Welcome to WVEDC.org

The West Virginia Economic Development Council was created to bring the various economic development professionals and organizations from around the state together to share and collaborate on common programs and issues. WVEDC promotes activities to retain and expand current business and industry in West Virginia and to attract new business and industry to West Virginia. WVEDC is the only professional organization in the State with the sole functions of promoting economic development and serving economic development professionals across West Virginia. Please browse our site to find out more about our commitment to the communities, businesses, and economy of West Virginia. Thank you, and enjoy your visit.

November 17, 2014

WVEDC Board of Directors

The WVEDC Board of Directors will meet Monday, November 17 at 11:00 a.m. at the WV Manufacturers Association in Charleston.

December 15, 2014

WVEDC Board of Directors

The WVEDC Board of Directors will meet Monday, December 15 at 11:00 a.m. the WV Manufacturers Association in Charleston.

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December 16 2014

2015 Legislative Team & Schedule Session Convenes - Wednesday, January 14 Last day to introduce bills in both Houses - Monday, February 23 Bills due out of committees - Sunday, March 1 Last day to consider bill on 3rd Reading (passage stage) - Wed. March 4 Session Adjourns - Saturday, March 14 2015 West Virginia Legislature New Majority Party Leadership Team State Senate President Bill Cole; Majority Leader Mitch Carmichael; Finance Mike Hall; Judiciary Charlie Trump; Education Dave Sypolt; Energy, Industry & Mining Jeff Mullins; Government Organization Craig Blair; House of Delegates Speaker Tim Armstead; Majority Leader Daryl Cowles; Finance Eric Nelson; Judiciary John Schott; Education Amanda Pasdon; Energy Woody Ireland; Government Organization Gary Howell; Health Joe Ellington.

December 11, 2014

The Division of Personnel’s mission is to provide personnel management programs to support State agencies in employing and retaining individuals of the highest ability and integrity to provide efficient and effective governmental services for the citizens of West Virginia. Key to this mission is the…