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New Interagency Program Links Technology Companies and State Government

Shared by Conaway B. Haskins III, Extension Specialist, Economic & Entrepreneurial Development; Virginia Cooperative Extension | Virginia Tech Richmond Center On Monday, November 27, Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) has partnered with the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) to research, share and evaluate businesses who have made advancements in information technology (IT) that may be […]

Eye on Loudoun: Thank you and Welcome!

Post written by Eric C. Johnson, Government Affairs Manager I’d like to begin by thanking three outstanding gentlemen who have devoted many years to serving Loudoun County in the Virginia House of Delegates: Delegate Randy Minchew, Delegate Tag Greason, and Delegate Jim LeMunyon. The Loudoun Chamber had a great working relationship with these public servants, […]

Donate! Helping Our Neighbors for the Holidays

Donate to Local Nonprofits at the Loudoun Chamber Office The Loudoun Chamber is now a drop-off location for the holiday season to assist needy families in Loudoun County. Local nonprofits Women Giving Back and It Takes a Village, Baby will pick up donations at our office beginning Wednesday, December 13th, which will be the last […]

PRESS RELEASE: U.S. Chamber Awards the Loudoun Chamber with Four-Star Accredited Status

Lansdowne, Virginia – The United States Chamber of Commerce today awarded the Loudoun Chamber the four-star Accredited status for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community.  “Accreditation validates a chamber as having programs that benefit their local economy and for positively influencing action in their community,” said Raymond P. Towle, […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: KeyLyme

Congratulations to Jaclyn O’Brien, owner of KeyLyme, and congrats again! 1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today? It all started when my dog, Rex, and I were bit by a tick and didn’t know it.  At first, I felt a little off, but about 6 months still dealing with […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: KBF by Audi Contractors

Thanks to Jamil Audi, and congratulations again! Check out their website here. 1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today?  The Audi Contractors story is based on the belief that family is the most important thing in life. It’s what makes a house a home. My family decided […]

Eye on Loudoun: Why Vote Local & State Elections?

Blog series by Government Relations Manager, Eric C. Johnson We are less than a month away from the next Election Day in Virginia! On Tuesday, November 7th, Virginia will once again head to the polls to select our next governor, lieutenant governor, and attorney general. At the local level, all seven of the members of […]

Loudoun Young Entrepreneurs Academy returns for second year

Contact: K.C. Repage O (571) 209-9033 krepage@loudounchamber.org Loudoun Young Entrepreneurs Academy returns to help local middle and high school students create and launch their own businesses Loudoun Chamber, Loudoun Economic Development Authority partner on YEA! Loudoun. Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce and Loudoun Economic Development Authority have launched the second year […]

The Near Future of Drones in Loudoun and Beyond

Written by Vanessa Wagner, Loudoun County Economic Development To see other articles by Vanessa, click here Loudoun County is working to establish itself as an early adopter in the unmanned aerial systems space by attracting companies that manufacture, operate and support drones. Although the industry focus is new for many jurisdictions, Loudoun has already had almost a dozen […]