Lingerfelt CommonWealth Partners, LLC

To Purchase and Rebrand Virginia Beach Resort Hotel & Conference Center with $44 Million Capital Investment

Lingerfelt CommonWealth Partners, LLC, headquartered in Richmond, Va., will purchase the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel & Conference Center at 2800 Shore Drive for $19 million. The company has hired Commonwealth Lodging Management, LLC, a hospitality management and consulting firm headquartered in Virginia Beach, to operate and manage the hotel/conference center,… Read More

Diversifying the Economy

is our Future

Expanding diversity of the tax and employment base is a critical function of the Virginia Beach Department of Economic Development, and its efforts are paying… Read More

Seigler Reels to Move Operations to Virginia Beach

Seigler Reels assembles and distributes 10 models of performance fishing reels to U.S. and international retailers

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (May 16, 2018) — Seigler Reels, currently located at 1026 Jessie Dupont Memorial Highway, Burgess, Va. in the Northern Neck, will move… Read More

Kempsville High School academy students win first place at World Series of Entrepreneurship

A nationwide venture pitch competition for high school students with $10,000 as the top prize

Kempsville High School Entrepreneurship and Business Academy (EBA) students won first place at the World Series of Entrepreneurship competition – a nationwide venture pitch competition for high school students with $10,000 as the top prize. Click here to learn more. Read More

South Atlantic Express Provides Ultra-High-Speed Cable

from South Africa to U.S. through Virginia Beach Landing Site

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (May 8, 2018) — ACA International, LLC, which recently announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters to Virginia Beach, has announced a… Read More

Naval Research and Development Stakeholders Seek Regional Talent

Catapult Aligns Hampton Roads Tech with Naval Opportunities on June 5-6

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (May 3, 2018) – Catapult—the Naval Technology Discovery-to-Deployment Forum and Expo—will be held at the Virginia Beach Sandler Center on June 5-6,… Read More

New Realm Brewing to Open Virginia Beach Brewery and Taproom

Southeast-based brewer leases former Green Flash facility

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (April 27, 2018) — New Realm Brewing, the Southeast-based craft brewery founded by Carey Falcone, Bob Powers and Mitch Steele, former brewmaster… Read More