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Located directly on the Interstate-81 corridor in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Harrisonburg is the ideal location for business owners seeking to successfully balance work and life.  As a university town, Harrisonburg enjoys all the arts and amenities of a big city combined with the ease, recreation and charm of a small city.  Harrisonburg continually receives national recognition, including:

Ranked #1 in 50 Most Popular Mid-Size Cities People Are Moving To – moveBuddha.com, 2018

Ranked #3 for Lowest Cost of Business in Best Small Cities for Business – Forbes, 2017

Ranked #6 in America’s Favorite Towns
– Travel & Leisure, 2016

Named one of America’s Top 10 Mountain Bike Towns – National Geographic Society, 2017

Ranked #1 in the Top Cities for Starting a Business in the U.S. PennyGeeks.com, 2018

Named one of the 25 Best Places to Retire in the U.S. – Forbes, 2017

Ranked #7 out of 325 metro areas in Best Places for Millennials to Move
 Reviews.org, 2019

Last call for Valley TechCon tickets! Sale ends September 18th at 5:00 p.m. We also have 1 vendor table still available.
Thanks to our organizers - Shenandoah Valley Technology Council, JMU X-Labs, Chiedo Labs, Blue Ridge Community College, JMU TIED, Renee Teate, and Shenandoah Valley Small Business Development Center.
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The countdown is on, only 3 days remaining to buy tickets to the Valley's best technology conference! We have an incredible lineup of breakout sessions. Come hear Mike Raschid discuss the autonomous vehicle business and the AV shuttle that Perrone Robotics, Inc. has launched in Crozet. Visit www.valleytechcon.com to learn more and buy tickets. ... See MoreSee Less

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Need one final reason to attend Valley TechCon on September 25th? How about winning a $250 travel voucher to fly to Chicago from Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport! Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport now has direct flights to Chicago and Dulles on United Airlines. They've generously provided our door prize to be awarded to a winner randomly selected before our closing keynote speaker. ... See MoreSee Less

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Seeking to start of grow your technology business? Valley TechCon.19 has sessions you'll love! Come hear Precious Williams, founder of Perfect Pitches by Precious. Based in New York, Ms. Williams is a 13-time national business elevator pitch champion. She has been on top television shows and publications for her pitching and branding skills. She was featured on Season 8 of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” CNN, MSNBC, Wall Street Journal, as well as several others. Join Ms. Williams and us on September 25th. For tickets, visit www.valleytechcon.com. ... See MoreSee Less

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Did you know one of the leaders in the field of data science is right here in Harrisonburg? And she'll be speaking at Valley TechCon.19! Renee Teate is a Data Scientist at HelioCampus and the creator of the Becoming a Data Scientist Podcast and @becomingdatasci Twitter account. Come meet her on September 25th at Hotel Madison! www.valleytechcon.com ... See MoreSee Less

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11. Only 11 more days to buy tickets to Valley TechCon! Don't wait. See the agenda at: www.valleytechcon.com/agenda-2019/ ... See MoreSee Less

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The Virginia Scan real estate database is a service of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.  The database is not a comprehensive listing of all commercial spaces and sites available in Harrisonburg.  If you are a property owner or commercial broker and would like your space listed in Virginia Scan, please contact Harrisonburg Economic Development.  View the list of select sites below or contact Harrisonburg Economic Development staff for a comprehensive overview of available commercial sites in the city.