Succeeding in Botetourt

Botetourt County is the location of choice of successful businesses from all around the world. Let them tell you why.

Market Access

Hisami Takagi

Former President, JTEKT Automotive Virginia Tom Richmond, Altec


Labor Availability

Tom Richmond
Former Director of Manufacturing, Altec Industries


Low Costs

Steve Helgeson

Plant Manager, Metalsa Roanoke, Inc.


Responsive, Business-like Government Partner

Dennis Penrod
President, Dynax America Corporation


Workforce Development

Dr. Robert Sandel

President, Virginia Western Community College


To see a list of Botetourt’s largest employers, click here.


Did You Know...

Fpo Did You Know

The Jefferson National Forest and the George Washington National Forest have over 70,000 acres in three Ranger Districts in Botetourt County. The National Forests make up 22 percent of the county's land area and offer great environments for hunting, hiking, fishing and bird watching.