Skip Rowland
Will Payne, project lead and managing partner of Coalfield Strategies LLC, announces InvestSWVA on Sept. 12.
Initiative links local workers with tech jobs

Staff Report

ABINGDON – A marketing initiative launched last week with the goal of connecting tech companies in Northern Virginia with jobs to fill and workers in Southwest Virginia looking for work.

The Southwest Virginia Regional Marketing Initiative, officially known as “InvestSWVA,” is a public-private partnership focused on supporting local economic development and marketing efforts spanning the entire GO Virginia Region One, which includes Carroll, Grayson and Galax.