April 5, 2022 – Embody, Inc., an innovative medial device company, committed $5 million to expand its headquarters in the Norfolk Innovation Corridor (NIC), adding 10,000 square feet and 92 to new jobs to its operation. The company will continue to develop new collagen-based technologies for soft tissue repair, furthering Norfolk’s growing influence in the tech businesses, medical research, and educational advancement industries.
Governor Glenn Youngkin states, “Embody’s growth in the City of Norfolk demonstrates the strength of research and development, higher education resources, and talent the Hampton Roads region offers innovative medical technology developers. We look forward to seeing this homegrown Virginia company’s far-reaching impact, advancing the sports medicine field in our Commonwealth and beyond.”
“We are grateful for Embody, Inc.’s decision to invest $5 million in its Norfolk headquarters and create 92 high-wage jobs,” says Norfolk Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander. “Embody’s growth within the City of Norfolk’s internationally recognized Norfolk Innovation Corridor confirms we remain a premier destination for technology businesses.”
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