• Virginia ranks 3 among states with the highest concentration of science and engineering degree holders, and 11th most innovative state,, January 2016.
  • Richmond ranked as the “Most Artistic Mid-Sized City in America,” according to Gogobot study, November 2015.
  • Short Pump was named to ‘Most Educated Places in America’ list, by NerdWallet, August 2015.
  • Virginia named one of the ‘top 10 states for encouraging innovation’ by Consumer Electronics Association, April 2015.