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While absolutely any company has its ups and downs, the last year was especially tumultuous for us. Thankfully, with these advisors onboard we were able to patch it up and carry on!

Isabelle HughesAugusta County - Economic Development

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

ComSonics is an electronic telecommunications firm headquartered locally in Harrisonburg, Virginia. We are the global leader in proactive plant maintenance solutions, ensuring cable plant integrity through innovative products as well as electronic and fiber optic repair services.

Harrisonburg

Dick Shimp

ComSonics

ComSonics

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Cadence is a full-service contract manufacturer and leading supplier of advanced products, technologies and services to medical device, life science, and industrial companies worldwide. When it comes to new product design and development, we strive to be the partner of choice.

Staunton

Chip Harvill

Cadence, Inc

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Convergent provides predictive analytic solutions based on our proprietary Swarm Intelligence AI/ML engine. Swarm Intelligence delivers superior pattern recognition and event prediction on complex, heterogeneous, dynamically changing data.

Harrisonburg

Tom Brock

Convergent AI

Convergent AI logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

The Harrisonburg MSA is a hub for technology development. Employers are quickly discovering the tremendous assets available in the Harrisonburg area. Ideally situated two hours from Washington, D.C. and Richmond, the Shenandoah Valley offers a great quality of life...

Harrisonburg

Brian Shull

Harrisonburg City

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City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

The JMU College of Business is a learning community committed to excellence in preparing students to be engaged, principled business professionals and leaders; advancing scholarship in business disciplines; and enhancing organizational performance through our outreach activities.

Harrisonburg

Mary Gowan

JMU College of Business

JMU College of Business logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

JMU's Outreach & Engagement is part of Academic Affairs. Outreach and Engagement offers credit and non-credit programs as well as targeted one-time courses, certificate programs, and complete degree programs at a distance. The mission of Outreach & Engagement is to serve as a catalyst...

Harrisonburg

Carol Fleming

JMU Outreach & Engagement

Outreach and Engagement logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

PBMares is a leading regional accounting and business consulting firm serving the Mid Atlantic as well as specialty areas nationwide and internationally. They offer a full range of financial and business advisory services, including management consulting...

Harrisonburg

Daniel Martin

PBMares, LLP

PBMares, LLC logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Lumos Networks is a telecommunications service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region. We provide leading-edge data, broadband, voice and IP services to carrier, business and residential customers over a dense 5,800 route-mile fiber network.

Waynesboro

James Nester

Lumos Networks

Lumos logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Steven Toyota will take care of all automobile needs. Whether it be sales, service, parts, or just to make a friend! Come see us today!

Waynesboro

Ryan Sodikoff

Steven Toyota

Steven Toyota Logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Rockingham Group Insurance is a property & casualty insurance company providing coverage for homes, autos, farms, and businesses. Headquartered in Harrisonburg, Virginia we are eligible to write business in all fifty states. For almost 150 years, we've been ensuring the people and companies that make our community grow and thrive.

Harrisonburg

Karen Bowman

Rockingham Insurance

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City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

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Herndon

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Center for Innovative Technology

CIT logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Wharton Aldhizer & Weaver PLC is a large legal firm centered in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. WAW provides full legal services with client-oriented teams in Business, Health Care, Tax, Intellectual Property, Education and Local Government, Employment and Employee Benefits, and Litigation.

Harrisonburg

John Wiita

Wharton Aldhizer Weaver PLC

WAW logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Serco Inc. is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc, one of the world's leading and most admired service companies. We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. Our broad array of real-time cost-effective service solutions ensure confidence and protection for our military, government and commercial customers.

Harrisonburg

Michael Goertzen

Serco Inc.

Serco logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Solutions Place is 340,000 square feet of office and warehouse space, logistical support, and a gateway to the world economy. It offers low rent and high potential in Waynesboro, a livable, affordable community where families and companies can grow together.

Waynesboro

Rebecca Polan

Solutions Place

Solutions Place logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

ComSonics is an electronic telecommunications firm headquartered locally in Harrisonburg, Virginia. We are the global leader in proactive plant maintenance solutions, ensuring cable plant integrity through innovative products as well as electronic and fiber optic repair services.

Harrisonburg

Dick Shimp

ComSonics

ComSonics

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

JMU's Outreach & Engagement is part of Academic Affairs. Outreach and Engagement offers credit and non-credit programs as well as targeted one-time courses, certificate programs, and complete degree programs at a distance. The mission of Outreach & Engagement is to serve as a catalyst...

Harrisonburg

Carol Fleming

JMU Outreach
& Engagement

Outreach and Engagement logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

The Harrisonburg MSA is a hub for technology development. Employers are quickly discovering the tremendous assets available in the Harrisonburg area. Ideally situated two hours from Washington, D.C. and Richmond, the Shenandoah Valley offers a great quality of life...

Harrisonburg

Brian Shull

Harrisonburg City

City of Harrisonburg Seal - transp.

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Wharton Aldhizer & Weaver PLC is a large legal firm centered in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. WAW provides full legal services with client-oriented teams in Business, Health Care, Tax, Intellectual Property, Education and Local Government, Employment and Employee Benefits, and Litigation.

Harrisonburg

John Wiita

Wharton Aldhizer
Weaver PLC

WAW logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Steven Toyota will take care of all automobile needs. Whether it be sales, service, parts, or just to make a friend! Come see us today!

Harrisonburg

Ryan Sodikoff

Steven Toyota

Steven Toyota Logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

PBMares is a leading regional accounting and business consulting firm serving the Mid Atlantic as well as specialty areas nationwide and internationally. They offer a full range of financial and business advisory services, including management consulting...

Harrisonburg

Daniel Martin

PBMares, LLP

PBMares, LLC logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Convergent provides predictive analytic solutions based on our proprietary Swarm Intelligence AI/ML engine. Swarm Intelligence delivers superior pattern recognition and event prediction on complex, heterogeneous, dynamically changing data.

Harrisonburg

Tom Brock

Convergent AI

Convergent AI logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Lumos Networks is a telecommunications service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region. We provide leading-edge data, broadband, voice and IP services to carrier, business and residential customers over a dense 5,800 route-mile fiber network.

Waynesboro

James Nester

Lumos Networks

Lumos logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

The JMU College of Business is a learning community committed to excellence in preparing students to be engaged, principled business professionals and leaders; advancing scholarship in business disciplines; and enhancing organizational performance through our outreach activities.

Harrisonburg

Mary Gowan

JMU College of
Business

JMU College of Business logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

...

Herndon

...

Center for Innovative
Technology

CIT logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Rockingham Group Insurance is a property & casualty insurance company providing coverage for homes, autos, farms, and businesses. Headquartered in Harrisonburg, Virginia we are eligible to write business in all fifty states. For almost 150 years, we've been ensuring the people and companies...

Harrisonburg

Karen Bowman

Rockingham
Insurance

Rockingham Insurance Logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

ComSonics is an electronic telecommunications firm headquartered locally in Harrisonburg, Virginia. We are the global leader in proactive plant maintenance solutions, ensuring cable plant integrity through innovative products as well as electronic and fiber optic repair services.

Harrisonburg

Michael Goertzen

Serco Inc.

Serco logo

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Cadence is a full-service contract manufacturer and leading supplier of advanced products, technologies and services to medical device, life science, and industrial companies worldwide. When it comes to new product design and development, we strive to be the partner of choice.

Staunton

Chip Harvill

Cadence, Inc

City

Primary Contact

Member Spotlight

Solutions Place is 340,000 square feet of office and warehouse space, logistical support, and a gateway to the world economy. It offers low rent and high potential in Waynesboro, a livable, affordable community where families and companies can grow together.

Waynesboro

Rebecca Polan

Solutions Place

Solutions Place logo

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Tech Nite 18 | Nominees | Reservations Open | Voting Has Begun!

Tech Nite is the Shenandoah Valley Technology Council's premier annual tech gathering, highlighting the Valley's achievements and innovation in 8 award categories. On May 2, 2018 attendees will gather at JMU's Festival Center for Tech Nite 18 to recognize...
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GO VA Region 8 Grant Funds Available for Eligible Projects

The GO Virginia Region 8 Council of the Shenandoah Valley is now accepting proposals for eligible projects to be funded through the Commonwealth’s GO Virginia initiative to grow and diversify regional economies. 
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DHS S&T Partners With James Madison University

Students from James Madison University (JMU) will be tackling air travel security issues for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) as part of their spring semester of the Hacking 4 Defense (H4D) class.
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GO Virginia | Region 8 | 3rd round proposals accepted | Pre-app. due Feb. 7

GO Virginia Region 8 Council is now accepting the third round of proposals for per-capita projects to be funded through the State’s GO Virginia initiative.  For a project to be considered by the Region 8 Council, the pre-application has to be received by the Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission (CSPDC) by Wed., Feb. 7, 2018.
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SVAI Launches New Website

We’re excited to announce that Shenandoah Valley Angel Investors (SVAI) has launched their new website! From Startup resources to an easy-to-use contact form, SVAI has now provided several online-accessible elements to advance their mission.
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January 2018 Luncheon | Cryptocurrency and Bitcoins. What is that and should I care?

Registration is open for our Jan. 25, 2018 luncheon. Bitcoin turned eight years old this month, but many people are only just now learning about the cryptocurrency. At our Jan. 25, 2018 luncheon Dr. Benton helps us break down bitcoin, cryptocurrency, blockchain and how we think about the global economy, currencies, and the underlying technologies. Key issues he will discuss are trust, control, consensus, and value.