Onward New River Valley’s successful “Tech Jobs in the NRV” digital marketing campaign was featured on WDBJ7 on November 11, 2020. The coverage discussed the 1,000+ new tech jobs announced over the past two years in the New River Valley and Onward NRV’s marketing initiatives to attract and retain talent in the region.
Onward NRV is grateful to receive local support and recognition for the organization’s work to attract and retain world class jobs, investment, and talent in Virginia’s New River Valley.
Watch the coverage from WDBJ7 here.
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.