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It’s Never Too Soon to Think About the End

By Jay Gruendl of Corporate Results, Inc. There are very few instances in business where someone will say, “It’s too soon to start thinking about that,” and this definitely applies to having an exit strategy.  While many of the financial metrics used in the initial valuation of the business can be maximized in the 18-24 […]

Stay Smart with your Smart Devices: IoT & Cybersecurity

Post written by Joel Scharlat, IVEA Consulting [The following is an adapted excerpt of a previously posted blog article. The full post can be read here.] Now that the holidays are behind us, we can begin to slowly wean ourselves off peppermint mochas, candy canes, and hot chocolate. For anyone who received a smart anything this […]

MilAdvisor Helps Increase Access to Capital for Startups

Post written by Vanessa Wagner, Loudoun Economic Development A survey of more than 1,000 entrepreneurs in 43 countries found that the elements of the ecosystem of greatest concern to entrepreneurs are funding and finance, human resources, and market opportunity. With funding and finance topping the list of concerns for small businesses, it’s important that Loudoun County […]

EYE ON LOUDOUN: Legislation Time in Richmond!

It is that time of year again, when Senators and Delegates from around the Commonwealth huddle in Richmond to review more than 3,000 pieces of proposed legislation. The makeup of the Virginia General Assembly is different this year, but don’t worry– the Loudoun Chamber is still on the job, reviewing the legislation and communicating with […]

De-clutter Your Outside to Find Space in Your Inside

Post written by Lisa Geraci-Rigoni, of The Organizing Mentors; Thank you to Insight Into Action Therapy for allowing us to share this post. Learn more about the Healthy Business Challenge, here! De-clutter Your Outside to Find Space in Your Inside I believe people bring too much stuff into their lives for many reasons. First, it […]

PRESS RELEASE: Loudoun Chamber Releases 2018 Public Policy Positions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Eric Johnson, Government Relations Manager ejohnson@loudounchamber.org  //  571.209.9024 Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun Chamber’s 2018 Public Policy Positions was released this week. The document can be found here. As the Chamber enters its 50th year, advocating in the public policy arena continues to be a key focus for the Chamber. Many of […]

MEDIA ALERT: Loudoun Chamber To Host Board of Supervisors Leaders

January 04, 2018 Contact: Eric C. Johnson O (571) 209-9024 EJohnson@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, […]

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 […]