Business Services

Many government and non-profit resources are available to assist your business. Click on the links below for more information.


Area Business Suppliers & Services


Roanoke Entrepreneur Hub


Virginia Business One Stop

Virginia website tool to serve the needs of new, existing and small business entrepreneurs.


.Expansion & Location


  Retail and Commercial

Botetourt County Chamber of Commerce

Roanoke Valley Association of Realtors


  Manufacturing, Corporate Office, Research & Development

Botetourt County

Roanoke Regional Partnership

Virginia Economic Development Partnership




Geographic Information System (GIS)



Management and Systems Assessment

GENEDGE Alliance


Planning and Marketing

Roanoke Regional Small Business Development Center

Virginia’s A. L. Philpott Manufacturing Extension Program (VPMEP)


Research and Development

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Virginia Tech Centers of Excellence

Virginia Tech Economic Initiatives & Marketing Research


Statistical Information

Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission

Weldon C. Cooper Center for Public Service


Technology and E-Commerce

Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council

Virginia’s Philpott Manufacturing Extension Program

Virginia’s Center for Innovative Technology


Workforce Training and Development





Did You Know...

Fpo Did You Know

Several Civil War Trails markers are found in and around the Town of Buchanan that tell the story of Hunter's Raid. One tells how Confederate Gen. McCausland fired on the covered bridge, in the face of Hunter's advancing army. After setting the fire, McCausland swam across the James to safety as Union soldiers fired at him.