Mantech defies bad economy
February 26, 2009 11:20 AM
Defense contractor ManTech International reported a 29 percent increase in revenues for 2008, showing continued resilience of defense contractors during a bad economy.
Stanley Furniture to lay off 100 workers
February 26, 2009 11:19 AM
Stanley Furniture plans to lay off 100 manufacturing and production workers at its Henry County factory because of the faltering economy.
Stihl to cut employee hours
February 25, 2009 11:12 AM
Power tools manufacturer Stihl Inc. will cut hours of some of its employees and use fewer temporary workers, according to The Virginian-Pilot.
Estes agrees to major real estate deal; expands Mexico service
February 24, 2009 7:07 PM
Estes enters into major deal for real estate; expands Mexico service
GMU rolls out a new master’s degree in real estate development
February 24, 2009 1:06 PM
George Mason University offers new master's degree in real estate development
Danville, Pittsylvania mega-park plan unveiled
February 24, 2009 11:26 AM
Danville and Pittsylvania County announced plans to build a $13 million industrial park with hopes of attracting a major automobile manufacturer or other large industry.
400 will lose their jobs under Goodyear agreement
February 23, 2009 11:15 AM
The United Steelworkers Local 831 union has approved an agreement with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. that will mean more than 400 Danville employees will lose their jobs through buyouts and layoffs starting in March.