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Thank you to everyone who attended and made ValleyTechCon a huge success. Check out the slideshow of pictures from the day. See you at Valley TechCon.19!

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Work and Life In Balance

Located on the I-81 corridor in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Harrisonburg is the ideal location for business owners seeking a balance between 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 #18 in the Top 100 Smartest Cities in the U.S. – Lumosity, 2013

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

Honored with the 2014 Great American Main Street Award – National Main Street Center, 2014

It's Data Monday! (yes, that's a thing now). Here are two cost of living calculators comparing Harrisonburg and the D.C. metro. The numbers speak for themselves, as does the quality of life we all enjoy here. Though, who calls it a 'hamburger sandwich'? Eliminate that line item for the name alone. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Bird Scooters have landed in Harrisonburg! Be safe out there riders. ... See MoreSee Less

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Harrisonburg Economic Development

Middle school girls! Check out this awesome Capture the Flag tech event. A great way to learn about code, no experience necessary. ... See MoreSee Less

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