From landing CoStar's headquarters for its operations and global research center to CarMax’s new digital and technological innovation center in Shockoe Bottom, the city is attracting some of the fastest growing companies in the country to our business districts.
Richmond: Virginia's Working Capital
From creative and educational powerhouses like The Martin Agency and Virginia Commonwealth University to cutting-edge energy and technology companies like Dominion Energy and CoStar, Richmond is full of talent, innovation, and business success stories. We’re a mid-size city with big advantages. Take, for example, our:
Strong Industry Backbone
Higher Education Programs
National Rankings & Accolades
Fortune 500 & 1000 Neighbors
The city is diverse, with many finance, life sciences, knowledge-based and advanced manufacturing firms calling Richmond home. The Federal Reserve Bank and a District Federal Court are also located in the Central Business District. Learn more.
Home to four top colleges and universities, Richmond is Virginia's center for higher education. The City’s colleges and universities offer some of the top educational programs in the nation.
With over 653,700 workers at your fingertips, many with advanced degrees, finding the employees you need will not be difficult. In addition, the City's Workforce Pipeline Program assists business with a comprehensive workforce development program. Learn more.