Welcome to Wythe County
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Wythe County is a business-friendly community that’s people-friendly, too. Everything a business needs to succeed can be found here and things that make life outside work worth living are found here in equal part.
What, you ask, does Wythe County have to offer exactly? Here you’ll find:
- A robust, full suite of infrastructure
- An eastern US location that has easy access to many major markets
- Build-ready sites
- Abundant transportation resources
- A workforce system that features both skilled and trainable workers as well as beneficial training opportunities
- A quality of life that makes time outside of work enjoyable,
- Strong economic development partners in both the public and private sector, and
- A business-friendly government with a reasonable tax structure.
Virginia is a great state for business and Wythe County is uniquely situated to give easy access to major markets.
Other world-class companies like Quaker-Tropicana-Gatorade, PepsiCo, Klockner Pentaplast, Somic America, Amcor Rigid Plastics, SchaffnerMTC, and Coperion already call Wythe County home, so you know you’ll be in a good neighborhood.
You get a rare combination of assets when you do business in Wythe County. Contact the JIDA and let us show you why we’re at the Center of Progress.
Recent NewsBranch Botanicals Chooses Wythe County’s Progress Park for First Facility and Headquarters
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 11, 2016 Joint Industrial Development Authority of Wythe County Contact: David Manley, Executive Director E-mail: email@example.com Phone: 276-223-3370 Branch Botanicals, Inc. Contact: Dr. Dan Tolley, President E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 703-346-5291 State and local officials gathered with representatives of Branch Botanicals, Inc., in Wythe County, Virginia, and announced a significant economic… Read more »
On Tuesday, February 9, 2016, a rare pause was taken in production at Somic America’s location in Wytheville, Virginia. Employees, management, contractors, engineers, local leaders, and others gathered as ground was broken on a 50,000 square foot expansion that will significantly increase the manufacturing facility’s footprint in Progress Park. Somic America’s investment in this project… Read more »
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Major cities within 500 miles
“Progress Park’s premier location gives us easy access to all the major markets in the Eastern U.S. The position can’t be beat.”