing their Onward 2023 five-year strategic plan to a successful completion. Onward NRV focused on growing industry, attracting and retaining talent, and building on placemaking initiatives in the New River Valley to contribute to the continued economic success of the region.
Read the FY 2022-23 Annual Report for a summary of the achievements during the past five years and for the successes of the 2022-23 fiscal year here.
Thank you to the 100+ businesses and organizations who contribute to the mission and vision of Onward New River Valley. Your support makes our work possible.
Virginia’s New River Valley: Virginia’s New River Valley is an eclectic mix of interconnected small towns that each offer their own unique vibe and appeal. The region provides an abundance of cultural and social offerings due to the presence of three world-class universities, while retaining the charm and benefits of small town living. The NRV is home to a diverse and innovative business community with companies that range from high-tech startups to foreign-based corporations to specialty agribusiness. These organizations benefit from the collaborative spirit of our region and a loyal, highly-skilled, and educated workforce. The scenic beauty of the region also fosters a deep connection to nature, which is deepened by access to outdoor recreation and the preservation of our natural environment. It’s clear why Virginia’s New River Valley is “A Natural Fit.”
Onward NRV: Onward NRV is a public/private, regional economic development organization whose mission is to attract and retain world class jobs, investment, and talent in Virginia’s New River Valley. It’s also a movement where leaders from business, government, and higher education work together to promote the economic vitality of the region.