Omega Protein relocates corporate headquarters to Reedville

Omega Protein corporate headquarters are now occupying the former J. Howard Smith Company building above at 610 Menhaden Road, Reedville.

Omega Protein corporate headquarters are now occupying the former J. Howard Smith Company building above at 610 Menhaden Road, Reedville.

REEDVILLE—As the final step in a multi-year process, Omega Protein has officially moved its corporate headquarters from Houston, Texas, to Reedville.

As part of the move, additional employees have been added to the workforce following a major renovation and reinvestment in the company’s Reedville facilities.

Moving our headquarters to Reedville is part of our long-term commitment to Virginia and the region,” said chief executive officer Bret Scholtes. “We’re proud of our long history here, and this move ensures that we will be active members of the community for years to come. It is safe to say that we are happy to be home in Reedville.”

Essential to the relocation was a $1.3 million investment made by the company to refurbish a historic building on the property to serve as the new headquarters. Working with a local team of…

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