The Richmond region is host and home to some of the world's most successful businesses. Eleven Fortune 1000 companies have their corporate headquarters here.
Greater Richmond isn't dependent on a single industry. From biotechnology, to manufacturing to finance, insurance and services, Richmond is host and home to a diverse number of companies that stretch across many industries.
Richmond’s combination of diverse resources and advantages makes it an ideal location for the following industries:
- Health & Life Sciences
- Supply Chain Management
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Finance & Insurance
- Professional & Creative Services
Greater Richmond has the good fortune to be located in Virginia, one of the nation’s top states for business. Virginia ranked as the second best state for business in 2011 by Forbes.com and Virginia took first place four years in a row, from 2006 to 2009, and ranked second in 2010.
Virginia provides a solid business foundation and Greater Richmond builds upon that with our business and workforce assets as well as our cultural amenities.
Both small businesses and Fortune giants find the region an ideal location. All business support services are readily available including architectural, engineering, legal, financial, and advertising services. It’s easy to see the future from here.