Southside / Region 3

About the Region

Region 3 consists of the cities of Danville and Martinsville, and the counties of Amelia, Brunswick, Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Henry, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, Patrick, Pittsylvania, and Prince Edward. By geographic footprint, Region 3 is the largest of the nine regions and has the lowest combined population.

Region 3 Stats:

Total Population 373,322

Total Employment 153,265

Unemployment Rate 4.0%

Median Income Level $33,846

Mfg. Establishments 498

Mfg. Employment 18,027

Target Industries:

Advanced Manufacturing, Healthcare, High-Value Natural Resource Products, Professional Services, Business Services, and IT Data Centers

Select Clients Served Regionally:

  • DanChem
  • Drake Extrusion
  • Eastman
  • Intertape Polymer Group
  • Mehler Engineering Products, Inc.
  • Starsprings USA, Inc.
  • TSI Yarns
  • Virginia Glass Products Corporation

Client Testimonials:

Tyton BioSciences logo

“GENEDGE service offerings helped Tyton BioSciences provide a new perspective on our business objective of delivering fiber solutions for improving the circular green renewable value chain.”

– Iulian Bobe, PhD, Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder, TYTON BioSciences LLC, Danville, Va.

Applied Felts logo

“GENEDGE consistently provides effective business service solutions for assisting Applied Felts reach our internal company objectives.”

– Carl Fleming, CFO, Applied Felts, Martinsville, Va.

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