Hanover’s Perspective

Hanover Foils LLC – Take a Virtual Tour

Hanover Foils is a flexible packaging converting company specializing in confectionary foils, food wrap foils, beverage and dairy foils, industrial foil products, and pharmaceutical, medical and nutraceutical foils. Their products can be found in such places as foil lids of yogurt cups, duct tape, car parts and candy wrappers. Located in a 80,000 square foot production facility in Ashland, Hanover Foils designs… View Article

Kings Dominion Debuts New “Hybrid” Roller Coaster, Twisted Timbers, in Hanover County

  The wait is over for guests looking to get their thrill fix on Kings Dominion’s newest roller coaster, Twisted Timbers. Wood and steel intertwine into twisting barrel roll drops, dynamic inversions and gravity-defying weightlessness on the park’s newest coaster, which is set to open to the public on Saturday, March 24. Twisted Timbers, the first coaster of its kind in the Mid-Atlantic, is… View Article

Enjoy Spring in Hanover – 2018

Spring is the season for getting back outdoors.  Mark your calendars for these upcoming events in Hanover County. Kings Dominion kicks off their 2018 season on Saturday, March 24. Be sure to check out their new hybrid steel and wood rollercoaster – Twisted Timbers. Plan to visit Kings Dominion during the weekend of March 30 – April 1 daily from noon to 5:00… View Article

Virginia Advances to Top Spot in Annual Workforce Development Rankings

Virginia rose from second to first place in the Atlantic region in a recent analysis of state workforce development activities conducted by Site Selection Magazine. Among the eight states that were ranked, Virginia scored ahead of highly competitive states such as Florida, North Carolina, Maryland, Delaware, and Georgia. Site Selection’s fourth annual state workforce development rankings introduced a more robust methodology this… View Article

Hanover Seeks to Honor Legacy Companies

Longevity of a business is a benchmark of success and proof that a business is viable and well managed. The ability of a business to manage the ebbs and flows in an ever changing world is no easy feat. What makes a business successful? There are some common values, qualities and traits of a successful business: Good people: All successful and stable… View Article

Hanover: Helping Businesses Grow

Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes,” Hanover County Economic Development Director Linwood Thomas is fond of saying. “It’s our job to help them succeed in Hanover County.” A recent example is Absolute Stone Design, which in October had a ribbon-cutting ceremony in a new 35,000 square foot showroom south of Ashland. The new facility demonstrates how far Absolute Stone Design has… View Article