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    Sites and Buildings: Getting the Product Ready for Market

    The eighth webinar in our 2014 series took place on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

    Having available marketable sites and buildings is a very important part of a community’s economic development program. Getting sites and buildings ready to serve the needs of businesses and industries involves both planning and implementation. Attend this event to gain an understanding of the trends, tips, tricks and traps to prepare commercial and industrial sites and buildings in Virginia. You will also hear about the emergence of mega parks and mega sites in Virginia.

    Featured speaker:

    Joe Hines, PE, MBA, Principal-in-Charge, Economic Development Practice, Timmons Group

    Our speaker will touch on the following topics pertaining to site and building readiness:

    • What site or building features and benefits are important to today’s prospects?

    • What steps can a community take to pro-actively prepare a site or building?

    • What can differentiate a site or building to make it more attractive?

    • How can communities promote available sites or buildings?

    • Where can economic developers and community leaders go for assistance?

    A recording of this session is available here. A transcript of this session is available here.

    To see a schedule of webinars in our series, please click here.