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Posted on: May 9, 2022

National Economic Development Week is May 9-13!

BOCO Economic Development Stewart McFadyen Campbell

Virginia Economic Development Partnership and Virginia Economic Developers Association  along with Botetourt County Economic Development is marking National Economic Development Week from May 9-13, 2022 to celebrate the positive contributions economic development makes to  localities and regions across the Commonwealth.

The Botetourt County Department of Economic Development is comprised of individuals that have decades of combined experience. We are equipped to respond to your needs with knowledge, expertise, confidentiality,  creativity, efficiency and professionalism. 

In the past two decades, Botetourt County has announced new and expanding industries totaling over $520 million in investments resulting in the creation of over 3,000 direct new jobs.  In 2010, all three major bond rating agencies upgraded Botetourt resulting in the County becoming the smallest in Virginia with AA ratings from all three agencies.  Despite the national economic slump, in 2011 alone investments totaled over $35 million and 378 direct new jobs were announced. 

Whether you are ready to start, grow or expand your business in Botetourt County, our team is available to serve you during all stages of business development.  Visit for more information.
Pictured left to right: Kim Stewart, Ken McFadyen & Luke Campbell

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