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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Tek Fusion Global, Inc. Achieves AS9100 Certification

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Tek Fusion Global (TFG) is pleased to announce that they have achieved the AS9100 certification. The AS9100 certification recognizes TFG as a compliant, reliable and preferred vendor for the aerospace industry.AS9100 is a certification pioneered by the ae...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 7, 2018

Pitch Perfect Events Return in Preparation for Start Peninsula

Pitch Perfect

Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that Pitch Perfect events will return in preparation for the November event. Pitch Perfect events provide training on how to effectively pitch your idea in 90 seconds while including the necessary elements and delive...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 6, 2018

Tourism Revenue Continues to Grow in James City County

Tourism Growth Graph

Tourism revenue for James City County reached $431.9 million in 2017, a 3.6% change over 2016. Local tourism-related taxes were $17.8 million, a 1.8% increase over 2016. All data was received by the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) from U.S. Travel Asso...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 31, 2018

The Flipping Flea Opens

The Flipping Flea

James City County is pleased to announce that The Flipping Flea held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for their space at 6927 Richmond Road. The new business has 4,300 square feet of indoor flea market and specialty shops. The Flipping Flea has more tha...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Featured Property: 3000 John Deere Road in Toano, VA

3000 John Deere Road

Property includes 307,184 square feet in a single story industrial facility located on 74.4 acres of land. Property is located in Stonehouse Commerce Park approximately 40 minutes east of the Richmond airport, 45 minutes west of the Port of Virginia. This...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 27, 2018

Preparing Your Business for an Emergency: Resources

Emergency - Resources

Do you know who to contact when you need something during an emergency? What if there is a downed power line? What about non-weather emergencies? There are various types of emergencies that could occur in James City County.

In case of an emergency, there a...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Preparing Your Business for an Emergency: Be Prepared

Emergency - Be Prepared

There are numerous steps for your business to be prepared for an emergency. The resources and tips below will help you be prepared.Emergency Kits 

An emergency kit can vary based on your business’s needs, but a kit is not the only way to...

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Economic Development
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Start Peninsula Returns to City of Newport News for Annual Event

Start Peninsula logo

Start Peninsula is pleased to announce that it will return this November for its seventh annual event. It has been held in different Peninsula localities since 2012, and will take place this year in Newport News. The event will be held Nov. 2-4 at the App...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 25, 2018

Featured Property: 8105 Richmond Road, Suite 205 in Toano, VA

8105 Richmond Road

Property includes 2,000 square feet of office space and storage with an additional 960 square feet of mezzanine storage. The total usable space is 2,960 square feet. Office space includes offices, conference area and a sizable multifunction room. There ar...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 25, 2018

Real Estate Committee Sets Meeting Dates

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The Real Estate Committee of the Economic Development Authority has determined their meeting dates for the rest of the 2018 calendar. The Committee reserves the right to modify this schedule as necessary. The dates and times are outlined below:

  • Thursday, J...
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Economic Development
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway

Port of Virginia

NORFOLK – Governor Terry R. McAuliffe on Wednesday announced that The Port of Virginia® has signed a new, long-term lease for Virginia International Gateway (VIG) that clears the way for the port to begin work on doubling capacity at the...

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