About RiverLink Group

Building networks of
economic development

The RiverLink Group builds networks of economic development success by connecting clients with intelligent resources, linking forward-thinking ideas with experienced capabilities, and advancing to success with efficiency.

The RiverLink Group is a woman-owned Virginia-based economic development consulting firm, serving public, private, corporate and non-profit clients at the local, regional and state level. Our focus - at the intersection of community development, workforce, higher education and business development – delivers innovative and high quality professional and technical services to solve short or long-term needs. Led by an economic development professional with over 30 years of local and state experience, The RiverLink Group teams with Preferred Partners to provide customized and practical solutions. Our capabilities focus on business retention and growth, entrepreneurial system development, higher education partnerships, talent system development, economic and data analytics, group facilitation, strategic action planning, corporate intelligence, and organizational management services.

RiverLink provided us with actionable strategies to continue to improve our economic development efforts and maximize the ROI to our financial partners.

David Manley

Joint IDA of Wythe County


Liz has so many connections that she can bring together teams with broad talents and experiences to tackle unique challenges of her clients.  

Beth Doughty

Beth Doughty LLC


I've found the RiverLink Group exceptionally qualified and responsive as a contract partner for the GO Virginia 3 Council in terms of timeliness, work quality, efficiency, and creativity.

Bryan David

GO Virginia Region 3


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Practical Solutions

We love to serve clients who are at the intersection of business, education and government; that linkage is a fluid dynamic that requires experience and knowledge in navigating system complexities in real time.


Our Mission

We build capacity for success


Our Purpose

We serve the stakeholders of economic development


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