Our Services

The Lynchburg Region’s Economic Development Team specializes in assisting businesses with relocating or expanding their operations in Central Virginia. Through specialized industry research, partnerships with local, state, and national entities, and comprehensive assistance in site selection, the Alliance is the place to start when looking at relocation or expansion. 
When it comes to the business of doing business, the Lynchburg Region perfectly balances convenience and affordability with the advantages of a solid, hard-working and educated workforce. Commercial real estate is available in a variety of specifications and locations. The Region offers a pro-business environment with lower costs and available incentives for companies of all sizes. These assets combine to make an ideal home for innovative and progressive businesses competing in a global economy.
 

The four-county Region offers many qualities key to economic success. The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance is a public-private partnership. Public representation includes:

Appomattox County Economic Development
Amherst County Economic Development

Bedford County Economic Development
Campbell County Economic Development
City of Lynchburg Economic Development
Town of Altavista Economic Development
Town of Amherst Economic Development
 
Our Economic Development staff is ready to confidentially assist you in completing your request for information in a proficient, timely and precise manner. We offer one-stop business relocation assistance to make sure you have the information necessary. The Alliance will provide the following:

  • Serve as a single point of contact for the Region
  • Provide comprehensive demographic and business climate information
  • Identify available sites and buildings
  • Organize and lead visits of the Region for site, building, and workforce evaluation
  • Coordinate local and state incentive proposals, grants and execution
  • Connect with all services needed for relocation
  • Assist with identification and recruitment of potential employees
  • Small business start-up and existing business assistance, guidance and referral
  • Entrepreneurial development and networking
  • International trade and foreign direct investment assistance