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The first annual Valley TechCon is coming September 28th! Registration is now open at ValleyTechCon.com

Renowned Colleges and Universities
College Graduates Annually
Great American
Main Street
Fastest Growing
Metro Area in Virginia

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

Be sure to listen to WSVA 550 AM this morning at 8:20. We'll be promoting the upcoming Valley TechCon. ... See MoreSee Less

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Harrisonburg Economic Development

Amazing job on your project SoLace Studios Fine Handcrafts! Now you're even MORE of a destination.Thanks to a grant made possible in partnership with Harrisonburg Economic Development Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance Shenandoah Valley Small Business Development Center and Rockingham County, Virginia. And most of all thanks to the inspiration of Jon Schallert. Here is a photo pictorial of the making of the butterfly art installation. ... See MoreSee Less

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