Hanover County Economic Development recognizes significant economic development growth in a community is generated by existing businesses. To help nurture this growth HCED operates Business First Hanover in coordination with Business First Greater Richmond.
Business First Hanover works closely with local businesses to:
Retaining businesses and fostering existing business growth is an important priority in Hanover County, and HCED assists existing businesses with finding expansion locations in Hanover.
HCED’s Existing Business Manager works with local businesses to provide assistance with numerous issues including permit requirements, workforce development, training, and networking. They also manage the Business First Hanover program and associated volunteers and reports activities to the Hanover County Board of Supervisors to demonstrate how critical local businesses are to Hanover County’s economy. By providing current and up-to-date information through multiple outlets, County businesses can adapt to relevant issues affecting their daily operations.
So you've decided to participate in a Business First visit. We're looking forward to talking to you!
This is a great oppurtunity to voice your opinion, connect with resources that might help your business today, and form a lasting relationship with your local economic development department for any needs that may arise in the future.