Why a great community is everyone’s business.

Virginia Beach has a rich heritage as home to tens of thousands of Navy families. The businesses that currently operate in APZ-1 are part of the fabric of this City, as are the people who work at NAS Oceana and their families. As dedicated partners in the quest for a community of a lifetime, we’ve all joined forces to safeguard our City and preserve our high quality of life. These are our stories.

Military readiness and quality of life are not mutually exclusive goals.
Captain Chad P. Vincelette
Commanding Officer NAS Oceana
The YesOceana application was the simplest of our whole moving process. They made it effortless on our part and we knew right away that our...
Heather Adolphi
With ongoing expansions, one of the things that drove our decision to stay in Virginia Beach versus an opportunity out of the state was the...
Craig Rhode
Architectural Graphics Incorporated (AGI)
I definitely recommend the Yes Oceana program. The folks at the Economic Development Department were easy to work with. The Yes Oceana program provides significant...
Doug Davis
Locating in the Oceana part of Virginia Beach has many advantages including easy access to the interstates.
Catherine Callahan
Callahan Management Solutions
I found the application process very easy. The interface with the principals within the Yes Oceana program was the easiest part.
David Kifer
Peerless Carpet Care & Restoration Services
I would highly recommend other businesses apply to the Yes Oceana program. Having a 90% rebate for 15 years is a very nice benefit.
Anthony Cataldo
Cataldo Builders