INNOVATION CENTER | RESERVE SPACE | TOUR THE PARK | BECOME A MEMBER

Media Resources

Quick Facts

  • The Virginia Biotechnology Research Partnership Authority was established in 1993 as a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Virginia to disseminate scientific and technological research and development knowledge among public and private entities
  • Activation Capital manages over 1.2 million square feet of lab space in the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park in Richmond, Virginia
  • Over 2,000 people are employed by companies operating out of the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park
  • Activation Capital has deployed over $5M in funding to support or grow ecosystem support organizations, including Lighthouse LabsStartup VirginiaRiverflow Growth Fund, and the Dominion Energy Innovation Center

Logos

Companies
Supported
483 +
People Employed by Companies
3112
Funding Raised by Companies
$ 50.9 M
Minority, Veteran, or
Female-Led Companies
43 %

Press Releases

Alliance for Building Better Medicine Earns NSF Engines Development Award by the U.S. National Science Foundation

The U.S. National Science Foundation has announced that the public and private sector stakeholders in the Richmond-Petersburg region, working together as the Alliance for Building Better Medicine, will receive one of the first-ever NSF Regional Innovation Engines (NSF Engines) Development Awards (Type 2) including $1M in funding. NSF Engines represent one of the single largest broad investments in place-based research

Media Mentions