James City County is pleased to announce that Willow Grove Primitives celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Aug. 22. Locally owned and operated by Kellee Smalley, Willow Grove Primitives is a country home décor shop specializing in reproductions of early American style furniture and hand-crafted goods from local...
James City County is pleased to announce that Build-A-Bear Workshop celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Aug. 12. Build-A-Bear Workshop is an interactive store where you progress through bear-making stations to create your very own personalized stuffed animal. The store is located in the Williamsburg Premium Outlets, 5715...
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Virginia began as a business venture on the shores of the James River more than 400 years ago, and James City County continues to attract innovators today. Modern day founders discover a lifestyle and business climate in which they can prosper.
Whether you’re an entrepreneur launching a new venture or an international Fortune 500 company looking to relocate or expand, you’ll find a professional business climate here that is full of resources and opportunities.
“Our company has been doing business in James City County for more than 40 years. County staff and administrators actively seek out ways to provide assistance to existing businesses while also reaching out to attract new companies to the area. When we expanded our facility, the County was extremely helpful in assisting us by streamlining the permitting process and later in helping us to apply for Enterprise Zone assistance.”