Velocity Micro

Fast computers making fast money

Chesterfield-based computer Velocity Micro continues to increase sales during difficult times. The company, which specializes in making ultra-fast gaming PC’s, saw sales increase 24% this past holiday season between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Spokesman Josh Covington said the momentum carried through the fourth quarter and continued into January and Febuary. Their lowest price PC… Read more »

Richmond PC maker humming along

While computer makers like Dell and Hewlett Packard are slashing prices as they brace for a drop in demand, Richmond-based Velocity Micro, which produces high-end custom PCs, says things are holding steady. The Chesterfield company’s PCs are favored by gamers. “Obviously we are seeing a little bit of a downturn in sales, but we aren’t… Read more »

CEO Tube

Randy Copeland, CEO of the high-end computer manufacturer Velocity Micro, doesn’t take himself too seriously. When Velocity marketing associate Josh Covington sat Copeland in a green leather chair, handed him a pipe and yelled, “Action!”, Copeland played along, deadpanning into the camera, “Hello friend, I didn’t see you there.” “Yeah, that was my idea,” Covington… Read more »