Our Story

We advocate, educate, and facilitate.

As the premier business resource hub in Botetourt County, we offer a strong voice for issues that affect business locally and regionally,  innovative programming and networking opportunities, and are a reliable, collaborative strategic partner ensuring economic growth and prosperity for businesses in our area.

We were founded in 1945.  Large industrial facilities and locally owned service and retail businesses are part of our thriving business community. 2020 is our 75th anniversary!

Our core is advocating for our members. Included are fourteen areas of focus, with main areas including Business Education, Infrastructure, Economic Development, and Workforce Development. We look forward to helping your organization grow and prosper!