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Governor Northam Announces Musser Lumber  to Expand in Wythe County

Governor Northam Announces Musser Lumber to Expand in Wythe County Family-owned business to create new job, invest $2.4 million in Rural Retreat facility FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2020 Joint Industrial Development Authority of Wythe County Contact: David Manley Email: david.manley@wytheida.org | Phone: 276-223-3370 Musser Lumber, Inc.  Contact: Ed Musser Email: ed@musserlumber.com  WYTHEVILLE, VA: Governor Ralph Northam announced… Read more »

Governor Northam Announces Virginia’s First Commercial Hemp Fiber Processor in Wythe County

Governor Northam Announces Virginia’s First Commercial Hemp Fiber Processor in Wythe County Appalachian Biomass Processing to meet demand in fast-growing industrial hemp sector FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 31, 2019 Joint Industrial Development Authority of Wythe County Contact: David Manley Email: david.manley@wytheida.org | Phone: 276-223-3370 Appalachian Biomass Processing Contact: Susan Moore Email: vitalityfarmsva@gmail.com Wythe County Contact:… Read more »

Clarke Precision Machine to Expand in Wythe County

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam Office of the Governor: Contact: Alena Yarmosky Email: Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Economic Development Partnership: Contact: Suzanne Clark Email: sclark@vedp.org Clarke Precision Machine, Inc.: Contact: Matthew Clarke Email: mattclarke@clarkepm.com | Phone: (276) 228-5441 Joint Industrial Development Authority of Wythe County Virginia: Contact: David Manley Email: david.manley@wytheida.org | Phone: (276) 223-3370 Clarke Precision Machine to invest $750,000, create 12… Read more »

Branch 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: david.manley@wytheida.org Phone: 276-223-3370 Branch Botanicals, Inc. Contact: Dr. Dan Tolley, President E-mail: dan.tolley@branchb.com 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 »

Somic America Breaks Ground on $10 million Wythe County Expansion

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 »

Schaffner MTC Transformers to invest $3.1 million to expand operation

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Schaffner MTC Transformers, a developer and manufacturer of standard and custom components and high-performance transformers, will invest $3.1 million to expand its operation in the Town of Wytheville in Wythe County. Virginia successfully competed against Ohio for the project, which is expected to create in the coming years 79… Read more »