Workforce Development

Center for Workforce and Business Development
Contact Name Janet Shelton
Contact Info 330 Red Oaks Shopping Center, Suite 1
Ronceverte, WV 249970
Phone: (304)647-7410 Email:
Business Description The Center for Workforce and Business Development brings quality employee training and business support services to the Greater Greenbrier Valley. Serving Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas Counties, the CWBD is a part of the West Virginia higher education program through the New River Community and Technical Center.

Mountain Quest Institute
Contact Name David And Alex Bennet
Contact Info RR 2, Box 109
Marlinton, WV 24954 (Pocahontas Region)
Phone: 304.799.7267 Fax:
Business Description Research and Learning center.

Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing
Contact Name Becky Caldwell
Contact Info
Institutue Description The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing, RCBI encourages job creation, economic development, innovation and entrepreneurship by supporting manufacturing companies of all sizes. They offer leading-edge equipment use and specialized training for everyone from sole proprietors to Fortune 500 companies.RCBI’s  goal is to use their Advanced Manufacturing Technology Centers across West Virginia to provide the resources that individuals and companies need to create, enhance and expand their businesses. In addition to providing leased use of high-tech equipment for prototyping or production, affordable workforce development programs, Quality Management implementation assistance, and customized technical skills training, RCBI assists companies in electronic networking and procurement – particularly with federal contracts.
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