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Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable Announces New Board Members

Norfolk, Virginia – The Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable elected four new board members at its January meeting.  Joining the Board will be: William “Bill” Murray, senior vice president, corporate affairs and communication, Dominion Energy Towuanna Porter Brannon, PhD, president, Virginia...

Read MorePosted on Feb 13

On the Move: The Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable

Nancy Grden, President and CEO of the Hampton Roads Executive Roundtable talks with Hampton Roads Transit about their shared interest in moving the region forward.

Read MorePosted on Nov 21

Scaling New Heights: 757 ScaleUp Alliance Secures $1.2 Million to Ignite Regional Innovation and Entrepreneurship

In a landmark announcement that marks a significant stride in advancing our regional innovation landscape, the 757 ScaleUp Alliance of Norfolk, Virginia, has been recognized with an infusion of capital...

Read MorePosted on Nov 21

Jefferson Lab to Lead $300+ Million High Performance Data Facility Hub

The U.S. Department of Energy has just announced the selection of Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility as the lead for its new High Performance Data Facility Hub.

Read MorePosted on Nov 21


Demonstration Site for Clean Energy Transition to Green Hydrogen (HRH2) | $1,497,452 Region 5: Cities of Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (VTCRC) will scale-up the clean energy industry in Hampton Roads through green...

Read MorePosted on Mar 24

Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Over $8.1 Million in Growth and Opportunity Virginia Grants

Funding will support the growth of strategic industry sectors, develop talent to meet industry needs and foster entrepreneurial activity RICHMOND, VA – Governor Glenn Youngkin announced today more than $8.1 million in Growth and Opportunity for Virginia (GO Virginia) grant...

Read MorePosted on Mar 24