The strength and vitality of Advantage Valley comes not only from the companies, but also from the support of local partners.

Analysis of best market opportunities for business development

The 20 Advantage Valley Business Opportunity Playbooks identify strong business opportunities for the Advantage Valley region. The opportunities are details in playbooks ideal for any entrepreneur, growing business, site selector or company prospect.


Chambers of Commerce

Charleston Area Alliance | Huntington Regional Chamber of CommercePutnam County Chamber of Commerce | South Charleston Chamber of Commerce | St. Albans Chamber of Commerce


Economic Development Groups

Boone County Community and Economic Development Corporation Corridor G Regional Development Authority | Charleston Area Alliance | Huntington Area Development Council | Lincoln Economic Development Authority | Putnam County Development Authority | Wayne County Economic Development Authority | Upper Kanawha Valley Economic Development Corporation


Convention & Visitor Bureaus

Cabell-Huntington | Charleston | South Charleston


Research & Development Institutions

Byrd Biotechnology Science Center at Marshall University | Mid-Atlantic Technology, Research & Innovation Center (MATRIC) | Polymer Alliance Zone of West Virginia | Tech Connect West Virginia | The Chemical Alliance Zone | West Virginia Regional Technology Park


Workforce Development

BridgeValley Community and Technical College | Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College | MountWest Community and Technical College | Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing