Create employment opportunities Invest in the community Part of our economic and social fabric Source of innovation Conversations reveal opportunities to build a better business climate Satisfied, successful businesses help attract others Our existing businesses=someone’s prospects Why Existing Businesses?
Thank area businesses Listen and understand issues Deepen our relationships Connect to resources Understand and affect the regional business climate Grow a stronger regional economy Overall Program Goals
Interview 500 firms Assist 100 Support the creation of 1,500 new jobs Encourage capital investment of $50 million Targeted Program Outcomes
Questions? Sara J. Dunnigan, CEcD Senior VP, Existing Business Services and Talent Development Greater Richmond Partnership, Inc firstname.lastname@example.org 804.343.6968 www.linkedin.com/in/sarajdunnigan www.twitter.com/SaraDunnigan www.grpva.com