5 Tips on Creating a Stand-Out Application for the Small Business Awards

by Andrea Winey

Post written by Loudoun Chamber Events Manager, Ashley White Krimmel Recently we hosted a workshop with a focus on “Create a Winning Application” for the upcoming Small Business Awards on November 8th. We heard from panelists who have recently won awards at this event and they shared their best tips on how to submit an application […]

Member Celebration: Leadership Loudoun’s Mission to Raise up Local Leaders

by Andrea Winey

Article written by Loudoun Chamber Intern, Emma Royce On a breezy Monday morning, I had the opportunity to visit the office of Kindra Harvey, Program Coordinator of Leadership Loudoun. Warm, engaging, and passionate, Kindra has been essential in the development of this local non-profit specializing in the development of servant leaders. Based in Leesburg, Leadership Loudoun […]

Letter to Loudoun Board of Supervisors Regarding Housing Affordability

by Andrea Winey

Letter written by Grafton deButts, Vice President of Membership & Government Affairs, and was delivered Tuesday, May 28, 2019. To learn more about how to share your opinion with your Supervisor about the Comprehensive Plan, click here. Dear Loudoun Board of Supervisors, Since the beginning of the Comprehensive Plan process the Loudoun Chamber has closely […]

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How to Grow in the GovCon Space Besides Traditional Business Development

by Andrea Winey

Post written by: Ted Lauer, SVP with Access National Bank, a division of: Union Bank & Trust Join us at our upcoming Loudoun GovCon Event, “Government Contracting M&A: The State of Market and Acquisition Strategies” on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Register Here Growth in the government contracting space can be achieved in more ways than […]

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An Atypical Journey to Homeownership, as told by Lisa Kimball

by Andrea Winey

This blog was written by our guest contributor, Lisa Kimball, who is the CEO of the Arc of Loudoun and the 2019 Chair of the Loudoun Chamber Board of Directors. My hairstylist did it. It took several months to complete all of the paperwork and submit all of the documentation needed just to make it […]

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Testimony by President & CEO Tony Howard before the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors

by Andrea Winey

Testimony by President & CEO Tony Howard before the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors April 24, 2018, Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street S.E., Leesburg RE: Loudoun 2040 comprehensive plan update Good evening Madam Chair and members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors. My name is Tony Howard and I am the President of the […]

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Searching for a Zen Kind of Mind to Remedy the Stress of Everyday Life? Meditate!

by Andrea Winey

Post written by Dr. Suzanne Nixon, a licensed therapist, wellness specialist and meditation teacher, in private practice at Northern Virginia Integrated Therapy Center in Lansdowne. Learn more about the Health and Wellness Initiative here. Unbeknownst to me, what I learned at age 19 in my college world religion class, would become a life-long personal practice.  Meditation, […]

10 Reasons Volleyball is the Perfect Game for Overall Wellness

by Andrea Winey

Thanks to Northern Virginia Volleyball Association for this blog post. To learn more about the Health and Wellness Committee, click here. Join us at our upcoming event, April 3, 2019, “Change Your Mindset: The First Step Toward Healthier Living” here.   Recreation sports are extremely beneficial activities for children AND Adults. Recreation Sports can promote […]

Loudoun 2040: Bad Sci-fi Or A New Hope

by Andrea Winey

Blog post written by Grafton deButts, VP of Membership & Government Affairs To learn more about the Public Policy Committee, click here. First things first, let’s be honest, unless you’re reading the local newspaper’s government column or hanging out with me on the weekends you have no idea what Loudoun 2040 is.  That’s fair, no judgement […]

Meet Your Public Policy ’19 Committee Chair: Stacey Metcalfe

by Andrea Winey

Public Policy Committee Sets Its Plan for 2019 In 2019, Inova Loudoun Hospital’s Stacey Metcalfe took them helm as the Chair of the 2019 Public Policy Committee.  This vital Chamber committee is not only responsible for sifting through the hundreds of legislative actions that may affect our business community, but is the tip of the […]