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What started as a GO Virginia Per Capita Grant for $530K turned into a $681M investment for the region.

This is a great announcement for Chesapeake, Hampton Roads, and the offshore Wind Industry.  What started as a GO Virginia Per Capita Grant for $530K, turned into a $681M investment for the region!  Thank you to the Hampton Roads Alliance...

Read MorePosted on Jul 12, 2024

Two GO Virginia Studies Highlight Opportunities for Regional Airspace

 TWO GO VIRGINIA STUDIES HIGHLIGHT OPPORTUNITIES FOR REGIONAL AIRSPACE  Virginia Institute for Spaceflight and Autonomy (VISA) at Old Dominion University and the Hampton Roads Alliance Release Results from Respective Studies on Opportunities for Uncrewed Systems and Aviation Industries NORFOLK, VA...

Read MorePosted on Jun 27, 2024

Research Study Reveals Causes of Outmigration from Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable and Hampton Roads Workforce Council Partner to Create Action Plan for Attracting and Retaining Talent  NORFOLK, VA (June 12, 2024) Fahrenheit Advisors, the Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable, and the Hampton Roads Workforce Council (HRWC) released results...

Read MorePosted on Jun 12, 2024

GO VA Region 5 Council Elects New Members

Norfolk, Virginia — The GO VA Region 5 Council is pleased to announce the election of the following new members, effective July 1, 2024. Mr. Steve Cook, Chief Innovation Officer, Hampton Roads Workforce Council Mr. Mark Perryman, President & CEO,...

Read MorePosted on May 16, 2024

Drew Lumpkin joins Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable as Vice President

Norfolk, Virginia – The Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable is pleased to announce that Drew Lumpkin will join the organization as vice president, external affairs and strategic initiatives, effective May 1, 2024. In this new role, Lumpkin will lead regional economic...

Read MorePosted on Apr 23, 2024

Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable members tour U.S. Navy vessels

NORFOLK, Va. (April 12, 2024) Matthew Swartz, executive director and chief of staff, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, below, is welcomed aboard the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) by the ship’s commanding officer, Cmdr. Joseph S. Hamilton, April 12th,...

Read MorePosted on Apr 17, 2024