CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands –– January 26, 2015 -- The V.I. Economic Development Authority, along with its subsidiary the Economic Development Commission, will be holding a Governing Board Decision Meeting on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. to resolve compliance matters for these businesses: VI Analytics, LLC; Bellicose VI, LLC; Goddard Catering Group St. Thomas Corporation; Virgin Islands Paving, Inc.; and Contractors Concrete & Building Supplies, Inc.
The V.I. Economic Development Authority, along with its subsidiary the Economic Development Commission, will be holding a Governing Board Decision Meeting on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. This meeting will be held in the boardroom of the VIEDA’s office at 8000 Nisky Shopping Center, 2nd Fl., Suite 620, St. Thomas, USVI; and via video conference feed at the William D. Roebuck Industrial Park, No. 4 Estate Negro Bay, Bldg. No. 2, Frederiksted, St. Croix, USVI.
A public hearing for the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority's (VIEDA) Economic Development Commission will be held on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the boardroom of the VIEDA’s office at 8000 Nisky Shopping Center, Suite 620, St. Thomas, USVI; and via video conference feed at the William D. Roebuck Industrial Park, No. 4 Negro Bay, Building No. 2, in Frederiksted, St. Croix, USVI, on applications re: tax exemption benefits from six businesses.
CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – January 23, 2015 - V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) announces that the William D. Roebuck Industrial Park is currently experiencing technical difficulties with its main telephone line at 340.719.2037. Efforts are currently being made by the telephone company to resolve the problem.
Reporting directly to the Director of Lending, the Loan Officer will manage the federally-funded State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Program.
Under general supervision of the Director of Lending, conducts investigations and effect collection of debts owed the Economic Development Authority, including but not limited to: the Economic Development Bank and initiate legal actions, where appropriate, consistent with general banking industry standards.
This is a full time position devoted to assisting the CEO of Economic Development Authority. The Executive Assistant will support the CEO in areas such as completion of special projects and reports, calendar management and scheduling, preparation for and reporting on meetings, correspondence, filing, telephone, travel logistics and other special events as deemed necessary.
Position Summary / Objectives:
Reporting directly to the Assistant Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operating Officer and working in partnership with EDA team, the Economic Development Commission program’s Director, Compliance must be a person of high integrity, and any other duties the Director has should not be in conflict with the compliance goals. Coordination and communication are the key functions of the Director of Compliance with regard to planning, implementing, and monitoring the compliance program.
CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – January 2, 2015 - The V. I. Economic Development Authority (“VIEDA”), through its Economic Development Commission's Board of Directors (hereafter the "EDC Board"), held its final regular public hearing and decision meeting for 2014 to consider one application for tax exemption benefits and decide on compliance matters pertaining to five businesses and on application matters concerning 13 businesses.