About Us

Virginia Economic Bridge, Inc. is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization focused on creating an environment for economic development in today's technologically advanced society. The programs and services used to produce the desired results are a combination of components currently in place: Virginia's Business Pipeline, Entrepreneurship Award, Linked Workforce, Regional GIS Telecommunication Infrastructure Mapping Project, Community Audit, and the Western and Southwestern Virginia Public Education Consortiums.

Our Mission

The mission of Virginia Economic Bridge, Inc. is to promote the economic vitality and external competitiveness of the Commonwealth through business, industry and educational partnerships between Southwestern Virginia, Northern Virginia and other areas of the Commonwealth.

Success Stories

The Leadership Exchange- CEO-to-CEO business round-tables
Dewberry & Davis office in Roanoke
AT&T Norton Facility
Virginia's Business Pipeline with over 6,600 members
New River/Mount Rogers Community Audit
The Entrepreneurship Award now in it's seventh year with over $90,000 awarded
Assisted in establishment of two Public Education Consortiums
Western Virginia Public Education Consortium's Annual Regional Job Fairs
Western Virginia Public Education Consortium's Career Switcher Program
Regional GIS Telecommunication Infrastructure Mapping Project

Areas of Expertise

  • Program Management
  • Project Management
  • Fiscal Management
  • Public Relations
  • Research and Analysis
  • Marketing/Graphic Design
  • Website Design
  • Educational Programming
  • Computer and Technical Programming
  • Database Development and Management
  • Office Automation
  • Office Management

Board of Directors

Virginia Economic Bridge, Inc.'s Board of Directors is comprised of executives and leaders from business and education sectors in Northern and Southwestern Virginia, and other regions of the state. The Board meets twice a year--in April and November, as well as in task forces when needed. The purpose of each meeting's agenda is to promote the economic vitality and external competitiveness of the Commonwealth through partnerships between Southwestern Virginia and Northern Virginia.

These community leaders are responsible for the overall governance of the organization and the management of its programs and resources. They act as ambassadors and work together to develop programs that will achieve the mission of Virginia Economic Bridge, Inc.