Welcome to VEDA!
Since 1982, the Virginia Economic Developers Association (VEDA) has been increasing the effectiveness of those who practice economic, industrial, and community development in Virginia. VEDA is the voice in Virginia for shaping economic development public policy and a primary source of strong and effective education and networking for economic development professionals. VEDA is a non-profit, non-partisan membership organization for individuals with a professional interest in economic development in Virginia.
VEDA’s activities include:
- Advocating through public policy initiatives
- Educating through professional development programs
- Sharing best practices and innovative strategies
- Promoting the value of economic development
- Supporting the career path of the economic development professional