Department Of Economic Development
The Department of Economic Development (DED) is responsible for building the Richmond economy.
Our goals are encouraging the long-term growth and development of the City of Richmond and maximizing the city's assets and advantages without compromising the health of its neighborhoods and residents.
DED offers a set of services to businesses interested in relocating or expanding in the City of Richmond and sparking growth in strategic commercial corridors and historic neighborhoods.
|Name||Title (Area of Responsibility)||Office Phone Number||Email Address|
|Melissa Paglia||Executive Assistant||(804) 646-1507||Melissa.Paglia@richmondgov.com|
|Carla Childs||Senior Management Analyst||(804) 646-7438||Carla.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jennifer Fobbs||Senior Management Analyst||(804) 646-0723||Jennifer.email@example.com|
|Rick Winston||Economic Development Programs Administrator (Loan Programs)||(804) 646-5036||Rick.Winston@richmondgov.com|
|Casey Gilchrist||Senior Manager (Business Attraction, Retention, and Expansion)||
|George Bolos||Business Services Manager (Enterprise Zone Program, CARE Program, and Brownfields Program)||(804) 646-0477||George.Bolos@richmondgov.com|
|Devin Wood||Marketing Manager||(804) 646-0043|