Strong Manufacturing Base

Everything from snack foods and Gatorade to leading human resources software and a revolutionary plugless power system for electric vehicles is part of the manufacturing base in VIAA.

Incubators and Technology

Two business incubators and training facilities are located in the region. Training programs are available in the region’s two community colleges, at regional skills centers, through the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, and also through the educational and degree programs at several four-year colleges.