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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Article published by Loudoun Now, Monday, February 19, 2018 The conversation among Loudoun business leaders began in the days after the Charlottesville riot last year and it stepped up as anti-Semitic and racist fliers appeared in the driveways of Loudoun homes. How should they react if these extremists sought to infiltrate Loudoun? This week, they released a formal statement denouncing the ...read more
Categories: Chamber In The News, Political, General News Article
Thursday, February 15, 2018
                                                                                                                                                                                                            February 15, 2018Contact: Eric C. JohnsonO (571) 209-9024EJohnson@LoudounChamber.org   Virginia General Assembly Commends Loudoun Chamber   Loudoun Delegation Recognizes Chamber’s 50th ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Meals Tax Bills Defeated in State Legislature Loudoun Tribune, February 8, 2018 Read More Here State legislation that would have allowed officials to add a county-wide tax on food bought in local restaurants without voter approval has been killed thanks in part to lobbying by business officials. Leesburg and other towns within the county already have meals taxes, which are collected in addition ...read more
Categories: Chamber In The News
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
 Virginia Proposed Meals Tax Hike TV Spot & article from LocalDVM, located hereLANSDOWNE, Va. - One of Virginia's most profitable industries is now speaking out after a proposed meal tax hike put out by the general assembly. The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce and other industry leaders are advocating on behalf of restaurants and voters while fighting against these bills.   TV Spot & ...read more
Categories: Chamber In The News
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
January 22, 2018Contact: Eric C. JohnsonO (571) 209-9024EJohnson@LoudounChamber.orgLoudoun Chamber Successfully Lobbies Against Meal TaxLansdowne, VA - The Loudoun Chamber and other industry leaders successfully advocated on behalf of restaurants and Virginia voters while fighting against meals tax bills in the General Assembly. The Chamber applauds the Virginia Senate Committee on Finance for ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Political
Monday, January 29, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, January 29, 2018Contact: Andrea LucasSenior Communications Manager571.209.9034 officealucas@loudounchamber.org   2018 Loudoun Community Leadership Award Winners AnnouncedWinners were unveiled at Loudoun Chamber’s 50th Anniversary Gala & Annual Meeting  Lansdowne, Virginia – The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce announced the winners for the 2018 Community ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Friday, January 12, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Andrea Lucas, Senior Communications Manager O (571) 209-9034alucas@loudounchamber.org Loudoun Chamber Launches 6th Annual “Healthy Business Challenge” to Honor Local Businesses That Make Employee Wellness a Priority   All Loudoun businesses welcome to complete Healthy Business scorecard to record their efforts to support employee ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, January 22, 2018
January 22, 2018Contact: Eric C. JohnsonO (571) 209-9024EJohnson@LoudounChamber.org   Loudoun Chamber Opposes House Bill 1224  Chamber Stands Up Against Anti Winery and Brewery Legislation   Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun Chamber has notified the Loudoun County delegation to the General Assembly of its opposition to House Bill 1224 (HB1224), which would remove the current exemption for farm ...read more
Categories: Press Releases, Political
Tuesday, January 09, 2018
January 9, 2018Contact: Tony Howard(o) 571.209.9020(m) 703.470.0792thoward@loudounchamber.org  Loudoun Chamber Foundation awards $32,000 to eight nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun CountyLoudoun Chamber Foundation is dedicated to supporting economic development, education, public safety and wellness in Loudoun County  Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce today announced ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Thursday, January 04, 2018
Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun Chamber’s 2018 Public Policy Positions was released this week. The document can be found here on the Chamber's website. As the Chamber enters its 50th year, advocating in the public policy arena continues to be a key focus for the Chamber.Many of the issues in the Chamber’s Public Policy Positions also frequently appear in the news here in Loudoun County: rural economic ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Releases
Thursday, January 04, 2018
Contact: Eric C. JohnsonO (571) 209-9024EJohnson@LoudounChamber.org  Loudoun Chamber To Host Board of Supervisors Leaders  Chamber to Hold First PolicyMaker Series Event of 2018   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Media Alert: Loudoun Chamber PolicyMaker Series: Board of Supervisors Breakfast  WHAT: PolicyMaker Series: Board of Supervisors Breakfast  WHO:Chair Phyllis Randall, Vice-Chair Ralph Buona, ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Releases
Monday, December 11, 2017
2018 Loudoun Community Leadership Award Finalists AnnouncedWinners unveiled at Loudoun Chamber’s 50th Anniversary Gala & Annual Meeting    Lansdowne, Virginia – The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce today announced the finalists for the 2018 Loudoun Community Leadership Awards, which honor the businesses and community leaders that have shown outstanding leadership and commitment to support the ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Andrea Lucas Senior Communications Manageralucas@loudounchamber.org 571.209.9034 office   Incoming Virginia House Speaker Cox headlines Loudoun Chamber’s 2018 General Assembly legislative session preview         Lansdowne, Virginia –Delegate Kirk Cox, who is poised to become the next Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates when the state legislature ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
                                    Wednesday, November 14, 2017Contact: Tony HowardO (571) 209-9020M (703) 470-0792thoward@loudounchamber.org     Loudoun County Chamber Seeks Nominations for 33rd Annual Valor Awards   Chamber asks the Loudoun public to nominate worthy first responders or ordinary citizens whose heroism and lifesaving actions are worthy of recognition  Loudoun County, VA – ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Friday, November 03, 2017
Lansdowne, VA - The Loudoun County Chamber announced the winners of the Entrepreneur and Small Business of the Year, as well as the eight industry categories at the 23rd Annual Small Business Awards, which was held Thursday, November 2nd at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne.  A blue-ribbon committee of business leaders and industry experts carefully examined a record number of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Releases, Press Release
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
November 1, 2017 Contact: Eric C. Johnson O (571) 209-9024 EJohnson@LoudounChamber.org   Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce Urges Federal Tax Reform   Chamber Calls Tax Code an Anchor    Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce joined with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Virginia Chamber of Commerce to urge the United States Congress to work towards achieving ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Releases
Friday, October 13, 2017
October 12, 2017 Contact: Eric C. Johnson(571) 209-9024EJohnson@LoudounChamber.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE John Adams Wins Coin Toss, Mark Herring Will Give Opening Remarks First Lansdowne, VA – On October 20th, the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce will host a debate between the two candidates for Virginia Attorney General, incumbent Mark Herring and challenger John Adams.A coin toss was held ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
NORTHERN VIRGINIA REGION MEDIA CONTACT: Carolyn Parent, Council Chair 571.283.8714 GOVirginiaNoVaChair@gmail.comGO VIRGINIA, NORTHERN VIRGINIA REGION ANNOUNCES DEADLINE FOR LETTERS OF INTEREST SUBMISSIONSOctober 13 is Final Date for Consideration of Funding   FAIRFAX COUNTY, OCTOBER 2, 2017: The Go Virginia Northern Virginia Region 7 Council has set is deadline for receiving submissions of ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Release
Friday, September 29, 2017
For Immediate Release: September 7, 2017Contact: Andrea Lucasalucas@loudounchamber.org  |  571-209-2034 Loudoun County Chamber Announces 33 Finalists for 23rd Annual Small Business AwardsPeople’s Choice Award Voting Begins Monday, September 17            Lansdowne, VA - The Loudoun County Chamber today announced the names of the 33 finalists selected to compete in eight industry categories in ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
September 5, 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Ingrao (Reston) - 703.930.6518 John Boylan (Dulles) - 571.323.5301 Tony Howard (Loudoun) – 571.209.9020 Holly Dougherty (Mount Vernon Lee) – 703-360-6925   Northern Virginia Chamber Partnership Releases itsFourth Annual General Assembly Legislative Scorecard  Partnership of Loudoun, Reston, Dulles, and Mount Vernon Lee Chambers Created ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Release
Friday, February 28, 2014
Northern Virginia Chamber Partnership Urges General Assembly to Close the Health Insurance Coverage Gap for Virginia’s Working UninsuredDulles Corridor’s Leading Business Advocacy Partnership Endorses Private-Sector, Managed Care Option, Coupled with Audit and Reform of Traditional Medicaid   Northern Virginia - The Northern Virginia Chamber Partnership today announced that it has called on the ...read more
Categories: Chamber In The News, Press Releases