Harrison County Economic Alliance Corporation

Harrison County Economic Alliance Corporation The Harrison County Economic Alliance Corporation (The Alliance) was created in 2008 from the merger of three previous entities providing economic development revolving loan funds. The Alliance continues to promote the economic prosperity of Harrison County businesses through direct loans and a reduced-rate loan program with the cooperation of numerous local banks and the Cities of Bridgeport, Clarksburg, and Shinnston.

2017 Board of Directors and Officers

  • President - David Jones (MVB Bank)
  • Vice President - Jimmy Smith (City of Bridgeport)
  • Secretary - Kathy Wagner (Harrison County Chamber)
  • Treasurer - Trey Hornor (Hornor Brothers Engineers)
  • Director - Ronnie Davis (City of Salem)
  • Director - Kim Haws (City of Bridgeport)
  • Director - Greg Hefner (First Energy Corp.)
  • Director - Martin Howe (City of Clarksburg)
  • Director - Randy Light (Steptoe & Johnson PLLC)
  • Director - Jamie Metz (Harrison County Economic Dev. Corp.)
  • Director - Amy Wilson (City of Shinnston)

Loan Guidelines, Application for up to $100,000 and/or Application for $100,000-$250,000:


United Hospital Center MVB Bank, Inc. The Thrasher Group, Inc. Chase Arnett Carbis Toothman PLLC Stephanie Hayhurst-Hall State Farm Agency Salem International University Dominion Antero Resources Corporation Huntington Bank Steptoe & Johnson PLLC First Energy HomeFinders Plus Real Estate Citynet WBOY-TV12