James City County is pleased to announce that Thrivent Financial celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on July 29. Thrivent offers a broad range of financial products and services and financial guidance for life events such as education funding, retirement and legacy strategies. The local office is located at...
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...
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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.
“Since 2002, Go Ape has developed public private partnerships with 10 public sector entities. It has been an absolute pleasure working with the James City County Administrator, Board of Supervisors and JCC Parks & Rec Department. From the project concept phase, all the way through our business’s opening at Freedom Park, Go Ape has been extremely impressed with the professionalism and diligence of all James City County officials who we have worked with. James City County’s ability to move expeditiously and provide a clear understanding as to what tasks needed to be accomplished in order to comply with government processes, contributed to the successful opening of our first business in the state of Virginia.”