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HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hampton Roads Military Advisory Council Hosts Third Meeting of 2019

“We’re here so that like-minded organizations, who want to support our military members and veterans, can come together on a routine basis to share information and collaborate to make Hampton Roads the best place in the nation for our military, for our military spouses, and our veterans,” said Bryan K.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Geography Professor Receives Topher Bill Service Award

Jackie Gallagher, associate professor of geography at the University of Mary Washington, has been recognized with the J. Christopher (Topher) Bill Outstanding Faculty Service Award for her contributions to UMW and her involvement and leadership in the greater community.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Nine Flora Pettit Attorneys The 2020 Edition of Best lawyers in America®

Flora Pettit announces that nine of its lawyers were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in America®.

PRINCE WILLIAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Military Divorce Attorney Ben Carafiol Joins Nichols Zauzig

Nichols Zauzig is pleased to welcome Family Law Attorney Benjamin H. Carafiol to the firm

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Vandeventer Black’s Palais Honored with the Commonwealth Award by the Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia

Richmond, VA (August 13, 2019) – Vandeventer Black attorney, Douglas M. Palais, has been awarded the Commonwealth Award by the Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia (IIAV). Palais is only the third recipient of the award in the IIAV’s 120-year history.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: UMW – RISE Mentor Receives Citizenship Award for Diversity Leadership

Rising senior Nehemia Abel’s path to Mary Washington started with a refugee camp in eastern Africa.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Leadership Series: Charlie Plisco Shares IKEA's Story

“What starts as a problem always turns into a solution” and “We don’t just make things.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: REC’s CEO and President, Kent Farmer, Elected to ODEC Board

Kent Farmer, president and CEO of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative, was elected to serve as chairman of the Old Dominion Electric Cooperative’s (ODEC) Board of Directors.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: eXcel LEADership Academy: Class of 2019

There are 33 new leaders in Hampton Roads, as the eXcel LEADership Academy graduated the students in the class of 2019.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: U.S. Chamber Foundation Launches Military Spouse Economic Empowerment Zone in Central Virginia

WASHINGTON, D.C. —The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes and the state of Virginia announce an expansion of the Virginia Military Spouse Economic Empowerment Zone (MSEEZ).

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Area students visit D.C. during annual Youth Tour

Eight students from high schools in Southside Electric Cooperative’s 18-county service area stand in front of the United States Capitol during the recent Electric Cooperative Youth Tour.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: DHG Announces Promotion of Caleb Vuljanic to Office Managing Partner

Tysons, Va., July 17, 2019 – Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG), a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, announced that Caleb Vuljanic has been promoted to Office Managing Partner of the firm’s Tysons office, effective June 1, 2019.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Virginia Reclaims Position as Best State for Business

“Virginia has long been blessed by a strong economy and we are proud to be recognized, once again, as the best state for business,” said Virginia Chamber President & CEO Barry DuVal.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Governor Appoints UMW’s Rucker to Transportation Board

University of Mary Washington Associate Vice President and Dean of Student Life Cedric Rucker will soon weigh in on some of Virginia’s most important transportation issues.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Andeventer Black’s Pierce Receives the President’s Award by the Old Dominion Bar Association

Norfolk, VA (June 27, 2019) – Vandeventer Black attorney Michael D. Pierce received the President’s Award at the 79th Annual Conference of the Old Dominion Bar Association.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ‘Human Resources Department of One?

Human resource departments serve as a direct link between a company’s legal, employment, and cultural aspects.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Tata Sons Appoints Michael McCabe as Resident Director for North America

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Michael McCabe as Tata Sons’ Resident Director for North America.

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