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News from February 2020


Funding Available for Existing Worker Training

February 13, 2020

Virginia Career Works can provide funding assistance for businesses to upgrade the skills of their current employees and enhance their expertise — making your business more competitive and profitable. Eligible Industry Sectors: Advanced Manufacturing Emerging Tech and Information Technology Healthcare and Life Science Food and Beverage Processing Industries support above sectors Funds can be used […]

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Online Survey Will Determine if Regional Coworking and Makerspace is Needed

February 13, 2020

Online survey will determine direction of major innovation strategy for region.

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Governor Northam Announces Specialized Truck Manufacturer to Double Production in Bedford County

February 4, 2020

~ Custom Truck One Source to invest $2.6 million in expansion, creating 61 new jobs ~

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Blue Ridge Optics expands again in Bedford, adding 10 new jobs

February 3, 2020

Blue Ridge Optics, an industry leader in laser optics and thin film coatings, will expand its business in Bedford County.

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