The Shenandoah Valley Partnership (SVP) works with public and private partners at the local, regional, and state level to develop an economic climate for business success throughout the Shenandoah Valley. Through regional cooperation, the SVP brings together business, government, and education leaders to attract new business to the area, help existing businesses expand, and guide strategic workforce development to grow and sustain a healthy economic future for our region.

Localities we serve:

a map of the counties served by the Shenandoah Valley Partnership




The Shenandoah Valley Partnership (SVP) is an energetic and forward-looking organization seeking to increase economic prosperity in the Shenandoah Valley. By providing a forum for cooperation and collaboration throughout the Valley’s counties and independent cities, private-sector businesses, and educational institutions, the Partnership:

  • Encourages businesses to establish operations in the Shenandoah Valley through capital investments and job creation
  • Serves as an advocate for the expansion of existing business facilities
  • Assists with regional workforce development efforts




News & Updates

>  InDemand Series: Diesel Technician more

>  Hershey announces $104 million expansion of Augusta County plant more

>  Governor Northam Announces The Hershey Company to Invest $104 Million in Augusta County: Major expansion by The Hershey Company to create 65 new jobs more

>  BRCC, JMU enter partnership to train workers for new Merck jobs more

>  Governor Northam Announces Significant Investment in Rockingham County: Merck & Co., Inc. to expand Elkton manufacturing facility, creating about 100 new jobs more

>  Cadence, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Arcor Laser more

>  Governor Northam Announces 51 New Jobs in Augusta County – Flow Alkaline Spring Water to Invest $15.5 million to Establish First U.S. Manufacturing Facility more

>  Local Airport + Major Airline Partner = A Seamless Travel Experience more


Read the SVP 2017-18 Annual Report here or click here for a downloadable version to learn more about recent economic activity, marketing efforts, and public and private investors.