Accolades - Work
Richmond named a top city for creatives, by Thrillist, July 2016.
Virginia ranked one of the “Best States for Business” in 2014 by Forbes.com. Virginia took the first place six times since 2006, and ranked 2nd in 2012, 2011 and 2010.
Ranked No. 9 among large cities for financial activities jobs, by New Geography, December, 2014.
Virginia was awarded a Silver Shovel in the 5+ to 10 million population category by Area Development magazine in 2013. The award recognizes states' innovative economic development policies that attracted new employers in 2012, as well as catalyzing investments in facility and operating expansions by existing local businesses, driving significant in-state job growth.
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