In The News

Jo Bradley Receives GBIC's Highest Lifetime Economic Development Achievement Award

BURLINGTON, VT - The Greater Burlington Industrial Corporation (GBIC) presented its highest recognition award to Jo Bradley, CEO of the Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA), at its 64th Annual Meeting on June 20, 2018 at the ECHO Leahy Center on the Burlington Waterfront. Read More

"Fox Penny Farm: Producing Sport Horses and Future Competitors"

A great story by this title about VACC borrower Fox Penny Farm is in the winter 2018 issue of Vermont Farm Bureau's Vermont Fences magazine. Learn more here.  

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VEDA FInancing Helps Liambru Tasty Expand

Nice Rutland Herald article about Liambru Tasty, who were approved for VEDA financing to help the home-based craft brewers begin producing commercially.  Learn more here. Read More

Darn Tough Vermont Wins Award

Congratulations to VEDA borrower Cabot Hosiery Mills for having won the most prestigious award in the outdoor industry for their Darn Tough Vermont socks!  Learn more here.

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Cheryl Houchens Promoted to VEDA's Executive Management Team

Cheryl Houchens has been promoted to VEDA's Executive Management Team.  Serving as VEDA's Chief Compliance and Loan Review Officer, Cheryl has over 25 years' experience in community and regional banking.  Congratulations, Cheryl! Read More

The Gateway Farm -- Sweet Dreams of Success

Great Boston Globe story about how VEDA borrowers Trent and Abby Roleau of Bristol are becoming a maple sugaring success story at The Gateway Farm!

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VACC's Alan Curler Receives National Award

Alan Curler of New Haven, Vt. recently received the Honorary American Future Farmers of America (FFA) Degree.  Curler received the award at the 2017 National FFA Convention & Expo during an onstage ceremony on Friday, Oct. 27 in Indianapolis.

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VACC Staff Member Receives National Award

News Release: Community member honored

INDIANAPOLIS (Monday, August. 28, 2017/National FFA Organization) – Alan Curler of New Haven, Vt. was recently selected to receive the Honorary American FFA Degree.

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Recent Local News Coverage About A VEDA-Financed Project

Business People Vermont has a story in the publication's March issue about Bia Diagnostics, a growing Vermont company that utilized VEDA financing to expand to a Colchester location. Read More

Working Lands Enterprise Board (WLEB) Announces New Loan Pilot Programs

The Working Lands Enterprise Board (WLEB) has announced the creation of two innovative new loan pilots in partnership with VEDA and the Vermont Community Loan Fund (VCLF) to support working lands entrepreneurs and dairy farms that are transitioning to organic production. Learn more here. Read More