the power of a community


We are the leaders and catalysts for creating and maintaining
a diverse and expanding economy in the Brooke-Hancock Region
of the great State of West Virginia.
We are located within a 500-mile radius of 50% of the US Population.
Doing business in West Virginia costs 13% less than the US average.
Motivated Employees
Productive people with a strong work ethic creating high-quality output.
Why the Northern Panhandle?
Welcome to “Wild and Wonderful West Virginia”, where new business thrives amidst the backdrop an industrial legacy. Our talented workforce, generous incentives, and enviable quality of life make the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia an ideal place for business to grow.
Discover more about the Northern Panhandle.
Ground floor opportunities for existing space, virgin land, reconditioned factory space, and new construction. Whatever you need, we have access to it all
West Virginia is committed to opening doors with incentives to allow businesses to take advantage of our resources.
Our manufacturing history is complimented by local educational institutions and workforce development options.
Local Government
Our local municipal governments are creating business-focused positive decisions that help expansion and growth possible.
We have a legacy of talented labor, skilled craftsmen, and a new generation of knowledge workers ready to begin.
quality of life
From affordable housing, education, and access to recreation and the great outdoors, we offer a quality of life that surpasses most areas of the country.
our projects
Since our inception, we’ve been focused on driving value, building opportunities, and sharing rewards throughout our communities.  With over $260 million in private investment and over $33 million in public funds, the Northern Panhandle is making significant strides towards the future! 
TS&T Pottery Site
TS&T Pottery Site Project Overview
6 October, 2016 in  BHBDC
Brooke Glass
Brooke Glass - Project Overview
19 April, 2017 in  BHBDC
Beech Bottom Industrial Park
Beech Bottom Industrial Part - Project Overview
30 May, 2017 in  BHBDC
Pietro Fiorentini US
Pietro Fiorentini US
1 August, 2017 in  BHBDC
USEPA Brownfield Teamwork & Success Video
USEPA Brownfield Teamwork & Success Video
12 December, 2017 in  BHBDC
2018 BDC Marketing Magazine
2018 BDC Marketing Magazine
30 January, 2018 in  BHBDC
2018 BDC Marketing Magazine
2018 BDC Marketing Magazine
30 January, 2018  


Jobs Created since 2009
Grants & Loans Awarded since 2009
Invested since 2009
Current Unemployment Rate in 2019
Private Investment leveraged for each $1 from EDA & EPA
Latest news
The latest news and updates on economic development in Brooke and Hancock Counties. 
working hours

Our local economy never stops, so neither do we!
Monday – Friday: 9:00a – 5:00p EST

After hours, evenings, and weekends as needed.

we are here

324A Penco Road, Weirton WV 26062
Phone: +1 304.748.5041 | Fax: +1 304.914.4687