James City County is pleased to announce that Willow Grove Primitives celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Aug. 22. Locally owned and operated by Kellee Smalley, Willow Grove Primitives is a country home décor shop specializing in reproductions of early American style furniture and hand-crafted goods from local...
James City County is pleased to announce that Build-A-Bear Workshop celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Aug. 12. Build-A-Bear Workshop is an interactive store where you progress through bear-making stations to create your very own personalized stuffed animal. The store is located in the Williamsburg Premium Outlets, 5715...
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We have always attracted founders.
Virginia began as a business venture on the shores of the James River more than 400 years ago, and James City County continues to attract innovators today. Modern day founders discover a lifestyle and business climate in which they can prosper.
Whether you’re an entrepreneur launching a new venture or an international Fortune 500 company looking to relocate or expand, you’ll find a professional business climate here that is full of resources and opportunities.
“As an entrepreneur who has started several businesses in James City County over the past 15 years, I have been very pleased with the responsiveness and professionalism of the County staff. Whether it was assisting in the build out of new construction or helping us identify grant opportunities to help expand our business, the staff at the County has been there to help. I am confident that we are headed in a positive direction that should serve James City County for years to come.”