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Thursday, June 07, 2018
Thursday, June 7, 2018FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Andrea Winey O (571) 209-9034awiney@loudounchamber.org Winners Announced for Sixth Annual Loudoun Chamber Healthy Business Awards  Loudoun Businesses That Demonstrate Commitment to Employees’ WellnessAre Honored at Healthy Business Awards Ceremony at StoneSprings Hospital CenterLansdowne, VA -- The Loudoun Chamber announced the top honorees ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Thursday, June 07, 2018
Contact: Eric C. Johnson O (571) 209-9024 EJohnson@LoudounChamber.org Loudoun Chamber Submits Comments on Envision LoudounChamber Members Overwhelmingly Participate During Public Comment Period  Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun Chamber submitted comments to the Envision Loudoun Stakeholder Committee last week, as well as comment cards from nearly 300 business leaders. The Chamber, representing more ...read more
Categories: Political, Economic, Press Releases
Friday, June 01, 2018
Contact: Andrea WineySr. Communications Managerawiney@loudounchamber.org(703) 777-2176   Loudoun Chamber Seeks Nominations for the 24th Annual Small Business Awards   Awards honor Loudoun’s best small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofits; Winners announced at Awards Dinner in November  Lansdowne, VA -- The Loudoun Chamber has opened the nomination process for the 24th Annual Small ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Press Releases
Friday, May 11, 2018
For Immediate Release: May 10, 2018Contact: Andrea WineySr. Communications Managerawiney@loudounchamber.org(703) 777-2176 Loudoun Chamber Seeks Nominations for the 24th Annual Small Business Awards  Awards honor Loudoun’s best small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofits; Winners announced at Awards Dinner in November  Lansdowne, VA -- The Loudoun Chamber has opened the nomination process for ...read more
Categories: Press Releases
Monday, April 23, 2018
                                    Monday, April 23, 2018Contact: Andrea LucasSenior Communications ManagerLoudoun County Chamber of Commerce(571) 209-9034alucas@loudounchamber.org       Acts of Valor: Loudoun Chamber honors 178 local heroes at 33rd Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards April 20thRecently retired Fire Chief Keith Brower honored with Stu Plitman Community Service Award; 18 ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, April 13, 2018
April 11, 2018  Contact: Tony HowardM (7030 470-0792thoward@loudounchamber.org     Quadruple your Money: Every Dollar Donated to Loudoun Chamber Foundation Turns Into $4 on May 1  Claude Moore Foundation, Toth Financial and Loudoun Chamber pledge $5,000 each to match donations made to Loudoun Chamber Foundation during GiveChoose 2018  Loudoun, VA – Thanks to the generosity of the Claude ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, April 13, 2018
                                    Thursday, April 5, 2018Contact: Andrea LucasSenior Communications ManagerLoudoun County Chamber of Commerce(571) 209-9034alucas@loudounchamber.org     Acts of Valor: Loudoun Chamber to honor 178 local heroesat 33rd Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards on April 20th  Recently retired Fire Chief Keith Brower will be honored with Stu Plitman Community Service ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Loudoun Chamber Hosts Leaders of Dulles Airport and Washington Metro Chamber to Hold State of Transportation PolicyMaker Series Event ​Lansdowne, VA - The Loudoun Chamber presents the “State of Transportation,” a PolicyMaker Series discussion featuring Jack Potter, President and CEO of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and Paul Wiedefeld, General Manager and CEO of the Washington ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Political, Press Release
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun Chamber supported a number of pieces of legislation which were approved by both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly in 2018 and are now pending action by Governor Ralph Northam. The Chamber also took a strong stance against more than twenty bills which would have had a negative impact on the Loudoun economy and statewide.    Seven pro-education bills were passed, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Political
Monday, March 12, 2018
  March 12, 2018 Contact: Tony Howard Work (703) 777-2176 Cell (703) 470-0792 thoward@loudounchamber.org  Loudoun Chamber applauds Virginia General Assembly for approving $154 million in permanent funding for Metro Loudoun Chamber’s top priority for 2018 session will, when matched by Maryland and D.C., provide first dedicated funding source to ensure Metro’s safety and ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Political
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Article from Loudoun Now The challenge is on. The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce has opened its annual Healthy Business Challenge and it’s not just for members. The initiative is designed to promote wellness programs that help make employees feel more valued, and, in turn, enjoy better work performance. The healthy business challenge is an online scorecard that is quick and easy to fill ...read more
Categories: Chamber In The News
Monday, February 26, 2018
MEDIA ALERT:February 21, 2018Contact: Andrea LucasSenior Communications ManagerLoudoun County Chamber of Commercealucas@loudounchamber.org571.209.9034 office   Loudoun Chamber’s Business Women andHealth & Wellness Initiatives present “Making Time for You”  Lansdowne, Virginia –  With the new year in full swing, it’s beneficial for everyone to create a work-life balance that works for them and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
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: Press Release, Community, Press Releases
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