Welcome to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership GIS Site

The GIS Team of VEDP's Research Department creates high quality cartographic products, conducts sophisticated geospatial analyses, develops geo web applications, and maintains relevant spatial data layers in order to further the Partnership's mission:

To enhance the quality of life and raise the standard of living for all Virginians, in collaboration with Virginia communities, through aggressive business recruitment, expansion assistance, and trade development, thereby expanding the tax base and creating higher-income employment opportunities.

GIS Staff

  • Michael Kolonay
    GIS Manager/Application Developer
    mkolonayblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5687
  • Mary Davis
    Sr. GIS Specialist
    madavisblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5686
  • Sunny Sanders
    Sr. GIS Specialist
    ssandersblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5688
  • Andrew Dickerson
    GIS Data Technician
    adickersonblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5689
  • Angela Oakes
    GIS Cartographic Technician
    aoakesblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5685

Contact Information

        PO Box 798
        901 East Byrd Street
        Richmond, Virginia 23218-0798
        (804) 545-5600


System Architecture

  • ArcGIS Desktop 10.2 - ArcInfo, ArcView
  • ArcSDE 10.2
  • ArcGIS Server 10.2
  • ArcGIS Extensions- Network Analyst, 3-D Analyst, Spatial Analyst, Business Analyst
  • ESRI Developer Network
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat
  • HP Designjet v6100ps (42 inch)