Women own 30 percent of the businesses in Virginia
December 09, 2010 4:06 PM
Women own 30 percent of the 639,196 nonfarm companies in Virginia, a figure slightly above the national average.
Free Agents Marketing opens a second office in Hampton Roads
December 09, 2010 1:13 PM
Advertising firm is named agency of record for Bon Secours Virginia
Smithfield Foods reports second-quarter profit
December 09, 2010 6:47 AM
Smithfield Foods Inc., world's largest pork processor and hog producer, reported profit of 86 cents per diluted share for its fiscal 2011 second quarter, up from a loss of 17 per share during the same period last year.
GeoEye to acquire Spadac Inc.
December 08, 2010 2:48 PM
GeoEye, a Dulles-based company that provides satellite and aerial geospatial information to commercial and government clients, said Wednesday that it has agreed to purchase Spadac Inc. for $46 million in cash and stock.
Health-care products company to move to Franklin County, creating 80 jobs
December 08, 2010 1:55 PM
A manufacturer of cold-therapy products for orthopedic patients is moving its headquarters and manufacturing operations from Pennsylvania to Franklin County, creating 80 jobs over the next three years.
Euro-Composites to expand in Culpeper creating 70 jobs
December 08, 2010 1:47 PM
Euro-Composites Corp. plans to expand its U.S. headquarters in Culpeper County, creating 70 jobs.
McDonnell to seek $1 million for commemoration event
December 08, 2010 1:38 PM
OpSail to revisit Virginia in 2012
Consumer confidence takes a dip in Washington, D.C.
December 07, 2010 7:10 PM
Employment, or the lack thereof, continues to be a drag on consumer confidence, even in areas like Washington. D.C.
CSC to acquire Image Solutions
December 07, 2010 7:08 PM
CSC, an information technology company in Falls Church, announced Tuesday that it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire Image Solutions Inc.
Car barge between Eastern Shore and Hampton Roads to resume
December 07, 2010 2:19 PM
A barge connecting Eastern Shore and South Hampton Roads will resume service next week.