Top Regional Employers

Businesses of all sizes are important to growing a vibrant community. James City County is fortunate to have a strong economic base from six Fortune 500 companies and a wealth of other important employers.

Fortune 500 Companies

Ball Metal—Supplier of metal and plastic packaging to the beverage and food industries

Northrop Grumman—Designer, systems integrator and manufacturer of military aircraft, defense electronics, precision weapons, commercial and military aerostructures

Owens-Illinois—One of the world’s leading manufacturers of glass containers for food packaging

Smithfield Foods—The world’s largest pork producer and processor

Walmart Import Distribution Center—Three-million-square-foot facility employing 700 Walmart associates

50 Largest Employers

  1. Busch Entertainment Corp.
  2. Williamsburg James City County School Board
  3. County of James City
  4. Eastern State Hospital
  5. Walmart
  6. Riverside Regional Medical Center
  7. Kingsmill Resort
  8. Anheuser Busch, Inc.
  9. Avid Medical
  10. Joy Food Store
  11. Williamsburg Landing
  12. Lumber Liquidators Service
  13. Jamestown Yorktown Foundation
  14. Williamsburg Plantation
  15. Owens Brockway Glass Contractors
  16. Martin’s Food Market
  17. Ball Metal Beverage Container Group
  18. Farm Fresh
  19. Kaman’s Art Shoppes, Inc.
  20. Michael Kors Retail Inc.
  21. Printpack Inc.
  22. Diamond Resorts Management
  23. Citizen’s & Farmer’s Bank
  24. Captain George’s Seafood Restaurant
  25. Food Lion
  26. Greystone
  27. Windsormeade of Williamsburg
  28. Diamond Resorts International
  29. Target Corp
  • TGM – Ford’s Colony
  • Regional Jail Authority
  • Two Rivers Country Club
  • Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites
  • Lumber Liquidators
  • OS Restaurant Services, Inc.
  • Branscome
  • Under Armor Retail
  • Village Williamsburg
  • Williamsburg Indoor Sport
  • BKD Employee Services
  • The Fresh Market
  • Stantec Consulting Services
  • ABM Janitorial Services
  • Richmond Fitness Inc.
  • Tidewater Physicians
  • Alphastaff
  • Infrastructure Inc.
  • James City Service Authority
  • Nike Retail Services Inc
  • Bayada Home Healthcare
  • Source: Virginia Employment Commission, 50 Largest Employers, 2nd Quarter 2014

    Other Regional Employers

    Foreign-affiliated firms: Anheuser-Busch InBev (Belgium), Quadrimaran International (France), Berliner Glas-US, Inc. (Germany), and Mombaur International Consulting Solutions LLC (Germany)

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