New business opens

A grand opening ceremony for Echo World Communication will be held Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 11 a.m. The new company will be located in the former Bank of America building at 300 North Main Street. (Bobby Conner photo)

LAWRENCEVILLE – A grand opening ceremony for Echo World Communication will be held Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 11 a.m. The new company will be located in the former Bank of America building at 300 North Main Street. Make plans to attend to welcome this new company to the Town of Lawrenceville and Brunswick County.

Carl Townsend, President of Veritas Healthcare Center, a subsidiary of Echo World Communications, said, “It is time for our dreams to be turned into action.  Our long-awaited Digital Health Clinic and Pharmacy in Lawrenceville Virginia, will have its Grand Opening January 14.”  In addition,” Townsend said, “Our Consumer Service Center is adding 75 immediate jobs to Lawrenceville.”

Governor Ralph Northam said, “We are thrilled to welcome Echo World Communications to our Commonwealth and to the vibrant region of Southern Virginia,” he continued, “Our economic development partners in Brunswick County and the surrounding area have worked to cultivate a supportive environment for companies like Echo World Communications, and this expansion demonstrates the positive impact of their efforts. We look forward to continued growth for Southern Virginia’s corporate services industry.”

“I am delighted to have Carl Townsend’s business, Echo World Communications, as a part of our town,” said Mayor of Lawrenceville Scott Martin. “This is a giant step on our path to creating jobs, encouraging more businesses to locate in the area, and revitalizing downtown Lawrenceville. I thank Veritas Echo World Comm for investing in our community.”  

For more information about the grand opening call (434) 848-0248.