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 […]

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, […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: StageCoach Theatre Company

by Andrea Winey

Thanks to Jerri Wiseman and Terry Smith, of StageCoach Theatre Company! 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? Jerri Wiseman was cast in a show written and directed by Terry Smith. When Jerri heard that […]

Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist: Rusty Foster, Bow Tie Strategies

by Andrea Winey

Thanks to Rusty Foster, of Bow Tie Strategies for your submission! Congrats! Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017. Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today? Five years ago, I started Bow Tie Strategies out of my house. Bow Tie is a public relations firm […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Fitness Design Solutions, LLC

by Andrea Winey

Thanks to Jennifer Cochran, of Fitness Design Solutions, 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? Fitness Design Solutions, LLC is a functional fitness movement education experience offering Pilates, Yoga and Massage Therapy. I work […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Select Construction Company

by Andrea Winey

Thank you to Allen Kabiri, owner of Select Construction! Congratulations 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? I moved to the United States in 1976 absolutely determined to succeed. I learned English, I enrolled in school […]