Since 1983, the Roanoke Regional Partnership`s mission is to lead the region in economic development. As a leader in strategizing, planning, and implementing regional economic development programs and policies, the partnership aims to strengthen and market the region`s assets in order to achieve a rate of economic growth that provides excellent jobs while preserving the region`s quality of life. The Partnership has helped create more than 13,482 direct new jobs and almost $1.3 billion in new investment. We represent the counties of Alleghany, Botetourt, Franklin and Roanoke; the cities of Covington, Roanoke and Salem and the Town of Vinton. We want to help your business reach its goals, so we are here for you. We will help you relocate your business and expand. We will also work to attract the right companies for your business. We will help you find the best labor and provide the best resources for your company to grow and prosper. When it comes to economic development, trust the Roanoke Regional Partnership.