From small business to large, King & Queen County is home to employers that are making a difference regionally, state-wide and nationally.
The featured businesses listed here bring life—and, most importantly, jobs—to residents throughout the Middle Peninsula region of Virginia.
Bennett Mineral Company
Located just outside of Walkerton, VA, Bennett Mineral Company, Inc. produces absorbent clays for cat litter, industrial floor absorbents, and agricultural feed supplements. The company was founded in 1980 with the discovery of an extensive, highly absorbent Fuller’s Earth deposit in the Walkerton area. A family-owned and operated business, BMC maintains a strong tradition of excellence and a firm commitment to its customers.
River City Recycling
River City Recycling specializes in metal recycling, end of life vehicles, and scrap auto parts. We have three locations, King & Queen County, Chesterfield County and Richmond City.
We are dedicated to serving Virginia as the go-to resource for scrap metal recycling and auto recycling. We work with individuals, towing companies, mechanics, and other businesses to make Virginia’s environment healthier and to supply affordable, reusable auto parts to the community..
Images In Art
Since 1982, Images In Art Signs & Graphics has provided business advertising and marketing with the most appealing designs at an economical price. Images In Art creates custom logos, business cards, and produce signage. They also promote your businesses through vehicle decals, shirts, and other merchandise. Images in Art is located at the southern end of King & Queen County off Route 33.
Fulcrum Concepts LLC
Fulcrum Concepts LLC is a veteran-owned small business that provides full spectrum integrated solutions to customers with unique tactical requirements. The company is made up, almost exclusively, of retired Army Special Operations personnel from a variety of disciplines; flight leads, ground force commanders, ground operators, intel analysts, sensor operators, crew chiefs, armament personnel, and communications specialists providing solutions derived from more than two hundred years of combined experience planning, preparing for, and executing high risk, no fail missions for the USG.
Walter C. Via Enterprises, Inc.
Walter C. Via Enterprises, Inc. is owned and operated in King & Queen County by Walter C. and Judy C. Via. The company was formed by Walter in 1974 as a landscaping company, operating the business from home until 1984 when the business opened with a single building at its current site on Route 33 in Mattaponi.
After being incorporated in 1980, the Class A contracting company began to evolve and expand its market, focusing on the installation of gravity sewer and force main systems, water distribution systems, stormwater drainage systems and directional boring for municipalities. The business also performs site development, installation of residential driveways, asphalt sealing & striping of parking lots as well supplying topsoil, fill dirt and stone. Walter C Via Enterprises currently employs over 35 crew members including supervisors, foremen, heavy-equipment operators, CDL drivers, mechanics, painters, welders, carpenters, laborers and office administrators.