Diversity & Development:  Ensuring Equity & Business Opportunity

The Black Business Empowerment Committee is delighted to welcome Deputy D.C. Mayor for Planning and Economic Development John Falcicchio.  He will discuss strategies to enhance equity and make economic prosperity more inclusive. Strategies include efforts to increase access to development opportunities for entities or organizations that are owned or majority controlled by individuals determined to be part of a socially disadvantaged population.

John Falcicchhio is D.C. Mayor, Muriel Bowser’s deputy mayor for planning and economic development. Falcicchio has been one of the mayor’s closest confidantes throughout her political career, first joining her administration as transition director six years ago. While Mr. Falcicchio serves dually as Chief of Staff and Interim Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, Karuna Seshasai, currently serving as Deputy General Counsel to the Mayor, will take on additional duties as Special Assistant to the Mayor.

 

Speaker

John Falcicchio

Washington D.C. Deputy Mayor

Signature Events

Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards

The Loudoun Chamber celebrated it’s Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on March 3, 2022. We honored top business and community leaders and celebrated the success of the Chamber’s 2021 Board of Directors Chair, Stacey Metcalfe, Morven Park, and welcome in our 2022 Board.

The 2022 Community Leadership Award winners in each category will have the opportunity to select one nonprofit organization to receive a $1,000 grant, thanks to the generosity of the Community Foundation of Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties.

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Chamber Classic

The 40th Annual Chamber Classic has been Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for nearly four decades. Held at The Club at Creighton Farms, 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 an Annual Chamber Classic sponsorship.

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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

 

2022 SBA Nominations
 

SBA Categories + Qualifications

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Valor Awards

 

On April 25th, 2022, the Loudoun Chamber honored our community’s real life heroes, including several truly heroic citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions at the 37th Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards at Lansdowne Resort. 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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