Since formation on July 14, 1994, the Greater Richmond Partnership has assisted more than 500 companies that have invested billions of dollars in the area. This kind of development has lifted every segment of the region’s economy, providing business opportunities for firms large and small, new and established. Community development, quality of life and the arts have all benefited, along with the quality of jobs and employment opportunities.

Highlights include:

  • Assisting four Fortune 1000 corporate headquarters locations — Westrock (formerly MeadWestvaco), The Brink’s Company, Altria Group and Genworth
  • Philip Morris USA’s corporate headquarters relocation from New York
  • Altria’s UST subsidiary headquarters
  • K-Line’s North American headquarters
  • Alfa Laval’s North American headquarters
  • Bass Pro Shop’s $25 million destination facility
  • Hewlett-Packard’s $25 million LaserJet printer facility
  • Major expansion projects by area companies including Capital One, CarMax and HCA
  • Admiral America’s Elephant Insurance North American headquarters
  • Sabra Dipping Company’s $60 million food manufacturing facility