Business Women of Loudoun | Grit & Grace: Female Leadership in a Male-Dominated Industry

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Event Details

Join us for an enlightening discussion with respected community leader, philanthropist and former owner/CEO of FCi Federal, Sharon Virts, to learn leadership strategies from her journey of starting, owning and selling her million-dollar company. You will learn what it takes to be a strong female leader in today’s market, in a male dominated industry of government contracting. Sharon Virts will share her failures and successes, answer your questions and leave you with actionable items to get you started in being the most efficient leader in your place in the business world.

Event Sponsors

Signature Series Sponsors

Village at Leesburg

Platinum Series Sponsors

Backflow Technology, LLC
Painting with a Twist
Rejuvelence
Waltonwood Ashburn

Sponsorship Opportunities

Spotlight Sponsor| |  $500
Industry Exclusive 

  • Recognition from podium at chosen event, in newsletter and on Chamber website
  • 2 minute company presentation from podium at chosen event
  • Display table at chosen event
  • Brochure placement at chosen event
  • 2 complimentary tickets at chosen event

Platinum Sponsor  |  $1,200

  • Year-long logo recognition on all marketing materials
  • Two tickets to each event
  • Display table at each even

Exhibit Table  |   M/$139

  • 6′ Display table
​*All sponsorship commitments are final. All tickets and table sales are final within 72 hours of the event. No refunds or credits will be issued.

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