When Collins Denny held the first meeting of the Virginia Career Network in November, two people showed up. Now the group has more than 1,000 members registered between Meetup.com and Linkedin.com. The Virginia Career Network, founded by Denny, a manager at the local information technology firm Leading Edge Systems, and Deborah Gallant of Convergent Technology… Read more »
Another Richmond homebuilder has incorporated a guarantee for laid-off buyers into the marketing pitch. Several weeks ago, BizSense reported LINK that the programs, which started earlier this year with the car manufacturer Hyundai, are spreading into the home-building industry. “We understand there are layoffs out there,” said Kevin McNulty, the president of Lifestyle Builders. “We… Read more »
The empty grocery store and parking lot at Grace and Harrison streets could soon be converted into classrooms and library storage for VCU, according to the school’s facility manager.
There are two important concerns to think about: maximizing the return on your capital and meeting your personal needs.
Q-T Realty purchased the 18,000-square-foot office/warehouse at 10520 Lakeridge Parkway in Hanover for $1.2 million. Trimble Properties purchased the 6,000-square-foot office/warehouse at 11029 Richardson Road in Hanover for $650,000.
Like a classic urban myth, few lawyers in Richmond know personally an associate or partner who’s lost a job, but seemingly everyone knows someone who knows someone who’s gotten laid off.
If campaign contributions are any indication, the Richmond business community is rallying behind Republican Bob McDonnell to become Virginia’s next governor.
Capital One Financial Corporation is cutting 58 jobs from their US Card division. About 40 of the cuts in the Richmond area, the rest will be at the company’s headquarters in McLean.
Dozens more retailers have disappeared from local malls in the past six months. About 15 percent of the storefronts in Richmond’s six largest malls are vacant.
It’s been a busy year for Boxwood Partners, an M&A advisory firm that also manages a private equity fund specializing in technology and online retailers. After about a year in business, the company is ready to move from its Shockoe Bottom digs into something with 6,000 or 7,000 square feet. Go inside the current office and meet the staff with RBS.