Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center

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Space with Purpose for Entrepreneurs, Creatives, Scientists, and Developers

Born out of a need to translate Virginia Tech research to commercial potential, the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (VTCRC) was established in Blacksburg in 1985. Since then, it has been home to over 750 premier organizations with a common goal to disrupt industries. Today, with operations across Virginia, the research park continues to be a destination for growth and a space with purpose.

  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Automotive and Transportation
  • Biotechnology
  • Electronics and Sensors
  • Materials
  • Software
  • University Research

   Community: The VTCRC cultivates a vibrant community of creative individuals that support one another
   Curiosity: The VTCRC embraces intellectual curiosity and encourages the desire to grow and learn
   Collision: The VTCRC promotes the collision of ideas and innovators to disrupt industries


The Virginia Tech Advantage 

Located adjacent to an internationally renowned research university.

Numerous studies have shown that locating a high-tech company next to a major research university is a very successful strategy. The VTCRC is located adjacent to Virginia Tech, the largest research university in Virginia and among the top 50 in the nation. VTCRC companies can sponsor research, join industry affiliate groups, or license Virginia Tech intellectual property. 

Find Available Suites

VTCRC flex space can quickly be converted into office, wet and/or dry labs to accommodate company needs.

The VTCRC has suites available for lease with a term as minimal as one year.  The park offers high-quality business services for its tenants, as well as an innovative, entrepreneurial environment in which to conduct business.  VTCRC companies have access to conference rooms, a fitness center and restaurant, as well as a shipping and copying center.  To learn more, visit the VTCRC's Portfolio of Available Suites    

Contact Information 

To learn more about becoming a tenant at the VTCRC, contact:

Brett Malone, Ph.D.
President & CEO

Dawn Myers, CPM


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The Montgomery County Department of Economic Development (MCDED) offers a number of free and confidential services and resources to help companies large and small. We welcome the opportunity to provide direct assistance to companies interested in starting, expanding or relocating a business in Montgomery County, Blacksburg and Christiansburg. Contact us today!