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The Greater Richmond Partnership (GRP) is the lead regional economic development organization for the City of Richmond and the counties of Chesterfield, Hanover and Henrico in Virginia.

GRP impacts the region by recruiting companies from all over the globe to provide employment opportunities and taxable capital investment for our local communities.

GRP offers no-cost site location assistance and other services to domestic and foreign companies planning new or expanded facilities. It is a single point of contact to the network of private sector and state and local government professionals that support a company’s location decision. GRP has three main priorities:

Lead Generation



The organization is structured as a public-private, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation funded jointly by the four local governments and approximately 100 area businesses.

Services are provided at no cost to the company and with complete confidentiality.


New jobs announced by assisted companies in FY22


Capital investment in FY22


Square feet of real estate impacted in FY22

Vision Statement

Greater Richmond will be the top mid-sized region in the U.S. for companies to invest.

Mission Statement

To aggressively generate economic opportunities that create quality jobs for residents in the region and increase the tax base for needed community services.