Numerous companies are finding success in Blacksburg. Businesses are leveraging our unique combination of assets and quality of life to gain a competitive advantage in today's global marketplace. In addition, click here to visit the "Doing Business in Blacksburg" site.
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Named a “Best Small Place for Business and Careers” by Forbes Magazine. Read more at Forbes.com
Named a top 50 “Best Place to Live and Launch” in the U.S. for our “mix of business advantages and lifestyle appeal" by CNNMoney.com
Outside Magazine named Blacksburg a top 10 “Dream Town” to work, play and live the Outside lifestyle. “A high-tech gem in the heart of the Blue Ridge, where the whitewater is Class V and the singletrack is off the charts.”
Association of University Research Parks - Home of the 2010 "Outstanding Research/Science Park"
Did You Know?
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford metro area is the No. 1 best-performing small metro in Virginia. The ranking is based on the 2014 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index.