Representing the Lynchburg Virginia MSA:
Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell Counties; the Towns of Altavista, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Brookneal; and the City of Lynchburg.
Creating a region where businesses and individuals thrive.
To lead regional economic development through:
I. Enhancing the Business Climate
II. Cultivating Talent
III. Generating Jobs & Investment
IV. Promoting our Brand & Image Globally.
The Alliance focuses on promoting entrepreneurial start-ups, business expansion and retention, and new job creation; government relations; workforce development; connecting people and businesses; community, minority, and small business development; and the cultivation of local and regional leadership.
In 2016, the Alliance combined the longstanding work of the Lynchburg Regional Chamber and the Region 2000 Business & Economic Alliance. This merger brought the 130 year old Chamber of Commerce and our region economic development entity under one roof.