Small private companies:
Robin A. Ransom, CPA
Commonwealth Commercial Partners LLC, Glen Allen
Large private companies:
Joseph D. Cheely, CPA, LeClairRyan, Richmond
Publicly traded companies
Measurement Specialties Inc., Hampton
International business represents 30 percent of Optical Cable’s sales
Roanoke-based Optical Cable Corp. manufactures a broad range of fiber-optic and copper-data cabling and connectivity products.
Despite a new regulatory environment, some community banks are thriving
Passage of the federal Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2012 in response to housing and financial crises has hit smaller, local financial institutions hard.
Danville superintendent resigns after short tenure
Newsome resigns as superintendent; to receive $160,000 in compensation
Coal ash spill overshadowed major changes in city’s River District
A mishap last winter resulted in coal ash spilling into the Dan River at a time when Danville is making the river a focus of its downtown redevelopment initiative.
Regulators, utilities brace for new federal regulations in December
A coal-ash spill in Virginia is “very unlikely,” says Ed Baine, vice president of Dominion’s Power Generation System Operations.