RICHMOND – The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced the acceptance of nine Virginia companies into its two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program: Airborne Tactical Advantage Company (ATAC) of Newport News; Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, LLC of the City of Richmond; Integrated Textile Solutions, Inc. (ITS) of the City of Salem; Lessard Design… Read more
RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that nine companies from across the Commonwealth have graduated from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s (VEDP) Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) Program, touting impressive results from their newly acquired tools to successfully export products and services overseas. These companies increased their international sales by an average of… Read more
The ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a participant in the VALET July 2015 Class, recently signed an affiliation agreement with the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB), merging ASCLD/LAB into ANAB. The merger with ASCLD/LAB allows ANAB to enhance its expertise in the field of forensics accreditation while providing uninterrupted service to… Read more
Current VALET participant sweetFrog (Class of January 2015), was recently ranked number one by the Daily Meal among the 25 Best Frozen Yogurt Shops Across the United States ! Read more about sweetFrog’s success via the Richmond Times Dispatch. Congratulations sweetFrog!
Magnets USA (VALET July 2016), recently wrote about their success at their largest trade show setup yet, the Keller Williams Family Reunion convention in New Orleans. Magnets USA is a Virginia-based manufacturer of magnetic and related marketing products. During the show, Magnets USA was able to meet hundreds of customers and leads from the United… Read more
Chantilly-based Germane Systems (VALET Class of January 2015), a developer of ruggedized computers and servers said it has signed a multi-year contract with Boeing Defense, Space and Security. Under the deal, the company will develop and build products for the Boeing P-8A Poseidon multi-mission maritime patrol aircraft. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed…. Read more
The ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a participant in the VALET July 2015 Class, recently acquired Accreditation Services Bureau, also known as Laboratory Accreditation Bureau (L-A-B). Like ANAB, L-A-B provides “accreditation based on international standards for testing and calibration laboratories.” The acquisition will allow ANAB to “better serve a broader base of customers and meet… Read more
PR Newswire recently published an article about the strategic partnership between Dominion Voltage, Inc., a member of the VALET Class of January 2014, and OMNETRIC Group. Together, the two companies will “expand the deployment and integration of DVI’s EDGE® voltage optimization and Volt/VAR optimization solution, helping utilities to measure customer voltages using advanced metering infrastructure… Read more