2nd Annual Young Entrepreneurs Academy Results

by Penny Swan

Thursday, April 11, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: K.C. Repage O (571) 209-9033 krepage@loudounchamber.org   Loudoun’s student entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas for money at Young Entrepreneurs Academy’s April 10th Investor Panel $5,000 in investment capital awarded to Loudoun’s Young Entrepreneurs Lansdowne, VA – Just like in the hit TV Show Shark Tank, a group […]

Acts of Valor: Loudoun Chamber honors 178 local heroes at 33rd Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards

by Penny Swan

                                Monday, April 23, 2018 Contact: Andrea Lucas, Senior Communications Manager, Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce (571) 209-9034 alucas@loudounchamber.org   Acts of Valor: Loudoun Chamber honors 178 local heroes at 33rd Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards April 20th   Recently retired Fire Chief Keith Brower honored with Stu Plitman Community Service Award; 18 civilians […]

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Why Should I Take the Healthy Business Challenge?

by Andrea Winey

What is the Healthy Business Challenge? The healthy business challenge is an online scorecard that is quick and easy to fill out. Developed by the Loudoun Chamber’s Health and Wellness Business Initiative, it is an opportunity for your business to think about and implement a Wellness Program. How do I sign up for the Healthy […]

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

by Andrea Winey

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, […]

Loudoun County Chamber Announces Winners for 23rd Annual Small Business Awards

by Andrea Winey

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 […]

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Small Business Finalist Spotlight: KeyLyme

by Andrea Winey

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

by Andrea Winey

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 […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Flow Yoga

by Andrea Winey

Thanks to Megan Cartier at Flow Yoga, and congrats again! Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017. 1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today? Fourteen years ago, I was teaching yoga to my colleagues in an AOL conference room. My following of devoted yogis grew […]

Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist Spotlight: Chris Burns, Old Ox Brewery

by Andrea Winey

Thank you to Chris Burns, of Old Ox Brewery, and congratulations again! Chris Burns is nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year, and Old Ox Brewery is nominated for Rural Business of the Year. Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017.  1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Car Clinic of Virginia

by Andrea Winey

Thank you to Pushp & Param of Car Clinic VA! Congrats again! Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017.  1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today? The current ownership of this decade old business commenced via an acquisition in January 2015. At that time, […]