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    Thursday, February 07, 2019
    Charleston, W.Va. – Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin and the Charleston Area Alliance welcome Infor, a global tech company, to the Capital City. The company is opening an office in Charleston and bringing 100 new technology jobs to the Kanawha Valley. The City of Charleston and Charleston Area Alliance worked collaboratively with the West Virginia Development Office to help bring this new business to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, January 03, 2019
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Winners announced for Charleston Area Alliance’s second annual Holiday Window Display Contest  Charleston, W.Va. – The Charleston Area Alliance’s second annual Holiday Window Display Contest has been lighting up downtown throughout the month of December. More than 30 businesses and organizations decorated their windows as part of the contest. Six awards – including a people’s choice award – were ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    Charleston, W.Va. – Charleston mayoral candidates JB Akers and Amy Goodwin are set to take the stage for a debate hosted by AARP West Virginia, the Charleston Area Alliance, Charleston Main Streets, the Charleston Gazette-Mail and WCHS/WVAH-TV. The Charleston Mayoral Debate will be held on Tuesday, October 16 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Charleston Civic Center Little Theater, and will also be ...read more
    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    The Charleston Area Alliance recently worked with the City of Charleston to secure Opportunity Zone status for four tracts in Charleston – Downtown, the East End, near the West Side/Elk City, and Kanawha City. Through this community development program established by Congress in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, long-term investments will be encouraged and driven to these areas of the city. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Monday, June 04, 2018
    Charleston, W.Va. – With more than two dozen West Virginia-based craft breweries making a growing economic impact across the state, the Charleston Area Alliance today announced that it has teamed up with scientists at Mid-Atlantic Technology, Research & Innovation Center (MATRIC) to help these small businesses operate more efficiently. Working with the West Virginia Craft Brewers Guild, MATRIC ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Friday, June 01, 2018
    Charleston, W.Va. – Downtown Charleston business and property owners and Charleston Police Department officers came together for Coffee with a Cop to discuss ideas and learn more about each other on Friday, June 1 at the Capitol Conference Center.  Presented by the Charleston Area Alliance, Coffee with a Cop provides the opportunity for Downtown Charleston stakeholders to sit down with officers ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 03, 2018
    The Charleston Area Alliance has released its Community Art Project, a 9 x 7’ painting, commissioned by Jack O’Hearn.   Throughout the summer at the Alliance’s Downtown Streetfest block parties, O’Hearn engaged community members to create a drawing based on their meaning of community. More than 150 individuals contributed pictures illustrating their perspective of the Kanawha Valley.   O’Hearn ...read more