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


Advantage Valley is a coordinated economic region in West Virginia with 13 designated Opportunity Zones in the cities of Charleston, Huntington and South Charleston as well as Boone, Jackson and Mason Counties.

Open the Advantage Valley PITCHBOOK or Advantage Valley PITCHBOOK BROCHURE for info on how you can invest in 20 key growth sectors and dozens of real estate, development and business opportunities ready for investment.

Pitchbook Brochure (Adobe PDF)
Pitchbook (Adobe PDF)

Analysis of best market opportunities for business development

Advantage Valley has identified 20 significant business opportunities for entrepreneurs and growing  businesses in its Analysis of Best Market Opportunities for Business Development report. The business opportunities are detailed in 20 easily-consumable playbooks available for any entrepreneur, growing business, site selector, or company prospect considering business operations in the Advantage Valley region.

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 | Jackson County Development Authority | Lincoln Economic Development Authority | Mason County Development AuthorityPutnam 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