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David Lieving

David Lieving

David Lieving named President & CEO of Huntington Area Development Council (HADCO)

Huntington, West Virginia

Huntington, West Virginia

We are proud of the Huntington region and all it represents. We offer numerous amenities and incentives for you, your family and your company to locate here.

Retail Development

Retail Development

Our area is home to the largest mall in West Virginia with over 150 businesses. The downtown Pullman Square retail area mixes national franchises with local entrepreneurs.

Metalworking

Metalworking

The region is one of the most diversified metalworking areas in the country supplying a variety of products for aerospace, oil and gas, automotive, coal, defense, and pollution control industries.

Transportation

Transportation

Our area is served by two rail lines, passenger rail service, two airports, and Interstate 64. A new intermodal facility is currently being developed. Huntington is also the country’s largest inland port.

Biotech Development

Biotech Development

HADCO partners with Marshall University to promote and market the area’s biotech assets. This includes the development of a biotech incubator at the University.

Taxes Lowered

Taxes Lowered

The WV Corporate Net Income Tax rate was reduced to 6.5% on January 1, 2014. The Business Franchise tax, which is being phased out, was reduced to 0.1% on January 1, 2014.

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Accredited Economic Development Organization

About HADCO

HADCO is a proud member of the Accredited Economic Development Organization. Our mission is to attract new employers to Cabell and Wayne Counties, West Virginia, to retain existing employers, and to help all employers expand their businesses. We market the assets of the greater Huntington area to business prospects looking to relocate or expand. Learn more about us ›

News & Resources

07/27/2016

West Virginia Trade Mission to Europe (London & Dublin) October 17-21, 2016. …

07/22/2016

http://www.ssuchronicle.com/2016/07/22/top-medical-jobs-for-june-2016-aureus-medical-announces-five-most-searched/

7/27/2016
West Virginia was selected by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to receive $200,000 from the agency’s State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) program to support a new export assistance program under the International Division of the West Virginia Development Office - West Virginia First S...
7/22/2016

Medical staffing agency Aureus Medical Group has publicized its list of the top five jobs that were most searched online during the month of June 2016. Aureus Medical provides staffing and recruitment services in the areas of travel nursing, travel therapy, and travel and full-time positions i...

7/22/2016
Management 101 - The Basics, Huntington, WV Date: August 10, 2016 Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: Mountwest Community & Techincal College Cost: $250/person, lunch provided One Mountwest Way Huntington, WV 25701 Registration Deadline: August 3, 2016 About this Seminar: Management and supervision can be extremely difficult. It requires balancing customer’s needs, production schedules, internal goals, unexpected problems, unforeseen changes, and personnel issues. How does one successfully juggle these responsibilities to ensure the successful future of the company? During this day-long class you will be introduce to a variety of management skills that will help you to become a more effective leader About the Presenter: Chuck Stump, founder of The Performance Group, believes that attitude is ultimately more important than skill. A Charleston native and graduate of West Virginia University, he uses his diverse background and experience as a corporate manager, a proven facilitator, a trusted consultant, and the owner of four different businesses to help his clients build their people, so their people can build their business. Since 1998, he has presented over 1,300 fun and informative presentations in the areas of leadership, change management, individual and organizational behavior, client care, and communication. His seminars use more than 27 years of hard-learned life lessons that help people change not only the way they think…but the way they act! His client list reads like a “who’s-who” of businesses of all sizes including successful companies like Amazon.com, McDonald’s, 3M, and City National Bank just to name a few. Contact David Carrick at 412-327-9119, or by email at david.carrick@mail.wvu.edu with any questions.

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Featured Properties

8201 Fraziers Ln
Lesage, WV 25537

Type: Manufacturing

Sq. Ft.: 100,750

673 10th Street
Huntington, WV 25701

Type: Office

Sq. Ft.: 26,000

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HADCO President Gary Walton answers questions from a group of Japanese students during a brief stop in Kyoto, Japan.