2018 Loudoun Small Business Conference

THE 2018 LOUDOUN SMALL BUSINESS CONFERENCE FEATURES VALUABLE SEMINARS AND PRESENTATIONS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS TO HELP SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS, START-UPS AND ENTREPRENEURS TAKE YOUR BUSINESS TO THE NEXT LEVEL.

The keynote and breakout sessions are designed to help you gain valuable insight into trends affecting today’s small businesses and to give you tools to help your business thrive. This full-day event offers invaluable insights and exclusive networking opportunities with a wide range of business-critical topics such as Hiring Employees, Sales Strategies, Social Media, Finding Advisors and Mentors, Marketing Strategies, Ways to Grow Your Business, Creative Ways to Finance Your Business and much more! We have gathered some of the best speakers in the business who will educate, not sell. You will walk away with new knowledge that can help your business succeed in today’s economy.

Spend a day with fellow entrepreneurs:

Hearing best practices in how to successfully start and grow your business
Networking with fellow business owners who can inspire you for success
Learn valuable tips and techniques to manage and grow your small business

The conference is hosted by the Small Business Development Center in Loudoun/Leesburg and the Loudoun County Department of Economic Develoopment. The SBDC @ MEC-Leesburg is a non-profit, grant funded program that provides services to small businesses in Loudoun County to help them start, grow and prosper. We offer low cost educational events and programs as well as no cost business advising services to individual small businesses. Our programs and services are funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. You can find out more about the SBDC in Loudoun County by visiting http://masonenterprisecenterloudoun.com/.

Details:

Registration is REQUIRED: http://loudounconference.com/

Location:

Washington Dulles Airport Marriott – 45020 Aviation Dr, Sterling, VA 20166

 

Signature Events

Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards

The Loudoun Chamber celebrated its 55th Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on Friday, January 20, 2023 at The National Conference Center. We honored top community leaders as well as celebrate the success of the 2022 Board of Directors Chair, Shawn Mitchell, owner of Modern Mechanical. We will also welcomed in our 2023 Board and the new Chair Carol Barbe, owner of Backflow Technology.

The 2023 Community Leadership Award winners in each category had the opportunity to select one nonprofit organization to receive a $1,000 grant, thanks to the generosity of the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties. Stay tuned for more information about the 2024 Annual Meeting. 2023 Event Photos

 

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Chamber Classic

On Monday, August 15, 2022, the 40th Annual Chamber Classic was held at The Club at Creighton Farms. This event has been Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for four decades. The Chamber Classic offers our sponsors tremendous marketing exposure, and an incomparable day of golf on this Jack Nicklaus designed course. If your company’s target market includes senior level executives and business owners who have a passion for the game of golf, we invite you to consider a 2023 Sponsorship. Stay tuned for more information and pricing.

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Small Business Awards

For 28 years, the Loudoun Small Business Awards have been the most prestigious honors celebrating the best small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofit organizations in our Loudoun community. We hope you will join us to congratulate finalists and winners in 9 categories, including the top prize, at the 2022 Small Business of the Year. Winners are announced in front of a live audience of Loudoun’s top business and community leaders. This event will take place on Friday, November 4th at the Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles.     View Photos / View 2021 Finalists & Winners

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Valor Awards

 

This Spring, the Chamber will honor the Loudoun Chamber will honor first responders, our community’s real-life heroes, and several truly heroic citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions at the 38th Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards. Stay tuned for the 2023 event date!

Click to view the 2022 Event PhotosClick to view the 2022 Valor Awards Program Book

 

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