Get to know the 2020 CLA Finalists! Katie Barchas Wilson, The Market Group

by Andrea Winey

Congratulations to Katie Barchas Wilson of The Market Group for being a finalist in the Young Professional Leader category! The 2020 Community Leadership Awards will be presented at the Annual Meeting on January 24, 2020 at The National Conference Center. This is an annual award given in five categories. Learn more here What does community […]

Get to the know 2020 CLA Finalists! Brigitta Toruño, UNO Translations & Communications

by Andrea Winey

Congratulations Brigitta Toruño of UNO Translations & Communications for being a finalist in the Executive Leader category! The 2020 Community Leadership Awards will be presented at the Annual Meeting on January 24, 2020 at The National Conference Center. This is an annual award given in five categories. Learn more here What does community leadership mean […]

Public Relations Small Business Tips from Loudoun’s Experienced Professionals

by Andrea Winey

Blog post written by Ashley White Krimmel, Loudoun Chamber Events Staff Member   Recently, the Chamber hosted a panel discussion on “Leveraging PR to Grow Your Business” alongside the Business Women of Loudoun Committee. We heard from Shawn Flaherty, President of Creative Strategies Public Relations, Katie Barchas Wilson, President and Chief Marketect of The Market […]

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“Crowding Out” in 2017

by Andrea Winey

We’ve all made those grandiose New Year’s promises, even knowing their fateful doom from the outset. Notwithstanding, most of us start the year off with genuine sincerity and an intent for better bodies, minds, and careers in the year ahead. How then do we so quickly lose motivation to maintain our “resolutions” and settle into […]

Meet the Finalists! Mobile Hope

by Andrea Winey

To see the FULL list of SBA Finalists, click here.Thanks, Donna Fortier, of Mobile Hope, and congratulations on your nomination! Click here to see all of the “Meet the Finalists” posts.  The 22nd Annual Loudoun Small Business Awards is Friday, November 4th!  Register Here     1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is […]

Strong is the New Skinny

by Andrea Winey

Written by Nicole Ann Gustavson, Owner, InForm Fitness As modern gals, we do it all these days: career, family, interests and hobbies, social networks, higher personal development, etc. Today, our focus need be on our health, not our “skinny.” Our functional ability and stamina, depend on our strength: the more muscular strength we have, the more […]

Business Women of Loudoun 2015 Beneficiary Spotlight: Mobile Hope

by Andrea Winey

Each year several of our committees here at the Chamber adopt local non-profits to focus their efforts. This year, the Business Women of Loudoun committee has raised money and awareness for Mobile Hope — a non-profit based here in Loudoun that helps children in need. We’re grateful Donna Fortier, Mobile Hope‘s founder, decided to share […]

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