VGR’s valued partners have been instrumental in the region’s economic development progress since the organization’s establishment over 55 years ago. Today, VGR is supported by over 100 companies and organizations representing all industries. Learn more about each individual partners below.=== Become a Partners
Altria is a Fortune 200 company, proud to call Richmond, Virginia their home. Altria's companies – which have been the undisputed market leaders in the U.S. tobacco industry for decades – include some of the most enduring names in American business: Philip Morris USA, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, and U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, the maker of Copenhagen and Skoal. Altria also owns John Middleton, manufacturer of Black & Mild cigars, Nat Sherman, a super-premium cigarette and cigar business and Nu Mark, an innovation company that makes e-vapor products like Mark Ten.