Thank you for your interest in Virginia Beach! As a city of 440,000 residents, in a metro region of 1.7 million people, Virginia Beach wants to be your business home. This website is designed to provide you with an in depth overview of the assets, local and regional, that are critical to the economic development decision-making process. Contact the Department of Economic Development to learn more about how your company can find its home in Virginia Beach.

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We've Moved!

Please visit Virginia Beach Economic Development at our new address: 4525 Main Street, Suite 700, Virginia Beach, VA 23462. Our office is located in the new Main Street tower, anchored by Clark Nexsen, as well as retailers Anthropologie and West Elm, which are slated to open in the coming months!

Latest News

Aetna Insulated Wire Expands Manufacturing Operations In Virginia Beach, Creates 25 New Jobs

October 21, 2014

Aetna Insulated Wire, a major producer of specialty cable and building wire for commercial and industrial applications, has expanded its manufacturing operations in Virginia Beach. The company occupies 380,000 square feet at 1537 Air Rail Blvd. and employs approximately 115 people. The addition o... Read More