Darryl Gosnell, President & CEO
Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance
The goal of the Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance (The Alliance) is to match the business needs required for your company to be successful with the assets found in Virginia’s Hampton Roads region. We help by facilitating your evaluation process and providing powerful tools that save you time and money as you seek to locate your new operation in our vibrant business community.
Representing the 15 individual counties and cities that comprise Hampton Roads, The Alliance highlights the unique individual assets of each municipality while emphasizing the collective strengths of the region. Hampton Roads is truly interdependent economically, socially, and culturally, and success in one jurisdiction is success for all.
Recognized by the International Economic Development Council, The Alliance is one of only 25 Accredited Economic Development Organizations (AEDO) in the nation. Earning an AEDO accreditation tells clients and investors The Alliance is superbly qualified to support a client’s business needs and effectively manage national and global marketing programs.