VEDP, UVA Kindle Partnership on Grounds

UVA hosts Stephen Moret, President and CEO of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP)

Charlottesville, VA, February 14, 2020 – Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) President & CEO Stephen Moret and Assistant Vice President for Talent Solutions Debbie Melvin visited Grounds on Friday to meet with willing partners from the University and the region. The meeting focused on talent development efforts and included updates from the UVA Career Center, the UVA Facilities Management Apprenticeship Program, the UVA School of Data Science, the UVA School of Continuing and Professional Studies, and UVA Engineering.

The availability of a skilled and educated workforce is critical to employers for site selection and business expansion. Partnership between VEDP and UVA is an important tool for creating targeted industry growth in Virginia.