The Wyoming County Economic Development Authority is committed to opening our doors for business by providing assistance, services, and information you need to live and work in Wyoming County, WV.

Type of assistance may include but are not limited to:
  • Identifying new site and building locations
  • Funding assistance to address immediate and future needs
  • Technical support and referrals for your business needs

We proved support and technical assistance to existing businesses to address their challenges and opportuities in a strategic effort to retain and maintain employees and sustain the existence of the business.  We provide support and technical assistance to start-up businesses to encourage business planning and packaging.

We offer loans for individuals in Start-Up Businesses and those who have Existing Businesses to provide Economic Development opportunities for Southern West Virginia.  Loan amounts range from $300 to $150,000.  Loan applications are available by contacting the Wyoming County EDA or  The Wyoming County EDA has provided 348 business Loans for over $9,165,000 across the state of WV.

John D. Rockefeller IV Industrial Park
The John D. Rockefeller IV Industrial Park is located on the Welch-Pineville Road with commercial buildings ranging in sizes from 3,000 square feet to 11,250 square feet.  The Industrial Park is currently providing 30 jobs to Wyoming County.

Barker's Creek Industrial Park

The Barkers Creek Industrial Park is located at 1443 Herndon Road, in Tralee, WV.  The property was recently remediated through a United States Environmental Protection Agency's Voluntary remediation Program and is currently waiting on its Certificate of Completion.  There is one tenant on site.  The Industrial Park is currently providing 40 jobs to Wyoming County.

The Wyoming County EDA office is located at 506A RIver Road, Pineville, WV 24874, across from the Pineville Elementary School.

Executive Director:  Christy Laxton
Administrative Assistant, Loans and Operations:  Laura Roberts-Lambert
Administrative Assistant, Accounting and Finance:  Whitney Bailey
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Closed - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

PO Box 1828
Pineville, WV  24874
Phone:  (304) 732-6707
Fax:  (304) 732-6963

EDA Brochures

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Board of Directors

President - Mike Goode
Vice President - Frank Mann
Secretary - Sandra Privett
Treasurer - Dean Meadows

Dr. Sam Muscari, Sr.

Barry Smith

Kevin Gillespie

Lorraine Lusk

Terry Runion

Sam Stewart

Bob Spencer

Tim Ellison

Christy Bailey

Mike Prichard

John Bailey

Tami Morgan

Jim Cook

Larry Mathis

Deirdre Cline

Dean Meadows

Kelli Karper