A ‘Talented’ Approach to Growing the Roanoke Region

The Roanoke Region is getting “stickier” by the day.

The summer schedule is packed with Get2KnowNoke programming for college students and young professionals to help them develop professionally and create a network with ties to the region.

It’s part of a two-pronged talent solution strategy developed by the Roanoke Regional Partnership to connect with college students while engaging them with the region as a place to work after graduation.

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Roanoke Innovation Corridor Grows

Roanoke’s Innovation Corridor got another boost Wednesday as Carilion Clinic announced a $300 million expansion of Roanoke Memorial Hospital that will include a new 15-story tower and a new behavioral health hospital flanking Jefferson Street. 

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Outdoor Benchmark Report: How Do We Compare?

The 2018 Outdoor Benchmark analysis has been completed by the Roanoke Regional Partnership. This update of a 2012 study, also done by the Partnership, compares the Roanoke Region to peer outdoor communities – Asheville, NC; Boulder, CO; Chattanooga, TN; Greenville, SC; and Portland, ME.

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