Business News

An Appalachian nonprofit is getting creative to help tastemakers start and grow their boozy businesses. The Progress Fund’s new Craft Beverage Fund connects West Virginia and Pennsylvania brewers, distillers and winemakers [...]

Learn & Earn grants are an incredible opportunity for employers in West Virginia to have the chance to train ideal future employees.  Employers select students who are studying at a local [...]

When Canaan Valley Resort lift operators open the gates at 9 a.m. this Friday, skiers will be greeted by some of the best first-day snow in the history of the resort, [...]

Marshall University’s College of Health Professions is providing global internship opportunities for its students during the 2017-18 winter season at YongPyong Resort in South Korea – a venue hosting the 2018 [...]

Teays Valley Service Experts Heating and Air Conditioning is offering $10 off a Precision Tune-up or service call when customers donate non-perishable food items for Mountain Mission from now through the [...]

Featured Articles

Meet the Young Guns Class of 2018

In a 1947 piece for the Morehouse College student newspaper, Martin Luther King Jr. wrote that the true goal [...]

Advice from the Experts

Entrepreneurship plays a vital role in economic growth. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2015 startups [...]

Focused on the Future: Dr. Gordon Gee

“West Virginia is a very small state, and we have every problem in America, but we are small enough [...]

The Economic Impact of Higher Education

West Virginia’s colleges and universities are not only critical for improving the state’s educational attainment and training the state’s [...]

Planning for Prosperity: A Q&A with Woody Thrasher

By Samantha Cart The new secretary of the West Virginia Department of Commerce is no stranger to promoting economic development. [...]