Country Roads Angel Network

West Virginia’s only accredited angel investment organization designed to mentor, review, and invest in the businesses owned and operated in the Mountain State.


The New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA) and The WV Hive Network are proud to administer Country Roads Angel Network (CRAN). CRAN serves as the state’s only accredited angel investment network. Our investors review West Virginia entrepreneurs and their companies that are looking for private equity investment. 

Services Provided

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Angel Investment Providers (Specialty)
  • Equity Funding Preparation
  • Venture Capital Providers

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program
Contact Information
Peyton Ballard
205 S Kanawha Street
Beckley, WV 25801