Mass layoffs affect 222 people at Telvista in Danville

A view of the Telvista location in Danville (Google Earth)

DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) - According to a warn notice, 222 people will be laid off at Telvista, a call center, in Danville.

According to the notice, the mass layoff will go into effect September 30.

Telvista officials said previously that “an unexpected reduction in one of our customer's business needs" will affect operations in Danville.

"We recognize that this news is difficult for employees, their families and the community. Telvista is diligently working with its internal team and local agencies to ease the impact of this customer decision,” the company said.

The Danville Telvista location was established in 2005 and currently employs around 500 people.

This is a developing story, stay with ABC 13 for updates.

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