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Regionalism key to economic growth, IDA told

November 21, 2013

Leigh Cockram, the new director of business development and strategic initiatives at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville, brought a message of partnership and regional cooperation to members of the Halifax County Industrial Development Authority Friday morning during their meeting at Riverstone.


Collaborative Spotlight: Dan River Region Collaborative

November 13, 2013

The Collaborative is featured in the National Funds for Workforce Solutions Newsletter.

Dr. Julie Brown, director of the Dan River Region Collaborative (DRRC) recently spoke at the National Fund for Workforce Solutions Southern States Regional Meeting. She shared insights about strategies to increase workforce development capacity and attract more employers to the largely rural four-county-two-city Dan River region in Southern Virginia.