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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: Building a better workforce: Chamber program helps firms gain access to transitioning service members

Barry DuVal, president and CEO of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, says his organization’s job is to help the commonwealth become the best state for business.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Dominion Launches Offshore Wind Project

Dominion Energy Chairman, President and CEO Thomas F. Farrell II, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and other dignitaries participated in a ceremonial groundbreaking in Virginia Beach Monday, shoveling sand as they marked the beginning of construction on the project, scheduled to be completed in 2020.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: SEC places in Equipment Operator’s Rodeo

Held May 10-11 at Meadow Event Park in Doswell, Va., the 17th Annual Gaff-n-Go Lineman’s & Equipment Operator’s Rodeo attracted hundreds of co-op friends, family members and spectators who watched more than 150 line workers from six states ply their trade in a friendly yet competitive environment.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lufkin Serves on Diverse Workforce Panel

(Washington, DC) –Lufkin served as a panelist during Verizon’s conference earlier last week, which focused on the technology-related jobs in the workforce.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lenhart Pettit Announces Name Change to Flora Pettit

Following the retirement of Jeff Lenhart, a shareholder in its Harrisonburg office, the law firm has announced that its new name is Flora Pettit, effective March 18, 2019.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber to Sponsor Regional Economic Summit on March 13

Blairs, Va. (March 6, 2019) – The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce will host a regional economic summit on Wednesday, March 13, at 11:30 a.m. at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (150 Slayton Ave., Danville). Brian Ball, Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade, will deliver keynote remarks on economic development trends at the state level.

ALEXANDRIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Nonprofit & Association Forum Lunch and Learn to be held March 19

The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit & Association Forum is centered on quarterly networking breakfasts that allow for nonprofit & association staff members to network with one another.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: IntellecTechs CEO Discusses a Problem That Hurts Companies Everywhere

“If you are in business and you have an Internet connection – you are responsible for the risks,” said IntellecTechs Founder & CEO Jeri Prophet during the Hampton Roads Chamber Education Series event on February 19, 2019.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rockingham Insurance Commemorates Being Here for 150 Years and Making Wishes Come True

As Rockingham Insurance commemorates a 150th anniversary, it’s a time to reflect on being here for our customers and giving back to the community.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Cavalier is first Virginia Beach hotel to receive prestigious AAA rating

Only three Hampton Roads hotels, including Virginia Beach’s Cavalier Hotel, gained coveted ratings from AAA’s annual Diamond Ratings for hotels.

Roanoke County public schools cruise down the 'EducationSuperHighway'

The technology director at Roanoke County Public Schools in Virginia can recall a time about 16 years ago when their system did not have the dark fiber network and other technology that is in place today.

VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: PBMares Names Two New Partners

NEWPORT NEWS / HARRISONBURG, VA (1/16/19) – PBMares, LLP one of the region’s leading accounting and consulting firms, has elected two new partners.

HAMPTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hackworth Graphics & Printing buys Suffolk copy shop

As the New Year rang in, Hackworth Graphics & Printing, a family-owned Chesapeake-based business, celebrated its acquisition of Suffolk-based copy shop Copico.

HAMPTON ROADS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Virginia Zoo Uses Technology to Reach New Audiences

NORFOLK, VA - New technology has recently given the Virginia Zoo the chance to not only reach people in Hampton Roads, but also those far away – even as far away as Canada.

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