Northrop Grumman to Establish a New Advanced Electronics Manufacturing and Testing Facility in Virginia

Posted on November 14, 2023

RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), a global aerospace and defense technology company, will invest more than $200 million to establish a new advanced electronics manufacturing and testing facility in the City of Waynesboro, where more than 300 jobs will be created during the next five years as the state-of-the-art […]

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Governor Youngkin Announces International Yeast Products Manufacturer to Establish First U.S. Operation in Virginia

Posted on September 19, 2023

Leiber to invest up to $20 million in Rockingham County facility, creating 35 new jobs September 18, 2023 RICHMOND, VA – Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that Leiber, a German manufacturer that processes brewers’ yeast into animal nutrition, biotechnology, and nutraceutical products, will invest up to $20 million to establish its first U.S. operation in Innovation […]

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Connecting Internships and Local Employers Through VIEW

Posted on August 29, 2023

SVP’s Lead Generation Committee heard a presentation from new Valley Internship Experience Workgroup (VIEW) Project Coordinator Mary Sullivan at our August meeting. Mary shared the ways in which the Region 8 VIEW collaborative and Virginia Talent and Opportunities Pathways (VTOP) work with local businesses to facilitate and support internships and co-ops. VTOP was enacted by […]

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SVP Annual Meeting 2023

Posted on August 4, 2023

SVP ANNUAL MEETING The 2023 SVP Annual Meeting was held at Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative on July 28, 2023 with more than 100 investors in attendance. SVP Executive Director Jay A. Langston, Ph.D., discussed highlights from the 2022-2023 fiscal year and outlined the strategy for the new fiscal year which began July 1, 2023. View […]

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SVP Welcomes New Board Members

Posted on July 1, 2023

The Shenandoah Valley Partnership recently welcomed five new board members at the start of the fiscal year on July 1, 2023. The Board guides the organization in fulfilling its mission to facilitate regional and local economic development efforts through and in support of member jurisdictions, private partners and strategic alliances. New board members include: Lisa […]

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Winter Economic Development Forum Featuring Page County

Posted on February 15, 2023

Shenandoah Valley Partnership hosted a Winter Economic Development Forum early in February featuring Page County. Guests included Page County Economic Development and Tourism director Nina Fox and Page County Board of Supervisors member Mark Stroupe, as well as Page County EDA Member Dennis Fleming and owner of Shenandoah-based KVK Precision Specialties Jeff Vaughan. SVP Executive […]

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Cadence Achieves Second Bronze Medal from EcoVadis

Posted on November 3, 2022

Staunton, Va. (November 2, 2022) – Cadence, Inc., a leading contract manufacturer of medical and drug delivery devices, is pleased to announce that the company has earned its second bronze medal for sustainability from EcoVadis, the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings. The bronze medal distinguishes sustainability performance in the top […]

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Harvest a Taste of the Valley in Shenandoah County

Posted on September 25, 2022

  In this 7th edition of our virtual cooking show, we feature Shenandoah County and some of the delicious locally made products as we bake an Apple Beer Bread. Host Woodstock Brewhouse made for the perfect backdrop to this edition’s recipe that featured their Tipsy Squirrel brown ale. Site consultants learned about the history of the […]

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SVP Year In Review – Fiscal Year 2021-2022

Posted on August 25, 2022

What a year it’s been for SVP! Take a look at some of our fiscal year end accomplishments and highlights. Click on the image or link below SVP Year End Review FY 2021-2022 Video produced by: Appeal Production  

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Living a Better Life Through Flowers: Harmony Harvest and Floral Genius

Posted on July 12, 2022

June 8, 2022 – Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley Life is steeped in a heritage of agriculture and two companies owned by sisters are taking agriculture in a new direction.  Jessica Hall and Stephanie Auville are adding floriculture to the list of agricultural products exported from the Shenandoah Valley.  Their companies, Harmony Harvest and Floral Genius, grow the […]

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