City of Hampton Department of Economic Development
Hampton, a robust waterfront city in
southeastern Virginia, has caught the attention of top businesses and
developers from around the country. Anchored by aerospace and defense
facilities, major medical centers, and higher education, Hampton attracts a
highly educated workforce and high-tech businesses to its business parks,
Downtown, and Coliseum Central Business District.
Hampton has a unique mix of growing and
established business clusters strategically designed to succeed. Their
prosperity is due, in part, to local and regional assets, a highly educated
workforce, competitive incentives, and state-of-the-art business parks.
addition to a progressive business climate, Hampton's unique location in the
center of the Hampton Roads region is attracting some of the nation's most
successful retail and hotel developers. They see a city dedicated to improving
its quality of life and making Hampton a regional entertainment and shopping
destination. Combine Hampton's location, abundant
waterfront, thriving business clusters, successful retail
developments, and it's easy to see why so many companies are choosing Hampton.
Contact: Leonard Sledge
Virginia Resource Authority
Created in 1984, the Virginia Resources Authority (VRA) provides innovative, cost-effective and sustainable financial solutions to build vibrant and healthy communities in Virginia. Since its inception, VRA has supported over 1,200 infrastructure projects with over $6.75 billion in financing.
Contact: Michael Cooper