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Bringing Pharma Home: How the Vision Started

~ Learn about how the advanced pharmaceutical manufacturing cluster in Petersburg, Va. came to be, and why any company involved in any part of the pharmaceutical industry should be in Virginia’s Gateway Region ~


Virginia Agriculture Week in the Gateway Region

VGR tours region’s farms, speaks to local agribusiness operators and farmers to highlight agriculture’s impact on economy


Museum attracts tourists from around the world to Virginia’s Gateway Region 

Virginia’s Gateway Region’s geographic location brings a lot to the table for new businesses considering locating to the area […]


2020 Recap: VGR’s Top 10 Posts During A Year No One Will Forget

January 29, 2021 / Blog

While 2020 was a year no one wants to repeat, there was still plenty of […]


Virginia’s Offshore Wind Initiative Could Benefit from a Gateway of Support

January 26, 2021 / Blog

VGR can help bridge the gaps and strengthen this revolutionary initiative through its talented workforce, sites and close proximity to the project itself. 


COVID-19’s Impact on Real Estate, Brewing Plans in Virginia’s Gateway Region

November 11, 2020 / Blog

Entrepreneur Dave McCormack, Founder and Owner of Waukeshaw Development as well as Trapezium Brewing Co. and Demolition Coffee in Old Towne Petersburg, provides an update regarding the COVID-19 pandemic’s impacts on the economy and how that has affected his businesses in Virginia’s Gateway Region and beyond.


National Manufacturing Week Spotlight

October 9, 2020 / Blog

Topic: How Top Executives Know Where Advanced Manufacturing Facilities Should Be Located It’s National Manufacturing […]


Virginia has all the Ingredients a Manufacturing Ecosystem Needs to Flourish

September 25, 2020 / Blog

CCAM’s new President breaks down his decision to choose the Old Dominion Coming from Connecticut, […]